Spin, fake news, alternative facts… Lies are a much bigger problem than we are willing to admit.
People can have an impact on your life without ever knowing it.
God made the northern white rhinos and he called it good. God likes rhinos – and that should be enough to make them matter to us.
Where are the Christian artists writing to condemn injustice?
I love watching the Olympics. I am in awe of the athletes and I’m staggered at the hard work that they put in. But there is more to life than that.
Just imagine how a local builder feels, when a bunch of teenagers from the UK or the US rock up to his town to build a church without any knowledge or experience of local building techniques.
The absence of the things that Down’s confers on a society means that we are incapable of seeing their value.
I must admit that I was slightly amused this morning by the news that military personnel have been sharing their runs online through the Strava app and have inadvertently leaked the location of secret military bases.
However, it is the technology and the reliance on rationalism that holds us back in our participation in God’s mission … The thing that we boast of and rely on is actually our biggest handicap!
Mission agencies need to be prepared to question their whole raison d’être in the light of the growing world church – questions they are unlikely to ask as long as much of the focus lies on money and pragmatic issues