Tomorrow I’m running my first half marathon. I actually never thought I’d run a race longer than a 10k because just thinking about running for 13 miles is exhausting (oh the power of peer pressure – coughLaurencoughcough). But here I am, the … Continue reading
For the past 30 years Bethany Christian Trust has been hosting the Big Sleepout to help raise money for homelessness. Homelessness is a big problem here in Edinburgh and so Will and I thought we’d play a part in trying to support the charities that are trying to do something about it.
“Is not this the fast that I choose: to loose the bonds of wickedness, to undo the straps of the yoke, to let the oppressed go free, and to break every yoke? Is it not to share your bread with the hungry and bring the homeless poor into your house; when you see the naked, to cover him, and not to hide yourself from your own flesh? Then shall your light break forth like the dawn, and your healing shall spring up speedily; your righteousness shall go before you; the glory of the Lord shall be your rear guard.” Isaiah 58:6-8