How My Brain Works – a Month in 1999

How My Brain Works – a Month in 1999

Just for the Craic.In 1999 we had three major events scheduled for the same month.A baby. A church plant. (they were scheduled for the first week). And major surgery.I still have no idea how it all worked out. One Month in 1999: Showing How My Brain...
Would You Go To Church Here?

Would You Go To Church Here?

Would you go to church here? The truth is, more and more people are answering this question in the negative. Not just about specific churches but churches in general. This spring, I attended a Sunday morning worship gathering here in Dublin. Liz and I did this monthly...
The Clergy-Laity Thing is a Problem

The Clergy-Laity Thing is a Problem

I have been writing a series of posts on Christendom and have shared both some of the positives as well as some of the negatives. Today we’ll start getting into some specifics. One of Christendom’s most enduring legacies is creating a professional...
What is the Local Church’s Why?

What is the Local Church’s Why?

I have just started listening to Simon Sinek’s book, Start With Why. A key question he asks is why some companies and some leaders inspire and others don’t? As he often does, he uses Apple as an example of a company that inspires people. And whether you...