Monthly Archives: January 2007

Forgiveness

Forgiveness is such a critical component of healing. Knowing the forgiveness of God through the reconciling work of Jesus on the cross is the beginning of peace with God. For many we struggle with unforgiveness – of ourselves, others and … finish reading Forgiveness

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Scott Adams on Irrational Atheists

One of the blogs I like to read is The Dilbert Blog by Scott Adams. Scott is the author of the Dilbert Cartoon, a favourite with most geeks. What many don’t realise is that his quirky sense of humour also … finish reading Scott Adams on Irrational Atheists

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The demise of ‘evangelical’

Almost exactly two years ago I wrote an article about the words ‘charismatic’ and ‘pentecostal’ having reached their use-by dates. Well, here goes another one, although I believe its demise will hardly be news to many people. In USA Today … finish reading The demise of ‘evangelical’

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Is the emerging church new?

We’re just back from a relaxing week doing nothing in particular at Phillip Island. It was generally rainy and very windy, so we read a lot of books. Now I have a heap of blogs to catch up on (no … finish reading Is the emerging church new?

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Baptists Don’t Drink?

Following our Anazao ministry course in Queensland with Peter and Heather Toth I have been wondering how to introduce the subject of drinking alcohol into our fellowship. I haven’t yet decided how to do it, but see the need to … finish reading Baptists Don’t Drink?

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Steve Chalke – Storyteller

I first encountered Steve Chalke in Birmingham at the Baptist World Alliance Centenary Congress in July 2005. I remember sitting spellbound as this master storyteller shared his tale about how the church is having a powerful effect in the most … finish reading Steve Chalke – Storyteller

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