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salt of the earth | what does that mean?

January 29, 2013


I recently tweeted an article by J.John about a website that has been set up to promote the idea of “new atheism” and what our response as Christians ought to be towards this form of teaching. Please read it – it’s very challenging. I believe very strongly that we are in an age of lethargic […]

the amazing spider-man | my movie review

October 30, 2012


So this year saw the return of a certain young webslinger to our big screens. Raimi’s first Spider-man movie was energetic and bright with ropey cgi, the second had the best spidey villain to date in the form of Dr Octopus, and the third took on spidey’s dark side and would have been the best […]

what’s the meaning of life?

July 23, 2012


  When we planned on having a question box in our youth group i knew there would be some pretty interesting questions, and there have been some crazy ones. But i don’t think I expected there to be THE question that i think EVERYONE asks themselves at some point in their life. So here is […]

growing pains – thoughts on advent

November 29, 2011


Last w/e in Godly Play at church Ruben told me that they had started the story of Jesus, starting with Elizabeth and Mary being visited by the angel. I played the fool and asked ”so did you get to the bit where Mary visited her friend Elizabeth?” to which Ruben was on the ball and […]

the truth is out there

November 15, 2011


“The claim that Jesus never existed and His life is a myth compromises the reliability of ancient history.” Dr. Greenleaf, the Royal Professor of Law at Harvard University We are currently doing a series called Christianity Explored at church, the 5th of which was titled “Resurrection: Why did Jesus rise?”. This of course is the main […]

i don’t believe it!

September 23, 2011


Like me, you may have read this item in the news this week: “The teaching of creationism should be outlawed in school  science lessons, a group of leading scientists have said.  And the curriculum should be changed to ensure evolution is taught from when children start school, according to academics including Sir David Attenborough and […]


August 17, 2011


Although i’ve tweeted about the riots i haven’t really known what to blog about with regards to them. the tv has been saturated with programmes analysing the rioters and their actions and the circumstances surrounding them ad infinitum. The only thing that keeps coming into my head is that these people’s lives are so empty. […]

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