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silver linings playbook | my movie review

April 18, 2013

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There are comments about Silver Linings Playbook stating that it’s lovely to see a genuine portrayal of people with mental illness, that doesn’t stigmatise them. Normally people with mental illness are portrayed either so seriously unhinged that they are violent psychopaths who kill kill kill, or their issues are portrayed as such fluffy patronising twaddle […]

salt of the earth | what does that mean?

January 29, 2013

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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

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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

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  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 […]

mary & max | movie review

April 19, 2012

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I’m a big fan of animated movies. The reason being that i think if an animated movie is done right it can hold a powerful and moving message, more-so than many live-action movies succeed in doing. But they are also, for the most part, a heck of a lot of fun to watch. Some of […]

Our way vs God’s way

March 15, 2012

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Back in the 60s, illegitimacy and cohabitation were relatively rare and frowned upon. As government and society chose to accept this new “awakening to modern ways” people were adamant that it would have no negative effect on society and that it was just progress. We see all around us now the negative social effects which […]

s.o.s

August 17, 2011

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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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