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5 May 2021 Crystal Cryer Blog No comments

With a lawyer for a father, Claudia’s interest in the criminal justice system began at a young age. And a marker moment at 14 when prayed for by another teenager gave her a sense of something beyond interest – a sense of purpose, a call to be a voice for the voiceless.
Proverbs 3:27 – “Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in your power to act.” – became a foundational verse for her life as she grew in age and the awareness of the affluence from which she came, giving ...

21 April 2021 Crystal Cryer Blog No comments

When I read through the gospels something that strikes me is the amount of time Jesus spent in the outdoors. He taught in the synagogues and had dinner in people’s homes, yes, but he spent far more time teaching, healing, eating and praying on hillsides and beaches, in town centres and beside wells.

Obviously there is a slight difference in climate in Israel to us here in Scotland. But I wonder if there is still something here to inspire us? I really believe that one of the main reasons Jesu...

14 April 2021 Crystal Cryer Blog No comments

Tamsyn Radmall shares with us what happens when students decide to do the Prayer Course together!

This year has been a year of hardship, grief and frustration. But it has also been a year rich in opportunity, where more people are asking the big questions of life and where we’re ready to step into the new and unknown. This is a time where the church can step into new possibilities for ourselves and the people around us.

We as a group of students in the centre of Edinburgh have been trying to ...