Emerging Scotland Glasgow Meet Up

The growing online community of people interested in all things (or perhaps just some things) emerging/emergent Church over at Emerging Scotland are busy beavering away being creative, innovative and generally moving their communities of faith forward.  The network is growing and people are sharing their stories and resources online, but that’s not the same as Read More …

Emerging Scotland

So, I’ve blogged a bit about what might or might not be happening in terms of emerging church in Scotland.  Some journeyers met and chatted and one of the things that came up was some kind of website to help us talk and share and encourage each other and to gather people together. So…. Come Read More …

3 Days til NYA2008

Where has the time gone!?!?!  I’ve known about NYA2008 for ages and been working on it for months and I’m still not done!  How come? I got the programme information today and it looks amazing!  Some really good stuff happening about mental health and the human library sounds fascinating. My sessions?  Well, Authenticity, Information, Privacy Read More …

Don’t understand = BAD!

DK at Media Snackers has been on a bit of a campaign to get Youth Workers in the statutory sector to blog.  It would seem that there are very few who do (he’s found one!), which perhaps is a consequence of Local Authorities attitudes to their staff having any kind of online profile (it’s BAD). Read More …

I’m your Social Worker

It’s not often that Social Workers get immortalised in song but Glasvegas have in their new single ‘Geraldine’. When your sparkle evades your soul I’ll be at your side to console When your standing on the window ledge I’ll talk you back from the edge I will turn your tide Be your shepard and your Read More …

The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child

You might have noticed the little ad on the right for ‘bloggers unite for human rights’.  Today is the day when bloggers all over the world will share their thoughts and highlight situations where human rights are violated. I had hoped to write something well researched but just haven’t had the time.  And I guess Read More …