Friday, 4 March 2016

Exciting Times in Ukrainian Universities

"I don't believe in God, do you think people here will judge me?"

He'd never been to a Christian event before and it was all quite new for him. But he'd loved the atmosphere and was also struck by hearing God discussed in intelligent and concrete terms by relatively normal people. But he didn't know how welcome his questions and doubts would be.

"Not at all," I replied to him, "people here absolutely love people who don't believe in God, you're like their favourite people. and they enjoy honest open discussion... you're definitely in the right place."

An expression of relief came across his face as he smiled back at me.

"Good," he said, "because I have so many questions and I think these are good people with whom to talk about them."