Theme for July 2020: Time

Treasure for our times

Treasure for our times

  The Lord is exalted, for he dwells on high;       he will fill Zion with his justice and righteousness. He will be the sure foundation for your times,       a rich store of salvation and wisdom and knowledge;       the fear of the Lord is the key to this treasure. Isaiah 33:5-6 (NIV UK)   Let us … Continue reading "Treasure for our times" ...
In times like these

In times like these

  At the height of World War II Albert Camus wrote, “We must mend what has been torn apart, make justice imaginable again in a world so obviously unjust, give happiness a meaning once more.”   Let us keep praying, till justice rolls “on like a river, righteousness like a never-failing stream!” (Amos 5:24)   … Continue reading "In times like these" ...
Slow time

Slow time

  Slow Blessing God the creator, who rested on the seventh day after the work was done, show you how to balance the slow and the fast, the work and the rest. God the redeemer, who lived his life at walking pace, strengthen you to go slow when the world is going fast. God the … Continue reading "Slow time" ...
3 Prayers while waiting

3 Prayers while waiting

    In Psalm 27:13-14 the psalmist says:   I remain confident of this:       I will see the goodness of the Lord       in the land of the living. Wait for the Lord;       be strong and take heart       and wait for the Lord.   Here are three prayers to keep your heart centred on God while … Continue reading "3 Prayers while waiting" ...