A4C’s first ever retreat!




We visited Shropshire, just by Wales, and had a brilliant time! None of us expected to grow not only much closer together, but learned many strengths within ourselves through the various activities we did which trained a lot of the mind and body.


Most importantly, we left feeling refreshed, renewed, and of course, ablazed for Christ! Roll on next year’s retreat.


You can check out the rest of our photos on our Facebook page, here.

Do Christians over-spiritualise things?


Simply put, the act of ‘over’-spiritualising is the placing a greater spiritual significance on something than you should.

Supernatural is something that can’t often be explained. For example, having such a powerful dream too difficult to put into words. Only the dreams and things that we have experienced can only truly be explained through our own words.

One person in the meeting spoke about a real life experience, on the way to school:


“I was running for my train and had to sprint down 2 sets of stairs and rather than missing one step, I missed about 12! I landed perfectly on my two feet at the bottom of the stairs and caught my train. The feeling of jumping and missing all of those steps can only be explained as spiritual.”

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