Welcome to my blog!

In this blog you will find the following: my views on all sorts of issues an introduction to the Christian faith a whole lot of articles by different people on many topics various lists that I have compiled from a number of sources relating to my hobbies a few jokes I do hope you will … Continue reading

Lifestyle – 1

Here is a conundrum.   If we are to live a simple lifestyle, this would involve only buying things that we really need to function – food, clothing, housing, furniture and a few other things.  Therefore that restricts our buying habits.  Also, we should be encouraging the repair and re-using of the products we use, to decrease … Continue reading

Poverty – 1

Poverty in the UK There is much talk of the rising tide of poverty in the UK, especially when such things as the usage of Foodbanks is on the increase.  But, I wonder if our measurement of poverty is fit for purpose? What do we need to have as a basic standard of living? Accommodation … Continue reading

Nominalism – 2

There is a lot of talk in the Church about the importance of discipleship.  There is some talk about making disciples who make disciples.  This is all good.  But, I worry about the content of what is ‘taught’ when discipleship or discipling takes place.  For maturing as a Christian it is more than learning how to use … Continue reading

Marriage – 2

In today’s society, there many types of relationships.  Marriage between a man and a women tends to last the longest where it is worked on. With there being many sexual scandals exposed recently that have involved ministers of religion, it shows that in many cases there has been a lack of balanced teaching about relationships, … Continue reading

Animals – 2

Before the Fall of Man, as described in the book of Genesis, there was a garden, the Garden of Eden.  What is interesting is that God created the animals to live together.  They were not to be eaten by Man, nor by each other, but Man was to take care of them and the rest … Continue reading

Sport – 1

I am not a sport fan, nor do I play any sport now.  I used to play badminton and table tennis fairly regular and tennis in my younger days. One thing that really annoys me is the amount of money clubs in a number of sports pay to buy a player along with the high … Continue reading