• Archive: March 2011

Lenten Reflection

Mar 14

For lent I’ve been looking for ways to reinvigorate my prayer life and my bible study.  I have been doing the Big Bible project with my wife and it has been a real springboard to our discussions.  A friend began posting these 24-7 prayer video clips.  From Ash Wednesday I have been posting them to our church

Say One For Me

Mar 10

Last year you may remember the “say one for me” campaign.  People were encouraged to put a poster in a local venue and collect prayers from the people in our towns and cities.  These would then form part of the intercessions in our churches during lent.  Well it’s back and this time there is a

Cafe Church

Mar 9

One of the questions I keep asking when it comes to Fresh Expressions is “why do we take a cafe and put it into church rather than the other way around”?  It isn’t limited to cafe church but this picture of a Starbucks cup with a paragraph by Rick Warren made me ask it again. 

Equality

Mar 8

For international women’s day there are some stark statistics which are highlighted in the above video.  Well done Daniel Craig. I’m married to a woman with a doctorate who earns vastly more than I.  Fortunately she has been given the opportunities that many women on Earth are not.  Some times because I grew up in a world

To Hell With Rob Bell

Mar 1

I’ve been pretty busy at the moment.  I missed out on the whole “Rob Bell nuclear winter” that the internet experienced over the weekend due to the above advert.  There will be much debate about the Systematic Theology of the after life.  This will no doubt continue to chunter on until the returning Eschaton arrives and cracks some heads