Category Archives: apologetics

  1. Reviews: James Bond, and the Dreyfus affair

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    17/01/2014 by Chris Green

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    I’ve just reviewed Robert Harris’s latest thriller, An Officer and a Spy, based on the Alfred Dreyfus affair, and William Boyd’s …
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  2. Un-church for the un-churched

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    16/09/2013 by Chris Green

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    There’s a little flurry of atheist ‘churches’ at the moment. Meetings of like-minded secularists who listen to some music, hear …
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  3. Yes, No or Maybe? What we need to offer after an evangelistic course

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    25/07/2013 by Chris Green

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    So you come to the end of your evangelistic course, and you make it clear that there’s a decision to …
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  4. Book review: In the Shadow of the Sword

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    11/04/2013 by Chris Green

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    I reviewed this book when it first came out. Now it is about to come out in paperback, I want …
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  5. The Low-Down on Follow-Up

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    05/04/2013 by Chris Green

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    The end of an evangelistic talk is usually commendably frank. It doesn’t matter wither this is a friendly over a …
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  6. Seven ways to love God with all your mind

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    04/02/2013 by Chris Green

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    When Jesus underlined the first and greatest commandment he added to it.  ‘Love the Lord your God with all your …
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  7. Christian beauty (3) Christ our efficient king

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    24/01/2013 by Chris Green

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    Some things just work, and because they work well they give pleasure.  If you doubt that, think about what happens …
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  8. Christian beauty 2: Christ our gorgeous priest

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    18/01/2013 by Chris Green

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    Yesterday was gorgeous.  The sky was palest blue, dusted with pink and orange, there was enough snow to reflect the …
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  9. Goodbye 2012, Hello 2013

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    31/12/2012 by Chris Green

    Happy 2013!

    Thanks for stopping my my blog since August – I’ve enjoyed starting it up. The top three posts for the …
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  10. Boo!

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    26/11/2012 by Chris Green

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    Common sense says I’ve got some work to do. Twice now I have met in a debate with the same …
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  11. Apologetics 3: Christ our Best King

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    05/11/2012 by Chris Green

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    Today’s news is that the Charity Commissioners are considering abolishing the right of churches and other Christian groups to claim …
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  12. Apologetics 2: Christ our Genuine Priest

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    01/11/2012 by Chris Green

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    Woody Allen’s movie, Sleeper, has his character transported to the future, and explaining the present world to bewildered researchers. He’s …
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  13. Apologetics 1: Christ our Truthful Prophet

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    28/10/2012 by Chris Green

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    This morning’s topic of conversation in the barber’s is whether the universe is expanding or contracting.  Seriously.  I’m out my …
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  14. Questions, questions, questions

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    22/10/2012 by Chris Green

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    Os Guinness told a tale of an earnest young apologist trying to convince a sceptic that Jesus rose from the …
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