At the recent Church Growth conference put on by the Church of England, one of the key areas that many growing churches had in common was a commitment to children and youth ministries. (more…)
Last week I was at a fascinating conference – on statistics!
I know, I know – you’re going to say statistics are boring or come out with that old canard “Lies, damned lies and statistics”. But actually statistics are incredibly important. (more…)
One of the key elements that I like in All Age Services is that it brings together everyone and takes seriously the idea that we are all part of the one family of God. (more…)
Well happy New Year to everyone.
It’s a strange time in the land of vicars leading up to Christmas. Not only do we have the busy service schedule (and grabbing time to buy presents, prepare for Christmas etc) but we also have to be thinking ahead to the new year and planning for the year ahead. (more…)
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Well Angie and I have just got back a week ago from visiting the Holy Land. This was her first time and we both had an amazing time.
It was great to see such an overwhelming vote in favour of women bishops yesterday by the General Synod yesterday. (more…)
One of the most exciting areas that I saw whilst I was on sabbatical was the role that Missional Community Groups play in some of the churches I visited. (more…)