Category Archives: Spiritual formation

Church-leavers’ viewpoints – a gift to the church?

A secondhand copy of Alan Jamieson “A Churchless Faith – Faith Journeys beyond the Churches” (2002) has just thudded onto our doormat, and is being read with sighs of recognition and interest. This is an extensive survey of people in New Zealand who … Continue reading

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The Final Question: “Did you learn to love?”

What if, when you die, God asks you one question about your life and it is this: “Did you learn to love?” This was a throwaway line by prophet Bob Jones, in a video interview with Mahesh Chavda – but … Continue reading

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Thought for the day – from a wee shap in Glasgow

Herewith, the lesson o’ the day from ma pal, Keith, who works in a shap in Glasgow (and writes in Doric): We hae a regular customer that comes intae oor wurk practically a’day, wha’s name’s Andy. Andy is mair kent … Continue reading

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Year endeth – the lesson

So it’s the last day of 2016. And I come across this interesting, deep and very long personal account of one man’s spiritual journey – only it’s Travis Reed’s – who regularly converses with theologians and other thinks/doer and who … Continue reading

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