Qualified well wishes aren’t well wishes and, in this case, aren’t human

There are times when most of us realise that the small things really don’t matter all that much. We seem to be in such times.

Why I won’t necessarily ‘keep you in my prayers’

I was recently away on mission to a place I generally return to every year. It means, as I’m out and about doing the gospel

There isn’t a straight line between prayer and sermon efficacy

I have been troubled for some time now about the noises frequently made around the relationship of prayer and sermon efficacy. It has become common

Making sure the prayer happens at the prayer meeting

Yesterday evening we had our monthly plenary prayer meeting. We try to make prayer a central part of the life of the church. We already

I didn’t go to the church prayer meeting and it was absolutely the right decision

For the first time since becoming the pastor at Oldham Bethel Church, I did not go to our church prayer meeting. I wasn’t on holiday,

Spurgeon on participation in the church

Do all of you who are members of this church, know whether the Sunday-school is getting on well, or not? Now, speak the truth; do

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