Christian Teaching

Was Jesus a Failure?

There are still wars and strife all over the world. So does this mean that Jesus failed in his mission to transform humanity?

AI and Christian Faith: What Does the Bible Have to Say?

Of course, the Bible doesn’t mention AI… but it does have many things to say about technology, writes Akos Balogh.

Why Distance and Difference Cause Prejudice

Keep people at a distance and you only see them in blurry outlines. It’s then easy to perpetuate myths about them, writes Brian Harris.

In the Search for Greatness, Which Tree Will You Be?

Often we want to be lilke a mighty tree… but Jesus teaches us that the path to greatness is the path of the tiny mustard seed.

Peter Pan Syndrome and a Challenge to ‘Adult’

Do you ever wake up wanting to live like Peter Pan? You know the child who never grew up and frolicked in Neverland?

Is Church Working For You?

“This church thing, it’s just not working for me,” said my friend. It wasn’t the first time I had heard this.

Who Made God?

Who made God? The short answer, is of course, that no-one made God. God is himself the maker and original cause of all that exists…

Is Space Really the Final Frontier?

While Jean Luc Picard is not quite fully human, and not quite fully AI, the Bible tells us that Jesus is both fully human and fully God.

Leave the Outcomes to God

Trusting in the Lord means to abandon our own understanding of the way things are or should be, and to surrender to him.

When Experience Holds You Back

I guess every advantage has a shadow, and it’s as well to be aware that even experience has potential hazards.

You Have the Power, But Are You Willing?

What we are willing to do or not do, impacts others. What if we used our power on behalf of the powerless?

Leave the Outcomes to God

When the outcomes we want are out of reach, we can get frustrated. Yet, God teaches us to trust and to leave the outcomes to him.

This Too Shall Pass

Life is filled with moments of change, both good and bad. In those times, it’s important to have an unchanging anchor.

A Simple Cup of Joy

‘Do you want this coffee?’, my mum asked. Little did she know that in that one sentence and gesture, she was affirming my faith.

Is Barbie Fake?

Did you know they almost ran out of pink paint making the Barbie movie? That’s because things had to look really fake.

Why Don’t Motorcyclists Nod to Scooters?

As humans there’ll always be an “us” and a “them”. But Jesus says to love everyone. Especially those who don’t ‘nod’ back!

Being Single has Eternal Value, Says Theologian

God has a vision and a purpose and a dignity for singleness in the life of His people that is grander than we realise.

When Leaders Fall

No-one is immune to failure, but it is still deeply unsettling when someone we trusted and looked up to turns out to be deeply flawed.