One of the mantras at the Norwich Vineyard and indeed across the whole of the Vineyard movement is 'everyone gets to play'. This means that ministry is in the hands of us all
Dwight Moody was born in Northfield Massachusetts to a large family. His father, Edwin J. Moody (1800–1841), a small farmer and stonemason, died at the age of 41, when Dwight was only four years old. He had eight brothers and sisters.
We British love stories of the underdog who overcomes all odds. Maybe that is why we like stories of knights in shining armour defeating dragons and setting free terrorised communities!