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  • Looking Back at Friendship image

    Looking Back at Friendship

    I've just started reading Drew Hunter's Made for Friendship. It's a book I've been looking forward to, and just a few pages in I am already hooked. Drew's opening...

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    A Christian Perspective on Mental Health

    Today is World Mental Health Day. This year the day may feel particularly relevant. We're all aware that mental health problems are a significant and growing issue in...

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  • Rethinking the Land Promise image

    Rethinking the Land Promise

    The place of the land promise in redemptive history is a complicated and controversial matter. How do we understand the fulfilment of the land promise in the church age...

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    Learning from Self-ID

    Last week the government announced that they would not progress with proposed reforms to the 2004 Gender Recognition Act which would have allowed people to change their...

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  • Why Religion Is Awkward For Secular Humanists image

    Why Religion Is Awkward For Secular Humanists

    Alister McGrath makes a brilliant point that I’d never thought of in The Great Mystery: The very existence of religion is rather problematic for secular humanists.

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    The Answer to Loneliness?

    Loneliness is a serious and growing problem. The stats are pretty heartbreaking. One study found that 9 million people in the UK are always or often lonely—that’s just...

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    Polyamory Problems

    Polyamory will probably be the next frontier in sexual ethics. (It will be a close-run thing between polyamory and sex robots. The two may actually come to prominence at...

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    Preaching the Gospel in the 20s

    The gospel is unchanging. In every time, every place and for every person, the gospel is the power of God for salvation. And yet times, places and people do change, and...

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    Are You Becoming a Transhumanist?

    Technology may be reshaping us so that we will readily accept the philosophy and practices of transhumanism and posthumanism. That’s the basic thesis of Transhumanism...

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  • Is Old Testament Law Good To Women? image

    Is Old Testament Law Good To Women?

    I've been reading through the pentateuchal law recently, and if I'm really honest, there are points which make me wince. Prominent among these are some of the laws...

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