Are you really busy?

I have been remiss and failed to update this blog for some time. That I don’t simply write things for writing’s sake perhaps makes me

Battling Depression

I have made no secret of my depressive illness (see ‘An Experience of Depression‘). My illness was well known, and palpably obvious, in the church

Authorship of Hebrews

Over at the ‘who’s that preacher?‘ blog, Gary Benfold has written a post on the authorship of Hebrews. He outlines his reasons for holding to

On conflating Evangelicals with extremists

It is rarely clear whether sweeping statements conflating Evangelicals with extremists are borne out of anti-religious, secular prejudice or sheer ignorance of that branch of

For all the talk of momentous steps forward…

For all the talk of historic encounters and momentous steps forward:http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2012/jun/27/queen-martin-mcguinness-shake-hands The reality of the situation continues unabated:http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2012/jul/12/orange-order-parade-belfast-riots

Forgiving the Unrepentant

I have spent the last few days grappling with Mt 18:15-20. The first half of this passage details how we ought to deal with a

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