SIMON BURTON-JONES Expressing Christian Faith in Today's Society
How do we cope with the complex demands of modern life?
Most of us want to do the right thing with our lives, but how do we cope with the complex demands of modern life?
This website expresses a deep yearning of mine: to take the beautiful message of the Gospel about JesusRead more
Speculation about the future can be an excuse not to think about the present, which is the only sphere in which God meets with us. Quietly and without much fuss, several billionaires are buying up land in New Zealand. It’s not exceptional on the face of it: what’s not to like about the place?Read more
How an ancient text speaks to the world today. Who said the nation-state would become irrelevant in the new century? Clever assumptions about power leeching upwards to supra-national institutions like the EU and the IMF, outwards to powerful corporations and downwards to indigenous ....Read more
Of the simplest things to make the world a healthier place, the gift of listening – patient, undistracted – must rank near the top. And it starts with God. Among the many characteristics of our generation, one failing stands out increasingly: we do not listen as well as we should.Read more