Blog 1. Welcome

Reading Time: 3 minutes Over 5,000! Well this has been an exciting week! Launched eight days ago, 5,000 people reached through social media and the project has lift off! The aim of these posts generally will to share the resources I come across each week as well as projects I am working on.  The Read more…

Does God care about my suffering?

Reading Time: 12 minutes This is perhaps for some, the greatest objection people have to believing in God and not a question to be ignored, nor taken lightly. And I shan’t here. Where is God in my suffering? How do we build to such a question? Well, I’m going to give it a go, Read more…

God’s message to us: The Gospel

Reading Time: 6 minutes The Big Picture The beginning of the Bible story, or meta-narrative, as recorded in Genesis, lies in God himself and his decision to create a cosmos through the initial bringing forth of the Universe out of nothing, and his eventual creation of humanity, to share the supreme fulfillment of worship, Read more…

The Bible is reliable

Reading Time: 26 minutes Even before we look at the Bible, we know of a good quantity of records that tell us about the life of Jesus and his followers. External evidences Starting with non-Christian unsympathetic sources that dip into the first century: we have Josephus 37/38-100AD, Thallus in 52AD, Phlegon 80-140AD, Suetonius 69-140AD, Read more…

The Resurrection of Jesus: Evidence.

Reading Time: 28 minutes Contents: Opening questions Can we investigate this? five evidences 34 proposed theories Conclusion What do I mean by resurrection? I mean Jesus died, was placed in a tomb and came back to life three days later in physical form. He could be touched and eat a fish or two. It Read more…

Why Church?

Reading Time: 4 minutes What is church? It simply means assembly, or gathering. So church could be bumping into my mate in sainsburys? Not quite.. It’s a particular type of gathering, those who hold to the promises of Jesus. Church involves intentional gathering to be with God, to read the Bible and learn direction Read more…

Does God care about the environment?

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Bible teaches that the world is good because it is God’s creation. So our response to creation should not be to despise it, but thank God for it. But don’t non-Christians care about the environment more? Yes and no.  The views in play are dualism: spirit & body which Read more…

Are miracles improbable?

Reading Time: 10 minutes So we’ve dealth with impossibility, now let’s lower the bar, what abut improbability? Which may feel after for a sceptic to argue for. If you’ve seen any debates with Bart Ehrman this is his biggest objection to the resurrection he raises. He explains in a debate with William Lane Craig  Read more…

Are miracles impossible?

Reading Time: 11 minutes Do Miracles violate the Laws of nature? Are Miracles even possible? Are miracles possible in the physical universe or are they impossible because they would violate the laws of nature? Many have argued that miracles can never happen because the laws of nature prohibit miracles from occurring.  The philosopher David Read more…