Monthly Archives: March 2013

It’s Easter again

And for the first time ever, I seem to be looking at Easter as just another long weekend. Many people I’ve encountered in my life have no idea why Easter doesn’t have a fixed location in the year. But since … Continue reading

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Telling my Bible Study

One of the more difficult things I’ve discovered since “stepping out from under the Christian Guilt” is that it is quite difficult to talk to people at church about it. Almost all of them will have had no idea I’ve … Continue reading

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Falling

I realised this morning in church that since I’ve climbed out from under the Christian Guilt, I can’t worship in the same way anymore. So many of the songs I can’t sing honestly. The words will just not work for … Continue reading

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“Hold fast…”

In Bible Study last week whilst sharing some prayer points, I had a slightly surreal moment. It was a bible quote that was oddly appropriate. My fellow studiers don’t know what I’m reading and wouldn’t approve if they did. So … Continue reading

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How blessed are the

In my bible study, we’re currently studying the Sermon on the Mount. We’ve spent the last two weeks looking at just the Beatitudes. Most people would recognise them: they are a dozen lines or so all starting with “Blessed are … Continue reading

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No more guilt.

I never realized before just how much Christian teaching is filled with “you should be doing this and you probably aren’t”. Things like regular quiet times, frequent prayer, daily Bible readings, just to name the obvious trio. In the less … Continue reading

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