Why Theology?

Why Theology?

This week, guest blogger Adrian Dewar shares his reflections on our recent ‘Why Theology?’ seminar. I wonder what you think of when someone mentions the word ‘theology?’ According to the Oxford Dictionary theology is ‘the study of the...
Meet The Staff Member: Sam Evans

Meet The Staff Member: Sam Evans

Over the past few years, our staff team has grown and changed. In 2019, we want to help you get to know the Gateway team! Each month a few of our blogs will introduce you to a different staff member. This week we will be meeting Sam Evans.   Sam, what is your job...
What is Hope?

What is Hope?

In this week’s blog, guest Heather Cole writes about hope. “Hope” is the thing with feathers – That perches in the soul – And sings the tune without the words – And never stops – at all – Emily Dickinson January can be a dark month,...
Meet the Staff Member: Richard Devis

Meet the Staff Member: Richard Devis

Over the past few years, our staff team has grown and changed. In 2019, we want to help you get to know the Gateway team! Each month a few of our blogs will introduce you to a different staff member. This week we will be meeting Richard Devis.   Richard, what is...
Meet the Staff Member: Beth Howard

Meet the Staff Member: Beth Howard

Over the past few years, our staff team has grown and changed. In 2019, we want to help you get to know the Gateway team! Each month one of our blogs will introduce you to a different staff member. This month we will be meeting Beth Howard.   Beth, what is your...
The Waiting

The Waiting

Growing up, did you ever sit in front of the oven while something was baking inside? This time of year, my sisters and I would always be baking Christmas treats with our mum. One of my favourite things to make was sugar cookies. Perfect, buttery bites of sugary...
The Gift of Singleness (Part 2)

The Gift of Singleness (Part 2)

This week, Faye is sharing with us again her thoughts on singleness. To read the first part of the blog, if you have already, click here. An unwanted gift I remember a few Christmases ago opening a gift to discover someone had bought me a pot dog! And singleness, like...
The Gift of Singleness (Part 1)

The Gift of Singleness (Part 1)

This week and next week, Faye will be joining us on the blog to share her thoughts on singleness. I’ve been so stirred over the summer by the emails members received telling the stories of those in Gateway, and I noticed a few things have come up about being single in...
When Life Is Not What You Expected

When Life Is Not What You Expected

On Tuesday evening of this week, I found myself standing in my kitchen surrounded by a dozen or so bags of food that had just been delivered. The food shop contained all the ingredients for my Thanksgiving dinner. As I stared at the different items that on Friday I...
Term of Welcome

Term of Welcome

One of my favourite places in the world is the arrivals hall at an airport. More specifically, I love the walking from Customs and Border Patrol in an American airport through to the international arrivals hall. On the other side of the metal detectors and glass...