Blogging Colleague

My colleague and mate Leo has been blogging for a few weeks. I didn’t want to heap pressure on him so I’ve given him some time to get his head round blogging.  That said, the time has come for a bit of a plug.  He’s been writing some great stuff so check out his blog Read More …

Ken Robinson – The Element

Sir Ken Robinson talks about his new book, The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything in the film of a talk at the RSA below.The book dropped onto my doormat yesterday morning and I’m really looking forward to reading it.  But for now have a look at a man who has clearly found his Read More …

A Hint of Bergamot

I’m taking part in a collaborative photoblog, A Hint Of Bergamot.  The blog’s mane comes from the little hint of bergamot that makes Earl Grey stand apart from just tea. Thomas gathered us together to seek out and photograph the specialness of the ordinary.  I like the sentiment, even though I hate Some of the Read More …

A Few Changes

I’ve asked before and I’ll ask again… Why do you come here?  What brings you to my blog and when you get here what do you like about it?  What kinds of things do you find helpful?  Is anything missing? You may notice if you venture beyond the front page of this site that the Read More …

Don’t Look Back In Anger

So, it’s 2009 already.  How was 2008 for you? For me it was pretty good.  Not in a lots of huge and significant things happened kind of way but lots of little good things came along. Work Stuff We have a Children and Youth Committee with more young people than adults on it. Scottish Youth Read More …

Scottish Youth Ministry Network – Online

After discussion with Chris today we decided to create a Scottish Youth Ministry Network online at http://scottishyouthministry.ning.com. This network is for anyone involved in or interested in work with young people in Scotland.  We hope it will be a place where we can support, encourage and resource each other.  So join up and tell your Read More …

Disclosing New Worlds is Back!

Lawrence Moore’s brilliant lectionary blog Disclosing New Worlds is back!  A superb resource for anyone who preaches or who wants to get some great insights and commentary on the weekly lectionary passages.