Blog

Read It With Your Own Eyes, And Don’t Be Afraid! Some Limited Insights on the Art and Practice of Bible Reading

Prelude: An Introduction to a Long Post Oh, The Bible Hello. I’m in a little isolation bubble and I have been writing today, on Wednesday May the 4th (be with you). Thankfully the sun has been shining throughout. I’ve been thinking about this topic and I suppose that for me it is never to…

light & life…

We are forming a community of light and life in the heart of student culture. But what is such a community like? Photo by asoggetti on Unsplash We are… We are mobile, like the wind. We know how to sing. To sing is the birth-right of the free. We’re a river community, past,…

sleep

Read (or listen to) 1 Kings 3:5-12 Dream of Solomon 5 At Gibeon the Lord appeared to Solomon in a dream by night; and God said, “Ask what I should give you.” 6 And Solomon said, “You have shown great and steadfast love to your servant my father David, because he walked before you…

preparing to listen for a fresh word from God

Read (or listen to) Romans 8:26-39 26 Likewise the Spirit helps us in our weakness; for we do not know how to pray as we ought, but that very Spirit intercedes with sighs too deep for words. 27 And God, who searches the heart, knows what is the mind of the Spirit, because the Sp…

The Open Life

Three nights ago, I led our first Student Soul service at Oaken Cafe on the theme of “the open life.” I didn’t call it that, because as is often the case, I didn’t realise that was the theme until afterwards. I also didn’t make clear the main point that I had hoped to present. So I’m just goi…

What do I see? A Vision

What do you see when you imagine all that the church could be? I was told, “Write down your vision! Tell people what you see!” So one day in November last year, I sat down and had a go. Photo by albert renn on Unsplash I see a ministry of connection, a catalyst ministry out of w…
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap