Love on its knees

For we are not wrestling with flesh and blood [contending only with physical opponents], but against the despotisms, against the powers, against [the master spirits who are] the world rulers of this present darkness, against the spirit forces of wickedness in the... read more

Three wounds that empower us to pray and that enable us to share the depths of God’s compassion

Most of us will at least be familiar with the name of a medieval mystic who lived the majority of her life at the end of the fourteenth century in a cell adjoining St Julian’s church in Norwich. Her real name is unknown to us but, like nearly a thousand other... read more

Where can we find the most reliable and unbaised biased sources for both our news and our spiritual walk?

‘Journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed: everything else is public relations.’ (George Orwell) Journalism is sometimes called the fourth pillar of democracy, alongside Legislature, Executive and Judiciary; ‘pillars’ because each of these... read more

Visions of the Future Glory of Jerusalem

The LORD will rise upon you, and His glory will appear over you. Nations will come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your dawn. (Is. 60:2b-3) As we look at Jerusalem today, how far off Isaiah’s vision of its future glory seems. I have been heartened in... read more

The miracle of 350 drones and missiles being intercepted – and today’s attack on Isfahan

Modern defence systems such as The Patriot are capable of tracking large numbers of incoming missiles at one time. So too must we be as our gaze shifts moment from Ukraine-Russia, to Washington-New York to Israel-Iran. All are important, but it is with this last that... read more

Seeing straight through the Shaking and Shifting – A poem by Helen Ryan

Many are saying at the moment (‘warning’ would be a better word) that the seasons are changing – with the clear implication that the long period of relative peace across Europe that so many of us have been blessed to lived through, is highly likely to be coming to an... read more