Monthly Archives: August 2008

#5 Young Men Need to Learn Humility

This is all about pride, young men struggle with this most. ‘God mocks the proud, yet gives grace to the humble’ (Proverbs 3:34). Young men are prone to thinking they know how to do it, that they can get the … Continue reading

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#4 Power of Silence and Solitude

As an activist (rather than a contemplative, find more here) I find taking time out for silence and solitude hard to do. For example, I went on a surf trip by myself one holiday. 36 hours into it I was … Continue reading

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Driscoll at Moore

Just a quick one. Enjoying the dishing out of quality feedback for Sydney Anglicans

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#3 There are Rough Patches in Ministry

There are rough patches in ministry that you need to persevere through. Ministry is not always fun and enjoyable, there are times when growth is slow, or there is decline, tension arises, programs need to be put to death and … Continue reading

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#2 Satan, Demons and Judas’ are real

In today’s age, we are quick to forget this point, that Satan, demons and Judas’ are real. Satan loves to attack those who are engaged in ministry and he will do anything to make you disqualify you or make you … Continue reading

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#1 Prophets, Priests and Kings

Knowing who you are is important, it will shape what you do in ministry. There are three key roles, of which Jesus fulfilled all three perfectly. Prophets – They love doctrine, preaching and teaching, they love to read about big … Continue reading

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Annoyingly Big

Went surfing today for the first time in 3 months. It was big which is awesome but not when you haven’t surfed for a while. Got cleaned up by a set after an hour of catching no waves. But thankful … Continue reading

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