Marriage, Divorce and a Christ like attitude

I had two articles emailed to me a few months back and have been meaning to put a blog together about them since. Both were articles that have since been widely read and debated. The first appeared in Christianity Today and was by David Instone-Brewer. Give it a read....

Song Choice

I’ve discovered anew how important choosing the right songs is when leading worship. I think it’s probably one of  the hardest things to do consistently well, especially when you’re working with different musicians and different congregations. I...

Goodbye Generation – David Sawler

This is going to have to be one of the last books I read on “dropoutism” in the north American church today. By now I’ve read 4 or 5, though it feels like more than that. I chose to read this one because it’s a Canadian perspective on the...

Essential Church – Thom & Sam Rainer

This is the third or fourth book I’ve read in recent months about the current ‘dropout issues’ the church in North America is facing. Thom Rainer wrote “Simple Church” which was read widely in ministry circles over the past few years...

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...