Jars of Clay, one of my favourite bands with one of my favourite songs. Intelligent and moving lyrics.
A big subject, so in a number of parts! But why I'm posting is in response to a blog comment that mentioned salvation being brought into play in the life of a person when they had said 'The Sinner's Prayer' or suchlike. It got me thinking about when salvation begins in the very being of … Continue reading Salvation I
Yesterday I received through the post Orthodoxy by GK Chesterton. I had read Heretics a few weeks ago and was impressed with what he was saying. So as Orthodoxy is a follow up to Heretics it makes sense to read it.Heretics was excellent, although dated in parts, so dated even I couldn't place some of … Continue reading Orthodoxy
Trawling through the BBC's website I came across this article about a mother convicted of child cruelty upon her daughter. It says:A mother who struck her 12-year-old daughter with a computer cable, a broom, a wooden spoon and her fists has been given a suspended jail sentence.The 37-year-old asylum seeker was jailed for 12 months … Continue reading Why is a label important?
Could this be the next Labour Party political broadcast?I thought it was good until Kinnock and the architects of New Labour came into view, their stories undo the victories of the past. Did the producer see the irony?Aside from that some interesting images, and it's got Lansbury in it!
Not a carnival or anything like that I'm afraid, just some links to other blogs that I inflict upon this interweb.So this one you're at now is all about my politcs, knocking capitalism on the head and creating a fairer world.For my technical ramblings there's Plans to Prosper.And for my thoughts on faith in today's … Continue reading Some Other Blogs
Just been looking back at one of my old sites on the wayback machine. What stands out is a posting I made in June 2001.Surely I can't be the only person on this planet who's bored to tears with the glut of reality tv programmes at the moment?I still feel the same nowadays. 😦