Every year, thousands of well-meaning people create New Year’s Resolutions. Every one of them carries with it a barrage of hope, good intentions, scorn and unfulfilled promises. By the time February 1st rolls around, most of them have been left by the wayside, exactly where we all hoped we’d be leaving large amounts of […]Read more "Your New Year’s Resolutions Are Not Stupid"
One thing I find myself consistently asked from people – particularly within the Uniting Church, my denomination and primary network – is this: Do you know any new preachers? I usually answer in two ways: 1) I’M STANDING RIGHT HERE! I CAN HEAR YOU! 2) Yes. Yes I do. People who run churches and youth […]Read more "10 ways I find new preachers"
I’ve always been a lover of reading, but 2013 took it to a new height for me. I made a concerted effort to begin reading more books, to take more notes during them and to make that a priority over watching TV in my down time. Though I managed to do a bit of that […]Read more "My top ten books of 2013"