• Spring in our Steps

    Regular readers of this blog will know that three of us – Vanessa, Anna and I – ¬†have been preparing over the past few months to run the Prague half-marathon, in support of IBTS’s Jubilee appeal. Last Saturday on a beautiful warm spring day we lined up with around 6500 other people to run through the streets of Prague. A half-marathon is 21.0975 kilometres (13 miles 192 yards). It’s those last fifty centimetres that is hardest! The course took us along the banks of the Vltava river that flows through Prague, up and down each side. I had run one half-marathon before, some ten years ago, when I was somewhat…

  • Running for IBTS

    The Course Leader of Contextual Missiology The Personal Assistant to the Rector and A Master of Theology student in Applied Theology What do the three folk above have in common? They love IBTS and in 38 days they will sweat through a 21Km run to prove it! Tim Noble, Vanessa Lake and Anna Cheprasova are registered participants of Prague’s forthcoming Half Marathon and are training steadily for this event. Since September, IBTS has been planning and thinking through how to celebrate the 60 year birthday of the seminary. This Diamond Jubilee is an exciting opportunity for everyone who has been influenced by the life and ministry of IBTS to reflect…