God and Political Change

In the last few days I have found myself pondering this verse in the book of Proverbs: ‘When there is moral rot within a nation, its government topples easily. But wise and knowledgeable leaders bring stability’ (Proverbs 28:2 nlt). It seemed particularly striking in the context of the political turmoil currently engulfing Britain and [...]

2019-04-26T08:20:04+01:00April 26th, 2019|Categories: J.John Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

On Praying in ‘Interesting Times’

One of the most repeated scenarios in cinema is one where the hero makes a daring but calculated jump from some high vantage point onto a speeding vehicle as it races past far below. It’s an image that comes to mind when, in the first week of 2019, I’m asked to write an article [...]

2019-02-08T16:41:48+01:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: J.John Blog|Tags: , , |