Groups get ready

Destination: Transformation | small group | Study Guide | Change the world | Christian

At long last the group study guide to accompany my book Destination: Transformation is available.  I have been piloting it and testing the questions so it comes having been road-tested and recommended by a diverse group of Christian friends. As for pricing - I have opted for the lowest possible prices for both the paperback … Continue reading Groups get ready

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Who told you that you were lazy? – A parable based on Genesis 3

The serpent was the shrewdest of all the wild animals the Lord God had made. One day he asked the woman, “Did God really give you nothing to do and tell you not to harvest the fruit from any of the trees in the garden?” “Of course we may eat fruit from the trees in … Continue reading Who told you that you were lazy? – A parable based on Genesis 3

Deep South

Deep South | Paul Theroux | Alabama

I have just completed reading Paul Theroux's book Deep South, one of a few books I'm reading in preparation for moving to Alabama in the summer. The book is a collection of descriptions of hundreds of short encounters with people and places in the Deep South of America, some of them mundane, and several deeply … Continue reading Deep South

I love that a #Youthquake is occurring among Florida’s students and ending gun violence is their aim

#youthquake | David Hogg (far left) and Emma Gonzalez (second to right) at a rally in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on February 17, 2018

At the end of last year, the Oxford English Dictionary named Youthquake as its word of the year.  Despite many people not having heard of the word before they chose this word because it was far more optimistic than the other contenders and the judges hoped it was a word people could rally around. Now … Continue reading I love that a #Youthquake is occurring among Florida’s students and ending gun violence is their aim