Blog

What is faith? It’s a way of living with a belief that there is something larger than ourselves. Here we place blogs here from various folk within the community that is St Jude’s Church that relate faith to life. The topics are quite varied and get added to over time. Each writes on their own behalf and their thoughts are their own and we hope they’re helpful…

The Moral Neutrality of Stuff

Just recently I have been pondering the rights or wrongs of a church applying for a grant from a National Lottery Fund, and it’s taken me to a place I wasn’t expecting, a philosophical and theological thought about… ‘stuff’. In searching for a...

Life

Life. Its a bit of a journey and one where some direction can be really helpful. In John Chapter 11 there is the famous story of Jesus bringing Lazarus back to life and calling him out from his tomb, still in his grave clothes. But just before that happened, there was...

The Father Can Only Love Us

I’ve been asked recently if I could sum up my role as a Church leader alongside my faith – in a sentence. At first it seemed an almost impossible task, and to be honest, it probably is, but as I walked home after that chat, one thought started to dawn on...