Shining some light on Halloween

Confused about tricking or treating? There's one way to overcome darkness, and that is with light...

The legacy of Nelson Mandela

Just last week I posted about the celebrations that happened in our little All Saints Road in London in 1994 when Nelson Mandela was elected as the first black president of the land in which I was raised. Tonight we heard that this great statesman has died. 95 years old, of which he spent 27 …

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How we can help the Philippines

We have already launched a fundraising campaign via Facebook earlier this week, and so far the response has already been very encouraging. We will be sending off the first £2,000 to our Every Nation relief effort in the Philippines tomorrow. Here's a part of pastor Steve Murrell's (president of Every Nation) latest update via his blog: …

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My Father’s Day Prayer

Father's Day... what a privilege to be a father, but what a responsibility - this card made by a kid at one of our clubs this week says it all... Children honour your fathers... but fathers, let's be there for our children to honour... My Fathers Day Prayer: Heavenly Father, help me and teach me …

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100 days to go to the London Olympics!

Today its 100 days to go to the start of the London 2012 Olympics!  The consensus is that despite the credit crunch London has prepared well for the Games in terms of budget and timing. Ultimately however, success at the Games will be measured by medals. A good reminder for all of us that although …

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Redefining marriage? I say no.

The question is very simple: Should the definition of "marriage" be changed? Currently in the UK, marriage is defined as "as a life-long exclusive commitment between a man and a woman”.   But without any form of mandate (no political party had this in their manifesto), the UK Conservative Party seems to have gotten possessed by …

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Buy “27 Million” for 99p & make a difference…

Human slavery / trafficking I haven't blogged much on this subject, but its a huge burden and concern to me and many I am close to... here's a small way to get involved in being a part of the solution to this hideous crime in our generation: The single "27 Million" released this week by …

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