What is Lent

Lent is a significant season in the year for Christians – a time of solemnity and self-reflection which lasts for just over six weeks leading up to Easter. It is called Lent as it is the time of year when days are getting longer in the Northern Hemisphere. From its start on Ash Wednesday until its conclusion on Easter Sunday. Read more

Merry Christmas

“I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” Read more

Faith Reflections From Queen Elizabeth II

Throughout her reign, the late Queen Elizabeth II shared thoughts about her Christian faith during many of her televised broadcasts. Have a read at some as you reflect and take encouragement from them. Read more

Three Books We've Been Reading Recently

Three Books That We've Been Reading Recently Read more

Nourish News Lent

Richard Bromley shares the latest instalment of Nourish News Read more

COP26 and Us

An overview of where we're at as a society with environmental issues looking to COP26 Read more

Anchored to the rock, but moving with the tides

As we muse the consequences of Brexit I was reminded about Alvin Toffler and what he said about learning and unlearning and relearning practices. Read more

How We're Doing Plastic Free July

The environment is something that is very important to us at ICS so here are a few things that some of our staff team have been doing this month for Plastic Free July. Read more

Rest – why you get more done when you work less

A Book Review of Rest by Alex Soojung-Kim Pang Read more

Corfu - Resort Mission 2021

Some reflections from Adrian and Ruth who are currently serving as Resort Chaplains in Corfu. Read more

Brexit - The gift that keeps on giving

Complexities around Brexit change all the time and Richard Bromley has a few more thoughts. Read more