It was 25 years since the Rwandan genocide. But mass deaths still happen in far too many places Yemen, Myanmar, Congo, Syria. Christians are still persecuted. Yet it’s not all bad news if you know where to look.
In Sweden, the nation recovers in the PISA tables (education) and saw a huge increase in Britains being granted citizenship (including all four members of my family).
I’m a fan of the Think theology blog – here’s their (well Andrew Wilson’s) review of 2019. Brett McCracken gives his top ten movies of 2019 with a fair few bonuses recommendations as well. I’ve seen precisely zero so far but I have a few lined up.
In sport, American Football is the sport I most enjoy watching and my team Miami Dolphins remain the only team to go undefeated despite this season suffering defeat too many times. Running is the sport I most enjoy doing and it saw some impressive feats. Eliud Kipchoge broke two hours and I was parkrunner of the week.
And here are some more amazing photos – fifty of them to be precise.