This is not God

This is not God

Too many Christian leaders speak of God with great certainty, and it’s worrying. Their stance borders on arrogance. In an age of identity politics, where leaders shout slogans with ever-increasing

Read more
Looking for clues

Looking for clues

I like detective shows. I like trying to figure out who did it. I usually get it wrong, but I enjoy not knowing and putting the clues together. Recently, I

Read more
Pain without anaesthetic

Pain without anaesthetic

Let me be clear – this blog is not about physical pain. (Physical pain is debilitating, and using pain relief is highly advisable.) The title of this blog refers to

Read more
Hearts broken… For what?

Hearts broken… For what?

This Sunday is Remembrance Day, marking 100 years since the Armistice that ended World War 1. Now, no-one living remembers it, let alone the soldiers who fought in it, yet

Read more
Rally to the cause

Rally to the cause

At particular points in history, it appears self-evident that certain causes should be supported. Last Sunday was Remembrance Sunday, marking the end of WW1. At the beginning of WW1, it

Read more
Violence

Violence

I have a book to recommend, ‘Jerusalem, Jerusalem: How the Ancient City Ignited Our Modern World’ by James Carroll The title suggests a particular focus. However, the opening section of

Read more