Risen or Ridiculous?

From the outside, the resurrection could look like the stuff of fairy tales (think King Arthur but with less proof). Wasn’t the resurrection a pious myth spread hundreds of years after Jesus’ life? And what, if anything, might we be able to say about the actual Jesus, as opposed to the invented Jesus of later?…

What Lies Beneath

I used to work as an engineer in bridge design. One thing that’s vital about a bridge is this: it needs good foundations. If it doesn’t, the rest of the structure’s integrity is compromised, regardless of how strong the individual components are. A bridge isn’t the only thing that needs good foundations, though: so do…

All the Lonely People

This last week our outreach group was up on the Muswell Hill talking with those passing by we asked a simple question: ‘Why, though we are more connected as ever, are we also as lonely as ever?’. The sum of our conversation is that technology has allowed us to instantly be available to a host…

Is This all A Big Happy Accident?

”I have concluded that we are in a world made by rules created by an intelligence.’ –Dr. Michio Kaku Co-founder of String theory ‘Relax’, as the ad goes, ‘God probably doesn’t exist.’ It appears intelligent people find the notion of a creator dubious. But take a look around, is this all one big happy accident?…