The “Church” Times on “Gay Marriage”

Chris Johnson is worth repeating in full… The Church Times is not down with the Church of England’s official opposition to homosexual “marriage,” which it calls “tendentious and poorly-argued.”  At this point, I don’t particularly care one way or the other what the C of E or the Church Times thinks about anything at all but among the Times ”arguments,” this one […]

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A day at the hospital

well, more like 4 hours. Just before lunch today Ouldlet #3, much hyped-up by the presence of multiple visitors in the house, ran full pelt across the living room, bounced on a cushion and went mouth-first into a wooden storage box. When he came up his mouth was full of blood and two front teeth […]

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The Gospel in “The Castle”

An excellent re-warmed observation from Glen Far and away the best Australian comedy ever made, The Castle is a must-see movie.  Brilliantly observed, funny, heart-warming and if you’re not punching the air at the triumphant ending I fear for the state of your soul. The Kerrigan family are threatened with eviction by a nasty corporation.  But ‘a […]

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Realised Eschatology at Euro 2012

Great morning! Public holiday here in Australia so I had my first lie-in in almost a month. Then Italy-Spain on setanta-i (well worth the $17 monthly subscription) delayed view. Here’s the highlights… Lovely moment in the second half, well at least if you’re a theology geek like me. Just as the game was coming to the […]

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Two Ways to Live iPad app

Some great news from Matthias Media Back in February, Sam Freney reported on the launch of the new Two Ways to Live app for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. He mentioned at the time that he was working on “an enhanced iPad version, including some Q&A videos and testimonies about how the gospel has changed people’s lives”. This enhanced version […]

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