The Restoring Power of Criticism

Last night at the grow bag, we at Kingsgate, were looking at what it means to be Faithful, Accountable, Servanthearted and Teachable (FAST). Today as I read from weakness to strength by Scott Sauls, he nailed the importance and priority of allowing criticism to be a tool in the hands of a loving God to […]

Jesus’ upside down view of leadership

The following quote from Scott Sauls, although it uses America as the comparison with Jesus’ leadership worldview could so easily be replaced by the UK or the Western World in general. Feel provoked: “In America, credentials qualify a person to lead. In Jesus, the chief qualification is character. In America, what matters most are the […]

Important Update: Leadership Transition at Life Church

As many of you know the family and I will shortly be moving to Kingsgate Community Church (Great Yarmouth). However in order for this to be possible we’ve been praying and talking lots about what’s the right shape for the leadership team here at Life Church. On Wednesday evening we shared some really exciting news […]

The Greenhouse 2017

This last weekend we had our third annual leadership conference at Life Church . We had Toby & Jean Skipper and Vlada Stojanovic as our speakers. Here are the sessions: Session 1 – Toby Skipper  The Joined up life: Working through the boat illustration in our personal, private and public lives   Session 2 – Vlada […]