The Apprentice

Post by: Colin So, Lord Sugar’s search for his elusive apprentice continues as season 8 of The Apprentice kicked off this last week (hooray!). There is something strangely engrossing in watching a group of ‘wannabe’ apprentices clawing at each other whilst they...

40 days – Day 40

 ‘Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.’ So after they had fasted and prayed, they placed their hands on them and sent them off.’ Acts 13:3   The church at Antioch is a model for us. It was wonderfully...

40 days – Day 39

 ‘… because Herod did not give praise to God, an angel of the Lord struck him down and …he died. But the word of God continued to increase and spread.’  Acts 12:23b – 24.   Kings and princes, prime ministers and presidents do not...

40 days – Day 38

 ‘When this had dawned on him, he went to the house of Mary the mother of John… where many people had gathered and were praying.’ Acts 12:12   Peter knew exactly where to go when in danger – a home open for prayer. Do we go to the church...

40 days – Day 37

  ‘… Peter was kept in prison, but the church was earnestly praying to God for him.’ Acts 12:5 The church prayed earnestly for Peter – this combines the idea of perseverance (praying without letting up) and intensity (praying urgently with fervour)....
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