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General Ministry

Church Growth, General Ministry

The Church is the people… but buildings matter.

In October 1943, following the destruction of the Commons Chamber by bombing during the Blitz, there was a debate over how the chamber should be rebuilt. With Winston Churchill’s approval, they agreed to retain its adversarial rectangular pattern, where the parties face each other for debate, rather than changing to a semi-circular or horse-shoe design favoured by other governments. Churchill vehemently defended the point that buildings speak to people and influence them, and thus his famous words on this point are forever remembered…Read more

Current Affairs, General Ministry

What Soul Survivor has taught me

I don’t think I’m the only one who thought that Soul Survivor would never come to an end. That has now changed. After the announcement was made, many people flocked online to make their tributes and share their testimonies about how Soul Survivor had impacted them. They ran into the thousands. Such was the gravity of the announcement that it made a news item on the BBC. I’ve had a few days to think about it, and here’s where I’m currently at…Read more

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