1. Celebrate food! People will accept you if you love their food and eat it with enthusiasm. It’s amazing what a pot luck will turn into with food from several nations. It’s a lot more fun than just quiche and mini-sausages, I can promise you! And eating together breaks down all barriers. 2. Do notContinue reading “6 Ways to Successfully Build and Pastor a Multi-Ethnic Church”
Monthly Archives: December 2012
5 Quick Ways to Make Sure 2013 is happier than 2012
1. Give thanks for everything you have. Make a list of all your blessings. You can stop when you have filled both sides of 3 pieces of A4 paper. If you can’t fill that much with all the amazing blessings you have in your life, you need to shift your attitude. Keep the list atContinue reading “5 Quick Ways to Make Sure 2013 is happier than 2012”
5 Attitudes to Ditch before the New Year
1. Apathy. There was a survey done of pastors of growing churches recently that showed the one thing they had in common wasn’t their theology, doctrine, mannerisms in the pulpit – but that they worked hard. They knew how to rest and enjoy the rest patterns of life, but they worked hard. They were continuallyContinue reading “5 Attitudes to Ditch before the New Year”
10 Things They Never Tell You About Church Planting!
10. Your house will be full of stuff you cannot store in the venue you are hiring for your services. You won’t be able to get a glass of milk without tripping over speakers, cables, leaflets, music stands, offering envelopes and boxes of Sunday School toys. 9. The first people to come to a newContinue reading “10 Things They Never Tell You About Church Planting!”
The Network is growing!
Not only do we have a thriving church in Dagenham and a growing church in Guildford, we are starting a third church in Watford in March 2013. For more information, click here.
“I have joyfull…
“I have joyfully dedicated my whole life to the object of exemplifying how much may be accomplished by prayer and faith.” – George Mueller
Jesus is not the reason for the season…
Every year we get people telling us “Jesus is the Reason for the Season”. It rhymes, it sounds spiritual, but it isn’t true! Jesus is not the reason for Christmas. Jesus has existed for all eternity as part of the Godhead. The reason the Word became flesh wasn’t for His benefit, wasn’t for His safety,Continue reading “Jesus is not the reason for the season…”