It’s time to pray for an improvement in France’s relationships with other nations!

I tuned in to a programme the other day to hear that Jersey is facing the threat of its electricity supply being switched off by France, from where 90% of its energy comes. The French administration is demanding greater access for French fishing boats in Jersey...

The renewed consequences of Brexit and increasing tension across Europe

Those of you who have been praying about resolving the present Irish question – which means reducing the crippling red tape currently involved in importing items into Northern Ireland – will quickly realise that the tensions between Britain, France and the rest of the...

The comfort of God that empowers us to move on beyond the therapeutic gospel

Our leaders have so many massive issues to face at this time, not least at an environmental level as Cop 26 gets under way in Glasgow from the 9th-19th November. It is so important that good decisions are taken, and vital progress be made for low lying lands, and...

God finds ways to restore the despairing: The story of Martin the Cobbler

This short story by Leo Tolstoy is a powerful reminder of the unexpected ways in which God answers our prayers and meets our deepest needs. However little may appear to be happening along the lines that we had hoped or expected, God fulfils His promises and restores...

Nuach and Eternal Rest

Nuach and Eternal Rest Ruach Breath of Life · Nuach - Eternal Rest Music: Robert Weston: Let Your Spirit come Improvisation on the hymn tune, ‘Immortal, invisible, God only wise.’ The time of resting will come. ‘The LORD your God will give [us] rest (nuach) by giving...
I will help you

I will help you

I will help you,” says the Lord of Hosts A survey of top cyclists discovered that those who say to themselves 'you can do it' fare much better than those who seek to stimulate them purely by saying ‘I can do it.’ For many, perhaps, this may be a means of tapping in to...

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Linda’s prayer inspired by Jesus’ words

Linda’s prayer inspired by Jesus’ words

My Father in Heaven Linda Entwistle was inspired by Jesus' own words when she wrote this refreshingly different rendering of the prayer that we know as the 'Lord's Prayer.'. May it speak to our hearts. The music is by Sally Mowbray. My Father in Heaven. You are my...

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Tributes to Dad

Tributes to Dad

Some of the Tributes at Dad's passing to Glory I am grieved that I sent a letter to your Dad too late – but God knows we all loved Him and what a great influence and encouragement he was on us all. He literally changed the course of my life and my father’s – that was...

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Journey So Long – Robert’s Address

Journey So Long – Robert’s Address

John Weston April 4th 1930 – May 26th 2019 We chose the cover picture for the service sheet partly because Dad has always liked steam trains, but at least as much to celebrate the fact that Dad is now well and truly embarked now on the most important journey of all:...

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