If you want to get a point across, try not to baffle your readers. Challenge, by all means. Inspire to think, certainly. But leaving readers frowning because they don’t know what that phrase means will only hamper them.
How often do we revisit the stories held within the bible? Are we subconsciously convinced we’ve already mined them for treasures? That we already know the punchline? Or are we used to reading them in a certain way, or coming with the same old questions? Genesis 1 tells the truth in the language it knows … Continue reading revisiting the story (#digidisciple repost)
Originally posted on bigbible.org.uk in Sept 2014 ‘Sorry,’ I say. ‘I’m going all Ecclesiastes on you.’ Just one of the phrases I use when I’m struggling to find meaning in life – or some part of life. When I start staring at existence and poking at it dubiously. When I feel frozen by the fact that … Continue reading confessions (#digidisciple repost)