Originally posted on Simon Marsh:
Possibly the best half-hour you spend today: The Reverend Dr Richard Lischer delivers a sermon entitled “God’s Faculty” (All Saints) at Duke University Chapel. The sermon is at 29 minutes into this video DR RICHARD LISCHER, Lutheran Pastor and Professor of Preaching at Duke University, speaks in a marvellous sermon for…

Parable

Originally posted on shinystuff:
the kingdom of God is like a man who buys a bargain basement shrub and plants it in his garden and when it grows it is not a small and tidy thing it is horse chestnut alive with lime green leaves and tall pink candle flowers its roots will wreck the…

Originally posted on Teacher as Transformer:
I wonder what education might look like if we followed this simple advice each day for every person who walked in the door’s of our schools? Imagine a world where we could be happy, responsible, and not deny others their opportunities?

Originally posted on Malcolm Guite:
A Pentecost Banner at St. Michael ‘s Bartley Green Continuing in my cycle of sonnets for the Church Year this is a sonnet reflecting on and celebrating the themes and readings of Pentecost. Throughout the cycle, and more widely I have been reflecting on the traditional ‘four elements’ of earth,…