18/11/2016 by Chris Green
Chip and Dan Heath tell a story of the computer chip company, Intel. Back in the 1970s Intel was well-known …
15/11/2016 by Chris Green
Like anyone, I like growth and expansion. I like more. But it comes at a cost. So I admire people who ask what went well last time, that we’re not going to do again
11/11/2016 by Chris Green
So what if one week the analogy we used for our services was to be like a roller-coaster ride? Or a walk in the forest? Or a surprise party? Or a great epic? Or the movement through the verses of a well-known, or unknown, hymn?
09/11/2016 by Chris Green
As preachers and church leaders, we get to help people decide each week to put Christ first. And when we preach we should plan to be specific.
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.
04/11/2016 by Chris Green
Why ever wouldn’t you want to evangelise? And I know the answer: it’s because of the push-back that we anticipate, brace ourselves for, practice feeling the pain for, and therefore fear. As Bill Hybels puts it, “We say people’s ‘No’ for them.” So what’s the answer?
07/10/2016 by Chris Green
These painters are explicitly aiming to paint an eternal tragedy. They are painting what we would call the Fallen Condition. They are expressing what it means to be a ruined Image Bearer.