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Included below are comments from some of those who have signed the petition currently running here:  http://chn.ge/zvhwsv  “I have worked both in County and Church Youth work for 20+ years, and I cant believe that at such a key time, the church too are cutting staff. Very short sighted. Sad.” Judi Cox (Youth Worker, Horsham)......
You may know I have a petition running (since lunchtime on Wednesday 25th January). As I type there are about 600 signatures.  I am after 1000 by lunch time this Friday, so I am keen to keep getting the word out to those who have not seen it, not had the chance to comment –......
John Maxwell has written a shed load of leadership books – a cracking one to read (or re-read) at the start of 2012 is ‘Today Matters’ – he recommends 12 daily practices / things to think about every day. Quality stuff,that seriously could have a transformational impact – I highly recommend this book. I also......
Well, here we go then . . . origami Christmas has begun! 1st December has kind of caught me out . . . was hoping to have a shed load of stuff done by now so I could just “post it” rather than being in a panic about what I have left to create .......
Well – we are underway – a bit late to be blogging, but just a couple of quick reflections. 1. There are a great bunch of people here, conversation feels easy and natural – we are among friends! 2. Great reflective, and thought provoking opening sessions from Jenny Baker – a statement (a quote from......
This is the new Christmas Ad that many churches will be using . . .   I am not having a “bah – humbug” moment, but I don’t like it . . .  Here is why in a couple of bullet points: The consumerism versus the real meaning of Christmas is a bit cliche –......
Amidst a torrent of Christian books it can be a challenge to find stuff worth reading that will challenge, inspire and encourage the reader to scurry back to the scriptures and reflect on what God is saying and doing . . . in “The Word Made Flesh”, Peterson has written a small book of genius......