Thoughts and reflections on life from writers around the world

Thoughts and reflections on life from writers around the world. If you would like to submit a reflection for possible publication here, please email us.

Read more

Philip Boobbyer

Assailed, daily, by a barrage of sexual imagery, does it matter what we do in the private room of our imaginations? Philip Boobbyer argues that it does and that 'a corrupted imagination warps our thinking, and damages our relationships'.

Paul Williams

Paul Williams writes about the adventures of learning to trust in God over many decades.


What is ‘servant leadership’ in a world that needs a moral dynamic to answer the challenges of global climate change? What is ‘servant leadership’ in a world of powerful vested interests that have given us global terrorism, a world that needs to find freedom and peace? What is ‘servant leadership’ in a world that wants more and more economic growth, but must change direction, so that all people across the planet have the chance to live in a just way?

K Haridas Nair

Keynote address was given to the ‘Tools for Change – KL’ conference in Malaysia, 26 February – 1 March 2009, by K Haridas, vice-chairman of IofC Malaysia.

Peter Everington

When I was twenty I was enthusiastic about cricket, travel, the church, my career, my country, the world situation, and finding the right girl to marry. But how all this could come together I couldn’t see. (Peter Everington)

Jean Brown

A talk by Jean Brown given at Cliff College, Derbyshire, UK on 14 June 2008.