On the school run…

Had some interesting discussions with my kids on the school run this week… 1. On Tuesday I asked my children what they say to people who ask them “Where do you go to Church?” We all know the theory that church is not the building it’s the people but it was interesting to hear the […]

Feeling Troubled…

We’re about to go away and spend 3 weeks in Australia with Catherine’s family.  It will be a great adventure for us as a family and a time to rest and recharge our batteries…I feel very troubled though… I just spent a couple of days in Essex with people exploring simple/organic/missional communities (You can read […]

Stop chasing fads…

“A fad is any form of behaviour that develops among a large population and is collectively followed with enthusiasm for some period, generally as a result of the behavior’s being perceived as novel in some way. A fad is said to “catch on” when the number of people adopting it begins to increase rapidly. The behavior will normally fade […]

Climate Change

Who wants to see a climate revolution?  No I’m not talking about the weather! I’m talking about a transformation in the Spiritual climate in your region. Over the last few weeks I have been reflecting on the spiritual climate in the region of the UK where we live.  It’s rare to find a hunger for […]

Lighting it up…

Here’s some pictures from the other night… The church that meets in our home (and in other places!) spent some time together praying and talking about the things that Jesus is saying to them for 2013… We committed ourselves to help each other hear, obey and share Jesus with others… And we re-committed ourselves to […]