• ‘A better story’ – 1

    Since the 1960s we have witnessed 'the overturning and liberalization of long-established ...

  • ‘A better story’ – 10

    The sexual revolution has, in effect, declared war on the weak, namely, our ...

  • ‘A better story’ – 11

    Who am I?  People today are obsessed with the question of self-identity. ...

  • ‘A better story’ – 13

    Compared with the sensuous and graphic promises of Islam, the biblical vision ...

  • ‘A better story’ – 14

    C.S. Lewis invited us to consider that our appreciation of everyday objects ...

  • ‘A better story’ – 2

    Behind the sexual revolution is an ideology of radical individualism.  This ...

  • ‘A better story’ – 3

    Although the sexual revolution has been driven by powerful ideas, we should ...

  • ‘A better story’ – 4

    Everyone loves a good story.  Not surprising, then, that storytelling has ...

  • ‘A better story’ – 5

    The narrative of the sexual revolution, writes Glyn Harrison, goes something ...

  • ‘A better story’ – 6

    Activist groups (such as Stonewall) have been key to the success of the sexual ...

  • ‘A better story’ – 7

    Sociologist Peter Berger has suggested that 'cognitive minorities' need to ...

  • ‘A better story’ – 8

    A Christian critique of the sexual revolution must begin with honest self-examination. ...

  • ‘A better story’ – 9

    Has the sexual revolution delivered on its promise to deliver more and better ...

  • ‘A better story’ – intro

    Two movies illustrate the sexual revolution that has been taking place since ...

  • ‘If the church were Christian’ – 9

    If the church were Christian, writes Phillip Gulley, 'It would care more about ...

  • ‘It’s never going to happen. And when it does…’

    Rod Dreher's 'Law Of Merited Impossibility' is an epistemological construct ...

  • 50 politically incorrect thoughts for men – 1

    Eggs are Expensive, Sperm is Cheap, by Greg Krehbiel.  Crowhill Publishing, ...

  • 50 politically incorrect thoughts for men – 4

    31. Boys need rough and tumble.  They need to be trained, through sports and ...

  • 50 politically incorrect thoughts for men – 5

    41. Help with the laundry - sometimes.  Help with the household tasks when ...

  • 50 politically incorrect thoughts for men – 3

    20. Understand alpha and beta.  Alpha traits are things like leadership, dominance, ...

  • Aspects of love – sermon notes

    Text: Song of Songs 7:9b-8:7 The Song of Songs is a strange, unique, beautiful ...

  • God’s good design for men and woman

    It is sometimes thought that in Genesis chapters 1 and 2 we have two entirely ...

  • Justice, equality, and fairness

    Justice is often assumed to be the same as equality.  We treat people with ...

  • Lost boys

    Tom Wright, bless his heart, has a habit of turning things on their heads, ...

  • Money, sex and power

    Money, sex and power, writes Richard Foster, are inseparably intertwined:- ...

  • Pray to be gay?

    So The Very Reverend Kelvin Holdsworth, provost of St Mary's Cathedral in ...

  • Prostitutes

    According to David Instone-Brewer, the people often referred to in the Gospels ...

  • Same-sex attraction and the church

    The Plausibility Problem: the Church and Same-Sex Attraction.  By Ed Shaw, ...

  • Sexual orientation and gender identity

    This recent post by Ian Paul has prompted me to return to the subject of statistics ...

  • The moral matrix

    In his book The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and ...

  • The morality of the Song of Songs

    Historically, interpreters of the Song of Solomon have steered away from a ...

  • Toward a biblical theology of sexuality

    Leaving, for the moment, specific issues to one side, what does the big picture ...