Mockingbird is a magazine/journal published in the USA. Each issue is thematic, with articles, poetry, illustrations, interviews, and a sermon transcript variously featuring. All themes are addressed from a perspective of grace, God’s grace and grace as living. Given that international postage is high buying them issue by issue is a bit prohibitive. Particularly when …

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It’s a worry if the church simply transfers the exhausting, life-draining, joy-sucking demands of the rest of life to its own agenda and programs. The Gospel demands that people need something very different than to feel that their church sees them as a resource to meet their goals. Worse still, the thought that coming to …

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When a leper seeks Jesus, the leper wants one thing – not a change in social status – not a change in health – what the leper wants is Jesus. From Rosaria Butterfield. “And Jesus stretched out his hand and touched him, saying, ‘I will; be clean’” (Luke 5:13). That touch changed the man. But …

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