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John Stott in his commentary on 1 Thessalonians: “We must never divorce what God has married, namely his Word and his Spirit. The Word of God is the Spirit’s sword. The Spirit without the Word is weaponless; the Word without the Spirit is powerless.” 1 The sanctification debate afresh, well summarised here.  2 Ministry in the […]


What is it you do? What is your routine with God? We’ve all known the guilt, and pressure and duty in those ‘quiet-time’ routines. Someone I met this week, courageously spoke of reading the bible in ninety days. Years ago I would have felt a crippling sense of inferiority! I’m really not that kind of reader, I’d fail miserably days into […]


“The Spider A noiseless patient spider, I mark’d where on a little promontory It stood isolated. How to explore The vacant vast surrounding. It launched forth Filament, filament, filament. Out of itself. Ever unreeling them. Ever tirelessly speeding them. And you, O my soul Where you stand, Surrounded, detach’d In measureless oceans of space. Ceaselessly […]

leading from a healthy soul!

iDisciple session 2 & 3 was an impactful exploration of leading from a healthy soul. Hosted by Mindy Calguire Regenerated souls become more and more alive, or not. Don’t ignore your deepest questions. Is ministry happening out of drudgery or increasing resentment? Insanity of load and capacity is rampant in Christian leaders. What does your interior […]

fresh life….

This past week was heavy. I did a poor job planning, and ended up spreading myself too thin. By the end of the week I was pretty drained and dry. You didn’t have to convince me that I needed rest!! I was ready to collapse on the couch in a trembling, whining heap. If I go […]

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