Shall we be friends?

To honour two Mamas

I wrote this a few years ago but I would like to share it again. This is a very personal piece for me and it remains as true today for …

Resurrection Sunday – He is Risen!

On a Sunday morning nearly two millennia ago history and the very fibre of reality were changed permanently. Death – the terrible finality of every person born – was defeated. …

Aslan is on the Move!

 “They say Aslan is on the move—perhaps he has already landed,” [said Beaver]. And now a very curious thing happened. None of the children knew who Aslan was any more …

Thoughts on The Benedict Option

  I would say that Rod Dreher’s The Benedict Option has some strengths and a number of weaknesses, but one thing I am sure of: it’s great that it’s prompting …

I will do something new!

by Lancia E. Smith for The Cultivating Project  The year 2016 has passed silently now into history and overnight a new year has been born. 2017. Just to say it …

Inhabiting the Unshakeable Kingdom

K.C. Ireton ~ for The Cultivating Project  In August I had the privilege of preaching at my church. My sermon text came from the end of Hebrews 12, the passage …

Being Broken Bread

Guest Contributor – K.C. Ireton Three years ago my second book, which I had written as an act of obedience, was published. Since God called me to write it and …

Having done all, stand!

In order to create art we first have to create the conditions in which we can create art. This means resisting evil and defending peace. This is always a spiritual …

Malcolm Guite on Parable and Paradox

“I don’t deny that there should be priests to remind men that they will one day die. I only say that at certain strange epochs it is necessary to have …

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