December 23rd, 2020
Christmas is about a baby and his mother. But there’s a lot more to think about than that, when we look for explanations.
December 15th, 2020
How can we pass on faith to the next generation? Here are some ideas, based on many years of experience, that should be useful to parents and church leaders.
November 29th, 2020
A review of The Language of Genetics by Denis Alexander – a comprehensive outline of this complex subject.
November 13th, 2020
American christians are deeply polarised over their response to Donald Trump. Why is this, and where does it leave the church?
October 20th, 2020
What if, as well as talking and learning and speaking to others about our faith, we tried to put his radical teachings into practice in our daily lives?
October 1st, 2020
A review of Has Archaeology Buried the Bible? by William Dever, and an assessment of how this informs a christian understanding of the Old Testament.
September 16th, 2020
A conversation about how it feels to question the Old Testament while continuing to believe in Jesus.
September 1st, 2020
Is a new religion of christian nationalism being formed in the US, and in Australia? Or is it an old heresy re-vitalised?
August 14th, 2020
Someone I know had an interesting picture come into their mind recently. They were lying in bed, about to drift off, when they “saw” a group of people standing near the edge of a cliff, a little like the one in the picture above. The people were looking this way and that over unexplored territory. […]
July 29th, 2020
Some christians are accusing others of being socialists, as if that’s bad. But is it? Are Jesus’ teachings socialist?
A list of all blog posts, in reverse chronological order, is on the Blog archive page.