More and more Christians are willing to have a go and do some new things to let others in on the good news of Jesus. I have been surprised by the willingness shown by church leaders to creatively reach out to those in their communities especially with Treasure Hunting, a simple way doing 'prophetic evangelism.' … Continue reading Have you tried a bit of treasure hunting yet?
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
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 … Continue reading Expect Great Things From God
I've not long been back from being Big Hearted in Cymru. The boot of the car still needs emptying of the boxes of books and equipment, but I just haven't managed to venture out this morning... the coffee tastes too good and my office is way too cozy. But before I head off to join … Continue reading Manic Street Preachers vs. Big Hearted