This heavy cross

Today was one of new experiences for me. For the first time I took part in a walk of witness in my local area and for the first time I carried a cross. Over the course of an hour a good number of us from at least three churches walked, sang, read scripture and prayed. I’m not sure how effective the witness bit was in the sense that it was a residential area and no one in particular seemed to be paying much attention but it was witness – we…

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Creation & Evolution Events Diary

There seems to be a lot happening so I thought I’d collate all the events into a single post and then update it as necessary. If you’re aware of any church organised events on this theme let me know and I’ll update. Links to non-church events are at the bottom of the post: 01.02.0910.30am @ North Shrewsbury Community Church I’m speaking on ‘Understanding Genesis Part 1’4pm @ Shrewsbury Evangelical Church, Paul Yeulett on ‘It is better to believe in Creation rather than evolution because…it is more trustworthy’ 08.02.0910.30am @ North…

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Creation and Evolution

Living, as I do, in the birthplace of Charles Darwin you get a lot of news about our famous son and therefore a lot about evolution too. Next year is the bicentenary of Darwin’s birth, so we’ll hear an awful lot more. Darwin even has his own festival. Anyway, today on BBC news was this article on the rise of creationism in the UK (Luke Wood share his thoughts on the article here), with some interesting links including to this article on how creationism should be discussed but not taught…

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