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Church Society podcast: Sleep | Archbishops Council | Church schools

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Posted by Ros Clarke, 26 May 2020

Andrew Towner and James Cary join Ros Clarke for this week's edition of the podcast.

This week in the podcast, Ros Clarke, James Cary and Andrew Towner discuss what sleep is, why we need it and what the Bible says about it. James explains what the Archbishops Council is and how he came to be on it, and Andrew tells us about his role as chair of the Diocesan Board of Education in Carlisle diocese. And all three share some recommendations for reading and watching.

Mentioned in this week’s podcast:
Psalms on the subject of sleep: 3, 4, 91, 121, 127.
Matt Searles’ Psalms devotions.
Mike Cain’s Psalms devotions.
Matthew Walker’s Why We Sleep.
Alex Soojung-Kim Pang’s Rest.
Nick Littlehales’s Sleep.
David Murray’s ReSet.
Christopher Ash’s Zeal Without Burnout.
Church of England leadership and governance structure.
Find your DEF.
Find your diocesan education team.
John Lennox’s Where is God in a Coronavirus World?
John Mark Comer’s The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry
Jonty Allcock’s Impossible Commands
Dorothy L. Sayers’ Gaudy Night
Kyril Bonfiglioli’s Don’t Point That Thing At Me
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day
Hunt for the Wilderpeople

Listen to the audio version here or subscribe to it via your usual podcast provider.

Watch the video version here or subscribe to our YouTube channel directly.

We’d love to hear your feedback or suggestions for future episodes. You can comment on the YouTube video or email Ros.

Ros Clarke is Associate Director of Church Society and Course Leader of the Priscilla Programme.

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