I watched with keen interest our First Ministers speech at the SNP conference in Aberdeen last Saturday. I don’t really want to comment on the ins and outs of a potential IndyRef2, or of Brexit and everything else associated with it. There has already been enough said on that and I suspect many are already … More Nicola Sturgeons Speech – A Warning for Scotland
Here’s the link for the latest podcast. https://www.solas-cpc.org/wp/quantum-of-solas/quantum-102-scotref-belief-v-evidence-the-bbc-comedians/ #ScotRef #IndyRef2 Mensch on belief and evidence The Spectator – Watch: Louise Mensch’s disastrous Sunday Politics interview Frankie Boyle and Celebrity Atheists BBC on Facebook – “It’s like getting no mayonnaise in your chicken Zinger and blaming it on Colonel Sanders.” Frankie Boyle on why he’s … More Quantum 102 – #ScotRef, Belief-v-Evidence & the BBC Comedians
This is part two of John Macleod’s articles in the Daily Mail on the state of the Church in Scotland today. You can read the first one here – Losing Our Religion – The Daily Mail on the State of the Church in Scotland Again there is plenty for us to reflect on in the … More Losing our Religion – Signs of the Times Part 2 of John Macleods series in The Daily Mail.
Last week we began our new series on Romans – here is the first sermon. Romans has been greatly used in the conversion of many Christians – I cited Wesley and Augustine amongst others. This is the quote I used from Augustine: “So was I speaking and weeping in the most bitter contrition of my … More Announcing the Good News – Romans ch1 v.1-5
This article first appeared on the Premier Blog The European Court’s ruling on religious clothing is wrong. Secularism is not neutral By: David Robertson | 14th March 2017 David Robertson explains why he believes today’s ruling by the European Court of Justice that employers can ban workers from wearing religious symbols at work is wrong How … More The European Court’s ruling on religious clothing is wrong. Secularism is not neutral
Trigger warning: This is another article about Scottish Independence and Brexit. Comfort warning: I suspect to many peoples relief, I don’t intend to post much more about Indy Ref 2 and Brexit (I can’t promise nothing!) but to be honest I’ve said enough and I’ve other things to get on with. Unless there is … More When Yes Means No – Daily Mail Article – March 15th 2017
This article appeared in Christian Today – I was asked to offer a Christian perspective on IndyRef2. Apparently the grand old duchess of Scotland has decided not to march her troops back down the hill. Nicola Sturgeon, the First Minister of Scotland, having threatened to call a second Scottish Independence Referendum unless the UK government remained … More The End of the United Kingdom?
The journalist John Macleod has just begun a major three part series in The Daily Mail on the current state of the Church in Scotland. Given that this is published in Scotland’s best selling Saturday newspaper it is good to see the question being given such prominence. Coming on top of a more local and narrow … More Losing Our Religion – The Daily Mail on the State of the Church in Scotland
This weeks sermon was preached in St Peters last Sunday evening. It was special for many reasons – firstly it was the Word of God being preached clearly, faithfully and passionately. Secondly it was an opportunity for people in the congregation who do not yet know him, to get to meet and hear our new … More The Great Kings Wisdom – Sunday Sermon – 5th March – Andrew Robertson
Here’s this week’s Solas podcast which you can listen to on iTunes, Podbean or the Solas website here – https://www.solas-cpc.org/wp/quantum-of-solas/quantum-101/