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OM Logos Hope visitors

This story comes from a special event for young offenders on board the OM ship Logos Hope.

‘We are honoured to have you as our guests.’

The words of welcome came as a surprise to the 40 inmates from a juvenile prison sitting in Logos Hope's theatre.

The rare day out for the teenagers allowed them to meet crew members whom they could relate to in terms of age and the issues they face. Accompanied by several guards in military uniform, the boys had needed to prove their good behaviour in the weeks

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2 November 2016

Caring for one another

hand (pastoral care)

‘Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfil the law of Christ.’ (Galatians 6:2)

One of our four values as a church is to be an ‘authentic community’ of God’s people. As part of this, we aim to develop and encourage pastoral care within the church.

What is it?

The Bible encourages us repeatedly to love and care for one another. This can take different forms: listening, visiting, comfort, practical help, counsel, challenge, prayer, and more. It is both proactive – helping people p

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