Hello Darkness My Old Friend – Part 1

Darkness: 1) the partial or total absence of light; 2) wickedness or evil I once had a dream about Death. I dreamt that Death came to me and wanted to be my friend. Seriously. Like black cloak, big scythe and everything! Death explained that it was just misunderstood and wasn't so bad. It wanted to... Continue Reading →

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Throwback: Telling Stories to Children

I wrote this one after a conversation with an older friend about generational alignment and disconnection in the Church. “Much that once was, is lost for none now live who remember it.” - Galadriel There are certain things in God's heart that He has revealed to fathers and mothers in the Church at certain times... Continue Reading →

Throwback: Honesty

From back when I was listening to a lot of Danny Silk and contemplating relational intricacies.  John 1:14 - "And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth." Proverbs 16:24 - "Gracious words are like... Continue Reading →

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 →

Porn and… 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 →

Porn and…

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 →

The Naked Bride

     Welcome to all who came for the provocative blog title! Since you’re here... Picture the scene. It’s Sunday morning. You’ve not had the best of weeks. You fell into that sin you said you’d stay away from and you’re feeling the emotional effects of it. Your faith in God is feeling more and... Continue Reading →

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