Uni Thoughts

If I’ve learnt one thing from this term just gone at university it’s that if I’m going to see anything worthwhile happen I have to be able to trust God to do it. It’s a message that I’ve heard countless times in the past, and have continued to hear countless times over the term, that…

What’s So Great About the Bible?

The Bible is without a doubt the most important book (well, collection of books) that a Christian, or someone interested in Christianity, can ever read. Bar nothing. However literally you choose to interpret it, and this isn’t the place to go into that now, the fact is that the writers of the words on those…

Brightest Day: A New Name for the Site!

As of today, this blog is no longer called ‘Teenage Christian’. I’m not planning on bringing in major changes to how I do things with this change of name, but I do want to use it as a way to refocus and to reassess what I’m trying to do with this blog. Originally I was…

Fear Inside Our Bones

Vulnerability is hard. It involves a level of trust that we don’t always feel we have and it carries the risk of more hurt in the future. That’s the nature of it; being vulnerable is lowering the defences that we put up to protect ourselves. The thing is, we’re all afraid of something. I’m not…

Awe and Wonder

I just want to share with you one or two of the things that have struck me in the past couple of weeks since I last sat down to tap out one of these blog posts. The problem is, the things that have struck me don’t really lend themselves particularly well to words – clearly…