Tags » William Wilberforce

Follow in the footsteps of abolitionists and gravel-pit diggers

WANDLE WANDERINGS: Having trekked from Petts Wood to Farnborough High Street on the first section of the LOOP walk, KEN TOWL has pulled his walking boots back on and set off to discover abandoned Eton Fives courts, the Wilberforce Oak and the home of Pitt the Younger… 1,424 more words


A Call for Authentic Faith

“The descent is easy.”- Virgil

I read a lot. Thanks to my mom, I’ve loved reading since I was a kid. Mom enrolled me and my brother in a book club where we’d excitedly wait to receive the new reads we ordered each month. 1,241 more words

General News

A New Passover --- A New Life

The Passover is the formative event for Jews, the event that constitutes them as a culture. The Last Supper, the Eucharist, is as formative for Christians. 729 more words


[Ryan] In 'Wake in Fright,' Hell is Human Nature

I’m told that Wake in Fright (1971) is no more popular in the Australian outback than Heart of Darkness (1899) in Congo. The latter, though beloved in my neck of the woods, has not met such warm reception among the colonized. 2,061 more words


the things we keep over there

the things we keep over there
are over there for a reason
otherwise they would be over here

the things we keep over there
are out of sight… 326 more words


Salt and Light


“You are the salt of the earth, but if salt has lost its taste, how shall its saltiness be restored? It is no longer good for anything except to be thrown out and trampled under people’s feet. 659 more words

The Life Of Jesus

Britain's Denial of Racism And Its Perpetuation By Others

America is one of the biggest, most obvious examples of a post colonial country. It is a country where, in short, white Europeans came, killed and raped their way to claiming ownership of lands and then proceeded to kill and rape their way to financial, industrial, agricultural and economical power in a relatively short space of time. 589 more words