Monthly Archives: September 2019

HOW DOES GOD CHANGE THE WORLD?

How does God change the world? Well the primary way as far as I understand it is through the church, through his people, which of course is through you and I. Just read these words from Bishop Tom Wright “When … Continue reading

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CONFESSION: I Have A Joy Deficit

There is a verse in the New Testament that intrigues me and intimidates me. In his first letter Peter describes our relationship with Jesus and says  “Though you have not seen him, you love him; and even though you do … Continue reading

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WE ALL NEED SOME SOUL SURGERY

SOUL SURGERY Most people have either read the book itself or seen the film connected to it, of The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe. Less well known is a book later in the same series called The Voyage of … Continue reading

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CULTIVATING CHRISTLIKENESS

For a while I worked as a tour guide on Edinburgh’s most famous street, The Royal Mile. The Royal Mile in Edinburgh, as well as being the most historic street in the city is a good candidate at times for … Continue reading

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HOLY MALCONTENTS

When I was in the police in Scotland, we had to have an annual appraisal with our Inspector (police lieutenant) A friend of mine was told in his appraisal that he was a “malcontent.” I had to check what a … Continue reading

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