What is a Christian?

I had a most interesting conversation yesterday with a friend around this question: "what is a Christian?" We were discussing the phrase "practising Christian", she accepts that she isn't one of those but she does understand herself to be a Christian. The phrase 'practising Christian' is generally taken to mean "church goer" but being a... Continue Reading →

Why Worship Matters

"Let man's soul be a sphere and then, in this,  the intelligence that moves, devotion is" These are lines from a poem by John Donne (1573-1631), hardly contemporary but still wonderfully insightful. We have all sorts of words for worship these days: praise/adoration/contemplation but I think loves this phrase, worship or 'devotion' is 'the intelligence... Continue Reading →

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