World Watch

This is a seriously historic moment as NATO begins to flex its muscles

So many important things are happening across the face of the Earth on so many different levels! I have sought to outline some of them in this edition, with particular reference to geo-political and military situations, America, climate matters – and the way in which... read more

Blue Gold: World Water Wars

Blue Gold: World Water Wars More than 25 years ago, I shared a good deal about the political issues that were affecting the nations that rely on the waters of the rivers Euphrates and Tigris – and how easily water can become ‘weaponised.’ Since then, there has been... read more

God at work among the nations

Britain is now likely to find itself returning to a time of less predictable politics – not quite, we hope, to the tumultuous days of the last parliament when there was no clear majority and a great deal of bad temper all round – but with a leader who is showing no... read more

Continuing to pray as the martyrdom of Ukraine continues

Here is another in-depth call to pray for the world situation and especially with regard to Ukraine and Russia. Index New Geo-Political Realities Why Russia remains less of a pariah than we might have expected Eastern Ukraine and Psalm 74 As the war intensifies Has... read more

A Prayer Symphony for Ukraine and the Nations

We have posted an in-depth call to pray, plus an overview of many aspects of the truly tragic and heart-wrenching events in Ukraine on our website. Please click here to access this, and feel free to let friends, church leaders and intercessors know about this... read more

Open our eyes to the realities of what we are doing with Earth’s resources

Some years ago, Alex Crawford, the outstanding Sky journalist, exposed the appalling conditions that child labourers suffer in the DRC (Congo) as they ‘peck out’ from the ground the cobalt that is integral to our smart phones. Do watch her short, but extremely... read more