‘You can’t be satisfied; life is difficult; you don’t know the secret. Stop selling God as the answer’. Hear Peter Rollins speak in November
Gretta Vosper, the Canadian minister and writer, presented two conferences in the UK during September 2014. She argued for the side-lining of belief in God from its central role in church life and, with…
‘You can’t be satisfied; life is difficult; you don’t know the secret. Stop selling God as the answer’ says Peter Rollins
Putting the building blocks of spiritual belief into your hands. This book deals with world religious systems only as living structures of thought that people actually believe in. It is a common sense, warts and all, analysis of ideas, aimed principally at those millions who believe but do not belong, who feel there is something spiritual there but who don’t like what they think they have seen…
J. Philip Newell will be launching his new book The Rebirthing of God on Monday 6th October at 12.30pm at St Columba’s Church, Pont Street, London SW1X 0BD.
On Wednesday 15th October Alan Wilson will be appearing at Church House Bookshop in London to talk about his new book More Perfect Union. The event starts at 5.30pm and is a free event but numbers are limited so if you wish to attend please contact the bookshop in advance.
Theologian Peter Rollins recommends you try the 'Evangelism Project'. Instead of seeking to evangelise other people, he recommends that our churches should invite other communities to evangelise us. This…
says George Elerick, who will be speaking at a PCN conference in November. He believes that exhortations to be Christ-like are symptomatic of a misanthropic and manipulating attitude towards humanity.
Michael Wright considers the writings of Gretta Vosper whose UK visit takes place in September with events in London and Oxford. Tickets available.
Here are two new books from one of our partner organisations. They are designed to help churches be more inclusive; one concerns people with disabilities; the other people with mental health issues.
July 1st 2014 saw the publication of five talks given to the joint PCN Britain and Modern Church conference marking the 50th anniversary of John Robinson’s book, Honest to God. The conference took place in November 2013 at The Hayes, Swanwick.