Darlington is a very long way north. It wasn’t until I was whizzing past York on the train that I realised just how far north I was heading (geography’s never been a strong point), but the trip was so... More

An Anglican priest, writer and broadcaster, Jo Jepson made headlines as a curate when she took on a landmark legal case over the issue of cleft palate... More

So I’m in Oxford again this week, to meet another very big brain….and this one has made it his business to take on Richard Dawkins - him of The God Delusion... More

This summer I spent a day in Oxford, talking to some academics with brains the size of planets, and feeling... More

I’ve known about Mothers' Union for many years – my mum’s been a member since I was a child, my dad was... More

I’ve known about Mitri Raheb for a while. My parents spent time with him, at his church in the centre... More

One of the main speakers at this year’s Greenbelt Festival was Brian McLaren: prominent pastor, best-selling... More

Patrick Forbes has been something of a mentor to me. I've known him since I was a teenager, when my mum... More

Elizabeth Oldfield felt in a bit of a rut at 27, looking about for a job that might be perfect for her... More

Steve Chalke is a busy man - Baptist minister, founder of Oasis Trust, pastor of Oasis Church in South... More