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Threads Post: Have we finally got over our profile pictures?

Threads Post: Have we finally got over our profile pictures?

I’ve written an article over at the Threads website. Here is an excerpt – My mother-in-law caught me off guard the other day as we gathered together for a family photo. She announced very casually: “I’ll just get my selfie stick”. Everyone looked at each […]

Channel 4’s Eden: Can we start again?

Channel 4’s Eden: Can we start again?

What if we could start again? Is the catchphrase of the new TV series on Channel 4 called Eden. It’s a social experiment seeing how modern Britons cope with a year out in the sticks, surviving on the land rather than on their smart-phones. The […]

The Economy of Time

The Economy of Time

“We are food for worms, lads! Because we’re only going to experience a limited number of springs, summers, and falls. One day, hard as it is to believe, each and every one of us is going to stop breathing, turn cold, and die!”  –  John Keating […]

Pokemon Go & Creating Community

Pokemon Go & Creating Community

You have probably seen a new craze hit the gaming and social media world in the last couple of weeks: Pokemon Go. It seems everyone is playing it! News articles keep popping up in my feed about the game and friends have been posting cartoon […]

The Messy Human

The Messy Human

It sometimes feels like we are a little obsessed with the word “community”. It is the buzz word of not just the church scene but in our society too. I imagine its our attempt to claw back that sense of belonging and feeling connected to […]