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Aug 2019
15

‘What in God’s name is happening in Christianity?’

I came across this post by John Cooper (lead singer of Skillet ) this morning. It is written in response to a number of high-profile ‘influencer’ (i.e. pop culture famous) Christians announcing..

Oct 2010
6

Grace and Mercy

I was just chatting with a good friend, with whom I have had many theological discussions.  But it all boils down to the advice he gave me (I’m sure he wouldn’t mind me sharing his wo..

May 2009
3

Amazing Art

Now often I find art stupid, rubbish, pretentious, etc etc - I’m sure it’s because I don’t understand it. This this is stupendously good - I genuinely couldn’t believe my eyes the first time I s..
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Dec 2007
30

Gift(s) of the Spirit

This topic has been mulling over in my mind for a long time.  Since the ‘rediscovery’ of charismatic gifts and the phenomenal growth of the Pentecostal church, I suppose it has been a hot topic for t..

Dec 2007
8

Free Speech

People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use. Soren Kierkegaard

Oct 2007
19

Pooh Studies

If you’ve ever been worried by source criticism of the Bible, you should probably read this .

Aug 2007
27

Eclipse and Subversion over SSH

I use subversion for my version control - and I have recently had to set up Eclipse to access the subversion repository on my new server. This proved trickier than expected, largely because of bad in..