Pastors, priests and pancakes

I am writing this article on Shrove Tuesday which of course is more commonly known as Pancake Day. My day started particularly well as I had breakfast at a Cafe…

A visit to the attic

WRITTEN FOR SCUNTHORPE TELEGRAPH There are lots of things that people engage heavily in at this time of the year. Beyond the usual list I was interested to note that…

Alive and Well

WRITTEN FOR: SCUNTHORPE TELEGRAPH OCTOBER 2011 I am told that on a wall somewhere in the city of London a talented and philosophical Graffiti artist has written, “God is not…

The route is never more important than the vehicle.

Written for Scunthorpe and Grimsby Telegraph in July 2011 Have you ever been in a conversation where there is a disagreement about the route you should take to get to…

Different Flavour Church

This article was written for the Barton upon Humber Parish Magazine “Same Jesus – Different Flavour Church” The above phrase has helped New Life Church understand its place within the…

It’s a wrap

WRITTEN FOR SCUNTHORPE TELEGRAPH / PUB’N DATE 14TH MAY 2011 A couple of weeks ago I bumped into a member of my church who, after we finished our brief conversation,…

Musing at Cleethorpes.

First published as Thought for the Week in Grimsby & Scunthorpe Telegraph. I write this article whilst parked on Cleethorpes promenade overlooking a jogger-filled beach and a wave-filled grey sea.The…

Your best year

This is an article my wife wrote this week for a Christian magazine So how was last year? Your worst year ever or your best so far? Most likely somewhere…