Category Archives: Service

Reconnecting: microphones and liturgy

Is there a special prayer to prepare to use microphones, when speaking in church?  Malcolm Guite, in his column “Poet’s Corner” in “The Church Times” considers this very point.  He comes up with some playful verses: For putting the rechargeable … Continue reading

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Frank Viola interviews Leonard Sweet about ‘Nudge’

I’ve been living with Leonard Sweets book ‘Nudge’ over this summer… it’s not a book to be simply read – it’s one that you need to absorb, let it challenge you and get under your skin… this can be uncomfortable… … Continue reading

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Shed Church – church for the non-religious?

Recently I’ve read (and shared) a number of articles on difficulties the church experiences in evangelism and engaging people in the life of the church… BUT today… I came across an article on the fresh expressions website that takes a … Continue reading

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Work Place Chaplaincy in Inverness

At the start of 2014 I met with Chic Lidstone regional Co-ordinator of Work Place Chaplaincy Scotland (WPCS) for a coffee, and little did I know it at the time but a new opportunity to lovingly serve the people of … Continue reading

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Albanian trip Photo Gallery

Here are some photos from the recent trip to Albania…    

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On the Streets at the Commonwealth Games

At the end of July I was in Glasgow for the Commonwealth Games. Not for the games themselves but to serve as a Street Pastor in the city for the week. Tens of thousands of people visited Glasgow over the week. The … Continue reading

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The StAnd – Year of Prayer – Week 13 – Workplace Chaplaincy

Prayer Focus – Week 13 Author: Ruth Morris – Work Place Chaplaincy Scotland at Stirling Baptist Church Family Life Centre Theme: Workplace Chaplaincy Scotland and people in the workplace People in the workplace carry responsibilities and pressures that are becoming increasingly difficult … Continue reading

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