He Is For You, Not Against You

Several times a week, for the past 18 years, I have put one or more of my children to bed. The final thing I’ve done before a goodnight kiss is to speak or sing God’s blessing over them. Usually it has been the same ancient blessing that the High Priest of the Israelites spoke over […]

The Brainwashing Continues

The assault on truth continues by eroding the very foundation of reasoning – coherent language. “Marriage”, “male” and “female” are the highest profile casualties. Now it’s “family” which means whatever you want it to mean. Apparently it too has no biological basis, divorced from kinship, and marriage is irrelevant. There is no normal and all […]

This Is Why I’m Not Afraid

I don’t know about you, but with wall-to-wall Covid19 news everywhere you go it makes me long for the good old days of Brexit!! With so much fear and anxiety filling the airwaves, let me share a really short, personal Easter message with you: DO NOT FEAR Let me give you two very good reasons […]

Lord Save Us From the BBC

If you search for “Lent Talks 2020” – as I did the other day – seeking something suitably insightful, inspiring & edifying; something that will deepen your appreciation for & adoration of the Lord Jesus, then near the top of the results you’ll find the BBC lent talks. So far, so good. Sounds promising. Then […]

Praying for the Persecuted Church : Burkina Faso

This lent I am using resources provided by @BarnabusFund to pray & fast for the persecuted Church. Each day is challenging & humbling – reading of the terrible suffering of my brothers & sisters in Christ endure for His name’s sake. (There is a recurring theme to most of the persecution, but like the recurring […]

The Prayer of Helplessness

Two years ago today I had the privilege of visiting the Martin Luther King visitor centre in Atlanta and the Ebenezer Baptist Church where he was Pastor. Among the many profound and moving things I got to see, this inscription from one of the displays happened to be the “on this day” reminder from my […]