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Forward only

I went to a church service today; first time in rather a while. But it was the baptism of my sister’s twins, and I was asked to attend. Not going to deny my sister that! But there were so many … Continue reading

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A new chapter

So… today my sister discovered I’ve been attending a pagan full moon circle. This is, well, pretty non-Christian. Regular readers of this blog will already know this, but this was news to my sister. And her first reaction was to … Continue reading

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A Re-evaluation Of Christmas

Christmas has always been a time of the year with complex layers of meaning and purpose. There are traditions and practices that differ across religious groups and even across geographical groups as people in northern Europe celebrate it differently to … Continue reading

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The Problem Of Proselytising

There is currently a furore in my country about what instruction – if any – a religious institution should provide to school children in government schools. When I was in primary school, we used to have what was called “Scripture … Continue reading

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I am not a Fundamentalist

Most people in western culture will be aware to some degree of a certain brand of church from the USA. I mean, of course, the people often, somewhat perjoratively, called “fundies”. Which is short for Fundamentalist. Now, fundamentalism in and … Continue reading

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“Post-Christian” is a thing.

I had a friend in another forum summarise my journey as becoming “post-Christian”. We both thought it was a nice term, rich with meaning for our community. As applies to an individual, it would mean someone who sees their reaction … Continue reading

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The Third Way.

  I think I goofed this morning. I tried to turn up during the last song so that I was there only for morning tea. Not sure what happened, but I was way early – got there just as the … Continue reading

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