Warning. Before you read further be aware that this blog post will state some dangerous and subversive views. If you are of a weak constitution or easily offended, I’d flip over to this site instead it’s got pictures of kittens. After all that’s what the internet is for, isn’t it? I’ve kept pretty quiet about Brexit, in… Continue reading Dangerous Views
I tread with care as I contemplate posting on this issue. Some of my closest friends have spent the last few months birating anyone who dares disagree with their particular view on the EU referendum in strong and often unpleasent language. I honestly thought I’d seen the worst of partisan campaigning and name calling on… Continue reading EU: Extremely Uncertain
A rather belated post, as I’ve been just too busy recently to complete my thoughts on this issue: I’ve been watching with interest the ongoing debate about MP pay. I am, as I’ve said before in awe of anyone who puts themselves forward for public office, for though the few bad eggs are the one’s… Continue reading There’s something funny
(or What complete Twit-ter!) A few days ago I got to the point where I felt I needed to take a hiatus from Twitter. This was never going to be a prolonged departure, I value my community of friends too much for that. But I have over a period of some time got more… Continue reading What good can come out of Nazareth?
Readers of this blog will know that despite holding strong and sincere political views and believing passionately in Christian involvement in politics I am reluctant to be drawn on party-politics. I think it is the duty of those in leadership or any other kind of public role to remain as impartial as possible while still… Continue reading Getting all political
This post is the second in an unintentional series on politics the first post is It’s nearly over. If you’ve read my last post you will know that I find it uncomfortable when Church Leaders are strongly directive or supportive of one particular political party. I’ve talked already about the potential in such a position… Continue reading Pride & Prejudice…the last acceptably hated group
Well my self-imposed ban on blogging can now be lifted. Today is election day. I’ve spent the last 4 weeks trying hard not to get embroiled in the political back-biting and partisan name calling that our favourite social-networking sites have descended into as election fever has swept the nation. Please don’t get me wrong I… Continue reading it’s nearly over!