All posts by Phil Whittall

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Do good works…

At the end of May I’m involved in our local and utterly brilliant Soul Purpose weekend. Here’s what I posted on that blog…. I don’t believe you get to heaven by doing good works, but I also don’t believe we can know how to live

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Hermas: on possessions

It’s an interesting idea (although wrong) that things on earth are under an alien power for the earth is the Lord’s and everything in it, but right in that not everything has kingdom values and almost nothing is neutral…. “You who are God’s servants are

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Slipstream – Leadership

As a young(er) leader in church (does 33 still count as young?) one of the greatest helps to me has been spending time with older, wiser and more experienced – and in my eyes more Godly leaders. No question that time with these men and

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A lifestyle audit

I’ve been thinking for a while that I need to get a fresh handle on where we’re at with taking the environment more into account in our lives, with not being consumerist and trying to live more simply. I think the best way to sum

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Social Action Conference

I’ve been a bit busy preparing talks and hit a run of meetings (will they ever end?) but I’ve enjoyed preparing for part of a seminar called ‘how to live a mercy filled life in a difficult world’ at the upcoming Newfrontiers social action conference.