A Christmas Story

A young girl, startled, stigmatised. As Christmas approaches, the images of Mary, the one chosen to bear Jesus, remind us afresh of her youth and her humility. Mary, blessed by a God she knows and worships. Willing, but needing to carry along with the burden of pregnancy the shame, the questions, the assumptions of others, and


"So the Word became human and made his home among us. He was full of unfailing love and faithfulness. And we have seen his glory, the glory of the Father’s one and only Son." - John 1:14 The first chapter of John's gospel misses out all the messy details of Jesus' birth - the manger,

Advent or Christmas?

Merry Christmas to all our friends and supporters.  Our office reopens on Jan 6th. Thank you all for your partnership over 2013.  For an advent editorial from our director see: Advent or Christmas?