In 2013 I plan to do a lot more evangelism. Personally I’ve been more challenged to focus my energy on clearly communicating the gospel of Jesus. That includes personal conversations, but for me… Continue reading
I’ve recently discovered the photography of Dorothea Lange, whose powerful images captured the stark poverty and deprivation of rural areas during the Great Depression in America.
The guys at Activate Church have posted the sermon I preached there last month ‘The Missional Spirit: Way Ahead of You’. You can get it here.
I’ve been very moved by a recent, very readable, biography of Dietrich Bonhoeffer. He holds great fascination for me, and personifies a combination of two interests: theology and the Third Reich. My interest in… Continue reading
Colleagues and I were were discussing the various costs of leadership recently, in particular the sheer exposure to criticism that it invites. This is highlighted in the political arena currently, particularly the incredible… Continue reading
I’m fascinated by Erwin McManus‘ latest move. He’s started a fashion/design label – MCMANUS – producing jackets, wallets, bags, iPad holders, and other accessories. Erwin is a brilliant speaker, author and is Lead Navigator of influential LA Church MOSAIC. I’ve been… Continue reading
I enjoyed being part of SmallBoatBigSea‘s Ten Conference recently, celebrating their 10th anniversary. SBBS is the church community where friend and mentor Michael Frost is based, and its quite obviously an authentic, creative missional community. It… Continue reading