I love it when fear gets lost… 

Today I took 33 young adults into the city centre of Birmingham to show and tell the good news. It was part of their training with BMS world mission ACTION TEAM.  The first thing I noticed about the team was that on the whole they were, well… rather terrified at the prospect! This was also coupled…

Apathy in the UK: do we care enough to tell others about Jesus?

How can we be bolder and more effective in sharing the gospel? Successful evangelists and BMS World Mission workers Ben Francis and Chris Duffett share their expertise. This article is from the new engage magazine by BMS world mission. When it comes to evangelism, Ben Francis and Chris Duffett know a thing or two. Ben…

Expect Great Things From God

This article first appeared on the Baptist Union web site which you can see here. I was invited to answer questions in my children’s school yesterday on why I am a Baptist minister and what it is like serving as President of the BUGB. I wasn’t expecting it, but most of the questions turned out to be…

Praying for the sick in Kolkata

Day 2 of my visit in Kolkata… I spoke today at a service for a few minutes at ‘Big Life’ and had an interpreter who translated into Hindi. I invited people to come for prayer at the end of the service for healing… I thought that maybe one or two people might but I was…

Praying for the sick in Kolkata

Day 2 of my visit in Kolkata… I spoke today at a service for a few minutes at ‘Big Life’ and had an interpreter who translated into Hindi. I invited people to come for prayer at the end of the service for healing… I thought that maybe one or two people might but I was…