Addressing abuse in association without undermining the primacy and autonomy of the local church

For those who are convinced of independency (as I am), we believe in the primacy of the local church. We don’t believe it is right

Six ways to help prevent abuse from flourishing

Given recent posts, it seemed worth briefly outlining some of the ways we can work to prevent a culture of abuse from forming. None of

Public comment on public sin matters. Silence does not commend the gospel

A few years ago now, I was getting battered in the ministry. I don’t want to rehash all the gory details here. Suffice to say

Guest Post: How should we describe David’s sin with Bathsheba?

This is a guest post by Dave Williams, minister at Bearwood Chapel in Smethwick. Views expressed in this article are the author’s and do not

GBM Radio Series – Episode 3

I was asked a while ago to take part in a short series for GBM radio. The programmes are aimed at helping pastors in Africa

Leadership, power and authority in the church and the home

I have recently written about narcissistic leaders in the church. You can find those posts here and here. Those posts are relevent – though not

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