Category Archives: Just to make you think

Musing About Right Beliefs

I guess everyone has an interest in sorting out truth from fiction and those who champion orthodoxy obviously value the notion that they are holding to truths which have secure traditions and values particularly if they have stood the test … Continue reading

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Some Passing Thoughts About Xmas Employment

The other day I heard of a new seasonal job vacancy. This was that of Christmas lights detangler for a UK branch of Tesco’s. Given the modern propensity of some to festoon their whole house with lights, and with a … Continue reading

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Inviting Responses to Gospel Statements attributed to Jesus on Prayer

I would be interested from hearing from Christians who believe they have helpful responses to the following comments. Mark 11:24-25 Jesus says: “Amen, I say to you, whoever says to this mountain, ‘Be lifted up and thrown into the sea,’ … Continue reading

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Some Home truths about Anzac Day

Anzac Day is a day where the citizens of both Australia and New Zealand can rightly celebrate what in effect was the first significant time when soldiers from both nations fought side by side at Gallipoli. They fought in extraordinary … Continue reading

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The Challenge Laid Down by Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry, an avowed atheist with undoubted wit and encyclopaedic knowledge, has hit the headlines again, this time with an unexpected left field response to what was probably intended to be a standard type frivolous light-weight introductory question. In this … Continue reading

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Thoughts from “Padre”

I just came across the following small collection of the thoughts on a site called 150 Knots. They made me pause for reflection and in my view they are worth sharing June 10, 2011 by Padre Everyone wants to end … Continue reading

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QUESTION: Faith and Works? (7 March 2011)

Does it matter what beliefs you claim if you dont act on them?

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