Suffering & Our Expectations

Suffering and Our Expectations

Expectations color our reality in tangible ways every day. This is especially true in our relation-ships with others. What we expect someone to do or not do will have a big impact on the way that …

There Must Be More Than This

There Must Be More Than This

Growing up I always loved fairytales and Disney movies. I loved these classic stories of hope and redemption. Though at times these stories didn’t really seem to reflect the reality of my every day …

Be My Valentine?

Be my Valentine

Stereotypically Valentine’s Day is often loved by women and loathed by men! Comedian Jay Leno suggests “men like to call it Extortion Day!” The hopeless romantic enjoys the opportunity for romance and passion. Others find it a …

Anxiety: Cast it don’t carry it

Anxiety: cast it don’t carry it

What are you anxious about? This might help.

‘Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.’ (1 Peter 5:7).

What does it mean to cast your anxiety on God?

The word …

Let Light Shine 2017 Vision

2017: Vision

Just a couple of times a year, and New Year is an obvious one of those moments, we try and articulate something of the vision we feel God has given us as a church. It’s simple really. It’s

Men, Women and Marriage Q&A

The first five questions: on dating, singleness, fearless wives and advise for husbands.

In total on Sunday 15 questions were asked about marriage, singleness, husbands and wives. Thank you to everyone who took the risk and texted in a question. …

Hearing God

 

Hearing God

As a church we believe God’s voice is heard when God’s Word (the Bible) is taught.  It is one of our values: Bible Saturated.  Yet often it makes us bored, fidgety and unable to remember anything we …

This is the word that was preached to you.

Peter describes God’s word as ‘enduring’, ‘living’ and containing all that is needed for for us to be ‘born again’ (1 Peter 1:23-25).  ‘This is the word that was preached to you’ he says.  This Sunday I will be unpacking …