Recent Tweets

If you don’t subscribe to Twitter or read this online you might not be aware that I tweet three or four quotes each week – here are the latest offerings: “The Christian ideal has not been found tried and found wanting, it has been found difficult and left...

Self service discipleship

What should a disciple of Jesus do – what do they look like, what are the characteristics of their life? Surely if you don’t do what he commanded you are not much of a disciple, if you can even be called a disciple at all. I would suggest that Jesus taught...

Ambitious like king Saul

There are times that I read passages in a book and a shiver runs down my spine (don’t worry I don’t read horror genre books.) But at times the writer seems to have passed from the realm of being an author to being a prophet. Gene Edwards in A Tale of Three...

Obsessed by Jesus

Disciples of Jesus should be rightly obsessed by him. There should be nothing, no one, to compare with him in our hearts – he should be the greatest treasure we can imagine or hope for. Frank Viola is probably my favourite author on the subject of Jesus. Here he...

Stupid as a cabbage

I don’t laugh out loud a lot whilst reading but I did when I read this from Dallas Willard: “We live in a culture that has, for centuries now, cultivated the idea that the skeptical person is always smarter than one who believes. You can almost be as stupid as a...
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