Coming up this Sunday 5th November 2017

This Sunday we continue our series on 2 Samuel. In the next talk, Simon will be speaking on the topic, “The King’s Darkest Day”, from 2 Samuel chapter 15 verse 13 to chapter 16 verse 23. During our service, we’ll have our weekly question and answer time, and Simon will be answering these questions: Did Adam and Eve have children in the … Read more…

Church news for the week beginning 29th October 2017

Today’s Bible Talk Today we continue our series looking at 2 Samuel as Jodie preaches from chapter 14 verse 1 to chapter 15 verse 12, with the title, “Conspiracy theory”. Men’s Dinner Tuesday night 7th November is our next Men’s Dinner. Our speaker is Les Stewart. 6.30pm at the Central Hotel Function Room. Bookings essential. Phone 0439 561 373 or email mensdinner@oakflatsanglican.com One week to … Read more…

2 Samuel: Kingdom Coming 
Talk 12 : Conspiracy Theory 2 Samuel chapter 14 to chapter 15 verse 12 • Jodie McNeill

2 Samuel: Kingdom Coming Talk 12 : Conspiracy Theory 2 Samuel chapter 14 to chapter 15 verse 12 • Jodie McNeill WHO KILLED JFK? Conspiracy theories sometimes seem ___________________ 1. THE CONSPIRACY OF DAVID (chapters 11 and 12) David’s sin had ___________________________ Our sin has _______________________ 2. THE CONSPIRACY OF JOAB (chapter 14) Joab knows … Read more…

Is the Bible telling the truth?

I’ve been reading a number of detective books recently. So when someone handed me a book about Jesus written by a detective I was curious. The book is called ‘Cold Case Christianity‘ by J. Wallace. He’s a seasoned homicide detective and he applies what he has learnt to the witness accounts of Jesus, especially from … Read more…

Coming up this Sunday 29th October 2017

This Sunday we continue our series on 2 Samuel. In the next talk, Jodie will be speaking from 2 Samuel chapter 14 verses 1 to chapter 15 verse 12 on the topic ‘Conspiracy Theory’. We will also take time in our service to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the day the church marks 500 years since Martin Luther … Read more…

A new era for our midweek ministries

Well, believe it or not, it’s now five years since I joined our church. A lot has happened in this time, and we have so much to thank God for. The first three years saw steady growth in numbers, and we raised enough money to afford a full-time assistant minister. But two years ago this … Read more…

Church news for the week beginning 22nd October 2017

Today’s Bible Talk Today we continue our series looking at 2 Samuel as Simon preaches from chapter 13 verses 1 to 39 with the title, “Sin and vengeance in the Kingdom”. Parish Council Our Parish Council meets this Tuesday, 24th October at 7.30 pm at the church. Please remember them in your prayers. Prime Time Outing Join us this Friday 27th October for Prime Time. A … Read more…

2 Samuel: Kingdom Coming 
Talk 11 : Sin and Vengeance in the Kingdom 2 Samuel chapter 13 • Simon Chaplin

2 Samuel: Kingdom Coming Talk 11 : Sin and Vengeance in the Kingdom 2 Samuel chapter 13 • Simon Chaplin   Introduction Son’s of David PART 1: FAILURE OF LUST (v1-21) The plot and the characters Amnon – Tamar – Jonadab – King David – The tragic climax Effects of Amnon’s  sin Sin is _____________ … Read more…

Is #loveislove enough?

As the closing date for the marriage postal survey approaches, it’s worth reflecting on some of the slogans we’ve heard throughout the campaign. One well-known ‘hashtag’ is #loveislove. It’s a catchy phrase, but what does it really mean? Maybe it’s saying that if a person feels love, then that love is enough to allow them … Read more…

Coming up this Sunday 22nd October 2017

This Sunday we continue our series on 2 Samuel. In the next talk, Simon will be speaking from 2 Samuel chapter 13 verses 1 to 39 on the topic ‘Sin and vengeance in the Kingdom’. We will also be hearing a ministry update from Jodie, our Senior Minister, as we start to look forward and plan for 2018. During our service, … Read more…