Born to Reproduce – Dawson Trotman

This ended up being book 5 of my personal reading project, I squeezed it in when I left book 4 in someone's car. It's a short little book, basically a transcription of a talk Trotman gave to the Navigators. 3 main obstacles to discipleship Trotman uses the analogy of a couple trying to have a … Continue reading Born to Reproduce – Dawson Trotman

Why I (might be) getting myself another clunky journal

I have always had a soft spot for stationary any journals. My first ever journal accurately documents my determined journey of pursuing a relationship with a girl I fancied (who would later become my wife)! It is therefore a deeply sentimental source of pride, embarrassment, romance and cringe. It captures my prayers, my frustrations, my … Continue reading Why I (might be) getting myself another clunky journal

Six Leadership Lessons (Part 2): Training Others and Maintaining a Dynamic Ministry Philosophy

The previous two lessons were 1) maintaining a learning posture throughout life and 2) valuing spiritual authority as a primary power base. We continue now looking at Bobby Clinton's six leadership lessons which seem to appear consistently throughout the lives of many Christian leaders. 3) Effective leaders recognise leadership selection and development as a primary … Continue reading Six Leadership Lessons (Part 2): Training Others and Maintaining a Dynamic Ministry Philosophy