Gardens, Dining Rooms & Kitchens

FREE PDF BOOK DOWNLOAD ON THIS SMALL CHURCH STRATEGY AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS BLOG (Blog updated Feb 2019) Our most recent use of the missional discipleship church framework described below in this blog is our review of our Children and Young People’s Ministries in...

Jesus – who is he?

The day after he died, Jesus was just a man in a small backwater of a country at the far end of the Mediterranean in the mighty Roman Empire, and yet he changed the world forever. His influence far extends beyond anyone else throughout global culture. In 2015 I...

Psychology and Hardened Hearts

If you would like to watch the full video of the reading, sketch and talk that created this blog, (it was live streamed on our Church’s Facebook page, as we do with all our Sunday evening talks) you can find it here If you would rather listen to it, you can via...

Padlocks and Promises

I’ve been fascinated by the image of a padlock being used by lots of couples over recent years to illustrate their love for each other – though in some romantic locations, such as the Pont Des Artes in Paris, the authorities had to remove them, together with the...

Which part of ‘the body’ are you?

(This blog updated 4 September 2018) 1 Corinthians 12:12-27 12 The human body has many parts, but the many parts make up one whole body. So it is with the body of Christ. 13 Some of us are Jews, some are Gentiles, some are slaves, and some are free. But we have all...