God answers prayer during the Tottenham riots

God answers prayer during the Tottenham riots

It never ceases to amaze me that God wants to involve us in the process of redeeming this earth for His glory. If we pray, God in His great mercy hears our prayers and moves heaven and earth on our behalf. ‘Well I know that,’ I hear you say, but the question really...
It’s time to crack an egg

It’s time to crack an egg

I guess the challenge comes to most people at some point. Some people rise to the challenge, some people try the challenge and give up because it’s too much hard work, other people look at the challenge, maybe even think about taking the challenge but then fail...
The Purpose of London

The Purpose of London

For many years I’ve felt like I’ve been on a journey of learning how to pray for London. And what starts as something seemingly quite simple actually becomes quite complicated. For starters, how do you define London? Quite literally, where does it end? Depending on...
Second Chance

Second Chance

Second Chance: the new short film from My Hope with Billy Graham “Therefore since we have such a hope, we use great boldness of speech.” 2 Corinthians 3:12 (NKJV) Last year, My Hope with Billy Graham released The Cross, a 30-minute message to the UK from evangelist...
Crossing the Divide

Crossing the Divide

Due to the riots and gang violence between the various estates, Tottenham has gained an arguably unfair reputation. London City Mission works on three of the estates in Tottenham – Hale Village, Ferry Lane and Tiverton. A respect for Christ Andrew Kwapong is a London...
Feel the buzz

Feel the buzz

The Rugby World Cup rolled into London in September, bringing with it a sense of anticipation at what would unfold over the coming weeks – particularly in Brent where matches were being played at Wembley Stadium. A number of churches in the area got together to...
Who said we don’t do high church?

Who said we don’t do high church?

Early on the morning of Friday, 20th November 2015, as the sun rose over the Thames, more than 100 Christian leaders from across London made their way to The Shard to pray over the city. The event started with worship on the 68th floor of this iconic building, led by...
Saints in the City

Saints in the City

31 August, 2015 – eighteen years since the death of Princess Diana in 1997. When she died flowers were laid in London and across the nation. To commemorate the anniversary of her tragic death, and to honour the amazing work she did in caring for, and raising awareness...