• Has it been a year already? Northumbria’s back

    We had another lovely week with the people from Northumbria Community. For you to get a taste, here are some reflections of our CAT students. For me was really good to hear about the Celtic prayer, because since I came to IBTS I was trying to find the way how to pray . . . This week I realize that I should pray as I can, not as I can’t; this was like God speaking to me. I’m simple guy and I don’t want to be something what I’m not. And here is the life which Jesus shows us how to live and how to love one another. This what…

  • And When I Run I Feel His Pleasure

    Had a really good session on creativity in worship with CAT students yesterday. They all had been asked to work on some creative project – a request first met with panic and ‘I’m not a creative person’! type of reactions, but yesterday all commented that although it required some hard work, it was really exciting to see what can be done. So we had a poem written, accompanied by images and music, a piece of music played on a violin, a song composed, a prayer written, and a video produced. Some of those pieces are difficult to reproduce through the medium of a blog, or are in languages other than…