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Reaching the Unreached – Titus 1v1-4 Duncan Forbes

This is the first of four posts of my notes from the very excellent Reaching the Unreached conference which was held in Liverpool last week.  As always with my conference notes I remind readers that these may not be the … Continue reading

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A plug for my old college – Oak Hill does Vimeo

Someone at Oak Hill College has been busy doing Christ-centred promo videos with the students on how college prepares folk for Christian ministry. Here’s a couple (three) which apply to our urban context, brilliant:

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The work Mez McConnell is doing as a model for Holy Trinity

If you have an hour to spare, perhaps whilst you’d otherwise be listening to the radio, then why not listen to this inteview with Mez McConnell on the IX Marks website? His story of a life in care, serious criminality, … Continue reading

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Reaching the Unreached conference 2011 talks on-line

Probably the best Christian ministers’ conference I’ve been on.  The videos are a must watch for anyone in UPA/inner city/council estate mission and ministry.  Reaching the Unreached Conference Talks 2011.

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Reaching the Unreached – Session 4 – Change is possible

Here are my notes from last week’s Reaching the Unreached conference, probably the best Christian conference I’ve been on.   If you weren’t there, the videos will be posted on the RTU blog.  As with all my conference notes, these are … Continue reading

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Reaching the Unreached – Session 3 – Duncan Forbes

Here are my notes from last week’s Reaching the Unreached conference, probably the best Christian conference I’ve been on.   If you weren’t there, the videos will be posted on the RTU blog.  As with all my conference notes, these are … Continue reading

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Reaching the Unreached Conference 2011 – Session 1 Andy Mason

Here are my notes from last week’s Reaching the Unreached conference, probably the best Christian conference I’ve been on.   If you weren’t there, the videos will be posted on the RTU blog.  As with all my conference notes, these are … Continue reading

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West Bromwich: lessons from Jonah on mission

This is a transcript of a 10 minute talk I gave on Monday 9th May at a West Bromwich churches prayer meeting, UNITE. How many of us know the stories of Gladys Aylward or Jackie Pullinger? Both women really wanted … Continue reading

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West Bromwich Community Church Vision

Thanks to my brother and local pastor, Iain Hesketh, for putting together this brilliant overview of ministry in West Bromwich and the reason God has not completely abandoned his people in this place: If you want a fresh challenge and … Continue reading

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Gone from the perspective of Pue

On my first day back in the harness this week, I was thinking back to my first five months as a vicar and forward to the next term. Recent months have been dominated by “Gone”, the homeless alcoholic who sat … Continue reading

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