Love to know your thoughts about a piece I wrote for Christian Today about the Christopher Nolan’s epic Interstellar. Click here to see the article.
5 things the new Star Wars Trailer Tells Us Possibly the most anticipated movie of the decade is due to arrive in cinemas on December 18th 2015. Today the world was given an 88 second glimpse of the opening of the 7th chapter of the Star Wars story with the global release of the teaser […]
What a Summer it has been. I have just come back from Momentum a massive conference for 20 somethings that takes place in Shepton Mallet . Its the last of the events in the New Wine & Soul Survivor family of conferences on the site this season. It will have been one of the last major […]
I love the strapline for the latest Adidas World Cup advertising campaign: “All in or Nothing.” It reminds me of my secondary school PE teacher. I wrote about him recently in a Christianity Today online article. “I loved the way he wanted my rough comprehensive school in Brighton to have a rugby (for U.S. readers: think […]
I used to fear paradoxes – those difficult parts of our faith that cause us to double take when we read them in the Bible or set off questions in our mind when we reflect on them. For example: Why does an all-sufficient God ask so much of his followers? Why does the God of […]
So here’s a moral dilemma that I’d like to explore with you. I am trying to explore a theological perspective on whether it is right for a church to apply for and receive lottery funding for its social and community work (it cannot receive funding for worship or evangelistic work). Here are the best arguments […]
Tell me if I am out of line and don’t know how to take a joke. But this video crossed a line for me. The evangelical world has always been polarised in fact it has been a trait of evangelicals that believers holding a diversity of opinions on a whole range of issues can find […]
Tomorrow sees the next in our series of national consultations on helping the church gain Confidence in the Gospel. NT Wright (who was in the middle of editing his new book on Paul) was kind enough to make time to speak to us to give his views on the subject “What is the Gospel?” watch […]
I was honoured to spend time with the St Miletus students today as they have their first day of lectures at their brand new St Jude’s site. I was lecturing on an “An Introduction to a Theology of Mission.” I have uploaded my slides for the students: (they might not make a lot of sense […]
Spent an encouraging day at the St John’s College commissioning service. I popped to the loo to be greeted by this sight… Yes those are greek verb declensions above the urinals. Impressively academic bogs to say the least. Obviously I can’t comment on the ladies loos – Hebrew vocab maybe?