Church News for the week beginning 27th March 2016

Job Bible talk series continues Today we continue our series on the Old Testament book of Job as Jodie preaches from Chapters 20 and 21 with the title, “Mythbusting Wickedness”. Our newest Parish Councillors Join us in giving thanks to God for the willingness of Ruth Eton and Judith Harrington to serve as the Senior Minister’s nominees on Parish Council. Weekendaway is … Read more…

Why is Good Friday ‘good?’

In a recent Scripture class, a student asked one of our teachers why Good Friday was called ‘good?’ When we reflect on the tragedy of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, it is a natural question for anyone to ask. The standard answer is to say that the day is called ‘good’ because the death of Jesus … Read more…

Church News for the week beginning 20th March 2016

Job Bible talk series continues Today we continue our series on the Old Testament book of Job as Jodie preaches from Chapters 18 and 19 with the title, “Mythbusting Hell”. Two weeks to the Weekendaway! Grab a registration form for full details of our coming Weekendaway with Bill Salier at Waterslea. Absolutely not to be missed! 1st to 3rd April for all ages. Please … Read more…

Coming up this Sunday 20th March 2016

The idea of Hell is something that is confronting and, at times, awkward. Yet the Bible speaks regularly of Hell, and it’s an issue we need to consider carefully. That’s why we’d love you to join us this Sunday as we continue our series “Mythbusting Reality” as Jodie speaks on the topic ‘Mythbusting Hell’ from Job chapters 18 and … Read more…

Church News for the week beginning 13th March 2016

Job Bible talk series continues Today we continue our series on the Old Testament book of Job as Jodie preaches from Chapters 15 to 17 with the title, “Mythbusting Grace”. Annual General Meeting We give thanks to God for our new office holders in 2016. Our Wardens are Geoff Kyngdon, Troy Milliken and Harley Mills. Our Parish Counsellors are Peter Taylor, Jonathan Willett, John Wilson, … Read more…

The up-side of conflict

I first learned about the ministry of PeaceWise through my friend Wendy, who came alongside me during a particularly painful time of conflict. Through PeaceWise, I learned strategies in conflict that enable me now to apply the gospel to myself, and live it out in relationships. We can easily see conflict and battles as leading to defeat, but … Read more…

Coming up this Sunday 13th March 2016

Grace is Amazing… but do we take it too much for granted? This Sunday we continue our series “Mythbusting Reality” as Jodie speaks on the topic ‘Mythbusting Grace’ from Job chapter 15 through to chapter 17. We’re also going to get the special opportunity during the services to meet a member of our church, as we get to know our special community … Read more…

Church News for the week beginning 6th March 2016

Job Bible talk series continues Today we continue our series on the Old Testament book of Job as Jodie preaches from Chapters 11 to 14 with the title, “Mythbusting Sin”. AGM 8th March Our Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday 8th March at 7.30pm at the church. An important night to review the past and plan the future, as … Read more…

Looking back, looking forward

One of the great benefits of our churches having an Annual General Meeting (AGM) is the opportunity for us to join together to look back over the past year and to look forward to the year to come. As we do this, we see many examples of God’s goodness and kindness in sustaining us through … Read more…