Yearly Archives: 2008

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Affluenza

A friend of mine, Adam, sent me the following tip: “Anyway, Josh Harris from Covenant life church (CJ’s church, now led by Josh Harris) has done a 7pt series on Affluenza on his blog – check out www.joshharris.com You’ll find a link there to a

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Greater Simplicity

I’ve realised that I haven’t completed a series of posts I started in November on the 3 main aims I saw from greater community living. They were Authentic Mission, Increased Generosity and at last now the aim of Greater Simplicity. Simplicity can seem a mile

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Why aren't we all good samaritans?

I enjoy being provoked in my faith by thinkers from other disciplines. So if you have 13 minutes to think about compassion and why you aren’t always compassionate, then watch this film by psychologist Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence.

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The Simple Pastor reaches first milestone

It occurred to me today that I’ve been actively blogging for a while now and it turns out that I started this blog on the 18th December 2006. So The Simple Pastor has turned one and I didn’t even realise, which isn’t unusual when it