Come Home – Poem

I woke up at 2am and wrote this. You look ridiculous With your patch-work picture of pretense printed all over your personality Painting over the cracks of the walls of your heart and your own sanity in case you pour out some honesty that gets you ostracized When you compromise in a counter-cultural surprise But... Continue Reading →

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Throwback: Freedom and Grace

I wrote this in May 2013 as I began hearing a lot of ideas that presented grace wrong and I saw close friends start to embrace it. 17Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. 18And we all, with unveiled face, beholding the glory of the... Continue Reading →

Throwback: The Sin Next Door

One of my very first blogs. I find it quite cringey now but I still enjoy it and hope you do too! Check out Genesis 4:7b The context of the story is that Cain and Abel have just brought their offerings to God and He's accepted Abel's and not Cain's and Cain is ticked. God... Continue Reading →

Surrender – Poem

This living sacrifice lives But I want it to die daily It shrinks away from the light Your love gives And hides in the darkness of its frailty. Broken, unspoken, the last surviving token of the life that was before it. It is wilful ignorance, it is selfish defiance, it is foolish resistance. It's the... 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 →

Sexuality Series: Introduction

[If you're not much of a reader, I shared a similar message with my church family earlier this year. You can listen here] "Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God." Matthew 5:8 Hi. Can I be really honest with you? Whenever I've written or spoken about this topic there has tended... Continue Reading →

Poem for the Romans – Poem

A poem based on Paul's letter to the Romans I walked through the valley of shadows And kept stumbling in the dark. Two men appeared and ambushed me, Left me bleeding in the park. A certain man did pass that way A torchlight in his hand He offered me help but dropped me In an... Continue Reading →

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