Deconstructing Driscoll – Lessons for American, Australian and UK Church Cultures.

After writing about my hopes of going to Australia Transported to Australia – Article in Evangelicals Now   I was sent this link about Mark Driscoll speaking to the Australians in Sydney on the subject of evangelism in 2008.  It is a fascinating document because I think it is a great lesson in how NOT to speak prophetically into a situation you do not know.  As it … Continue reading Deconstructing Driscoll – Lessons for American, Australian and UK Church Cultures.

What the Church gets Wrong (and Right) about Sex

This weeks article in Christian Today – http://www.christiantoday.com/article/what.the.church.gets.wrong.and.right.about.sex/50228.htm The text is below… Last week we looked at what one non-Christian prophet of our culture, Russell Brand, has right about sex. http://www.christiantoday.com/article/why.russell.brand.is.right.about.sex/49441.htm This week we look at what the church has to say. We are often accused of being obsessed with sex ‘what other people do in private in their bedrooms’. I’ve always thought that was … Continue reading What the Church gets Wrong (and Right) about Sex

Dissing Driscoll – some lessons from the rise and fall of Pastor Mark

Christian Today asked me to reflect upon the explusion of Mark Driscoll from Acts 29 – it is something I was reluctant to do but here are some thoughts anyway. Its been interesting and sad to see just how obsessed some people are with Mark – for me the whole situation is one of sorrow. Having tweeted Janet Mefferd – a radio host who has … Continue reading Dissing Driscoll – some lessons from the rise and fall of Pastor Mark