Labour Continues to Do God

Hazel Blears is the latest cabinet minister to speak up about Christian issues. She even gave her thoughts on how Jesus would react to the recession. Six years after Alastair Campbell, Tony Blair's spin chief, declared that "we don't do God," Hazel Blears, the Communities Secretary, has delivered a speech which unashamedly combines religion and … Continue reading Labour Continues to Do God

Where does the financial crisis take us?

Philip Yancey has written a terrific article for this month's Christianity Today. It is well worth reading the whole thing, but he concludes by saying: Jesus taught us to pray, "Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven," and we know that heaven will include no homeless, destitute, or starving people. As … Continue reading Where does the financial crisis take us?