web bits I liked…

from the past week……

30 things that you might not have known about CS Lewis?Aching signs that a church is falling apartStephen Cherry brilliantly on Rowan & Justin, One of the ‘secrets’ of Billy Graham, Advent: a video story, 16 reasons a leader has lost his mind25 Books every Christian should read, The sinful extremes of male headshipPaul Miller about life online and porn, Handling the consequences of friendship with Ted HaggardSteven Pressfield’s brilliant beyond procrastination helps!, Where Good Ideas Come From – by Steven JohnsonRod Green’s honest portrayal of the costliness of retreat times, David Capener’s brilliant article – Numb, A new discipleship: a ‘thicker’ Jesus?Porterbrook gospel-discipleship audio resources, The glorious mess by Andy Stanley and a challenging take on people-pleasing!

Union with Christ, not just an imitation of Him, Better fat than gay – in the local church?What makes Jesus angry?, 3 things you’re probably neglecting whether you’re a pastor or not, Brad Lomenick’s brilliant article:- 7 Keys I’ve learned about Calling, Mark Buchanan on the way of discernment, Ordinary people released for extraordinary movements – the Verge discipleship conversation, Writing advice from the brilliant Anne LamottCommander-in-Chief or insurance salesman: whats your view? Reasons to drink as much coffee as you like!?a lovely defeat of a local planning restriction: when you can’t have a barn – have a table & chair!,  The Psalms in the Christian life, and Sara Groves performs “Eyes On The Prize”