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The Farm

The Farm

It was said years ago that we live in an era of anxiety. This was before the decade began on day one with a pandemic which morphed into a cost of living crisis. The 2020s are already notorious and may become more so. But not everyone is equally damaged by the decade. Some suffer more than most and one of those hidden cohorts is the farming community.Labour shortages generated by Covid and Brexit have cut deeply, as have the loss of EU subsidies. There is an expectation that food production will increase without degrading the

 

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Ten Steps To Take In Ministry As We Emerge Again
Be tuned into our own emotions
It’s only been a few weeks, but these days have weighed heavily on each of us. What has happened to us in this time? What has changed that means we aren’t the same person now? There’s a lot we may not have figured out, because our feelings are complicated. But the chances are some of these emotions lie near to the surface, shown in the way tears come more easily or anger flares more readily. We won’t be alone in this. Walking with others on this way and watching for the Jesus of Emmaus to sidle up is the slow but revealing journey we’re on now.
What good habits have we learned in lockdown that we want to keep? Many think of the lifting of lockdown as the chance for a re-boot, but what if the re-boot was the lockdown itself? We like to present as people in control of our lives, directing changes when they need to be made, fully signed up to the self-improvement agenda.
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