Derbyshire: Experiencing God in a Digital Age – Retreat Association Conference

My session abstract is as follows: As disciples we live for God, whenever and wherever we are. In the 21st century, the digital is an intrinsic part of our complex world. We need to take seriously our online experiences. Social media offers opportunities for worship, creativity and relationship building, but also requires an awareness of healthy boundaries. Within this discussion based session, we will consider what it means to experience God in the digital spaces, Continue Reading →

The Bishop of London Calls for Ordinary Heroes (@Tearfund) #OrdinaryHeroes

Politics needs big ideas and less short-term thinking, says the Bishop of London, who today (16th April) launches Tearfund’s  new report and campaign, calling for a restorative economy. This is a campaign I can get behind. Watch the video, and see the rest of the press release below. The Rt Revd and Rt Hon Dr Richard Chartres said: We live in a century of mingled promise and peril. The decisions we take now and the Continue Reading →

[SPEAKER] New Media Evangelism for @DNAuk

Earlier today, I had the pleasure of working with DNA UK (the year-long discipleship course), in the area of evangelism online: DNA: New Media Evangelism (2015) from Bex Lewis drbexl Life Explorer, HE/learning, Christian, cultural history, WW2 posters: Keep Calm & Carry On, digital world, coach, ENFP, @digitalfprint, @ww2poster http://drbexl.co.uk Like it? Share it…

‘Citizen’ by @AwakenRob

So, I met Rob earlier this year at Spring Harvest, and it was a nice surprise to receive this in the post a few weeks ago with an invitation to read/review… this morning I picked it up, and read it quickly, and appreciatively! The overall question that Rob is asking is what does it mean to live as a citizen of God’s kingdom, living as ‘resident aliens’ (Hauerwas’s term) on earth? I was struck by Rob’s questioning Continue Reading →

#Spritus14: Workshop: Discipleship & Journeying in a Digital Age

Slides from my session tomorrow at #Spiritus14 tomorrow – probably not too late to sign up! Discipleship and journeying in a digital age #Spiritus14 from Bex Lewis Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…

#GB14 Worship Session: Discipleship and Journeying in a Digital Age

30 minute worship session, Treehouse, 9am Saturday 23rd August. (See bio) A disciple is one who seeks to follow Jesus, grow in faith, and model Christian living. We reflect upon how discipleship has been affected by ‘a digital age’: has the medium and/or the message changed? We reflect on how it has offered space to journey together, to share our stories, and to encourage one another. Discipleship and Journeying in a Digital Age for #GB14 Worship Continue Reading →

[Conference] #IMRC14: Digidisciple: Issues and Opportunities for the Christian Sector in a Digital Age

This afternoon’s paper for the Conference run by the International Society for Media, Religion and Culture. Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…