Category Archives: UCCF

University

Ten years ago this month, I started university. I can remember it so well – turning up at the University of Warwick with my family to the shabby hall of residence that to my eyes looked glamourous and sleek, and … Continue reading

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My Life of Late

I’ve been neglecting my blog recently – but I am taking 10 minutes to scribble down some thoughts on what has been quite a momentous couple of weeks. I may come back and edit this later, but I didn’t want … Continue reading

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Transitions… People

Being a CU Staff Worker brings you across the path of an extraordinary number of extraordinary people. There’s the obvious crowd- the students, changing and re-grouping year in, year out, and yet who never fail to surprise me with their … Continue reading

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Transitions… Places

One of the features of life as a staff worker is travel. From one country to another – My time with UCCF began with a pretty significant journey from Belarus back to Norwich. I’ve had the joy of going back … Continue reading

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Transitions…

You know when you move into a new place – new room, new flat, new house – it takes a while to feel at home? Over the course of your first month or so there, you slowly spread your stuff out … Continue reading

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Apologetics, Evangelism, and the Trinity – My Questions

I’ve been storing up a heap of questions for a while now, and I think if I don’t start writing them down, I’m never going to make the time to think them through! This particular round of questions has been … Continue reading

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Text a Toastie

Tonight I had fun with Anglia Ruskin CU as they ran an outreach event known as ‘Text a Toastie’. For those of you unfamiliar with the phone&food brand of evangelism, this basically amounts to asking people to text in a … Continue reading

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Finding Ourselves?

Last week I spent an afternoon with some fellow staff and Relay workers thinking about the issue of identity, with the helpful guidance of Graham Beynon. These jumbled thoughts are a mixed result of that day and some other reading … Continue reading

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Fountain of Goodness – Olly Knight & Mike Reeves

I’ve been at Forum this week with nearly 1000 CU leaders, their staff and Relay workers and a host of wonderful guests – it’s been a great week of enjoying God’s beautiful creation, deepening friendships, receiving Christ and being stirred … Continue reading

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I love Christian Unions!

University was such a significant time of life for me. It’s no exaggeration to say that the three years I spent studying at Warwick University shaped and moulded me as a person, particularly what I thought being a follower of … Continue reading

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