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A hostile nation?

This is the sermon I preached in Southwark Cathedral today. I felt I had to. The readings I refer to are Acts 4.5-12, 1 John 3.16-24 and John 10.11-18… 1,485 more words

Looking for evidence

I don’t know what Maths classes were like when you were at school but for me, after a bit of talk and chalk, we used to have workbooks handed to us, with lots of questions, that had to be answered.  828 more words

Prayer ...

God, the Living God, desires a relationship with us. Individually. He communicates with us in so many ways, through His creation, the intricate weavings of nature around us, through people, our circumstances, and that ‘still small voice’ within.  385 more words


A touch of doubt

It’s that Sunday when we remember again ‘Doubting Thomas’ and there’ll be many sermons, I suspect, encouraging us not to worry about the doubts that we have.  266 more words

My Morning Devotion - Making God The Priority


From The Book of Hebrews 3:7-19 . . . .

“So, as the Holy Spirit says: “Today if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts as you did in the rebellion, during the time of testing in the wilderness, where your ancestors tested and tried me, though for forty years they saw what I did. 197 more words


A new dawn

Dark and cheerless is the morn
unaccompanied by Thee;
joyless is the day’s return,
till Thy mercy’s beams I see,
till they inward light impart, 1,060 more words


It was Saturday.  It was the Sabbath. No time for doing anything but a time for staying together.  It was true.  Outside it was cloudless but for those in the Upper Room, who had headed back into the place they had left at haste on Thursday evening it was as though a cloud of despair hung about them.  200 more words