I’d like to make you feel comfortable, that’s why I want to talk to you about Jesus…

have-you-found-jesusA report has been published about evangelism that will be discussed by the General Synod of the Church of England shortly called ‘Talking Jesus‘. It has resulted in a number of surprising headlines including:

‘We need to talk about Jesus’ – cue cringing embarrassment – Andrew Brown in the Guardian

Talking about Christianity could just put people off – Church of England signals – The Telegraph

Don’t preach, Church tells Christians: Research suggests those who talk about beliefs are more likely to put friends and colleagues off God than turn them to faith – The Daily Mail

For a summary of the findings of the report, watch the first 30 seconds of this:

10 funny Star Wars memes to celebrate the new trailer #starwarstheforceawakens

In celebration of the new Star Wars Trailer we’ve collected some of the funniest Christian Star Wars memes for your delectation.

  1. Yoda reads John 3:16


2. Footprints on Tattoine


3. Singles night at Church

singles night

4. Jabba the Hut does apologetics


5. Judas the Sith Lord


6. Pew Pew

pew pew

7. New part of Bayeux Tapestry revealed


8. Lack of Faith

lack of faith

9. Ewok evangelists


10. And finally, a strange icon, for some, Star Wars really is a religion!


That’s not my chasuble… – new books for clergy children

A new series of the ‘That’s not my…’ board books has been released for clergy children: that's not my chasuble that's not my biretta that's not my chalice that's not my cassock that's not my cotta   (Idea hatched by Ali Miller on ordination retreat).

Create your own here: http://www.usborne.com/things-to-do/thats-not-my-activities.aspx