Smashed Windows

There’s been an air of discouragement around recently, with friends struggling and moving out, difficult situations and a slowdown of momentum in the wider church. Things have generally felt a […]

New stuff starting tonight

We’ve been talking a lot recently at Adams Avenue about stuff, our future, our houses, what we want to do, this and that. After talking and praying and talking and […]

Lucky Are The Unlucky – Praying Through the Beatitudes

The beatitudes. Those compelling, befuddling, counterintuitive bombshells. Nine bullet points spoken by Jesus, now respected by millions in every nation and religion the world over. It seems impossible to properly get […]

A few ideas for Christian small groups

Joseph Solomon explains a few simple practices that can help small groups grow deep and rich. We’ve reinvented and enjoyed a few of these, they’ve been very helpful. Stuff covered: Inductive bible […]

Our Sabbath Week

Right after coming back from the bible week, without conferring Josh and I both thought it would be worthwhile for us to each spend a week out of normal life resting, praying […]

Bible Week

My friends and I spent the week just gone at a monastery in Leicestershire called Mount St Bernard Abbey. Many people would visit such a place to get away from […]

Grill A Brother

One evening every week we have our special weekly house meal, commonly referred to as “agape”. Agape centres around a meal and is an opportunity for our committed core church groups […]

Disturb us, Lord

Disturb us, Lord, when We are too well pleased with ourselves, When our dreams have come true Because we have dreamed too little, When we arrived safely Because we sailed […]

Cake and Communion

Most of you will know we’re not particularly into the whole Christmas thing, but we went out Christmas eve to buy something for the neighbours we know to one side […]