The Curiosity Index (16.06.2017)

Six attitudes that kill evangelism in the church 1,2 & 5 are the ones I’ve heard the most Three lessons I’ve learned about not being a natural evangelist. So here’s a good counter from Chris Green The decline of Christendom Nothing speaks more powerfully of the decline of Christendom than abandoned churches. These beautiful and haunting photos give you the proof. The mystical side of Marshall McLuhan I didn’t know the link between McLuhan and de Chardin. Sweden opens an entire mall full of reclaimed goods I like this story and…

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Soren Kierkegaard & the attack on Christendom

There are quite a few things Scandinavian which have shaped the world we live in – IKEA, Lego, Santa Claus but maybe not so many that have shaped how people in the west think. One man, a Dane, stands out above all other contenders – Soren Kierkegaard (1813-1855). The influence of Kierkegaard can be traced as much in Friedrich Nietzche as it can in the early works of Karl Barth. Post-modernism finds an ally in Kierkegaard when he says things like ‘all truth is subjective’. Today Kierkegaard is as likely to…

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