Celebrating birthdays and what it says when we just don’t bother

It was my daughter’s birthday on Saturday. She had a great day, thanks for asking! Despite lockdown, we did our own little party games together

Celebrate Christmas (or don’t), however you want, to the glory of God

We had our latest Muslim-Christian Dialogue this past Friday. As we were moving into the Christmas period, it made sense for us to discuss the

Why we prefer a Light Party

Tonight is our annual Light Party. It is our alternative to Halloween. We have food, games and crafts for the kids to do. But our

Are Light Parties silly, weird and unEnglish? Andrew Brown thinks so

Yesterday, I read this bizarre opinion piece in the Guardian by Andrew Brown. In it, he excoriates the idea of Light Parties. Whilst he treats

The obligatory Christmas post

I know a number of Christian people who choose not to celebrate Christmas for a variety of reasons. Some eschew the potential pagan roots of