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  • “Gethsemane – Keep Watch with Jesus”: Guest blog post by Dr Steve Kinnard
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    Quiet Time Coaching: Episode 53. I’m very privileged to bring you a post on prayer by my friend Dr Steve Kinnard. We’ve known each other a few decades now, and I have benefitted significantly from his lessons, conversations and reading his books. This blog post originally appeared on […]

  • “How to look in the right place”
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    Quiet Time Coaching Episode 52. Purchasing some binoculars has changed the way I ‘look’ at things. Spiritual parallels abound. I share some thoughts on the significance of using scripture to help our spiritual sight to be located in the best place to help our prayers. “Glory in […]

  • Guest blog post by Rolan Monje: “Prayers in the Bible”
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    Quiet Time Coaching: Episode 51. I’m very happy to bring you a guest blog post by my friend, Rolan Monje. He has the role of a Teacher in our sister congregation in Manila. Take your time to read it carefully and use it in the way it’s intended – not just for interest, but to […]

  • “How to pray for people”
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    Quiet Time Coaching: Episode 50. “With this in mind, we constantly pray for you, that our God may make you worthy of his calling, and that by his power he may bring to fruition your every desire for goodness and your every deed prompted by faith.” (2 Thessalonians 1:11 NIV11) 1. A […]

  • “A 3-minute prayer meditation on Psalm 42”
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    Quiet Time Coaching: Episode 48. “As a deer longs for flowing streams, so my soul longs for you, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and behold the face of God?” (Psalms 42:1–2 NRSV) Something different this week. I offer a three-minute prayer […]

  • “Is presence natural, or can it be learned?”
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    The Sunday Sample: Episode 44. We’re mistaken if we think we can lead a group without paying attention to presence Some have it more naturally Others can learn it Look at the group – take risks – look up.  Smile Stand tall Move slowly Remember your goal is to be what they […]

  • “What to do when you are stuck with God”
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    Quiet Time Coaching: Episode 47. In last week’s episode (number 46) we looked at more reasons why we need a specific place for study. Please let me know how you’ve been getting on with your own study.   This week, let’s talk about what to do when you are stuck in your […]

  • “More reflections on why we need a specific place for study”
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    Quiet Time Coaching: Episode 46. In last week’s episode (number 45) we looked at why we need a specific place for study. “Thank you” to Johann who found the episode helpful and posted his response on the YouTube channel.   This week, rather than start a new topic I’d […]

  • “Why you need a specific place for study”
    by malcolmcox

    Quiet Time Coaching: Episode 45. Where do you go to engage in the spiritual discipline of study? I’ve been thinking about this recently because of a podcast I listened to the other day. I like the Renovare podcasts, and enjoyed the recent one entitled, “Spiritual director and author Fil […]

  • “What happens when you grab for the wrong support”
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    Quiet Time Coaching: Episode 44. My morning prayer walk was messier than expected. It was all caused by a casual grab at the wrong support.     One of my favourite prayer walks takes me to the edge of a canal. There is no bridge at this point, but you can cross by walking along the top of […]