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    Walking through a minefield in the dark

    by Stephen Davies on 23rd June 2017

    For many people living in a city like Nairobi, there isn’t much to be joyful about, unless, of course, you have the means to live in a nice house in a quiet suburb, and access to one of the many shopping malls springing up in the smarter areas of town. [more…]

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    Our global family

    by Stephen Davies on 21st June 2017

    The latest statistics which tell us about the world's population, and the incredible help the Church gives to people of all faiths and none throughout the world. [more…]

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    Where you've helped

    by Stephen Davies on 21st June 2017

    Your donations through the Red Box make a huge difference to the lives of hundreds of thousands of people around the world. [more…]

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    Red Box: Thank you!

    by Stephen Davies on 16th May 2017

    Thank you for the positive difference you have made to millions of people in 2016 through your generous and prayerful support of the Red Box [more…]

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    Summer Masses 2017

    by Stephen Davies on 4th April 2017

    Together with family and friends, you are invited to Mass and refreshments to thank you for your support and to provide you with an opportunity to hear how your Red Box donations sustain our work throughout the world. [more…]

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    Of course we want to!

    by Stephen Davies on 3rd April 2017

    ‘Of course I want to! Be cured!’  Jesus replied when the leper asked whether Jesus wanted to heal him (Mark 1:41). [more…]

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    First Holy Communion children helping children

    by Stephen Davies on 29th March 2017

    Part of the Missio network, Mission Together (MT) provides such things as healthcare and education for the world’s poorest children, regardless of background or belief. In England and Wales, Mission Together encourages children to pray and fundraise to help vulnerable children – children helping children [more…]

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    Uplifting the downtrodden

    by Stephen Davies on 29th March 2017

    Winding our way through the twists and turns of the Sri Lankan hill country at tremendous heights left me with a feeling of awe. The lush green tea plantations on either side of the road reminded me of the television advertisements for tea I’d seen as a child – layers of never-ending green leaves. Amongst the greenery were tiny, brightly coloured dots, which on closer inspection became tea plantation workers, nimbly picking leaves as quickly as they could. Often the mist obscured my vision, however there were literally hundreds of people on those steep green hills. [more…]