Christians and Alcohol

Well once again it's that merry time of year where we descend into a deluge of mince pies, mistletoe and Michael Bublé! Christmas is coming! I had a student I work with ask me recently if I was planning to get drunk at Christmas. The sound of his jaw hitting the floor almost made me... Continue Reading →

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Thoughts on Porn: Toxic Masculinity

Previous Post Should men watch porn? Should anyone watch porn? Has masculinity gone wrong in society? Does porn have anything to do with it? Big questions... Without asking the question of whether men (and as a result, anyone) should be allowed to exchange money for seeing naked women's bodies or free of charge, you will... Continue Reading →

Thoughts on Porn: I Hate It

I hate porn. I really do. And I've got plenty of reasons to. It's not just because of its links to modern slavery across the world today. It's not just because its warping the sexual expectations of children contributing to the increase of the sexual abuse of teenage girls in relationships. It's not just because it reduces girls and... Continue Reading →

Sexy Christians

"Sexy: sexually suggestive or stimulating:erotic" This just in! Did you know that one of your main goals as a human being is to be sexy? No? Well then you clearly haven't been paying attention! Being sexy i.e. appearing sexually appealing and sexually available - whether you are or not - is supposed to be the highest... Continue Reading →

Irrational Passion – Part 2

Welcome back! If you missed Part 1 make sure you jump back! We're kind of in the middle of something... Onward! #3 "Love the Lord" Classic bit of Scripture this. Jesus says that the most important thing God has ever told us to do is love Him with our whole mind, heart and soul and with... Continue Reading →

Irrational Passion – Part 1

Growing up in a Christian household was pretty tame in a lot of ways (not in a bad way Mum if you're reading this...) so I often went looking for fun and excitement elsewhere. My parents had fairly strict rules to keep me and my brother safe (thanks guys) but outside the house was a... Continue Reading →

The Number One Killer of Christians

It's no secret that being a Christian and following Jesus is tough. Among many other things it means that whatever culture or society you live in, pressure will be put on you to change what you believe to suit the status quo. This is not a new thing, it's always been this way. For most people... Continue Reading →

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