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I’m Coming Back To The Heart Of Church

A couple of years ago it seemed like that at any Christian gathering singing Matt Redmann’s “I’m Coming Back To The Heart of Worship” was compulsory. There was no doubt that as a song it was probably done to death … Continue reading

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BEING SCOTTISH CAN BE A SERIOUS DISADVANTAGE

I have concluded that sometimes it’s a serious disadvantage being Scottish and no I am not talking about football! Those of you who know me well are probably slightly shocked at that confession as generally I am fairly proud of … Continue reading

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SPIRITUALITY…. Are You Mystical or Historical

If I was looking for a PHD subject in the field of religion I would look at what people’s FaceBook statuses reveal about contemporary Christian spirituality. I find it fascinating to look at how people articulate their faith by what … Continue reading

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THE CHURCH OF ST ME

6 In the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, we command you, brothers and sisters, to keep away from every believer who is idle and disruptive and does not live according to the teaching[a] you received from us. 7 For … Continue reading

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“Microwave Mentality or Slow Cooker Spirituality?”

I have always regarded John Wesley as a sort of historical mentor. His example has been a real inspiration and his writings have played an important part in shaping my thinking. Of everything that I have read from Wesley there … Continue reading

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SUBVERSIVE SPIRITUALITY

I know some of you will find this hard to believe but I once had an interview to become an officer in the Intelligence Corps. Part of the interview process was having a lecture on “subversives,” groups who were trying … Continue reading

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