Month: April 2014

The attention span of an adult is [insert Google factoid here].

a) is that true? b) does that matter? Two thoughts strike the average preacher, and can irritate us until we work out how they are related. The first is, no matter how long we preach for, people will always ask us to preach shorter sermons.  (if people don’t say this to your face, you can

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Four reasons I have lots of bibles. And why I have one I don’t read.

Moving house recently meant that there was huge encouragement to de-clutter.  And I did the brave thing of not only de-cluttering the house but de-cluttering my study. I. Chucked. Books. Out. There, I said it. But I don’t think I threw away any bibles, and that wasn’t for either superstitious or nostalgic reasons.  I think

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