How To Pray

How To Pray

In looking at Spiritual Habits, the whole subject of how to pray is one of the most fundamental things to cover. I often find it challenging when I think through how to order my prayer life. There are so many things I should be praying for, and it can be difficult to...
Worshipping God

Worshipping God

Last night we had Luke Hamlyn (www.lukehamlyn.co.uk) lead us in thinking about what worshipping God is all about. We had a discussion that circled around three questions: What is worship? Why do we worship? What is the importance of sung worship?   Concepts or...
Lectio Divina

Lectio Divina

Lectio Divina is an ancient practice of reading the Bible in a mood of meditation and prayer, to hear what God might be saying to us through a particular passage. The four stages usually associated with Lectio Divina are: Reading: Slowly reading through a particular...
Solitude And Silence

Solitude And Silence

Last night we explored the spiritual habit of solitude and silence. It’s not a discipline that’s especially popular in twenty-first century London. We live busy lives, constantly filled with background noise and endless interruptions. And even when we do find...
Homelessness – How Can We Help?

Homelessness – How Can We Help?

By Tolani Alabi “That is so unfortunate.” “How did they get themselves in that situation?” “I’m lucky this can never happen to me.” I’m sure this is something you’ve thought or heard someone say about the homeless. The question is why a lot of us think like this yet...