Month: May 2022

  • Jesus’ Crucifixion – What did we miss?

    Jesus’ Crucifixion – What did we miss?

    Because of how Jesus died, He is placed at the very centre of the political, social, religious & economic world. Jesus said, “unless a seed dies, it cannot bring life”. The cross is the way. The cross is where all the world’s wrath had been poured out on God. On the cross, we can see what Love looks like when it stares evil in the face. From the cross, we can hear what Love has to say to evildoers – “Father forgive them for they know what they do” (Luke 23:34)

  • An unjust law is no law at all

    An unjust law is no law at all

    I have heard many people quote “we must obey the governments” yet this atrocity resulted from the Indian Removal Act of 1830 implemented by then President Andrew Jackson. By 1837 46,000 native Americans had been removed from their homes.

  • Is our expression of the church changing the communities we live in today?

    Is our expression of the church changing the communities we live in today?

    All generation’s experiences change. I sense we are in the middle of genuinely profound change, the kind of change that happens only every few hundred years. As a fifty-year-old, I was born into the Irish culture that could plausibly still be called Christian. Yet, with the ever-changing culture, it will not be too long in the future where the unchurched will outnumber the churched.