making plans,
words & sounds
in Dunedin NZ

Somewhere in the middle of co-leading Student Soul, drumming with Black Boy Peaches, studying at KCML, and actually having a life and people to care about, Tom continues to be a real human person.


Five critiques of church and their resolutions

#1. The apostolic view: a critique of form This critique cuts right to the heart of the forms inhabited by Christian movements. The church appears incapable of fulfilling her calling and unable to rise to the challenges of our day. Why is this?The inadequacies of Christian movements are directly related to their core design. The shape of any given social structure is animated in such a way that it both ...
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5 Signs of Health in Organisational Life

Photo by Jorge Zapata on Unsplash 1. Innovation is loved Innovation is prioritised, championed and made space for. This requires recognising those with a pioneer instinct and releasing and resourcing them to go for it. It also requires moving swiftly to identify blocks to innovation before the water gets stagnant. In effect this requires the center giving away power to the edge so that the edge can feed new life ...
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