Category Archives: Prayer

What a Friend we have in Jesus

Today in our prayer time at the beginning of our working day at Compassion UK, Charlotte led and told us she had recently sung “What a Friend we have in Jesus” at her local Methodist Church. She told us the story of the writer … Continue reading

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Plymouth

I was originally led to Plymouth in July 2009. There were several things that attracted me there: The Pilgrim Fathers left from there aboard The Mayflower on 16 September 1620: I originally met my friend James, in Lincoln on St Botolph’s … Continue reading

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I am a friend of God

Yesterday at the River of Life meeting in Jacobs Well our speaker was talking on the subject of Intercession and of how God wants to have an intimate relationship with us. Wikipedia defines Emotional Intimacy as “a psychological event that … Continue reading

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Leatherhead

So here I am back in Derbyshire after my 3 month sojourn working with Compassion and living with Rebecca in Surrey and I am finally getting around to telling some of the stories of my time away. It started with God … Continue reading

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Waterfalls

Sunday 23 September 2012 was the 7th anniversary of my buying my home in Derbyshire (“God-incidentally” I flew out to Israel with God tv for my 4th visit there on 23 September 2005, so I wasn’t in Derbyshire the day the purchase … Continue reading

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13 May

According to history.com, on this day in 1940 Winston Churchill (interesting that his surname begins “Church”) became Prime Minister and announced his policy “to wage war, by sea, land and air, with all our might and with all the strength … Continue reading

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Iona

At Christmas 1993, I had an overwhelming desire to buy a new duvet cover set from Marks & Spencers. The design was called Iona: The Labour Leader, John Smith, died at 9:15 a.m. on 12 May 1994 and I remember … Continue reading

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