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

Big hearted tour ploughs through the snow in Yorkshire

Picture the scene: I'm chomping into a hearty breakfast on a motorway services on the A1 early Friday morning with my friend Matt Wild who heads up a project in Peterborough... then the phone rings. Jane Day regional minister for Yorkshire Baptist Association sounds concerned and asks how our journey is going. There is only … Continue reading Big hearted tour ploughs through the snow in Yorkshire

The Invisible Church

This article first appeared in Missionscene. --------------------------------------------- Have you heard the story of the group of mums who were surprised to discover that the parents and toddlers group they had enjoyed for years, actually met in a local Baptist church building and not a community centre? Or have you heard the one where most people in a … Continue reading The Invisible Church

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