• Jun2022

    As we celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee we look back on seven decades of royal service underpinned by a steadfast and personal Christian faith. The Queen’s faith has been, in many ways, particularly influenced by her grandfather, George V. His was a simple, Bible-based belief, which included reading a chapter of...

  • Mar2022

    The head of the Russian Evangelical Alliance has written a letter to Christians around the world lamenting the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Rev Vitaly Vlasenko, general secretary of the Russian Evangelical Alliance, said the military invasion was a “shock” to him. “I mourn what my country has done,” Rev Vlasenko...

  • The Bread of Life in Kiev

    March 15, 2022

    THE BREAD OF LIFE IN KIEV Day by day, women with small children are running trying to find a basement to hide themselves in from the bombing. Many people are crying out for help to come out of Kiev. There are those who haven’t had bread for four days. Elderly...

  • On Sunday, all over the world Russians and Ukrainians worshiped together in Russian Orthodox Churches, except of course in Russia itself, where Patriarch Kirill, the patriarch of the Russian Orthodox Church of Moscow and Russia, remains in step with Mr. Putin, in full approval of Putin’s war on Ukraine. From all around the world...

  • Feb2022

    Olympic organisers were forced to deploy “thousands” of staff to clear real snow off slopes that they had spent millions of pounds covering in man-made stuff in the first place. The Zhangjiakou and Yanqing mountain clusters where almost all skiing and snowboarding events are taking place (Big Air being the...

  • Jan2022

    Covenant Prayer 2022

    January 18, 2022

    I am no longer my own, but Yours. Put me to what You will, Rank me with whom You will; Put me to doing, put me to suffering; Let me be employed for You or laid aside for You, Exalted for You or brought low for You; Let me be...

  • Not long after lockdown began I sent this scripture to someone, Song of Solomon 2:10-13. But I kept feeling drawn back to it, so spent some time thinking and praying around it. ‘Come away with Me’ – time out, away from the normal rhythms. ‘The winter is past and the flowers...

  • Nov2020

    Since the November 2020 lockdown, 122 Church Leaders from England and Wales, of which Pastor Charles Fleming is one, have been pursuing a judicial review along with Christian Concern regarding the criminalising of churches gathering for worship and prayer. Please pray that permission is granted for the case to be expedited...

  • Jun2020

    Deborah was born and grew up in the Penzance area, she was part of Shekinah Christian Church until going to Bath University in 2009. Here she is interviewed by Matt Caddick regarding her own experiences of racism in the light of the murder of George Floyd by a police officer...

  • May2020

    I wrote a book not long ago entitled Is Your Heart Prepared for the Midnight Cry?(Charisma). I take the view that the next thing to happen on God’s calendar is not the Second Coming but rather the awakening of the church before the Second Coming. Matthew 25:6 says, “At midnight...

  •   I’ve been thinking about all the rainbows now on display. I love seeing them as the symbol of hope and appreciation that they have become. But I also wondered how many remember where this sign comes from; that it is a God-given promise to humanity. This image comes out...

  • Sadly my Dad passed away on 6th April after many years of being in a care home.  Whilst this did not come as too much of a shock, the timing and its consequences caused my 80 year old Mum more angst than perhaps under normal circumstances. My brother, Grant, has been doing a great job...

  • When I was on my daily walk I noticed that some of my garden plants had reseeded themselves. They were thriving, and I felt the Lord say that a harvest of seeds sown in the past were about to add to the Kingdom. Further on in the walk I saw...

  • Apr2020

    As I was reading the posts on the church’s Facebook page on 25th April, I was reminded of something I had written in my journal 9 days earlier: ‘The rhythm of life has completely changed. There is a whole new rhythm. Realign to the new rhythm’. On reading this, I...

  • The Lockdown coincided with my planned decision to work only four days a week from the beginning of April. I am still going to work. I manage supported housing provision for 40 teenagers and young adults living semi-independently in their own flats. This always provides plenty of inspiration for prayer...