A Franciscan Prayer

May God bless you with a restless discomfort about easy answers, half-truths and superficial relationships, so that you may seek truth boldly and love deep within your heart. May God bless you with holy anger at injustice, oppression, and exploitation of people, so...

Reflections and music as a prelude to praying for Israel in Lockdown

Today is Yom Kippur, the day of atonement. What a wonderful word that is, when God and man humankind are reconciled through the sacrificial death of Yeshua. We would highly commend the excellent prayer guide that CMJ released to pray through the Days of Awe, the days...

Two precious tracks from Spirit of Prayer

Two lovely offerings to refresh us on our way from Spirit of Prayer When we posted the draft version of this piece, SoundCloud contacted us, thinking that we had used a recording played by a world famous ensemble. good for our musicians, led by Thomas Herzog playing...

Living in the power of Life-giving contrition

Intro I love taking topics and exploring what the Lord has to say about them. Today we are going to be looking at a subject that probably wouldn’t feature in most people’s list of top-ten favourite biblical themes: contrition! The Bible tells us that The LORD is near...

Praying wider in the Spirit

Yesterday morning after watching the news I was reflecting on just how many massive topics there are for prayer across so many issues and nations. The challenge is to stir our spirits up on behalf of the people and matters the Lord lays on our heart, without feeling...
A Franciscan Prayer

A Franciscan Prayer

May God bless you with a restless discomfort about easy answers, half-truths and superficial relationships, so that you may seek truth boldly and love deep within your heart. May God bless you with holy anger at injustice, oppression, and exploitation of people, so...

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Living in the power of Life-giving contrition

Living in the power of Life-giving contrition

Intro I love taking topics and exploring what the Lord has to say about them. Today we are going to be looking at a subject that probably wouldn’t feature in most people’s list of top-ten favourite biblical themes: contrition! The Bible tells us that The LORD is near...

read more
Praying wider in the Spirit

Praying wider in the Spirit

Yesterday morning after watching the news I was reflecting on just how many massive topics there are for prayer across so many issues and nations. The challenge is to stir our spirits up on behalf of the people and matters the Lord lays on our heart, without feeling...

read more
‘But as for me’: A Kaleidoscope of Bible Verses

‘But as for me’: A Kaleidoscope of Bible Verses

At this time when millions are feeling deeply unsettled by so much that they had taken as normal being suddenly removed, Joshua’s tremendous and challenging declaration came to mind as I was pondering these things: ‘Choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve ....

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