questions that’ll help transform your marriage – from the brilliant Margaret Feinberg, Mary deMuth’s I love Jesus – writing, Steve Stockmans brilliant Belfast beatitudes in these troubled times7 Thoughts from a Recovering Pastor by Shaun King, character blemishes:- for self-examinationWill Mancini’s brilliant rationale for When It’s a Good Idea to Change Your Church’s Mission Statement, Driscoll’s 10 Marks of a Missional Church, Perry Noble’s 8 reasons some churches do not grow,  Peter R. Schemm Jr’s brilliant:- The Writing Pastor: An Essay on Spiritual FormationAlan Roxburgh on Practices of Christian Life – Forming and Performing a Culture, Jennie Pollock’s great reflection on the art of neighbouringJustin Buzzards great commandments on how to be a staff team togetherI love that those who don’t (yet) believe in God still want to meet, sing songs, hear a talk and make community!!, and email early, tweet late and have a rest-day: a possible social media strategy?

“We shouldn’t go to holy places as much as create holy times…..” from the challenging brilliance of Richard Beck6 Tricks For When You Don’t Want To WriteJud Wilhite helpfully on a stop-doing list!Paul Scanlon’s epic ten best starters for 2013, A parental phone contract?!, Brad Lomenick’s, questions in reviewing the past year, Gretchin Rubins 7 Tips for Sticking to Your New Year’s Resolutions, Stephen Cherry’s 9 new year’s resolutions for busy people, my tweetSuccess in an upside-down kingdom and  beautiful Portrait of Christ.