Tag Archives: studentwork

weakness and dependence on God

Been lately feeling really convicted by my sin and weakness to change — my own selfish tendencies and how I put them above others’ interests, my desire for comfort, my pride at small successes when there is still such a … Continue reading

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picking team (and unhealthy avoidance)

Do you lead a team? And if you do, do you ever run into problems when you’ve picked the wrong person for your team? I’ve been reading Good to Great by Jim Collins lately, and this quote totally struck a … Continue reading

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what do you make?

Do you work for a church? And if you do, what are the implications of being paid by your church to go and make disciples (which is, hopefully, what your job with your church is about), when everyone else who’s … Continue reading

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sleep problem

As you know from a previous post, I’ve committed to a rhythm for winding down at 10.30pm each day, and I think having some way of prioritising my sleep is really important in my life right now, because it reminds … Continue reading

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imagine sept 2017

So I was at a conference by these great guys recently, and one of the things we were prompted to do was to tell the story of studentwork at your church five years into the future; into the future that … Continue reading

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there’s a rest

Things are hotting up here in Cov – students are arriving for the start of a new academic year (MY BABIES! AAAHHHHHH!), our church gathers its leaders this weekend for a big vision- and goal-setting powwow, we church staff are … Continue reading

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watchword to gen Y

“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” — Galatians 6.9 ————————————————————————– PS. As I sit here typing this, some kid puts a fart … Continue reading

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