Life is full of choices. Let me begin with the tragic story of a man named Fred who inherited £10 million. The will provided that he had to accept it either in Chile or Brazil. He chose Brazil. Unhappily it turned out that in Chile…

Our lives are shaped by history. No matter how post-modern our society may become, no matter how addicted we are to the latest technology and music and fashions we are all influenced by the past. Only when I stopped to think about it did I…

At first sight it is not obvious how passages like Deuteronomy 19 apply to the world of the 21st Century. It is a complicated chapter which covers a number of issues. So let’s unpack them. Deuteronomy 19 :1 When the LORD your God has destroyed…

Some bits of the Bible shock us – it is right that they do! They help us to see truths we would otherwise miss. Deuteronomy 7 When the LORD your God brings you into the land you are entering to possess and drives out before…