Illegal Immigration, Lockdown WhatsApps, and Nepo Babies
How do we respond to illegal immigration? What can we learn from the government's lockdown WhatsApp messages? Do nepo babies cause marginalisation?
In this episode, Phil Topham, Adrian Reynolds, and John Stevens discuss some of the big stories in the news over the past fortnight.
This episode was recorded on location at a leadership retreat.
00:00 - Introduction
01:24 - Illegal immigration
07:18 - Compassion, kindness, and politics
13:09 - Government Whatsapp messages about lockdown
21:07 - Church response to the government's lockdown messaging
23:54 - Do 'nepo babies' cause marginalisation?
25:57 - Nepotism in the church
Resources mentioned in this episode
- Stopping small boats is 'priority' for British people, says Rishi Sunak (bbc.co.uk)
- Building Jerusalem (Steve Kneale's blog) (buildingjerusalem.blog)
- Matt Hancock: Leaked messages suggest plan to frighten public (bbc.co.uk)
- Nepo babies: what are they and why is Gen Z only just discovering them? (theguardian.com)
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