Monthly Archives: February 2014

  1. How’s your back? My £28 suggestion.


    28/02/2014 by Chris Green

    Christian ministers frequently report bad backs and shoulders. Mine became so bad that I ended up in surgery at the …
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  2. The guitarist in the shadow


    24/02/2014 by Chris Green

    I remember the concert clearly.  A well known Christian singer/songwriter had put together a string of his material to be …
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  3. Why I give sermon handouts – ten reasons


    20/02/2014 by Chris Green

    Each Sunday I’m giving out handouts for the sermon, rather than just leaving an empty box (‘For your sermon notes’) …
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  4. More than enough for any preacher

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    17/02/2014 by Chris Green

    I’d had more than enough of being an itinerant preacher. For the past dozen years or so I’ve been free …
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  5. The 10 key elements of a new members session


    14/02/2014 by Chris Green

    Our church has big front doors, in that lots of people turn up quite unannounced. But we also have big back doors too – people leave, often without being noticed. So I want to make sure that journey is not a short one. I want to slow people down, and introduce them to church. I want to make our front doormat sticky.

  6. Enter the Dragon: #Waleswide


    10/02/2014 by Chris Green

    To Wales, then, for a couple of conferences on church planting.  Waleswide is an initiative of a range of evangelical churches, …
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  7. The talkative walk – how leaders affect morale


    05/02/2014 by Chris Green

    I once had a colleague who had a very talkative walk. As he came up the road you could tell …
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