Tag Archives: Prayer

Prayer: The Rocks, The Maps And The Tea

I’ve been working through a week of guided prayer.  Prayer is something that I’ve had great difficulty with – this blog post from February spoke about it.  This year I’ve been greatly challenged on two fronts:  Firstly, to move away … Continue reading

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About that Prayer Thing Again…

I’m rubbish at praying. No, that’s not the right word. Abysmal, that’s the right word.  If God were writing a prayer report on me he’d say, “Who?” I just can’t get it together. Every attempt to make it a regular … Continue reading

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The Healing Touch of God

Recently in Britain,  a Christian group has been told to remove its advertising from the streets of Bath.  The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) decided that their posters, saying “Need Healing? God can heal today.” were misleading; saying that they encouraged … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Churches

I don’t often read Charles Dickens.  I’ve only ever got through two of his books; Bleak House (which took me the best part of three years to read) and Oliver Twist -and I had to read that for O Level … Continue reading

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Angels and Demons and Prayers, Oh my!

Originally posted at Livejournal 21st October 2010 I’ve never really been in to the whole ‘angels’ thing, certainly not in the form of cute wish-granting children or even – after my recent experience reading Lauren Kate’s Fallen books – as … Continue reading

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