A pink teddy, red hat, a hand massage, and a heart to bring good news!

I've just spent the morning with Lowestoft town centre chaplains. They're an inspirational bunch from different churches in Lowestoft. The team is led by The Light Project College student Esther Day who is in her second year of part time studies with us in a foundation degree in Theology, Mission and Evangelism. What I witnessed … Continue reading A pink teddy, red hat, a hand massage, and a heart to bring good news!

My role as chaplain comes to an end this week…It’s been an awesome 9 years, here’s some highlights

When I first started my role as city center chaplain in Peterborough my son was 9 years old. We had recently moved into the area and his new teacher asked him what his dad did for a job. he thought long and hard and eventually answered, 'my dad helps people love Jesus.' In hearing that … Continue reading My role as chaplain comes to an end this week…It’s been an awesome 9 years, here’s some highlights

A morning of painting and just being…

I spent the morning painting at Argo Lounge in Peterbough . It's a trendy place, comfy and retro rolled into one. The staff are awesome and they welcome the chaplaincy team every Friday, this morning our two amazing chaplains John and Margaret couldn't make it so I stepped in and covered for them in a … Continue reading A morning of painting and just being…

Paintings that bring hope

I love using what I've got to let others 'in' on the good news of Jesus. There were a few people I painted for recently who needed to know that they can have and hold on to hope. That they are known and loved by God. Each painting carried a specific message- they're simple and … Continue reading Paintings that bring hope

It’s been one of those “It was meant to be” kind of days…

I've heard a number of times recently from people I've met the phrase "It was meant to be..." Today was no exception as a lady in the pub was prayed for. It was the first time she had been 'out' in 7months apart from hospital appointments. At the time of being prayed for by one … Continue reading It’s been one of those “It was meant to be” kind of days…

The Gospel as Signs and Wonders

A lecture for Fresh Streams Theology School, June 2018 Introduction:The question that sparked the need for this lecture is: ‘Should the Gospel be communicated through miracles such as healing and provision, just as much as good deeds and words?’ Without running the risk of speaking at the world’s shortest talk the answer is yes! The … Continue reading The Gospel as Signs and Wonders

Sunday morning down the pub…

It's my favourite time of being church when I get to hang out with the majority of people who don't go... and I 'be' church around them! Today in Cambourne I painted prophetic paintings in Morrisons cafe and then the local pub with fellow prophetic artist Steph Philips. The opportunities to connect with and share … Continue reading Sunday morning down the pub…

Postcard prophecies

Most Wednesday's we have a team day. It's a day of support for my students and an opportunity to study the bible together and also learn or do something practical in evangelism. Yesterday I challenged each of them to buy three postcards and write words that they felt could be from God's heart to those … Continue reading Postcard prophecies