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Author Index - Mark Pickering

Mark is a prison GP and CMF Chief Executive

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Transgender Genesis: Incompatible with human dignity? (triple helix - Winter 2019)

The current transgender environment presents Christians with many challenges as they seek to respond with an appropriate balance of care for vulnerable individuals, clarity over terms, and exposure of unhelpful, underlying ideologies. In a highly significant legal ruling issued on 2 October 2019, belief in Genesis 1:27 ('God created man in...

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Assisted Suicide – much to report (triple helix - Winter 2019)

There has been plenty of activity in recent months around assisted suicide, or 'assisted dying' as it is often euphemistically referred to. The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) polled its 35,000 members in February,yet has caused great controversy by the decision of their Council, in advance of the vote, to...

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God is in control (CMF news - Summer 2019)

There's a sense of uncertainty in the nation. The Conservative Party are voting on their new leader as I write. The summer and autumn will be another frenzied round of Brexit negotiations and whatever their outcome, we are unlikely to see much political normality for some time. There is much...

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CMF at 70 – a new era (CMF news - Spring 2019)

70 is a significant number in the Bible. It often indicates completeness, such as the 70 descendants of Jacob, (1) the 70 elders of Israel, (2) or the 70 years of a traditional human lifespan. (3) This year in June, CMF will celebrate its 70th anniversary. Our inception in 1949...

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Rescuing Darwin God and evolution in Britain today (triple helix - winter 2013)

 Nick Spencer and Denis Alexander   Theos, 2009 £10.00 Pb 63pp, ISBN 0955445353  Reviewed by Mark Pickering, a Yorkshire prison GP    Rescuing Darwin. A noble thought. But from whom, and to what purpose? The authors attempt to dispel notions of Darwin being anti-religious, by charting his painful journey into agnosticism. They...

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Medicine behind bars (triple helix - summer 2012)

Prison medicine is a fascinating world of interest and challenge, with great opportunities to be innovative. There are plenty of reasons why Christian doctors can contribute positively to this vital area. Sometimes it can be more like casualty than general practice, especially in a remand prison. There may be a...

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Building CMF Networks (triple helix - spring 2012)

Mark Pickering suggests ways to strengthen CMF's local and regional support networks. The Christian Medical Fellowship's goal is to unite and equip Christian doctors. Much can be done through conferences, literature and public policy work, but there is a real need to strengthen and support the grassroots networks and relationships between...

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dialogue dinners (nucleus - Christmas 2009)

Imagine the scene. A room filled with your med school friends. Good food, good company, and an evening spent talking about the gospel – whether it's true and what it means in practice. Does that sound like merely a fantasy? Well, it's just what happens at a dialogue dinner.Dialogue dinners...

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Abortion advertising on TV? (triple helix - summer 2009)

Back in March I went to a local BMA meeting to submit some motions for the ARM (annual representatives' meeting) on 29 June-2 July. At the time there was media coverage of a potential relaxation of advertising rules that could see abortion providers advertising on TV. So I wrote a...

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Regrouping for Autumn (CMF news - summer 2008)

The summer is a quieter period for the department as many students are taken up with exams or away on holiday. It gives us some time to regroup and prepare for the autumn term. Student Leaders' Conference On 4-6 April we had the annual student leaders' conference near Telford, commandeering...

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