I am offended. In fact I am more than offended. I feel angry, upset and quite nauseated. And it’s all to do with Easter. No I am not offended at Cadbury’s leaving the word Easter out of some of its headings. Nor at I offended at Tesco’s Good Friday beer advert. I expect crass … More It’s Easter – I’m Offended!
A report came out this weekend stating that 25% of British Christians don’t believe in the resurrection, whilst 10% of non-religious people did! Christian Today asked me to write a response to this – you can read the edited version – Here The text of the full version is below: It had all been going so … More If there is no Resurrection – you’re following a Dead Christ
There is a new ‘cool’ book in town! It’s a New York Times bestseller, endorsed by Russell Moore, Archbishop Charles J.Chaput, and, the ultimate accolade, Carl R.Trueman! How could I resist? Especially as it is subtitled “A strategy for Christians in a post-Christian nation”. With such endorsements, and always wanting to stay up with … More Is the Benedict Option the Best Option for Today’s Church?
David Robertson continues his Revelation series (This article was published in Christian Today on 2nd April – you can read the original Here) Do you, should you, have a lucky number? If Christians played the lottery I wonder what number we would use the most? Seven is apparently the one that is chosen by humans throughout … More The Lucky Number that gets you to Heaven – Revelation 15
It is unusual for a mainstream secular newspaper to run a major series on the state of the Church in Scotland – but the Daily Mail has done just that. The journalist John Macleod has written a perceptive and insightful analysis – part three of which was published on Saturday. I attach the article below, … More The Rise of Scotland’s Radical Preachers – The Daily Mail
This Sundays sermon – again from Sinclair Ferguson as I was away in Northern Ireland last Sunday – Communicating the Good News in Northern Ireland This is a wonderful sermon on worship and Christ as our praise leader…enjoy….
Here a short 3 minute video on Post-truth that we made for the Solas SHORT/ANSWERS series. Looking forward to doing more of these! There’s different versions for various social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. You can find all the links on the Solas website here: SolasCPC.org – How do we know what truth is? | … More How do we know what truth is? | SHORT/ANSWERS
When I wrote a review of Sinclair Ferguson’s The Whole Christ I said it was the best theological book from the past 400 years that I had read. That was not hyperbole. I really meant it. Well his latest book is as good if not better – its one of the best and most practical … More Devoted to God – A Review
This article is now on the Premier Christianity website Dear Ricky, Loved your appearance on the Stephen Colbert show – two of my favourite entertainers discussing the most important subject in the world – what’s not to like?! I would like to answer some of the questions you raise in the clip below. I have … More Ricky Gervais v Stephen Colbert – The Real Answers- An Open Letter
This weeks Christian Today article What an interesting week it has been in politics! The lead-up to Donald Trump’s inauguration was dominated by an astonishing discussion about a document that contains speculation about his personal life a few years ago. The whole of that document seems to rest on the credibility or otherwise of a … More Why Our Witness Must Be Credible – Revelation 11