Hope worth sharing

All Shall Be Well outside Norwich Cathedral

On the substance of the gospel and hope

Posts here are sunlight content.

Dear Christians: Daniel is not the distinctive role model you think he is (Mar 2019)

Picture of St Paul's Cathedral in London between two modern buildings; caption: Dear Christians: Daniel is not the distinctive role model you think he is

Dear Christians: non-conformity is not the path to transformation (Mar 2019)

St Paul's Cathedral between two modern buildings with the text: Dear Christians: non-conformity is not the path to transformation

A brain-dump about purity: this time, I think I really might change the world (Sep 2017)

Why purity-as-separation undermines the church’s covenant calling (Oct 2017)

Wedding shoes of different colours but similar ribbons and style

What exactly is this ‘preaching’ MacArthur speaks of, that he says it’s categorically beyond all women? (Oct 2019)

Picture of a closed black Bible resting on an ornate lectern, with the words: What exactly is this 'preaching' MacArthur speaks of, that he says it's categorically beyond all women? workthegreymatter.com

Flesh: what Paul meant when he used the word ‘sarx’ (Psst! — he wasn’t being sex-negative) (Mar 2019)

Ballet dancers in a ballroom. The man has his bare back to the camera holding the woman. She wraps her arms calmly around his body. She has blonde hair and is wearing dark red. The colour contrasts against the monochrome background of the room. Text: "Flesh: what Paul really meant when he used the word ‘sarx’ (Psst! — he wasn’t being sex-negative)"

Year of Hell, Remember Nothing, & The Wish: lessons on hope

Janeway Voyager Year of Hell

Is the One True Love biblical? On hope, choice and responsibility (Jul 2016)


You’ll find more firelight content on the topic of hope (including things like penal substitutionary atonement, and inclusion) in the Irritating Evangelicalism page.