Mission Fields rather than Academic Halls

Read this interesting article today about how Theology is Rooted in Mission, not Academics.

Don’t get me wrong – I believe we do need Academic Theologians in the world – I would think about eight at any one time is enough, so I guess that’s Tom Greggs and seven others.

What do you think?

Chapel Anniversaries

Here is a wonderful Photo Montage from the BBC, looking at a “lost world” of the 1960s, with Chapel Anniversaries in a town I know because my Aunty lives there: Hebden Bridge.
Here in Methodist Rural Northumberland, both the Chapel Anniversary and Harvest Festival Auction live on, with the retired grandchildren of the people in the photographs. Enjoy the show….