Monthly Archives: May 2018

  1. Book launch – From Now On. Available June 1


    31/05/2018 by Chris Green

    When I became a Christian, all I needed to know was in a little booklet called Journey into Life, by …
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  2. Lightbulbs, Lighthouses and Lasers: three kinds of light, three kinds of leadership

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    30/05/2018 by Chris Green

    You’re probably facing a series of leadership questions in your church, but it’s important to see that your role might not be the same in each circumstance.

  3. Sardines and salvation

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    28/05/2018 by Chris Green

    The translation, which my friend so enjoyed, and which has its funny side, was distracting him.  A passage which should humble him before God’s throne, was making him giggle because it felt quaint.

  4. Problems vs. Projects: what are you working on at the moment?


    25/05/2018 by Chris Green

    I was recently talking through an idea with a friend, and he shrewdly asked, ‘What’s the problem this is trying to solve?’ And the mist cleared in my mind.

  5. I see ghosts…


    23/05/2018 by Chris Green

    ‘Ghosts’ are the habits, practices, customs of the past that don’t have any present value, but the organisation (church, group, whatever) still carries on with them.

  6. Wait – why am I talking?


    21/05/2018 by Chris Green

    When you’re a leader, it’s all too easy to be the hero.  You’re the one with the answers, the vision, …
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  7. The fatal danger of a leader’s self-love

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    11/05/2018 by Chris Green

    It’s not that this kind of leader want to be the only person in the room – Diotrephes needed that church he could control – but he needed to be the leader in the room. And he’d break fellowship with an apostle to win.

Shortlisted for “Most Inspiring Leadership Blog, 2018”

New resource

Pastors are busy, and leading a church is a demanding task.  That’s why I wrote this e-bookchecklist: The Pastor’s Checkup – The Top 10 Questions every pastor needs to answer (and helpful stuff if you can’t)

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God, Suffering and Joy

A conversation between me (with cancer) and Michael (with Multiple Sclerosis)

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