Flashpoints

A new ideology is developing in Russia

Plagued though Russia currently is with high levels of coronavirus, something deeply significant is happening in Russia at the moment. In just a few days’ time, Russians will be going to polls, because President Putin is pressing ahead with a referendum that will give... read more

Marvel Not but Marvel Well (i)

I have always loved the way Jesus declared on occasion, ‘Marvel not that . . .’ He is our Head, the One in whom all things hold together, our crowned king, and His ‘Marvel nots! are like His ‘verilys’ – proclaiming truths we need to... read more

Standing between the living and the dead

On March 23rd 1941, the King called millions to a Day of Prayer for the Nation and the Commonwealth – and we know that the Lord heard the cry that rose from the country, notwithstanding the years of suffering that were still to come. His ear is every bit as attentive... read more

Redeemer of the Nations

Praying for the Nations in response to the Corona Virus (1) Set to Linda Entwistle’s ‘Nunc Dimittis’ The crowds were cheering themselves hoarse as the Lord Jesus His triumphal entry into Jerusalem – but inwardly, He was weeping, because Jerusalem was about to reject... read more

Your will be done on Earth as it is in Heaven

Praying for the Nations in response to the Corona Virus (2) Set to the Music of an Adagio from Albinoni’s Oboe Concerto Opus 9 Number 2 – Adagio  Anthony Thompson (Trumpet) with Shirley Richards and Rob Bilson (violins), Cathie Muncey (viola), and Corinne Frost... read more

The Lord Reigns

Praying for the Nations in response to the Corona Virus (3) Set to the music of Bach’s concerto for oboe and violin, BWV 1060 With Thomas Herzog (oboe), Susannah Herzog, Shirley Richards and Helen Rees (violins), Julian Chan (viola), and Jo Garcia (cello).       Lord,... read more