Holy Nativity is in the middle of running a mindfulness course. Two clinical psychologists are offering their time and expertise as part of their faith giving. I am doing the course for my own wellbeing. Some of you at this point will have no idea what I’m going on about. Mindfulness means: “paying attention in a particular
I’m always cutting edge and up to date, never several days behind. No no no. I recorded The Big Benefits Row the other night because I’d had a bad day. A well informed individual from the local area was using Facebook to inform everyone that Foodbanks were just a way for “trendy, dogooder, left wing,
This morning I blogged about how The Church ™ so often fail to engage with people in the age bracket 20-40. Statistically The Church ™ is not good with people in this age group. A small group of us met to discuss how we could connect people to the ongoing story of God without worrying
This Ted Talk came from Carole reminding me of a blog I wrote for the Big Bible site about Theological Ghettos. The way the internet works at the moment disturbs me as it edits out the things it believes I don’t want to see. Google shows me what I want to see. An algorithm decides what my world
On Tuesday Fr Simon posted on Facebook that he needed lots of different voices reading from Daniel. I plugged a mic in to pro tools, grabbed a bible and read. Dropped it into dropbox. Lots of other people did the same and Simon did the rest. Social media in action to create resources for God’s church.
This month my guest post over at bigbible.org.uk has the word “Cathedral” in the title. This took me by surprise as much as everyone else. If you want to know why I would be mentioning a Cathedral in a post, why not check it out.
This is a beautifully done look at the nativity. Again this is from Igniter Media who aren’t very open source with their resources. If you would like a version that doesn’t have a watermark you will have to pay the piper.
I’ve a few videos to share with you before your christmas services. If you remember last year there was a social media video of the nativity. This one is more poignant than the comedy one. They are both from Igniter Media. Sadly they aren’t very open source with their resources. If you would like a
Have you started opening the windows on your advent calendar? Is there chocolate inside? Wondering if there is more than this? I mean what are we really heading towards anyway? Some tinsel, a new jumper from your mum and a roast turkey? Is that it?? Really?! Each day we will post a new 30 second
I stumbled upon this video.