Christianity and Contemporary Culture

Just a few things I've seen recentlyOrganisationsDamaris CulturewatchCulturewatch helps you explore the message behind the mediaLondon Institute of Contemporary ChristianityWorking to equip Christians to engage biblically and relevantly with the issues they face, including Work, Capitalism, Youth Culture, Media and Communication - helping you to make a difference, where you are."The Book", The New Testament, Magazine StyleA 300 page glossy magazine full of modern, artsy pictures with the new testament written in book form. The…

I didn’t know Westlife could be so profound…

Westlife Lyrics: "What I Want is What I've got"All that I want in my life,is the feeling of peace,deep within me truly,I took a chance,I let go,I promised myself,that it wouldn't scare me,Miracles appear i know,Now i can see it show,Cause i,Found out what i dreamt of,and i looked it up,At this very moment,what i want is what i've got,Found out what was missing,and i looked it up,And at this very moment,what i want is…

Job Centre Experience

Things went from humbling to comic. Gill's circumstances did not fit any of the boxes on the official's computer screen. And if she defied classification she could not exist. “Tell me what your job was and I'll do a job search for you,” said the official. “Operations director for a Footsie plc,” said Gill. “It's not coming up with anything. What about ‘area manager'?” “Yes,” sighed my friend, by this time a broken woman, “area…

Winchester Holistics

Winchester Holistics is a holistic myofascial release, craniosacral therapy, hotstone massage, stretching and reflexology service based in Winchester, Hampshire (UK), providing complementary therapies. The site was created under the banner of my business MyDesigna, we initially created a site for Reflexive Feet in early 2007, but decided that New Year 2009 was time for a fresh look. I discussed the needs of the site with Tina Hitchens, holistic therapy practitioner and owner of Winchester Holistics…

I can’t believe it’s not Facebook

I love meeting new people, and I love making connections, therefore networking must be the thing for me, right? If I'm unconsciously networking, that's works, but at some point we need to shift to consciously networking, and I'm looking to ways to do this. FacebookI have used Facebook for online networking since end of 2006, although I didn't really get into it until about April 2007, since when I have used it quite a lot. Great…