Ok, it’s been a while. One of those seasons I guess!
1) Keswick Convention Live – The Keswick Convention is back, and now all on one site. There are two more weeks to go, and so much of it can be streamed online for free, including the morning Bible readings at 11.15am-12.30, Monday to Friday, and the evening Celebrations at 7.30pm, Saturday to Friday.
2) God-given talent: Saka, Rashford and Sterling blaze a trail for black British Christians – Loved this profile piece in The Guardian.
3) Catch-up Ticket for the ‘Church as a Refuge’ online conference – Understanding abuses of power and control, creating safer church cultures, and healing trauma. Speakers: Dr Diane Langberg, Dr Phil Monroe, Dr Wade Mullen, Dr Lisa Oakley, Dr Heather Evans, Darby Strickland, and Mike Sloan.
4) Summer 2021 Worship Playlist – As compiled on Spotify by the team at Music Ministry UK, check out this list of new releases for you & your church.
5) Dear Jesus, My love life is cursed – I appreciated the honesty and beauty of this piece of reflective writing.
6) Pastor, You Probably Need To Quit – It’s been a hugely difficult eighteen months for most of us, and leading a church community is no exception. Maybe you’ve felt like quitting. Well, maybe there’s some healthy instinct in that response – and maybe there are some things we should consider quitting…
7) Perfect Family Roadtrip Listening: Smash Boom Best – For something a bit different, this is a fun podcast for listening to as a family: every episode takes two cool things, smashes them together and lets you decide which is best. Every episode takes two cool things, smashes them together and lets you decide which is best.