Soundcloud Prayers

Be Lord of our desires

The French poet Arthur Rimbaud wrote that you do not necessarily ever really finish a poem; you simply reaches a point at which you are happy to leave it. That would certainly be true of this offering, which seeks to express thoughts that are specific enough for the... read more

Our unique calling

What do you think of when you come across the word, ‘vocation?’ Do you think of a ‘vocation to’ some profession such as teaching or nursing or soldiering? Perhaps you think of a vocation to enter a convent or monastery? The Cambridge Dictionary gives as a definition:... read more

Baqash Part Three – ‘What are you doing Lord? A heart for Seeking God.’

This is part three of the article I wrote back in the mid-1980s that addressed the theme ‘What are you doing Lord? A heart for Seeking God.’ Based loosely around the Hebrew word for seeking – baqash – the emphasis in this section is on how God uses low tides to... read more

Pantete chairete – Rejoice always (1 Thess. 5:16)

If someone were to ask you what the shortest verse in the Bible is, most people pointed to the poignant phrase, ‘Jesus wept.’ That actually requires three words in Greek, however. The shortest verse is actually to be found in the book of Thessalonians, when Paul... read more

Lament and Light

Lament and Light by Robert Weston, arranged by Peter Richards Ruach Breath of Life · Lament and Light It never ceases to amaze me how the Lord can be rejoicing with the bride and groom who are plighting their troth to one another, at the very same time as He suffers... read more

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... read more