For over 30 years it has been my joy and privilege to serve as a leader, pastor and teacher in a variety of church and ministry settings. My passion is to help God’s people release their God-given potential and be built together into thriving churches through which they extend God’s glorious kingdom in their local community and beyond.
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Being a ‘teacher type’ I sometimes get asked by leaders I work with to cover very specific topics when I speak at their churches. And recently the request was, ‘Can you please speak on suffering?’ I’ll be honest … initially my heart sank … but then quickly rose again as I reflected on just how […]
I was recently wrestling to explain to a relatively new Christian how God works in us as his people. I found myself using the phrase ‘Christ in us’ a lot, because that is how the Bible describes it. In fact biblically speaking we are ‘in Christ’ and he is ‘in us’. However, Christ is in […]
I am the youngest of 4 children. When I was born my siblings were 8, 10 and 16 … so there was a big gap before I came along! That led to a lot of speculation and healthy banter in the family that I was an ‘accident’ or possibly a late ‘mistake’, much to my […]