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Humble Heart Released with Homegrown Worship

Humble Heart single cover art

Yesterday my song ‘Humble Heart’ was released by Homegrown Worship. I’m really excited about what this means not just for me and my songwriting journey, bout also for grassroots worship song writers! Homegrown Worship Homegrown worship is brand new community that exists to unearth and share brand new worship songs every week. The heartbeat of […]

‘Desperate we are for You’ Devotional – Day 1

DWAFY day 1

Wake Up! Psalm 51 Awake, my soul! Awake, harp and lyre! I will awaken the dawn.Psalm 57:8 (NIV) Don’t you love the smell of brewing coffee in the morning? I know I do. How about the smell of hot bacon sizzling in the pan? Even as I write this my mouth is beginning to water […]

‘Desperate we are for You’ Devotional – Day 2

DWAFY day 2

Desperate Hunger Psalm 42 As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, my God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When can I go and meet with God?Psalm 42:1-2 (NIV) Have you ever been hungry before? I mean really hungry? I’m talking about that kind of […]

‘Desperate we are for You’ Devotional – Day 3

DWAFY day 3

Untamed Majesty Isaiah 2 Go into the rocks, hide in the ground from the fearful presence of the Lord and the splendour of his majesty!Isaiah 2: 10 (NIV) A few years ago my wife and I went to South Africa on holiday. Nearby where we were staying was a cheetah sanctuary. One of the highlights […]

‘Desperate we are for You’ Devotional – Day 4

DWAFY day 4

Approach Boldly Hebrews 4:14-16 Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.Hebrews 4:16 (NIV) ‘Matt, can I have a word with you in my office please?’ – There are some mornings that start like this for […]

‘Desperate we are for You’ Devotional – Day 5

DWAFY day 5

Take Action! I hope that this devotional has started to grow an increasing desire and hunger for more of God’s presence in your life. Rather than just reading about it I thought it would be a good idea to do something practical, to take some action! Fasting is an ancient spiritual discipline that basically strips […]

Keeping My Love On!


A while ago I blogged about how I can sometimes find certain people difficult to deal with (See Difficult People) and what a Christian response to the situation might be. Since then things haven’t been too bad. However, this weekend things got heated once again. I’m not taking to the internet to debate who was […]

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