πίστις Χριστοῦ: Am I bovvered?

Perhaps it's because I turned fifty this year, but I've found myself musing on the way my interests have changed over the years. This was thrown into relief by a series of blog posts on how one should translate πίστις Χριστοῦ. This apparently simple Greek phrase could mean 'faith in Christ' or 'the faithfullness of … Continue reading πίστις Χριστοῦ: Am I bovvered?

Twitter

It's hard to explain exactly what Twitter is. The official description is: Twitter is a service for friends, family, and co–workers to communicate and stay connected through the exchange of quick, frequent answers to one simple question: What are you doing? Basically, it is a system that allows you to make short statements (no more than … Continue reading Twitter

Christian Blog Awards

I've not received my invitation to tonight's Christian Blog Awards ceremony. I guess this means I won't be winning one! Mind you, looking at the list of categories, I can't see where I would fit in. More to the point, I can't see where most of the blogs I read and respect would fit on … Continue reading Christian Blog Awards

One Laptop Per Child

Sometimes an idea which can seem good in one context seems positively daft in another. There is an illustration of this in Lingamish's treatment of the well intentioned, but ultimately unrealistic one laptop per child project. This project is a very good example of creating dependency, which I touched on here. By the way, if … Continue reading One Laptop Per Child