Why (Write This)? – More

Religion and the Christian faith in particular often seems locked into ‘cartoon’ thought patterns. Our pastors & priests (and the words different denominations use to denote ordained leadership derive from the same Greek word) are exposed to more advanced thought patterns during their training but then revert to set phrases Read more…

What is the Point of Prayer?

Most Christians spend a lot of time in prayer and in many church services the prayers/intercessions can almost be another sermon; however, we need to remember Jesus’ words – “do not pray as the Pharisees do, on street corners” – and also realise that ‘more’ words cannot make a difference Read more…

Why Doubt is Healthy

Doubt can mean different things. Intellectual doubt leads us to question and gain a better understanding of something. Emotional doubt helps stop us being quite so definitive in our views and helps us to tolerate peoples of views we might not share. A healthy dollop of doubt might have stopped Read more…