General Blog Posts

08 Jun An update…

It's been a season of huge change and growth for us. Sussex circus, near our former home, on a wintery morning, It’s been a while since our last update… This is a long one as a result. All the books (and my own conscience) remind me of...

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01 Sep Prison Ministry

Over the summer Jane started her new ministry in prison. Not as an offender, I hasten to add, but as a chaplain. This new experience has broken our hearts for those on the margins, those at risk of offending, and those trying to not re-offend. Due...

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21 Jul Wrestling with the Failures

You may well be aware by now that we (Ruach) haven’t quite found our feet yet. There have been (and are still) some great plans, but alas they have not come to fruition; and that is hard. Mentally, physically, and spiritually. We put more than...

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10 Jun Vision Day, 9th July

As you can tell from Jane's post, we love kitchen tables - we love them the most when they are full of food and surrounded by friends! On the 9th of July we are planning to borrow a large table in Derby (well, we are...

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09 Jun My favourite things…

I love kitchen tables…   I know that sounds like a strange thing to say, but it's true.   Recently a friend asked me ‘“What’s your favourite possession”. Without hesitation, my answer was ‘my kitchen table’!   It’s not because it’s particularly valuable. It’s not even particularly pretty. But, I bought...

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24 Mar End of Year Accounts 2015

We pride ourselves in being open and honest about all aspects of our work, a key part of that is in our accounts. If you click here -> June 2015 End of Year accounts <- you will see our end of year accounts for 2014/2015. Our 'year' starts in...

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10 Mar Guest Blogs…

As we start some new adventures, over the next few months we'll be uploading blogs from various members of the team telling you how they encountered the work of The Ruach Trust, what excites them, and sharing their perspective on our latest adventures! We hope you...

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17 Aug UPDATE ON HIGHFIELDS FARM

For the last twelve months, The Ruach Trust have explored the possibility of developing our first apprenticeship programme at Highfields Farm, home of Highfields Happy Hens. This week, the decision was made, very regretfully, to stop exploring that possibility with Roger and Beryl Hoskings.   While no...

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