Dealing with guilt and shame

Dealing with guilt and shame

This essay was adapted from Dan Wu’s talk on “Dealing with guilt and shame” at our 7 March 2018 event. Watch or listen to his talk on our website. Shame and guilt: key problems for us, but why? Shame and guilt are very powerful and important concepts in life: you only...
The Psalms in the Christian life

The Psalms in the Christian life

This is an edited transcript of a talk given at the CCL evening “The Psalms in the Christian life”. (Download printer-friendly PDF 1.4 MB) Thanks for coming! We’ve got less than the length of a movie together, so I’d like to cover quite a lot of ground. I’m planning...
The dignity of work

The dignity of work

This article is based on a talk given at the CCL evening, “The dignity of work”. It was the first talk for the evening—the second being Peter Orr on “My work and the kingdom of God”. The dignity of work Chase Kuhn 1. What is the question behind the question? My...
My work and the kingdom of God

My work and the kingdom of God

This article is based on a talk given at the CCL evening, “The dignity of work”. It was the second talk for the evening—the first being Chase Kuhn on “The dignity of work”. My work and the kingdom of God Peter Orr 1. Does my work as a [lubrication engineer/commercial...
Where do I meet my best self?

Where do I meet my best self?

This article is based on a talk given at the CCL evening, “How to find your best self”. Where do I meet my best self? Tony Payne This essay takes up where David Hohne’s piece on Dietrich Bonhoeffer left off. David outlined Bonhoeffer’s view that when Jesus Christ...
Who am I to Jesus Christ?

Who am I to Jesus Christ?

This article is based on a talk given at the CCL evening, “How to find your best self”. Who am I to Jesus Christ? David Höhne I’d like to begin with an observation made by the cultural historian Christopher Lasch: The proliferation of visual auditory images in a...