In the UK, abortion isn't such a hot issue as it is here in the US. I think in the UK abortion is seen as just one of many wrongs, such as gambling, abuse, pornography, alcoholism, materialism to name but a tiny few, we Christians would like to see less of. We don't single it … Continue reading On Abortion – Evangelicals need to stop being lazy
It has been ages since I last wrote something on here, it has been hard to pin down everything I have been thinking about and form coherent points. In a previous post I promised an observation on why I believe there to be greater solidarity in Britain. I think it is to do with our … Continue reading Better late than never
So, why am I writing this blog? There are a few questions I want to discuss out loud and in public in the hope that maybe some others are wondering the same things and have some wisdom to share. I am British and live in the US right now. At a recent dinner at my … Continue reading Why am I doing this? The questions I would like answered.
One of the remedies for reducing gun deaths that I hear most often from Americans is that they wish guns could be kept out of the hands of the 'wrong' people, but that it is ok for the 'right' people to have guns. There are no right people though, all of us are capable of … Continue reading There are no right people
I have added a couple of posts arguing that Christians, American ones in particular (though I am sure we could all do better), should act in more solidarity with others, particularly the poor and underprivileged. Here are some bible verses to back up that position which talk of brotherly love (fraternity) for others: The commandments, … Continue reading Some bible verses in support of Solidarity & Fraternity