Month: July 2013

Defining Innovation

Innovation is something I’m always thinking about.  I came across this article this morning which just caught my eye and got me thinking about ministry.  Amongst other interesting idea, this paragraph caught my eye: How do innovations emerge in society? It is process of what Joseph Schumpeter, the Austrian economist, called ‘creative destruction’. In a major innovation cycle,…

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Preaching like an elder statesman

Our latest addition to our preaching staff, the Emeritus Archdeacon Ken Allen, has been a tremendous encouragement for our church.  I remember hearing him in 2011 and thinking, this man is truly “old school” in his preaching style.  And as I’ve been maturing as a Christian and as I see preaching fads come and go,…

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