I was very pleased to be awarded Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy at the start of December 2017. This is a recogniton of “commitment to professionalism in learning and teaching in higher education.” Advertisements
Do we put together our own belief systems? What does this say to those of us who, as Christians, are part of what gets called ‘organised religion’?
What do you want to say thank you for? What does giving thanks look like? What difference would it make?
What does freedom look like? What are we saved from and what are we saved for? And what difference does that make to our lives and our attitudes?
The Bible doesn’t use the word ‘eclipse’, but does describe the effects of both solar and lunar eclipses. This is a good example of how, as we understand more about the world, we understand more about the Bible as well.
What is salvation? What do we want to be saved from? And what do we need to be saved from? And what does our fascination with superheroes tell us about all of this?
What was the Fall? Why is it something that we should think about? What relevance does it still has as part of a Christian understanding of the world?
How do we best think about God? What does it mean that ‘God is love’? How does that challenge us to act?