The rhythm of lent

I occasionally write posts for other blogs, and one of these is Godspace, written by Christine Sine of Mustard Seed Associates – see links to the right. Each Lent and Advent she invites bloggers from all over the world to write posts appropriate to the season,...

Open your eyes

We all like being right don’t we? I mean, we say we don’t like being right, but I’m pretty sure that deep down we have all known that sense of satisfaction when we’ve been proved right about something, especially in front of specific individuals, or a large group of...

Religion limits God – allow for mystery

I wanted to follow on from my post of the weekend about religion and rhythm, and how in one sense when we adopt the rhythm that God has for our lives, that can become our religion, and that this what religion was meant to be. I felt I should clarify this post and my...

Love or fear?

Last Saturday was just a regular Saturday. I was at home, chilling out, doing some work on my computer after a nice lie in. I had just seen the video below from Rob Bell about his new book. All in all, I was feeling pretty good. Take a look at it yourself, its pretty...

Religion is rhythm

What rhythm we are living by has huge implications for who we end up being, what we end up doing and who we end up becoming, and how we see God is fundamental to that, because I’ve begun to see that changing our lives to God’s rhythm might mean leaving oir traditional...