Affirmation for the world, the flesh and the rebel

“Christians should be troublemakers, creators of uncertainty, agents in a dimension incompatible with society.” Jacques Ellul My! How far we have fallen short of this? Jacques Ellul, a critical, perceptive writer who was once a member of the French...

When is the right time to give up?

Is there such a thing as a theology of ‘giving up’, or of ‘calling it a day’? When those around you tell you it should’ve worked out by now if God was ‘in it’, are they correct? When no matter what you do ends up with nothing coming into your bank account, is that how...

So, this is what Atheism looks like, up-close and personal?

If there was any doubt about the true face of Atheism, look no further than London, Bristol and Liverpool. Far from being a cultivating force for good, it simply strips away any sense of the value from human life and social well-being and replaces it with ‘naked...
Modern Day Saints: 4 (St Dave Everitt of Cambodia)

Modern Day Saints: 4 (St Dave Everitt of Cambodia)

I was standing in the back of the church waiting to pray for people. As one of the elders (A rather silly designation for my 22 year old self) we would pray for anyone who had needs during the musical worship time. A man I had never seen before just happened to come...