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New thoughts on writing

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The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway (Review)

by Ryan Peter | July 17, 2015 | Reviews, Writing

I found myself really enjoying Hemingway’s book, The Old Man and the Sea.

When Twins War: Book II

by Ryan Peter | July 14, 2015 | Fiction, When Twins War, Writing

With a rich and layered fantasy world akin to the classics, When Twins War mingles traditional Western fantasy with middle-eastern adventure and African folklore. It’s something of a mix between The Lord of the Rings and Arabian Nights, with an African edge.

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When Twins War: Book I

by Ryan Peter | July 7, 2015 | Fiction, When Twins War, Writing

With a rich and layered fantasy world akin to the classics, When Twins War mingles traditional Western fantasy with middle-eastern adventure and African folklore. It’s something of a mix between The Lord of the Rings and Arabian Nights, with an African edge.

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Your Single Happiness

by Ryan Peter | July 7, 2015 | Non-fiction, Writing, Your Single Happiness

Singleness? See inside…

New thoughts on faith

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How African are South Africans?

by Ryan Peter | November 5, 2014 | Blogs (Faith), Life-Ecstatic (Faith)

Talking about white privilege and how South Africans continue to perpetuate the colonial principles they claim to hate. The church is just as guilty, too, it seems.

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How I Came to See Holiness in a Brand New Way pt 3

by Ryan Peter | October 10, 2014 | Blogs (Faith), Life-Ecstatic (Faith)

Perfect love. The phrase that changed everything.

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God is not as interested in morality as much as you think

by Ryan Peter | September 26, 2014 | Apologetics, Life-Ecstatic (Faith), Worldview & Culture

My article, as featured in The Star newspaper (24 September 2014) on whether we need God for morality.

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Eusebius McKaiser and John Lennox at the #GMWits debate could have been stronger

by Ryan Peter | September 19, 2014 | Apologetics, Life-Ecstatic (Faith), Worldview & Culture

The debate was great but some core issues were not addressed.

New thoughts on current affairs

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Why I’m not Happy with the Media’s Take on the Helen Zille and Cape Times debacle

Is the recent debacle between Western Cape Premier, Helen Zille and The Cape Times a case of media freedom, or media impropriety?

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Racial Self-Righteousness: The Real Problem

So much of our discussion on race in South Africa misses the point. We focus on the effects all the time but not the cause. Why is that? Because when we look at the cause we have to look at our own hearts – white, black, coloured, indian, chinese, or […]

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Summarising the Discussion on Mark Driscoll

Some blog posts around the web around Mark Driscoll that I found interesting.

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A Non-Opinion on Israel and Palestine

by Ryan Peter | July 16, 2014 | Current Affairs & Opinion, Life-Ecstatic (Faith)

The mainstream Christian response to the Israel / Palestine conflict is interesting and in many ways disturbing.