Category Archives: Personal

Ground control to planet teenager

So, well I occasionally get to visit planet teenager. I am on planet adult or as inhabitants of planet teenager might call it planet different. It is sometimes known as planet retro for those fleeting moments that it becomes cool. … Continue reading

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The Planet Teenager

I am a parent of a teenager. I am currently on a course for parents of teenagers. Let me be clear my teenager and I love each other in a dad/lad sort of way. You might be forgiven for thinking … Continue reading

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Cwrs Iesu?

    Cwrs Wlpan and its follow on course are an effective way of teaching Welsh. I have just begun Cwrs Pellach. Pob Dydd Wener, dw i’n dysgu Cymraeg y Prifysgol Bangor. Cwrs Wlpan is built upon the same principles … Continue reading

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Door to Door: easy evangelism

‘It is the bread and butter of evangelistic work’ was a phrase often found on the lips of a London City Missioner referring to door to door evangelism. It is the simple practice of just knocking unannounced on someone’s door … Continue reading

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The first Open Air preach

TOWER HILL, October 1986. I gathered with experienced missioners and young Evangelists to take part in my first ever Open Air evangelistic event, in the surrounds of the Tower of London, the place which had seen the execution of many … Continue reading

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Starting out I was a rubbish evangelist

As I said yesterday, I spent two years with the London City Mission Voluntary Evangelism Scheme (1986-1988). I have to say I was a rubbish evangelist. I was by disposition so introverted I would jump at a brown paper bag … Continue reading

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1986 and all that

It was sometime in August 1986 that I got the coach from Sheffield Bus Station to London Victoria. I was going to London for 3 weeks to be a summer evangelist with the London City Mission. I was met at … Continue reading

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