I've written a review of David Gee's new book 'Hope’s Work: Facing the Future in an age of crises’ on the Woodbrooke blog. You can read the review here. The book is highly recommended!
I'm delighted to announce the publication of my first ever academic journal article. 'Quaker Eschatology in Britain through the Lens of Narrative' is based on the first part of my MA thesis, and is published in Quaker Studies. You can read it here.
‘If the future is under God’s control, why do we need to do anything in the present?’ I was recently asked a version of this question when working with a group of Quakers on hope. They were asking how to connect the need to act here and now with a confidence that, eventually, all will … Continue reading Hope in a transcendent God
Living hopefully has never been more important. I say hopefully rather than optimistically. Optimism speaks to me of a bland sense that everything will be fine; an assumption that because things been alright for you in the past, things will continue to be ok; wishful thinking with no strong foundation. Hope, on the other hand, … Continue reading Living a truly hopeful story