Quite unnecessary. My walk today counts because it wasn’t at all vital. Oh no. Not one bit. The fact that it was in the company of several of my fellow postgrad researchers is neither here nor there. The distance was somewhat shorter than usual, although it followed my Janathon 14 tradition of linearity – there and back again. What do you mean, where to? At the end of a long invigorating day in Gladstone’s Library talking about empirical research into Christian ministry where would you walk to?