Category: Wisdom in Lockdown

John Ford

Wisdom in Lockdown (Proverbs 20): What is happening under the bonnet?

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

John Ford

Wisdom in Lockdown (Proverbs 19): Seek the counsel of others

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

Guest Author

Wisdom in Lockdown (Proverbs 18): Too many words?

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

John Ford

Wisdom in Lockdown (Proverbs 17): You say it best when you say nothing at all

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

John Ford

Wisdom in Lockdown (Proverbs 16): The destructive power of anger and learning to tame it

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

Guest Author

Wisdom in Lockdown: Adjusting to a ‘new normal’ by Rachel Woodcraft

I have been adjusting to a ‘new normal’ for a number of months before the outbreak of COVID-19. Since being diagnosed with ME/CFS 2 years ago, I have been on my own gradual journey towards ‘lockdown’ and ‘self-isolation’. ME/CFS has meant just like the government advice around COVID, I have had to significantly reduce my… Read More

Guest Author

Wisdom in Lockdown (Proverbs 15): Bay trees, raspberry bushes and a tree of life

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

Philip Ellwood

Wisdom in Lockdown (Proverbs 14): A prayer to defeat envy and cultivate tranquility

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

John Ford

A Covid-19 Spiritual Health Check

This video by Rico Tice is very thought provoking for everyone (whether Christians or those of other faiths or none).

Philip Ellwood

Wisdom in Lockdown (Proverbs 13): Do you welcome honest feedback?

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

Philip Ellwood

Wisdom in Lockdown (Proverbs 12): Solomon, Noel Gallagher and overcoming anxiety.

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download. For… Read More

Philip Ellwood

Wisdom in Lockdown (Proverbs 11): The upside down Kingdom

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

Guest Author

Wisdom in Lockdown (part 10) The power of words: Proverbs 10

By David Rowsell In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here… Read More

Philip Ellwood

Wisdom in Lockdown – part 9 A toolkit for making great decisions: Proverbs 9

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

Guest Author

Wisdom in Lockdown – Reflections from Rachel Donnet

How do we live in a world where everyone has become a threat to us?  Covid-19 has made this a question that we may now be asking ourselves. Everyone around us is potentially carrying an infectious deadly disease, including ourselves. This can leave us feeling fearful of others and them fearful of us. Covid19 is… Read More

Philip Ellwood

Wisdom in Lockdown – part 8 Wisdom really is a person: Proverbs 8

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

Philip Ellwood

Wisdom in Lockdown – part 7 Wrong place, wrong time: Proverbs 7

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

Philip Ellwood

Wisdom in Lockdown – part 6 The sloth and the ant: Proverbs 6

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

Philip Ellwood

Wisdom in Lockdown – part 5 Sex: Proverbs 5

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

Philip Ellwood

Wisdom in Lockdown – part 3 Only Fools and Horses: Proverbs 3

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

John Ford

UK Blessing – A song for this time.

On Sunday Philip preached on a call to unity from Philippians 1:27 – 2:2 on the importance of being united in the gospel, united relationally and enduring. At this time, churches from many different traditions are uniting together to stand for the gospel and declare the hope of the gospel. This is highlighted in the… Read More

Philip Ellwood

Wisdom in Lockdown – part 2 Treasure Island: Proverbs 2

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.

Philip Ellwood

Wisdom in Lockdown – part 1 The Town Crier: Proverbs 1

In unique times of pressure, isolation and uncertainty what we most need is wisdom and guidance that has stood the test of time. These 5 minute reflections from each chapter of the book of Proverbs seek to encourage and guide us to live well now and in the future.  Listen below or right click here to download.