The Trinity – A.S.K 12

It’s been encouraging to hear over the past week of more churches using A.S.K for their youth groups.   This week’s question concerns the Trinity.  I suspect this is a much neglected doctrine – and that there are a suprising number of people who consider themselves Christians who do not understand how important it is.   BIBLE READING: Matthew 28 TEXT: Then Jesus came to them … Continue reading The Trinity – A.S.K 12

“A Hard Day’s Night” – Letter from Australia 3

18th August 2019 Brothers and Sisters, Living in a city of 5 million there are never a shortage of things to do….living in a country that is the sixth largest in the world (by land mass) there is never a shortage of places to visit. Yesterday we were sitting at a table with a construction worker and his wife and he was saying that he … Continue reading “A Hard Day’s Night” – Letter from Australia 3

Quantum 55 -The one with Epstein, Neurodiversity and Autism, Dawkins and the Rabbit Hole and Marty Sampson

Quantum 55 – Everything from protestors in Hong Kong to Helter Skelter’s in cathedrals! This week we look at the death of Jeffrey Epstein   and the situation in Hong Kong  What company earned over $11 billion in profit last year and paid no tax? Amazon… A theme of this week is propaganda – every week there is new Trans propaganda – one example of which … Continue reading Quantum 55 -The one with Epstein, Neurodiversity and Autism, Dawkins and the Rabbit Hole and Marty Sampson

Autism and Neurodiversity

Autism is something that almost all of us will come across and some of us will have.  As a result of last weeks podcast   I received some very helpful comments from a scientist who is herself autistic – Elizabeth Guest.    With her permission I am going to share her comments with you.  Autism is important – but also trying to keep abreast, or ahead, … Continue reading Autism and Neurodiversity

Sampson’s Samson Post – Losing His Faith

Yet another celebrity Christian has announced on social media that he has left the faith .  Premier Christianity asked me to respond to  Hillsong’s Marty Sampson’s Instagram post announcing this.   You can read the original here… An open letter to the Hillsong worship leader who is “losing his faith” By: David Robertson | 13th August 2019 The Hillsong worship leader Marty Sampson has announced he’s “losing his faith”. … Continue reading Sampson’s Samson Post – Losing His Faith

The Illiberalism and Irrationality of Western Liberals – As Evidenced by the Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald is a frustrating and revealing newspaper….it’s frustrating because it offers so much that is good but in the end comes across as a dumbed-down progressivism for those who think they are liberal.  It’s revealing because it shows how weak the intellectual and rational arguments are made by those who consider themselves to be the intellectual elites.  It’s almost as though they … Continue reading The Illiberalism and Irrationality of Western Liberals – As Evidenced by the Sydney Morning Herald

A.S.K – The Gender of God

This weeks A.S.K question – but before we look at it some good news.  A.S.K is already being reprinted….there will be a couple of minor changes…so if you want the original edition you will need to get it now!     BIBLE READING: Numbers 23:1-26 TEXT: God is not human, that he should lie, not a human being, that he should change his mind. Does … Continue reading A.S.K – The Gender of God

Madame Butterfly – (Letter from Australia 2)

Brothers and Sisters, I started off calling these letters, Letters from Exile, but I’ve decided to change that – because it does sound as though I have been banished to a penal colony – the image that many Brits still have of Australia.   We think of it as a far away place ‘down under’. It amazed me to read Augustine speaking of Australia! As early … Continue reading Madame Butterfly – (Letter from Australia 2)

Guns, Evangelicals and the Bible; Some Uncomfortable Truths.

This weeks column in Christian Today Guns, evangelicals and the Bible: some uncomfortable truths Police lead shoppers to safety ater a mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, U.S. August 3, 2019.(Photo: Reuters/Jorge Salgado) Another week – another couple of mass shootings. Many outwith and within the US struggle with the regularity and seeming normality of these shootings. After each event the usual … Continue reading Guns, Evangelicals and the Bible; Some Uncomfortable Truths.