• Archive: August 2011

Rob Bell

Aug 30

It doesn’t matter what perspective you come from, if you are in any way involved with Christianity you will probably have an opinion about Rob Bell.  This past weekend at Greenbelt was buzzing with talk of the man who would take to main stage on Saturday morning.  People were intrigued by what he was going to say or

Greenbelt

Aug 23

Apologies for my absence on the blog.  It has been all go round these ‘ere parts.  One thing that I have been doing is preparing for Greenbelt festival.  I thought I’d let you all know what’s happening and where you can find me if you are coming to Greenbelt this year. This has involved a

Rioting on Sunday Morning

Aug 13

It seems only two minutes since I found myself standing before the congregation as a “community leader” to talk about the headline news from Norway.  And yet, here I find myself once more.  It is a strange place to be as people look to me to try and make sense of the world around them.  The church can sometimes

Fresh Expressions

Aug 3

Since “Fresh Expressions” was coined as an all encompassing, Anglican and Methodist friendly term for anything ‘alt:worship’ or ’emerging church’ it has undergone an ongoing process of evolution.  This can be somewhat problematic when introducing groups to these concepts.  I was asked by my diocese to speak for a couple of hours to a group of prospective ordinands about

Google+

Aug 3

To be honest, I’m not sure how Google+ is going to pan out.  I have made some comments about it in blog posts and I can see some merits and weaknesses.  I do intend to update my profile on the blog (many of my pages seem to be a little out of date, sorry) but