We Must Resist Spirituality

How easily has it been that counterfeit love has paraded through our corporate lives? The humdrum of human sentimentality tarted up to appear loving, but betrayed by the shallowness of its inane protestations? The banality of religious chit-chat, the mesmerising allure of false spirituality – who wants these things, really?

Mum & Dad’s Landmark Lockdown Testimony

Happy Christmas Eve, everyone! We thought you’d like to listen to the recent testimony of our parents, Ant & Pam Franks, who have walked with the Lord faithfully for more than 50 years. Lockdown has been a golden opportunity for us all to reassess what we are committed to, how we understand “church” and whetherContinue reading “Mum & Dad’s Landmark Lockdown Testimony”

When We Talked to Ann Widdecombe

This week’s episode of the Into the Pray podcast features British Politician and TV celebrity, Ann Widdecombe (MEP). Ann has featured in British politics for decades and will be known to many for her appearance on the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing. More info on Ann here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ann_Widdecombe Podcast in full, and other content, here: AsContinue reading “When We Talked to Ann Widdecombe”

The Draft – A Conscription of Conscience

Vimeo Showcases Jesus Come

This year has been very busy throughout. I’m certainly not complaining though because it has also been a very fruitful year. In the summer we released the groundbreaking book Body Zero – Radical Preparation for the Return of Christ. We had a publisher all lined up, a contract signed, sealed and delivered but, as theContinue reading “Vimeo Showcases Jesus Come”

Joker: The Best Film I’ve Ever Seen?

I nearly didn’t go because I’d heard that it was pretty “gritty” and that – like The Blair Witch Project in 1999 – some guys in America had left the cinema because they couldn’t handle the intensity of what they were watching. Still, wooed by curiosity and the acting excellence of Joaquin Phoenix, I decidedContinue reading “Joker: The Best Film I’ve Ever Seen?”

Are You Saved?

A couple of weeks ago, my friend Gareth Hides released his album Rescue as his third music project in recent years, following on from a couple of shorter EPs and a debut album in 2014. I’ve met Gareth a couple of times in person and been Facebook friends for the last five years so I know thatContinue reading “Are You Saved?”

What Do You Think of Jesus?

Jesus. You might love Him. You might hate Him. You might reduce Him to fanciful notion and religious crutch. Jesus. Regardless, I have come to find Him to be irresistibly, insatiably and authentically Who He said He was: the Way, the Truth and the Life – the only reconciling way to know and embrace theContinue reading “What Do You Think of Jesus?”

What do you think about denomination? Here’s the fifth VLOG in the Body Zero series accompanying the groundbreaking book of the same title. You can buy the book here and view the videos here