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3 ways Christians can stand up to free-speech bullies who want to shut us up

I recently posted my second post on the Premier Christianity blog which has provoked lots of comments. Please stop by, have a read and leave a comment. You can read it here >>> http://www.premierchristianity.com/Blog/3-ways-Christians-can-stand-up-to-free-speech-bullies-who-want-to-shut-us-up

3 things that keep men out of the Church

I recently wrote an article for Premier Christianity which you can read at the following link http://www.premierchristianity.com/Blog/3-things-that-keep-men-out-of-the-Church Feel free to share it, argue with me, or agree with me, and leave a comment. Cheers

A New Atheist Meme Explained: Women, Bibles, Guns, the Qur’an, and… a White Man

I help run and admin a great group of Christians at UK Apologetics on Facebook, occasionally members post some of the memes their enlightened Atheist friends share with them. Most of them are not very good, so after seeing a few over the last couple of days I thought I would examine some of them … Continue reading

London ‘Christian Thinkers’

Since becoming a Christian some ten years ago now I’ve noticed that there appears at least to me a distinct lack of intellectual dialogue in the Christian community. I am not saying that Christian Churches are full of people who are stupid. What I am saying is that the Church is very often full of … Continue reading

A Christian Response to Stephen Fry on God and Suffering

I had originally wanted to take some time looking into the claims made my Stephen Fry in his recent interview on the meaning of life made famous in a shorter viral video. In it he describes what he would say to God and most of it pertains to the presence of suffering in the world … Continue reading

Reflections on ‘…as long as it’s healthy’

There is a common saying popular in Western culture when talking about the birth or scheduled scan of a child. It can arise in a number of different contexts but usually amounts to something like ‘…as long as it’s healthy’. What does this mean? I don’t think people necessarily mean it in some sinister eugenic … Continue reading

Did Christians used to teach that the Earth was flat?

Ever heard that Christians used to think the world was flat? I have, in fact this historical error found it’s way into a number of teaching texts from the nineteenth century onwards so successfully that people still think that many Christians used to teach that the earth was flat. Children are still taught this is … Continue reading