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Prayerlessness

‘The worst sin is prayerlessness. Overt sin…or the glaring inconsistencies which often surprise us in Christian people are the effect of this, or its punishment…Not to want to pray, then, is the sin behind sin.’ PT Forsyth in Timothy Keller, Prayer, p.121.

Free Lecture on Biblical Counselling

I’ve been really helped in walking through life with people by courses in Biblical Counselling.  For a limited time, the first lecture of the first course is available for free – I would highly recommend it!  I remember being really impacted by the very first lecture. If biblical counselling is something you might be interested…

Jesus is Kanye’s King

Kanye West’s new album has caused a bit of a stir recently with many of us unsure whether to be sceptical or celebrate in response. Here’s a great article from Heirs Magazine reminding us of the need to pray whatever we think. Jesus is Kanye’s King

How To Change

‘True behaviour change is identity change. You might start a habit because of motivation, but the only reason you’ll stick with one is that it becomes part of your identity.’  James Clear, Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones, p.34.

‘He Giveth More Grace’ by Annie J. Flint

He giveth more grace when the burdens grow greater, He sendeth more strength when the labours increase; To added afflictions He addeth His mercy, To multiplied trials, His multiplied peace. When we have exhausted our store of endurance, When our strength has failed ere the day is half done, When we reach the end of our…