Four ways elders can make their members groan

Yesterday, I posted three ways to make your elders groan. The Bible tells us to obey our elders and to let them watch over our

Unholy ghosting

I have made no secret of my dislike for networking and that whole aspect of life in the ministry. I have mentioned it here, here, here

It may not be Socialism but we should stop making that point

We’ve been continuing our series in Acts. This week we reached Acts 2:41-47 and we were looking at what Spirit-led community ought to look like

From Mother’s Day to Lord’s Day

So, I have an admission to make: I forgot it was mother’s day this year. I had posted my mother’s present and card off early

What to do when people are disappointing and the church lets you down

People are so disappointing, aren’t they? One doesn’t have to be around church very long to discover that people let you down. The reason there are no

4 ways community, fellowship and hospitality will cost us

We talk an awful lot about community, fellowship, hospitality and friendship in our church. In truth, there is no pretending that fostering genuine community –