O LORD, Hear!

                “O Lord, God of Israel, there is no God like you in heaven or on earth – you who keep your covenant of love with your servants who continue wholeheartedly in your way.  You have kept your promise to David my Father; with your mouth you have promised and with your hand you have… Continue reading O LORD, Hear!

Ask Him!

                “Ask the Lord for rain in the springtime; it is the Lord who makes the storm clouds.  He gives showers of rain to men, and plants of the field to everyone.”                                                                                                                                                                 Zechariah 10:1                 In this truly wonderful little verse in Zechariah a precious truth is opened up for us that we so… Continue reading Ask Him!

A Call To Secret Prayer

                In recent weeks we have been reminded that we live in an increasingly dangerous world.  There are all kinds of reasons for us to become nervous.  We have terrorism, riots, financial meltdowns, moral failures as well as the seemingly routine day to day bad news that inundates us.  We look ahead and think that… Continue reading A Call To Secret Prayer

Approaching The Throne Of Grace

                “Let us then approach the throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.”                                                                                                                                 Hebrews 4:16                 In recent months a conviction has been growing in my heart and soul.  This is that God is calling His Church to a… Continue reading Approaching The Throne Of Grace

Returning To A Call For Revival

                “And when He was come into the house, His disciples asked Him privately, “Why could we not cast him out?”  And He said to them, “This kind can come forth by nothing but by prayer and fasting.””                                                                                                                                                                                 Mark 9:28-29                 A number of years ago a friend gave me a copy of Martyn… Continue reading Returning To A Call For Revival

Pointing The Way Forward

                “With great power the apostles continued to testify to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus, and much grace was upon them all.”                                                                                                                                                                 Acts 4:33                 As Luke describes the New Testament Church for us he presents us with a series of significant events which move it forward in witness to the world interspersed… Continue reading Pointing The Way Forward

A Call To Prayer And Praise

“Lord, You have been our dwelling place throughout all generations.”                                                                                                                                                                 Psalm 90:1                 “For the Lord is good and His love endures forever; His faithfulness continues through all generations.”                                                                                                                                                                 Psalm 100:5                 In meditation on the 100th Psalm I came across an interesting set of thoughts contained in the notes in the NIV… Continue reading A Call To Prayer And Praise