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To those abusing

To those abusing 1 Peter 3:15

Today, 1 Peter 3:15, was used by no less than three hostile people on twitter to demand answers from me. I find it absolutely incredible that they would use scripture, at all, and without – of course – fully understanding or appreciating it. The…
Smarter use of social media for Christians

Smarter use of social media for Christians

Too many Christians fall into the trap of getting involved in social media without realizing the pitfalls and problems they can also bring. Before they know it they are embroiled in either endless circular debates with atheists or have drifted…
Latest update…Spiritual Struggles

Latest update…Spiritual Struggles

I have to admit I am in a prolonged period of spiritual struggle right now. I am yo-yoing so much it’s really quite disturbing. This affect has been felt in all sorts of areas in my life, from work to home,…
Hearing from God again

Hearing from God again

God very rarely communicates directly with me. It’s happened only once before, on the brink of suicide nearly three years ago to the day. Last week he spoke to me again. On both occasion the message was simple, direct and exactly what was…
Warfare in the Trenches

Warfare in the Trenches

World war one was an unusual war because of the way it started and where it eventually found itself. It is hugely analogous of Christian faith – in my mind at least – and at this moment in time for me.
A growing desire for ministry and mission

A growing desire for ministry and mission

I’ve been feeling this calling for sometime now. Originally it started off as a curiosity and interest but im starting to really feel the pull of ministry and of mission much stronger in my life. I’ve learned though that ministry begins…
Making your “Bucket List” a “Life List” instead

Making your “Bucket List” a “Life List” instead

I came across a few websites over the last couple of months that essentially were promoting the use of “bucket lists”. These websites don’t specifically refer to these lists as bucket lists, which are things you want to do before you die (that’s rather…
Slowly building up the courage

Slowly building up the courage…

On Sunday I spoke my first open and public prayer in church. This took a herculean effort on my part because, speaking out aloud in a public setting, simply doesn’t come naturally to me. It takes immense amounts of courage, thought…
Second Bible reading at Church

Second Bible reading at Church

I recently contacted my Pastor about having another reading of a Bible passage during the service and wonderfully he agreed. The passage chosen was in line with our current Bible study of the Sermon on the Mount – specifically Matthew 7:21-29. I actually first…