Nice Christians Aren’t Strong Christians, Strong Christians Aren’t Nice Christians.

Episode 407 of “The Art of Manliness” podcast, titled “How to Overcome Nice Guy Syndrome”, was recently released. In this episode, Brett McKay (founder of http://www.artofmanliness.com) interviewed Dr Aziz Gazipura. Aziz is a psychologist, the founder of the Social Confidence Centre, and the author of the new book “not nice”. The idea of Dr Gazipura’s … Continue reading Nice Christians Aren’t Strong Christians, Strong Christians Aren’t Nice Christians.

Who is Jesus, and Why does it Matter?

Have you ever asked yourself “Who is Jesus?”, and not just in passing or in general but with the intent of really determining what it is you believe about him one way or another? If you’re a Christian reading this article then I can only assume that you have and that you have come to … Continue reading Who is Jesus, and Why does it Matter?

Jesus didn’t die so we could have a comfortable life

Over the past few weeks I've been working in some areas that are a little rough. Your lower socioeconomic and less affluent sort areas where you would probably lock your car doors and drive past a little faster than usual. While I didn't have the most glamorous upbringing, my parents were there for me and … Continue reading Jesus didn’t die so we could have a comfortable life

What the Resurrection means for us

Happy Easter, everybody. Today, I'd like to take a moment with you to have a look at some practical implications of the resurrection of Jesus. Hopefully, you've already read Samuel's article, 'If Christ Had Not Been Raised To Life'. Today, we'll be looking ever so quickly (get to Church) at Ephesians 1: 3-14. So often … Continue reading What the Resurrection means for us

If Christ Had Not Been Raised to Life

Most Christians have become so numb to the easter story. We know that Jesus died on the cross for our sins. We know that he was raised back to life by God. We know. We know. We know a lot that sometimes the things we know are blinding us from their real implications. Let's a … Continue reading If Christ Had Not Been Raised to Life