Cannibalism really works for us

I remember going to the doctor twenty years ago. I was suffering from panic attacks. I told the doct…

The Gospel According to Hollywood

Hollywood films are great to enjoy over a carton of popcorn. Enjoy but be discerning. They often pro…

Expressive Individualism and Genghis Khan

In the past many believed in the Bible and God’s Word. A few still do. Then secularism destroyed thi…

Zen and the Art of Forest Conservation

Tokusan (780 – 865) was a tough and cantankerous Chinese Zen master. He wielded a menacing bam…

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Playlets with Purpose

RealityBites’ lively new theatre-in-education project plans to bring Christian perspectives an…

How to worship trees today

You might have heard of the expression ‘touch wood’. It is a popular saying in the UK. It is a relic…

Trees, Forests and Worldviews

I’ve been thinking a lot about trees recently. I love them. We have some great trees where we live i…

The Inspiring Story of August Francke who transformed a German City

Story August Francke (1663 – 1727) was a German preacher and social reformer who established a…

Jimmy Savile’s Worldview

A Chat about Jimmy Savile Consider two conversations about Jimmy Savile on the streets of Leeds. Les…

The Danger of Trusting in Lucky Charms

Chat about Lucky Charms Less Fruitful Conversation “My name is Debby and I have two lucky charms. Wh…

Putin and Dawkins: why I’m tempted to return to the atheism of my youth

In recent weeks I have been thinking about my life. I was an atheist from the ages of 13 to 21. Then…

Do you pray to a 350cc Royal Enfield Bullet motorbike?

Consider two conversations about motorbikes on the streets of Leeds. Less Fruitful Conversation “My …

Telling RB Stories in the toughest area in Leeds

RealityBites is now working in one of the most deprived areas in Leeds. When my good friend and co-w…

Gangster Films and Discipleship

Chat about Gangster Films Consider two conversations about Gangster films on the streets of Leeds. L…

Why Go out on the Streets at Night?

What a joy to be able to get out on the streets after lockdown and tell RealityBites stories to all …

Albert Camus, Old Ladies, Human Rights and Newcastle United

The famous French Nobel Prize winning author Albert Camus (1913-60) once said that Christianity is a…

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Kim Kardashian, Selfies and the Cult of Physical Perfection

Kim Kardashian is a potent prophetess for the contemporary pagan worship of Venus. She earns million…

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Buddhist Despair with Rampant Consumerism

Materialism aka consumerism is such a seedy and destructive faith. Consider the story of 15 year old…

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Jean-Paul Sartre and Other Backsliding Atheists

In this article I want to explore the neglected idea of the backsliding atheist. Just think of the s…

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Mary’s Biblical worldview

This is my take on Mary’s Biblical worldview. I mention lottery winners, plagues, posh nosh an…

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Six Ways of Looking at Cruelty

Just think about the cruelty of a human trafficker. A man (or woman) who kidnaps innocent women and …

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The Handyman and his Faith in Science

To be honest DIY is not my strength. My dad, Jim, was terrible at DIY and it seems to run in the fam…

Mark Roques on paganism
Goliath’s Pagan Worldview

This is my take on Goliath’s pagan worldview. I mention rabbit superstitions, Genghis Khan and…

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Mr Khan has killed 400 girls

I would like to show you how to compare and contrast the dangerous materialist faith with the Christ…

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Confident, Imaginative Disciples are Urgently Required

There is a crisis in the church. Christians are not confident and imaginative when talking about the…

Ministry to Sixth Formers

For some time I’ve been thinking a lot about how to reach sixth formers with the Christian faith. We…

Compare and Contrast Approach to Discipleship

A powerful way to disciple friends and neighbours is to compare and contrast different faiths. Inste…

Lottery Winners Conference

Yesterday I delivered my conference on Lottery Winners, Money and Religious Faith in a school in Don…

Sumo Wrestling and Colossians 2:15

Sumo wrestling is a Japanese form of wrestling that challenges many aspects of Christian discipleshi…

Black Lives and Dangerous Ideologies

Delighted that the Baptist Times has published my article on Black Lives and Dangerous Ideologi…

Human Trafficking and Discipleship

I am currently working on a course for RealityBites on how slavery and trafficking can help us in bo…

Beau Brummell and the Dandy Faith

If we are to engage in credible and intelligent mission we have to understand worldviews. Let’s exam…

Shay Cullen and Human Trafficking

Father Shay Cullen is a priest from Ireland and a member of the Missionary Society of St. Columban. …

Do not trust in these gods!

This is a short tract about men and women who are believed to be divine. Do not put your faith in Pr…

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Superstition can lead to Murder
Student Ministry in Leeds
Young People Serving the Technology god
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Parable of the French Teacher
From food to Jesus
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Iron sharpens Iron: Fifty Questions for Radical Disciples
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Dangerous Faith in Infinite Progress
Transformation of Work
Parable of Touch Wood
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Dangerous Faith in Artificial Intelligence
From Prince Philip to Jesus (article in the Baptist Times)
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From Maradona to Jesus
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How Evangelism can be Fun
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Death of a Roman Legion
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Summary and praise for The Spy, The Rat and the Bed of Nails
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Ivan the Terrible and Jesus
Anti-materialist spiel
Is the Duke of Edinburgh a god?
Yin and Yang in 60 Seconds
Sixty Seconds on Jesus and Mr Piggy
Simeon Stylites in 60 seconds!
Dr Nott and the Queen
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Flies, bluebottles and Jesus
Buried Alive for 147 days! His mum, Emma inspired him!
Glenn Hoddle Story – Karma or Grace?
Agnostic? I don’t think so!
Twenty false gods/idols invite you to follow them!
Hendrik Witbooi – Inspiring Soldier
The Extraordinary Story of August Francke (1663-1727)
William Tyndale and Cobblers
Inspiring Story of Brazilian Footballer Gilberto Silva
How the gladiator games came to an end
Cannibal tribe transformed by the gospel
Amar’s Painful Vow
Serving God as a Diplomat
Serving God as an Opera Singer
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Serving God as an accountant
Daily Work (Part 1)
The Ugandan Pastor who has adopted 1700 orphans
Outcastes, Karma and Plato
Breaking the Mould
RealityBites feedback
RealityBites Nominated for Jerusalem Award
RealityBites and Mission to Students in Leeds
Factories, Joy and the Kingdom
RealityBites in the Costa del Sol
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Idolatry, Ideology and Islamic State (part 4)
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Idolatry, Ideology and Islamic State (part 2)
Idolatry, Ideology and Islamic State (part 1)
Talking About Faith – a new course
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Secularism, Blockbusters and Soaps (2)