Some quick scribblings from a recent experience. Dedicated to Rachel Held Evans who showed me the beauty of broken unbelief. Let me hear it for a church built not on belief but on brokenness. belief is unsteady. (sometimes I can claim it and proclaim it sometimes I unfurl clasped hands and find nothing.) At all … Continue reading Broken Unbelief
The financial crash of 2008 hit as I began secondary school, and I grew up under the policies of austerity which followed. To a large extent, there has been consensus across the political spectrum about what happened: in the years before the financial crash irresponsible public spending, and the subsequent deficit, left us vulnerable when … Continue reading Should Christians support ‘free market’ capitalism?
How often do we pursue change because what we actually seek is power?
Jesus' anointing at Bethany: the heralding of a new spiritual, economic and political empire.
The following is a small taster of what I believe.
Chapter 10 of 'Love Does', by Bob Goff
The greatest has come - to serve and love and share life with the least. The author has written Himself into the story.
Selected quotes from 'Dorothy Day: Selected Writings'
A look back over a term of thinking on the fruits of the spirit.
A reflection on Week Love.
Reflections on Week Kindness.
Thoughts on Week Faithfulness