a thought in progress

We were talking this morning in a breakfast meeting about alternative communities – why the ongoing regular community stuff doesn’t seem to fit too easily into what we’re doing in this project, and why what we’re doing fits awkwardly into the church. this is where the conversation went… [it’s a thought in progress, bear that…

production lines

i feel like i’m doing production line worship at the moment – event after event after event, all of them exhibitions … i’m doing reflection spaces next week for the Uniting Care national conference. It’s an honour to have been asked, and while i’m not yet looking forward to it, i can see that i’m…

self-critique

it is a luxury to lose ourselves in the drama of a holy week to place ourselves in the ancient story that unfolds with political intrigue and theological mystery it is a luxury to be trawling for video clips and music, to be contemplating the quirky moment that will make this week’s worship memorable, scratching…

last supper

this is something i was thinking of for an event, but we’re going with a different idea. i haven’t quite got it right – i’m not good at writing character stuff – and i can’t spend more time on it. but i really like the idea, so i’ll put it up here.

It’s to go alongside these winelabels, and this prayer

the basic concept is everyone is sitting around the table [on which there’s bread and wine – cleanskins with the above labels attached], and there are a few planted story tellers… judas, mary magdalene, peter, thomas, john. at different points they stand and tell their stories…