Biblical Messages

How to revive a dead church

Churches that have lived in a Christendom culture for years can find it difficult to come alive again. How can it be done? The letter from Jesus to the church in Sardis in Revelation 3.1-6 shows us how. You can watch the whole worship gathering below, or just the message below that.

spiritual formation

Fear Not: Spiritual Direction For Protestants

Here’s a talk I gave at a gathering of The Renewal Fellowship Within The Presbyterian Church in Canada about understanding spiritual direction, something that is new to many contemporary Protestants.  It’s a half-hour talk that hopefully will help you understand it better.  Feel free to comment with any questions you may have.

Musings

Some refreshing news, and some lessons

I read an article posted by a colleague, which deserves attention, particularly from Canadian Presbyterians interested in renewal. The author writes for United Methodists in the US about Anglicans, but we in The Presbyterian Church in Canada, and other mainline denominations, can learn from it, too. Read on:

http://timothytennent.com/2012/09/27/4-things-united-methodists-can-learn-from-the-episcopal-church/