You’re invited to capture the vision of Freedom Hub founder Sally Irwin

In March 2014 Sally Irwin founded The Freedom Hub, a charity and social enterprise venture that trains, equips and provides work experience to survivors of modern slavery in Australia. With her co-workers she is helping survivors to rebuild their lives to a point where they can be employed, self-sufficient and have regained their self-worth. Sally will[…]

How might the church #BeBoldForChange this International Women’s Day?

Jesus loves women. It’s important for Christians to put this statement in the present tense; it’s not just that Jesus treated women with dignity and respect throughout his life — which was perhaps especially shocking when it came to the social status not just of women in Rome, but the women he’s recorded interacting with[…]

PART TWO. A PATH TO A RE-ENCHANTED WORLD: CREATING MORE BEAUTIFUL STORIES.

American novelist (story-teller) and philosopher David Foster Wallace once said: “We need narrative like we need space-time; it’s a built-in thing.” We collect and share stories, we build cultures around stories, and we imagine and transform life in the world on the basis of these stories. This is part of what separates us from the[…]

Responding to a Changing World

The world is changing, isn’t it? As I walk down the street we see more and more people from different cultures, in different forms of dress, speaking different languages. We’re increasingly surrounded by very different ways of life and views of the world. And in the last few weeks there‘s been big changes in the[…]