RNLI, essential services & the situation for the church

The RNLI have hit the headlines. The Guardian report: The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) has enjoyed a surge in donations after the charity was

How will deprived areas be reached if we won’t fund those willing to go?

An interesting discussion broke out on Twitter yesterday. Here are some of the highlights: Two indigenous interns just got turned down for funding from an

Drawing straight lines between resources and success belies another issue

If you’re interested in such things, Jose Mourinho has been having a go at Jurgen Klopp, other teams, even his own employers about transfer policies.

Don’t give resources to those who are leveraging existing resources to gain more resources

A few of us have been arguing for more of a focus on deprived communities. As I noted here: Evangelical churches in the South outnumber

Why bi-vocational working doesn’t work in deprived communities

An interesting discussion opened up yesterday on Twitter. Gareth Russell tweeted the following: An interesting article that suggests that a potential solution for church revitalisation

The problem with ‘resourcing churches’

As regular followers of this blog will know, I have been on something of drive to see larger churches linked up with smaller churches. I

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