Stories | Theology | Pop Culture

Books

Collection of Webs | 1

Collection of Webs | 1

I thought I would resurrect this to share with you some of things I have been reading/watching and listening to! Watching & Listening: Nerdwriter over on youtube does very cool short videos on various topics. One that I have enjoyed recently is his video on […]

5 Reasons to Read: A Wilderness of Mirrors

5 Reasons to Read: A Wilderness of Mirrors

Recently I was given a review copy of Mark Meynell’s new book: A wilderness of mirrors. Overall I found this book a rich and insightful read. Here are 5 reasons why: 1. A deep look at culture – Mark Meynell invites us to take a […]

Identity: How do I choose?

Identity: How do I choose?

  I am currently reading Mark Meynell’s “A Wilderness of Mirrors” book, which so far has been a fantastic read and I hope to write a review once I have finished the book. In his book, Mark explores how society can trust once again when its […]

5 Reasons to Read ‘Planet Narnia’

5 Reasons to Read ‘Planet Narnia’

I have just recently finished reading Planet Narnia: The Seven Heavens in the Imagination of C. S. Lewis by Michael Ward that came out quite a few years ago. I first heard of this book through the BBC documentary on the Narnia Code and then […]

Jesus doesn’t marry a Princess

Jesus doesn’t marry a Princess

The glass slipper lies idly on the cold stony steps waiting to be held. The voiceless beauty awaits a true loves kiss. The sleeping beauty waits even longer. The pumpkin turns into a carriage, the dwarfs sing in chorus, the witch is dead. And the […]

Terry Pratchett: A Great Storyteller

Terry Pratchett: A Great Storyteller

It is with great sadness to see one of Britain’s finest authors pass away this week. I think we have truly lost an exceptional wordsmith who created a world and characters that so many of us loved. I remember picking up my first Discworld book when […]

The Skeletons in God’s Closet | Book Review

The Skeletons in God’s Closet | Book Review

I have just recently finished the book called “The Skeletons in God’s Closet: The Mercy of Hell, the Surprise of Judgement, the hope of holy war” by Joshua Ryan Butler. A title that smacks you in the face and makes you ask “really?” Butler holds back no […]

Top 5 Books Read in 2014

Top 5 Books Read in 2014

As 2014 draws to a close, I wanted to share with you my top 5 books that I have read this year. It will be a mixture of Christian and Fiction books as I like to read both. If you fancy buying the book yourself, […]

The Freedom of Self-Forgetfulness

The Freedom of Self-Forgetfulness

This short book by Tim Keller is one of the most challenging books I have ever read. You can read it in one sitting but you will probably want to re-read it because it makes your heart ache and your head hurt! Keller asks this […]

I Am Margaret | Book Review

I Am Margaret | Book Review

I am Margaret is a thrilling book, from the time I started it to the moment I finished it, I was gripped. Literally couldn’t put it down! I wanted to know what happened next as I followed the story of Margo and the terrible society […]