I’ve read a lot of fascinating stuff and a lot of gumpf about the Queen this week. I’ve seen fellow Christians like myself who respect the Queen’s faith and honour her place of service in the role of our nation. And I’ve read a lot of genuine & thought provoking questions about the monarchy from… Continue reading God save the Queen. A Call to mission
Recently heard this article mentioned in a lecture on Evangelism, it has been haunting me ever since. Many of you may have already read Mr Whyte’s comments, I think it is an article which caused quite a stir when it was printed back in September 08. The thing is, while I disagree with Jamie’s conclusions,… Continue reading Expected Behavioural Differences
Interesting re-reading my last post after a very busy couple of weeks. My thoughts on Twitter could not be more different. If anything I am enjoying tweeting and reading tweets more than Facebook. Perhaps this is because it is new, but then again perhaps it is because it has opened a new spectrum of networking… Continue reading Unavoidable Blockage?
It has finally happened. The General Synod of the Church of England has decided to debate the single most controversial, divisive, polarising and shocking issue in the Church today. Yes folks: The ‘E’ Word: Evangelism! Perhaps like me you are wondering what is so controversial about evangelism. Well apparently a lot, a movement of Synod… Continue reading The ‘E’ Word
Read This! According to this piece of research commissioned by St Helen’s Bishopsgate “More than a fifth of Christians who answered said they did not believe Jesus was both God and Man” Then they are not Christians. End of story. Either way to some people of faith it will be alarming to read that so… Continue reading Christmas Disbelief
“B’AH Humbug!” What is it about this time of the year that brings the worst out in people? The thing is I know Christmas has become a bit of a nightmare for many folk. It is cold, usually rainy and grey and the pressures of buying for people are phenomenal – particularly if you have… Continue reading Stripy Mints
This morning I went up to Church for Morning Prayer, when I arrived the man from Wessex Water was there – come to investigate a possible leak. As I made him a coffee conversation did its thing and shortly I found myself on that familiar territory I encounter so often when talking to folk from… Continue reading Water Man brings ideology