04/08/2017 by Chris Green
How can we be culturally ‘invisible’, so that people can hear what we’re saying with a minimum of interference?
20/04/2017 by Chris Green
I took the passage to a local coffee shop, and watched the customers. What does this passage have to say to 21st century urbanites, most of whom gave up on the god-idea years ago? How does this prise open their questions, address their fears and hopes, shift their distracted focus onto Christ?
18/04/2017 by Chris Green
I keep a list of preachers I run through as I am preparing a sermon. Particular preachers have gifts and emphases I …
07/02/2017 by Chris Green
We are pastors, and when we have a hard message, and we know the effect it will have, our hearts shift.
23/11/2016 by Chris Green
I hear preachers talking about their sermons as if they’re concept cars, pretty and accurate, gorgeous – but never taken for a real drive, in the rush hour, to do the shopping, in the rain. With the kids acting up in the back.
08/11/2016 by Chris Green
There are many differences between most of us and Billy Graham. But here’s a critical lesson we can all take to heart.
16/09/2016 by Chris Green
Cal Newport helps us see how to restrict ‘shallow work’ and its distractions, to work productively, and at depth.