Worship, Blogging and Self-Promotion

I’m going to be completely honest, I’m drawn to the idea of doing something great. I would love to be someone of wisdom who accomplishes great things, a great musician who writes songs that bless the church and a model leader for my wife, kids and friends....

A powerful prayer

In planning for a worship service tonight I came across this. Great words of those who have gone before us can often speak powerfully – at least in my life. I thought I’d share it for others to enjoy. Almighty Father, the Author of every good and perfect...

Constant Restlessness

I was reading an article called “Lost In Transition” in Christianity today and was struck by a quote at the beginning. “When there is no authority in religion or in politics, men are soon frightened by the limitless independence with which they are...

Living Lego

I preached my first (half) sermon a few weeks ago. I thought I’d post the link in case anyone wanted to hear it. You can listen to and download it here. It was the last week of O2, the young adults service here at Efree, and Steve Bateman and I each preached...

Jesus People

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ya84HnPAlnY]Relevant magazine has done an article about the upcoming movie “Jesus People.” If you haven’t heard of Jesus People yet, it’s a movie that’s making fun of the Christian music industry...

They Like Jesus But Not The Church – Dan Kimball

Dan Kimball is one of many who have written recently about this kind of thing. He’s one of the guys who writes mostly clearly (and arguably sensibly) about the “emerging church” and what the whole movement is all about. In fact, I read his book The...