When Yes means No – A Tale of Three Referendums – Part 2 – The Nightmare

I am so thankful I split this essay into three parts – because after the publication of When Yes means No – A Tale of Three Referendums – Part 1 – The Fantasy  I received a large amount of correspondence which proves what I had written in part two below! 1) The SNP has chosen to … More When Yes means No – A Tale of Three Referendums – Part 2 – The Nightmare

When Yes means No – A Tale of Three Referendums – Part 1 – The Fantasy

“Supporters of Scottish Independence should vote No if there is another Independence Referendum” That statement seems an oxymoron.  Surely if you support Scotland being an independent country, then you should vote Yes in another independence referendum?  This argument is not just a semantic political one, it is a tale about Scotland today and about how … More When Yes means No – A Tale of Three Referendums – Part 1 – The Fantasy

Christian Camps and Child Abuse – Is Evangelical Theology to Blame?

John Smyth, who now lives in South Africa and campaigns on morality, is at the centre of the allegations.Channel 4 News The media, liberal ‘Christians’ like Giles Fraser and the Bishop of Buckingham, atheistic secularists, and other enemies of the Gospel can hardly contain their glee.   The ink had barely dried on  the accusations against … More Christian Camps and Child Abuse – Is Evangelical Theology to Blame?

Quantum 98 – Anti-Fascism: The new Fascism

This week’s new podcast is out now on the Solas website here: https://www.solas-cpc.org/wp/quantum-of-solas/quantum-98/ It’s also on iTunes and Podbean. |   TOPICS   | The New Fascism. The New Judge? Same Sex Marriage in the Churches of Norway and England. Transgender Reversion. UK Parliament votes to begin Article 50 Brexit negotiations. Tam Dayell. The Doomsday … More Quantum 98 – Anti-Fascism: The new Fascism

Ricky Gervais v Stephen Colbert – The Real Answers- An Open Letter

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

Debating Christianity and Education in a Secular University

‘It is time that the Scottish Education became fully secular – hence all religious practice should be removed’ This was the motion that Abertay University set for me to debate with my old sparring partner Alistair McBay of the National Secular Society (Sadly Megan Crawford of the Scottish Secular Society was unable to attend).   … More Debating Christianity and Education in a Secular University

Donald Trump, the American Immigration Crisis and the Hummus Revolution

(Note:  An shorter edition of this article was published on Christian Today) Just when you thought the world couldn’t get any more surreal, along comes Donald Trump and his executive order on immigrants and refugees – queue mass panic, hysteria and protests in the streets.    Depending on whose fake news you read (fake news by … More Donald Trump, the American Immigration Crisis and the Hummus Revolution