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How much do you need?

I will never forget a short children’s message I heard one Christmas, not when I was a child, but asking the question: How much do you need before you accept Christ?  All the wise men had was a star! When … Continue reading

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Bold and Shameless

I wanted to break a long silence on this blog, to start to bring some posts about prayer.  While God has been doing a lot of things with me lately, the main one is to challenge my prayer life.  I … Continue reading

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Time to Change

    This post is a reblog from one of the earliest posts on here – back in July 2011.   I had spent some time jotting down things that I wanted to do for the church over the next … Continue reading

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Ready to go

Why is it that for days, months, even years I might have shifted pieces of paper around, thinking ‘I need to keep hold of that’, and then suddenly I have the gumption and resolve to just chuck them?  I have … Continue reading

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The Revival We Need

I picked up again yesterday Oswald J. Smith’s urgent ‘The Revival We Need’ ‘, and was leafing through his diary entries in the final chapters which record the brewing, smouldering and flaming of a powerful revival season in which the … Continue reading

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Day 13 and a half – Making decisions

  I have to make choices on a regular basis, but if I’m not careful the energy of my choices just keep flowing over and I just ride with them, rather than taking an action to make things different.  If … Continue reading

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Back in Business!

You have to be in a certain frame of mind to climb a mountain.  It takes you to a very specific place.  And if you’re halfway up and decide that you don’t want to carry on, that is a massive … Continue reading

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Straight from my Journal

My journal keeps me focused.  For a couple of years now, I have gotten into the habit of re-reading a month or so’s entries at a time from my journal, and reminding myself what God has brought me through.  I … Continue reading

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Blaze of Revival part two

I have just read that ‘you can do great things when you have prayed, but you can’t do anything of eternal value until you’ve prayed’.  This fits in with the historical record of revivals, that they have ALWAYS been preceded … Continue reading

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How do we bring people to Christ?

Every now and again I read a really disturbing sentence in a book, such as for example in Redpath’s ‘Victorious Christian Living’ I came across a comment that if you have never sat down and led someone to the Lord, … Continue reading

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