The joy of the Lord

“The joy of the Lord is my strength! “Nehemiah 8:10 As we move into another week in semi lockdown, what gives you a sense of joy? Does every new morning thrill you? Do the bird’s songs bring joy to your ears and your heart? Do the flowers in your garden blossom with a deeper joy… Read More »

Telephone Ministry Tips – working from home

Make your call at a time to suit you, as well as the person you are calling. Avoid evening calls where possible. Let other family members, house sharer’s know you are unavailable for this period. Use the BT 141, or similar – to withhold or keep your personal number private. Settle yourself in a quiet,… Read More »

First Golden Room – Part Two

Genesis 28:11 -22 Jacob’s Dream at Bethel – adapted Jacob reached a certain place, he stopped for the night because the sun had set. Taking a stone, he put it under his head and lay down to sleep. He had a dream, he saw a stairway resting on the earth, with its top reaching to heaven, and the… Read More »

A Life of Daily Prayer – New audio version

MP3 recordings of the Daily Prayers are now available. If you would like to pray with us, the text is available to read online at “A Life of Daily Prayer” along with recordings made by our chaplains.A pdf is available here to download. If you would like to listen offline to the read prayers then… Read More »

In Your name I will lift up my hands

Because Your love is better than life, my lips will glorify You. I will praise You as long as I live, and in Your name, I will lift up my hands. I will be satisfied as with the richest of foods; with singing lips my mouth will praise You. Psalm 63:3-5. Earlier today I came… Read More »

Do not be anxious about anything

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” (Phil 4:6-7) How does that work? I mean there’s a lot to worry about at the… Read More »