Theological education & working class pastors

Five ways to help your depressed pastor

Yesterday, I wrote about some of my issues with depression. I am currently in something of a downer and all seems a bit bleak. Usually,

Why do we find it so hard to find suitable elders?

Given how quickly folks were made elders in the New Testament, why do we so often struggle to appoint them in our own churches? I

Some sceptical thoughts on sabbaticals

I’ve been thinking about sabbaticals recently. Not because I’m angling for one. Though, now I think about it, I am not far off my seventh

A tendency arising with such frequency I suspect a deeper problem

If you’ve been in the church for any length of time, you will know it is a group of sinful people trying to help one

On prophets, priests and kings as typology for church leadership

There has been a bit of this knocking round lately. Church planters seem to love it. We even had some of it at the FIEC

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