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 »

First Golden Room

This was an awakening phrase in my mind earlier this week – what could it mean? It felt good, positive, full of promise, but what did it mean and where had it come from? Google didn’t help – there was a First Edition Book called The Golden Room and there is a Czarina’s Golden Chamber… Read More »

Sunday of Holy Week – Evening

Do not be afraid, He is risen, go and tell The angel said to the women, ‘Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay. Then go quickly and… Read More »

Sunday of Holy Week – Morning

28 Early on Sunday morning, as the new day was dawning, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went out to visit the tomb. 2 Suddenly there was a great earthquake! For an angel of the Lord came down from heaven, rolled aside the stone, and sat on it. 3 His face shone like lightning, and his clothing was as… Read More »