We have been reflecting on some of the questions that have been raised recently about Ekklesia, the way we operate and what we are about. Critical reflection is something we try and do regularly, and we find it a very useful exercise.
The Daily Telegraph seems to have been spun by the Bible Society's thinktank Theos today, who appear to have rehashed some old survey data as 'new' when is was actually published last month. Alternatively it may just be poor reporting by the Telegraph, but Theos have form on this.
Nadine Dorries, Esther Rantzen, and how to stop the independent vote from splitting
The story on the front page of today’s Daily Telegraph, which suggests that Stephen Rhodes, a BBC local radio personality and friend of Tory MP Nadine Dorries, is to stand as an independent in an apparent bid to split Esther Ranzen’s independent vote in Luton South, highlights a perpetual problem for independents everywhere.