In (a bit of) defence of vision & values

I saw a bit of snark about church vision statements on twitter yesterday. To be honest, I have some sympathy. There is something that really

Love the people the Lord has given you, not the ones you hope to have

There has been a sad tendency to really look for particular kinds of people who currently aren’t in the room to join the church the

If you really want to know, come and see

One of the best ways to get a feel for any mission work is simply to go and see it for yourself. I was reflecting

To win people, you need to present a positive vision

I seem to be making a habit of drawing wisdom for the church from Times comment articles. Lately, that’s been coming by way of Danny

On not becoming the Liberal Democrats

Balancing priorities: when both/and is simply not practicable

Dave Williams has posted an interesting article regarding the use of church resources. You can read his post here. Dave is seeking to address the

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