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Walls and pews and mindsets: a radical inside out perspective for authentic church

A few years ago, the vicar of my then (Evangelical Anglican) church encouraged the congregation to meditate on the future of that church - so I did, and had a vision of the church turning itself inside out - literally... Continue Reading →

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What is Pyrotheology?

Pyrotheology is a project spearheaded by Peter Rollins that attempts to deconstruct belief-based Christianity and make the tradition relevant to people who feel attracted to it but who are unable to assent in good faith to its creeds and doctrines.... Continue Reading →

Virtual Community: One year that feels like a lifetime… in a good way!

The quote above was Phil's on 26/5/16. I liked it, so I memed it that same day... 🙂 Stories are worth remembering, I wanted to mark a point we've reached on this day in the journey of the Way Station. Today, it's exactly... Continue Reading →

TWS Conversations (5) – Ian, from the Salvation Army: ‘…look for the ancient ways…’

https://soundcloud.com/user-275458335/tws-conversations-ian-05052017-0857

Diving In(to the Wreck)*

I’ve always taken religion very seriously, and that’s probably how I ended up spending a third of my life as a staunch atheist.   As a kid, I swung between abject fear that I had committed the unpardonable sin (for... Continue Reading →

TWS Conversations (3) – Gordon, who we met on the Omega Course: rethinking what Jesus meant about loving yourself

Bullied into Belonging

This week has felt like its own Good Friday. By that I mean that through my own experience as well as through stories I’ve read and conversations I’ve had, it seems as though the faith that many of us hold... Continue Reading →

Some of us in the Way Station wanted to collaborate on a work of art for Easter. Thank you to Cathy, Julie, and Christiane who also brought it all together - Switzerland, USA and Germany.

TWS Conversations (1) – Gill, who I met on the Isle of Iona…

https://soundcloud.com/user-275458335/tws-conversations-gill-02042017-1403 I'm travelling around to record face to face conversations with people in the Way Station. These are scrapbook moments, rather than polished edits. It's a journey in progress.

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