The Big Hearted Tour is over

  The Big Hearted Tour is over and I feel like I’ve just got started! Don’t get me wrong, I haven’t twiddled my thumbs for 12 months wondering what to do. This year has been jam-packed as I have visited every association and spoken at over 120 different gatherings ranging from youth events to cream … Continue reading The Big Hearted Tour is over

Don’t talk to strangers!

Billy* didn’t believe me that I was a Baptist minister, returning from Dundee where I had spoken at the Baptist Assembly in Scotland. "You’re no *&%$£ vicar! You’re having a *%$£ laugh!" he declared loudly for the benefit of the packed easyjet plane to hear as we waited to disembark. He looked me in the … Continue reading Don’t talk to strangers!

The Baptist team in Scotland work like some kind of Orchestra

Here I am, once again sitting on a train, reflecting on this past weekend... Good opportunity to take five and mull over what I've seen... I've just got back from a few days in Dundee with the Baptist Union of Scotland general assembly which was also hosted by BMS world mission. I'm finding it hard … Continue reading The Baptist team in Scotland work like some kind of Orchestra