Getting Fired Up

Acts 2.1-8 Galatians 3.26-4.7 A minister put a job ad in the local paper. The plan was for an all-round handyman who could fix things around the church and do the routine maintenance. The very next morning after the ad ran, a well-dressed young man came and asked to speak to the minister. The pastor [...]

Following Apple?

With Apple reporting record profits, most commentators are asking just one question – what’s next? Since the legendary technology giant is faced with only two futures. One is coming up with a revolutionary new product which will again dominate the market. Or simply, going downwards. Tim Cook’s team then must be toiling 24/7 to find [...]

How did Poloroid do it?

Do you remember the Polaroid camera? This amazing invention by Edwin Land that gave photographs in 60 seconds.  In fact, my school friend's father had one for his business.  I still remember the thrill of peeling back the paper cover to see the image taken a few moments before.  Of course, the film’s cost was [...]

Do you understand?

Do you understand?   Acts 8.26-40   One of my favourite visits when we are on holiday in Durham is the local air museum. Very much a self-help operation, there is a certain air of how things used to be before electronic screens. This sense is heightened by their reconstruction of a wartime street. In [...]