A Prayer for the Artists

VICAR Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine, I trust that I find You well and healthy. As I look outside it seems more November than May. I hope that You are enjoying life and that any troubles can be put aside this Sunday. This week I would like to give thanks for the artists. I read something beautiful this week written by an artist that … Continue reading A Prayer for the Artists

A Prayer for Freedom

VICAR Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine, I trust that my weekly message and prayer find You well. I hope that You are enjoying this bank holiday weekend so far. I enjoyed hearing the comments yesterday from the students who attended the ‘trial night club’ in Liverpool. There was one student who declared the experiment ‘the greatest day of her life’. Her words reminding us … Continue reading A Prayer for Freedom

A Prayer for Women

Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine, I trust that You and Your loved ones are well. Today is Mothering Sunday – a day when We honour mothers and mother churches, celebrated on the fourth Sunday in Lent since the Middle Ages. On Mothering Sunday, Christians have historically visited their mother church—the church in which they received the sacrament of baptism. So for this week’s prayer I’d like to focus on women – on the … Continue reading A Prayer for Women

A Prayer for Prosperity

VICAR Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine, I trust that You are well. I know how hard these months have been for many of You and now hope for an end to lockdown and vaccine success. There is nothing wrong with praying for national prosperity. For example, a wealthy Britain affords her citizens vaccines and hospitals. What can be wrong with that? Proverbs 23:5 says: “Cast … Continue reading A Prayer for Prosperity