Off to Greenbelt 2011!

I’m off to Greenbelt tomorrow, for the first time. If you don’t know, Greenbelt is essentially a Christian arts festival held at Cheltenham race course over the August Bank Holiday in the UK. Greenbelt’s slogan is “Where arts, faith &...

The Tightrope of Faith

In 1974 a Frenchman called Philippe Petit, with the help of a few friends, got into the South Tower of the recently built World Trade Centre in New York City. The got to the roof and put a metal wire between the two buildings, secured the wire, and then Petit himself...

I’m guest blogging again…

As some of you know, I occasionally write blog posts for other sites. Not long ago I was asked to write a blog post for Christine Sine on the theme of ‘Worshipping God in the real world’. I was struggling as to what to write and it was about the time for...

Suffering? Angry? Tell God how you feel.

Have you ever got to a point where you have simply had enough? When either yourself or people you know and love are suffering, and no matter how much you pray, no matter what you do to try and be the answer to your prayers, no matter what is said, there is simply no...

God beyond words

I’ve just been watching ‘Lost in Translation’ again. It’s one of my favourite films, for so many reasons. This time something stood out which I’ve seen before, but never thought about on such a deep level. In case you don’t know the film, it’s essentially a...