Category Archives: Faith

A selection of posts looking at faith from a Christian point of view. These include everything from Bible studies through to thoughts on living in the 21st Century.

The Reformation || 500 Years Since Everything Changed

The Reformation || 500 Years Since Everything Changed

The men and women who lived in Britain five hundred years ago lived in a world which is lost to us. The difference is a matter not only of the material circumstances of their lives, but of their mental worlds and their imaginations. And so begins Chapter 1 of Alec Ryrie’s The Age of Reformation. Yep,… Read More

Making Choices, Tackling the Future and Digging into God’s Gifts

Making Choices, Tackling the Future and Digging into God’s Gifts

I’ve almost finished my year in Sheffield. I’m in the middle of the dreaded dissertation write up and yet strangely calm. I mean, I’ve even managed to find time to write a post about what the future holds without stressing. It’s like a miracle has happened. So what has happened this year? Mostly, I’ve done… Read More

Keswick Convention 2017 || The Year I Took My Best Friends

Keswick Convention 2017 || The Year I Took My Best Friends

If you remember back to the very early days of CounterCultural. CounterCouture. (when I was still using Blogger!), you might remember I wrote two posts on the Keswick Convention (Life On Team|| K4K at the Keswick Convetion and Really? My week as a conventioneer). After all, I have been to 15 conventions and 7 of… Read More

Modest Office Wear || Dressing for Faith at Work

Modest Office Wear || Dressing for Faith at Work

As a working professional, there really isn’t a dress code for “Christian workwear”, however, there are often stated/unstated rules regarding office wear in different work environments. During the time I worked in construction, I wasn’t under any obligation to dress “corporate”. I consider corporate to be the expected dress code in a professional environment but… Read More