If it ain’t broke…

I was attending a church meeting the other day where the leader was announcing a replacement of the church’s road-front signage.  I suppressed the urge to shout, “Hallelujah” and backflip off my chair at this announcement.  As he spoke about the new LED sign that would be arriving I overheard someone a couple of seats […]

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How nervous are you about your visit?

I wonder if we had a ‘how nervous are you about your visit?’ form in our info pac that people receive when they come thru the door at church? Would people fill it out? Would they fill it out honestly or tell us what they think we want to hear? Would it be more than just visitors, but also some regulars that would surprise us by filling it out?

I guess this is the main question; if every visitor did fill one out, what would be the average score?

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Free Parking

So I am of course no longer engaged in youth ministry. However, a few may not be aware that I do still wear the hat of volunteer youth worker at a local primary school. I find this invaluable as it is such a breath of fresh air from the Christian fishbowl that ministry can become. […]

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Just go with it.

So recently at Waratah, I have been on a bit of a bandwagon of empowering lay people to step into more spaces of ministry leadership. I am completely aware that in doing so I am possibly running the risk of crafting some well fashioned rods for my own back in future. More on that in […]

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