The Quest for Community #3

Upon and Around The Chinese community. The black community. The LGBT community. Our society has a tendency to build community upon identity and around common practice. What distinguishes us from others, how we behave, the way we feel inside and the way we experience or perceive life is paramount to how we interact with others.... Continue Reading →

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The Quest for Community #2

Oh look! You came over for the next post and you're just in time for Story Time! Grab a brew and a biscuit while I tell you about the home I grew up in. I've lived in a few houses but the home I grew up in was usually an open one. From the time... Continue Reading →

The Quest for Community #1

A friend of mine who was born and raised in Nigeria said to me once, "I never heard a sermon on community until I moved to this country." We were talking about how hard it is for Christians in British culture to fulfil a lot of the principles of Christian life that God lays out in... Continue Reading →

Quick story from an April Fool

So it's April Fool's Day. So let me tell you a story. 17years ago I decided to give my life to a Jewish man who was born 2,000ish years ago. Weird right? Believing that although he had died he was raised from the dead, I asked him to forgive me for living life my own... Continue Reading →

Throwback: Telling Stories to Children

I wrote this one after a conversation with an older friend about generational alignment and disconnection in the Church. “Much that once was, is lost for none now live who remember it.” - Galadriel There are certain things in God's heart that He has revealed to fathers and mothers in the Church at certain times... Continue Reading →

Throwback: Freedom and Grace

I wrote this in May 2013 as I began hearing a lot of ideas that presented grace wrong and I saw close friends start to embrace it. 17Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. 18And we all, with unveiled face, beholding the glory of the... Continue Reading →

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