Unbelievable – Youth Questions with Hannah Timson

It was good to return to the Unbelievable show this Saturday…. https://www.premierchristianradio.com/Shows/Saturday/Unbelievable/Episodes/Unbelievable-Youth-special-Kids-ask-questions-about-God-David-Robertson-and-Hannah-Timson-respond I greatly enjoyed discussing with Hannah Timpson…..as always the feedback on social media and the internet has been interesting….!  (Go to the Premier Link to see some of the comments).   The whole discussion came about because of A.S.K – it seems that there really is a demand for these kind of discussions and … Continue reading Unbelievable – Youth Questions with Hannah Timson

‘We’re living on the corpse of our ancestors’: Jordan Peterson is right about the secular West

This is my review of a fascinating conversation between Jordan Peterson and Susan Blackmore.  It is a important conversation, showing many things about our culture and the need for the Gospel.  You can get the original article and comments (feel free to add your own!) here… ‘We’re living on the corpse of our ancestors’: Jordan Peterson is right about the secular West By: David Robertson | 11th June … Continue reading ‘We’re living on the corpse of our ancestors’: Jordan Peterson is right about the secular West

Unbelievable – A Depressing Conversation with Jonathan Bartley

On Friday I had the privilege of doing another ‘Unbelievable’ programme with Justin Brierley.  The other guest was Jonathan Bartley, founder of Ecclesia and co-leader of the Green Party in England and Wales – another professing Christian.   We were there to discuss whether, in the light of the Tim Farron affair, Christians are being excluded from public life in the UK.   Although it was a … Continue reading Unbelievable – A Depressing Conversation with Jonathan Bartley

Boxing Day Special – Interview with Marcus Brigstocke

  Five years ago I did an interview with Marcus Brigstocke on Premier’s ‘Unbelievable’     It is one of the favourite programmes I have ever been involved with….as we discussed comedy and Christianity and why Marcus finds its hard to believe…. I don’t think I have put it on the blog before so as a Boxing Day treat here is that interview.     Continue reading Boxing Day Special – Interview with Marcus Brigstocke

Why Mike Can’t Believe – ‘Unbelievable’ Discussion

Mike Rand is a former policeman.  He is typical of millions of people today.  Not anti-theist but someone who is open and seeking and has lots of questions.  As you will notice when you listen to this dialogue we had on Unbelievable – Premier Christian Radio I loved being in the studio with Mike and Justin.  Since the recording Mike has read Magnificent Obsession and we remain … Continue reading Why Mike Can’t Believe – ‘Unbelievable’ Discussion

Justin Brierleys ‘favourite non- mainstream guest’ – the Marmite Christian and Reasons for Believing

This is an interesting interview with Justin Brierley on the EveryDay Apologist –  I found it encouraging.  Justin does a great work with Premier and has been very gracious to me….allowing me to ‘be myself’..his description of me as the Marmite Christian is I suspect true!  More importantly Justin gives some great reasons for believing in God. Continue reading Justin Brierleys ‘favourite non- mainstream guest’ – the Marmite Christian and Reasons for Believing

Part 2 of Debate with Matt Dillahunty on Premier

Here is part two of my debate with Matt Dillahunty….as with the first one I found this fascinating.  This one was less feisty and I think Matt did better.  I will do a proper write up and report of it later, but meanwhile it would be good to know what you think (virtually all the atheists who did not like the first one did mention … Continue reading Part 2 of Debate with Matt Dillahunty on Premier