Stuart Matthews

On my nightstand you will find …

A big pile of books that I hope to read and an old fashioned alarm clock/radio which I haven’t needed to use for the last 5 months!

A podcast I am listening to is

‘The Robcast’ by Rob Bell.

A book that has changed my life (other than the Bible) is

‘An Altar in the World’ by Barbara Brown Taylor.

A TV show I binge watch

‘The Last Dance’ – a sporting documentary about Michael Jordan.

I follow — on—

I follow Coldplay on Instagram because I think that Chris Martin is one of the good guys!

Music that lifts my mood is­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­

‘Father of the Bride’ by Vampire Weekend.

One thing I have learned about myself over the last few weeks is

that it is possible to have a holiday in Scotland and for it to be ok 😉

Michael Lyall

On my nightstand you will find …

A Lamp, a clock, a TV remote control & two books  ‘A Life of Miracles’  Bill Johnson & ‘The Divine Romance’ Brian Simmons.

A podcast I am listening to is

Set Piece Menu (four friends talk football and stuff over food).

A book that has changed my life (other than the Bible) is

‘Purpose Driven Life’ Rick Warren

A TV show I binge watch

NCIS & MasterChef Australia.

I follow — on—

I follow  Glasgow Prophetic Centre on their daily ‘Lion Bites’ because they challenge me every day to think about God and my faith in a new way.

Music that lifts my mood is­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­

Any worship music but especially Bethel Music.

One thing I have learned about myself over the last few weeks is

It doesn’t matter how much extra time I get in my life it is never enough to get everything done that I want to do!

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