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Posted inComedy

Happy Merry Eastermas: The Real Story of Resurrection

Reading Time: < 1 minute Those of you who are long-term readers here will have seen this already, but for you newer readers, here is an absolute delight of resurrection story-telling. Genius.   Stay in touch! Like A Tippling Philosopher on Facebook: A Tippling Philosopher You can also buy me a cuppa. Or buy some of my awesome ATP merchandise! […]

Posted inReligion

Ben Jack is Totally ‘Reordering Evangelism,’ Y’all

Reading Time: 9 minutes In a recent Christianity Today, evangelist Ben Jack offers yet another of these attempts to mobilize the troops. Dude insists that he’s ‘reordering evangelism,’ but it’s seriously just the same old rah-rah with no substance. However, this particular bit of rah-rah illustrates just how awful evangelical leaders’ advice really is — and how little about it ever changes. 

Posted inReligion

Lord Snow Presides…. Over the Zombie Curse on Mark Driscoll. (#17)

Reading Time: 7 minutes Hey, Mark Driscoll is not a professional writer or speaker or anything. He’s not used to communicating for a living. So we shouldn’t hold it against him that it’s taken him a solid month to remember that if he’s going to pretend that people are asking him questions, then he needs to make it easy for these theoretical people to communicate with him.

Posted inGeneral

I’m Getting there. Slowly.

Reading Time: 2 minutes I have finally found some momentum with the sequel to my first fiction book, and the second in the Survival of the Fittest series. The first book was entitled Survival of the Fittest: Metamorphosis. This second one is Adaptation. As any of you who might have read the first, I try to thread ideas of philosophy throughout the […]

Posted inArts, Books, Fiction

Great Review for Survival of the Fittest

Reading Time: 2 minutes My first attempt at fiction, Survival of the Fittest: Metamorphosis has received another great 5* review: Now in my fifties it has been a long time since I have had the slightest interest in fictional horror films, books or video games. I still don’t – so why read this one? – I am familiar with some […]

Posted inBooks

My Favourite Picture of the Week…

Reading Time: 2 minutes In a self-congratulatory manner, I was sent this on facebook of someone on holiday with my new book. Nice. If only more people could follow suit for their holidays!   Please grab a copy! There has even been another cracking review this week: 5.0 out of 5 stars Intense, exciting and thought-provoking – quite a combo! […]

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