Your church – a place of healing for the broken

Article written by Carolyn Bramhall, Director of Heart for Truth. If it is true that our God, the Great Physician, forgives all our sins, heals all our diseases and sets our feet upon a rock; if lonely people are placed into families, broken hearts healed and grieving...

Supporting others: the works and the words

Article written by Carolyn Bramhall, Director of Heart for Truth. In the article “Your church – a place of healing for the broken“, we took a peek at the idea that perhaps ordinary Christians, without training in mental health issues or counselling can help the most...

Pastoral care

Article written by Carolyn Bramhall, Director of Heart for Truth. “The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me, because the Lord has anointed me …” A reflection on the Church’s response to pain and suffering. Have you ever looked into the sad eyes of someone who has...

Discipleship: loitering with intent

Article written by Carolyn Bramhall, Director of Heart for Truth. “Disciple-making” is hugely important, but do I know what a disciple is? Jesus said this: “If you hold to my teaching you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set...

Can my church help abuse victims?

Article written by Carolyn Bramhall, Director of Heart for Truth. The Great Physician forgives all our sins and heals all our diseases; He lifts us out of the slimy pit, sets our feet upon a rock; he puts the lonely in families, heals the broken hearted and turns...