Rees Howells

2024: A year of destiny?

A Make-or-Break Year for Democracy Worldwide: that is the headline I read in Time magazine a few days ago, and it stirred me greatly. As many of you know, I have long carried a great burden to pray for the cause of democracy, and it is currently facing many... read more

The vital role of radical prayer in the affairs of State and history

(A vital intercessory campaign that made the Queen’s reign possible.) One way and another, the nation has spent much time this year reflecting on the Queen’s long and noble reign. None of this would have come about, however, had not Edward VIII abdicated his... read more

Why Fasting is such a powerful and God-given means for intensifying our prayer life

There, by the Ahava Canal, I proclaimed a fast, so that we might humble ourselves before our God and ask him for a safe journey for us and our children, with all our possessions. (Ezra 8:21) As soon as I started praying the other day I suddenly had an amazing sense of... read more