Unconsuming the consumer

THE PRESENT credit crunch has forced many people to think again about how they live and what they spend – and to re-assess what they could do without and how to live more simply. More than 30 years ago, at the same time as God was leading our church to establish New...

One big family

ATMOSPHERES like these can only be generated by a people being truly “together”. Without TV and other distractions, personalities can grow and fit together as comfortably as old shoes – it makes for a loving family where friends and strangers alike can come and find...
Looking back

Looking back

It would be difficult to say when we first became a 'community'. At the time, most of us would have said it started in 1974, when several members of the church sold their own houses and moved to live together in larger houses. Looking back, however, it seems...