Mark Greene grew up Jewish and joyous, and celebrated becoming a Christian in his early twenties. He worked in advertising in London and New York, loved it, and is still prepared to admit it. He is Executive Director of the London Institute for Contemporary Christianity and was Vice Principal of the London School of Theology. He speaks, tells stories, and writes, mainly on the joys, trials, and surprises of living all of life as a follower of Jesus in today’s world.
A beautiful, original and compelling invitation into the drama, wonder and mystery of the Christmas story. Graced by gorgeous illustrations, the fresh directness of Mark Greene’s poems powerfully connects the ancient world with our own. Adventure makes an exquisite gift for Christmas, an enriching companion for Advent and a source of inspiration in any season.
In this innovative, compelling, often funny, story-filled book, Mark Greene looks at how we can truly flourish in our work – joyfully revised for a new generation. An empowering, tried and tested guide towards a more fulfilling and fruitful working life, revealing our work as a gift from God.
With brilliant storytelling and deep theological insight, Mark Greene explores Jesus’ familiar yet greatest instruction – love God, love others – as a simple but liberating framework for putting relationships back at the heart of all things. A life-changing challenge to consider love as a dynamic foundation for our workplaces, society, and global community… because putting relationships first transforms everything.