Some time ago, I was at a wedding. I was depressed and two friends were comforting me and praying for me. I thanked them both, dried my eyes, and decided to kill myself.Read More
Being dyslexic has meant facing some difficulties in my Christian life.
If you’re a dyslexic Christian too, here are some practical tips that have helped me…Read More
I’m dyslexic and I love words.
Don’t get me wrong, we’ve had a rocky relationship over the years…Read More
If they haven’t already, situations will come that’ll tempt you to doubt God’s character.
They’ll curve around you and make you think: how can…Read More
Jesus sums up all God’s commands in a couple of sentences. But every day, something I carry in my pocket proves to be the most common reason I fail to love both God and others.Read More
This week, I stood by my daughter’s grave. It didn’t feel like a year since we said goodbye. The soil had now settled, and grass had grown on the dirt that we’d shovelled on top of her tiny resting place.Read More
Our church puts on an annual community festival to meet our neighbours, build relationships and chat about Jesus. Last month, we had fun inflatables, face-painting, a community café, games, live music…Read More
Having a child makes me see the world with critical eyes. I want everything to be perfect for him, but when I look around…it’s not.Read More
As I’ve come to grips with the fact that I’m no longer a baby-faced teenager (well, at least, the teenager part), I’ve noticed that following Jesus feels a little bit…well… harder.Read More
How wedding filled is your summer? Weddings are fab. But when you’re going alone, they can feel like you’re an alien who’s crashed landed in the middle of marriage-world….Read More
If you’re in your twenties or thirties, you’ve probably lived in at least one house share.House shares can be great, but they’re also hard.Read More
By now, we’re asking ourselves one question: Are these relationships for real? Or are the islanders playing a game, looking for money and fame?
But one thing’s for sure: if anyone’s playing a game, it’s the show’s producers.Read More
Love Island is hotting up and disagreements are on the rise. But there’s something that every islander agrees on…Read More
The new Amazon series Good Omens tells the story of the apocalypse from the perspective of two friends - an angel, Aziraphale, and a demon, Crowley.Read More
If you thought my first piece on Love Island would be a damning criticism, this will disappoint.Read More
I’ll cut to the chase: we all put faith in false gods. The position of the sun, moon and stars gives us our horoscope – a prediction of our futures. We put faith in balls of gas and rock to control our destiny.Read More
The pub was fairly empty. It was a only a Watford game.
I walked over to my favourite booth, and was surprised to see a friend sat there having a drink. As the game started he looked excited.Read More
A few days ago, I watched a pastor praying over the coffins of two young Christians.
He knew they were rejoicing with God, but he still wept. He spoke about joy but choked on his words.Read More
Taylor Swift is back in an explosion of sugary, Poppins-in-Paris goodness. (You’ll see what I mean when you watch the video).Read More