Welcome to the Brave New World of 1984 UK style – where religion must have a government approved stamp.

In the surreal world in which we live, where a republican Marxist could be Prime Minister and Donald Trump could be president of the US, I guess that nothing should surprise me. But this one comes straight out of the Monty Python book of ironic surrealist history. The government wants to send me back to … More Welcome to the Brave New World of 1984 UK style – where religion must have a government approved stamp.

Can the Church in Scotland rise again? Article for Premier –

This is an article I wrote for Premier – you can get the full original here – http://www.premierchristianity.com/Blog/Can-the-Church-in-Scotland-rise-again Can the Church in Scotland rise again? By: David Robertson | Aug 2015 The dour Scot, Private Fraser in Dad’s Army, has nothing on some of those commenting on the latest figures on church life in Scotland: … More Can the Church in Scotland rise again? Article for Premier –

Quantum of Solas 36 – The One with David Cameron’s speech on Islamic Extremism and British values | Media hostility towards Tim Farron | Christian Foodbanks and Christian Managers

http://www.solas-cpc.org/wp/2015/07/quantum-of-solas-36/ Gordon MacDonald and Al Smith discuss David Cameron, British Values, Islam, Tim Farron, Education, the Media, Food banks and Christian managers.

Quantum of Solas 25 – The One with Islam & Politics | Question of faith: Do Muslims and Christians worship the same god? | Transgender | Homosexuality in schools| Putin’s social media brigade.

http://www.solas-cpc.org/wp/2015/04/quantum-of-solas-25/ Listen, think, comment, read and pass on….

Islamaphobia Phobia – Why Church, Media and Politicians are Afraid and Spineless

I am sitting in Costas (letting my nerves settle) after having done a live interview with BBC Radio Scotland on my article on ‘Islam, the Elephant in the Room”  and my initial reaction is one of profound sorrow.  Here is why…forgive me if it is a bit emotional. 1) I am fed up of the dumbed … More Islamaphobia Phobia – Why Church, Media and Politicians are Afraid and Spineless

The Elephant in the Election – Why can’t Secular Politicians Cope with Islam?

It’s a beautiful Spring day today so I am heading off for a 30 mile cycle round Dundee.  But I post this before I leave.  With some degree of trepidation.  Its my latest post on the Christian Today website.   I believe that this is a vital area in the UK election and that most … More The Elephant in the Election – Why can’t Secular Politicians Cope with Islam?

Quantum of Solas 17 – Greece, Transparent, Charlie Hebdo, Simon Kennedy Band and much much more…

Here is this weeks ‘Quantum of Solas’ – it includes discussion on the following subjects – and some answers to some basic apologetic questions – Greece: New Prime Minister | Transparent Transgender Issues | Charlie Hebdo | “Prevent Duty” attack on Free Speech | No sex please, we’re Japanese | Online live lounge gig: The … More Quantum of Solas 17 – Greece, Transparent, Charlie Hebdo, Simon Kennedy Band and much much more…