Sermons

Sermons

Jesus is... the crucified Messiah

Jesus had to die - his life (and death) are the pattern for his followers; he doesn't call us to an easy life, but to self-denial and self-sacrifice. He promises to be with us, and to help us live faithfully.

09/09/2018 Mark 8.27 - 9.1

Blog

Blog

Give to Caesar...

When Jesus says, ‘Give back to Caesar what is Caesar and to God what is God’s,’ is there anything more going on than a clever answer?

12/09/2018 Bible Theology

USA

USA

In the summer of 2013 I left my IT job (writing web software) and moved house to start a training post to be a vicar. Rather than go straight from one to the other, I decided to go via Western USA and Canada, in a convertible Ford Mustang.

Archive

Archive

I’ve had a website since the late 1990s, and it has changed rather dramatically over the years.  This section contains some of my favourite bits of my old sites, and some of the most viewed.  (At least, it will when it is finished!)

About

About

I was born in Oxford while my father was doing his vicar training at Wycliffe Hall – where I also did my own vicar training, twenty-three years later!  As I grew up in a Christian family, God has always been quite naturally at the centre of my life.

Quotations

There is scarcely anything in the world that some man cannot make a little worse, and sell a little more cheaply. The person who buys on price alone is this man’s lawful prey.

John Ruskin