Office Prayers for May

- posted by Ian Thompson

Our website records indicate that on average about one hundred people are using our office prayers each week.  We planned in January to do this only for three months with hopes that you will learn the pattern of               Respect Read More

Born from Above

- posted by Ian Thompson

Can you know Jesus without encountering John the Baptizer?

Poet John Shea would say an emphatic, “No.” Listen to a few stanzas of his poem, “The Man Who Was a Lamp,”

Jesus came out of John

as surely as he came out of Mary.

John was the desert soil

in which the flower of Jesus grew.

John was the voice in the wilderness


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Urban Sanctuary House

- posted by Ian Thompson

Hello! It is good that you have stumbled across the Urban Sanctuary front page. Let me invite you into the rest of the Sanctuary as there is far more here than our front door.

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Christmas Hangover

- posted by Ian Thompson

A Christmas Wish

- posted by Len Thompson

Beyond Shopping List Prayers

- posted by Ian Thompson

Indigence

- posted by Ian Thompson

Blessed are the poor in spirit for theirs is the kingdom of heaven – Matt 6:3

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Welcome to the new Urban Sanctuary website!

- posted by Ian Thompson

Welcome to our new website. We hope that you will like the new look and the updated information. There are a few things under construction still but we thought you would like to browse the many pages that are already finished. The Office Prayers are being updated each week so you can download those on the day that you need them. One new feature that will be kicking off at the beginning of December is our new blog. There will be a substantive blog each week from a number of contributors and we would love for you to enter the conversation. Please feel free to take a look around and contact us if you have any questions.  Read More