Church news for the week beginning 1st November 2020

Prayer leaders meeting For those who have been rostered for Prayer Leading during our services, we will be holding two training meetings next Sunday, 8th November.The first at 11.30am, with a second meeting at 2.45pm. Both meetings will be held at the church. New rosters Rosters until 17th January 2020 have been completed and have been emailed … Read more…

1 Thessalonians 7. Live as children of the day

1 THESSALONIANS7. Live as children of the day1 Thessalonians 5:1-11 Sam Pursell • 1st November 2020 The approaching day of the Lord (1-3) You are children of the day (4-5) Live in light of the day (6-11) Download a copy of this as a PDF from here: 1 Thessalonians 7. Live as children of the day … Read more…

November 2020 news sheet

Sunday 29th November 2020 Sunday 22nd November 2020 Sunday 15th November 2020 Sunday 8th November 2020 Sunday 1st November 2020 

What are you afraid of?

I find it interesting that in our modern western society where so many want to push away notions of the spiritual, Halloween still gets a run. Is it our ongoing rejection of institutions and traditions which make people crave letting some back in? Is it an excuse to put up some decorations, wander around the … Read more…

Church news for the week beginning 25th October 2020

Men’s Dinner We will be hosting a Men’s Dinner here at the church on Tuesday 10th November, with doors opening at 6.30pm and dinner served at 7pm. Ben Pfahlert, Director of MTS will be our guest speaker. Registration is essential – click here to register. Sunday services A reminder that: Numbers are limited to 60 … Read more…

1 Thessalonians 6. Encouraged by the hope of Christ’s return

1 THESSALONIANS6. Encouraged by the hope of Christ’s return1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 Sam Pursell • 25th October 2020 Grieve with hope (13-15) Eagerly await the return of the Lord (16-17) Encourage one another with these words (18) Download a copy of this as a PDF from here: 1 Thessalonians 6. Encouraged by the hope of Christ’s return … Read more…

What are you afraid of?

2019 was so ordinary. It had ups and downs, but mostly we got on with life. As Christmas was celebrated, we remembered the coming of the Messiah looking forward to another year. There seemed nothing to seriously be afraid of. However, from November things changed in China and 2020 was set to be a year … Read more…

Church news for the week beginning 18th October 2020

Men’s Dinner We will be hosting a Men’s Dinner here at the church on Tuesday 10th November, with doors opening at 6.30pm and dinner served at 7pm. Ben Pfahlert, Director of MTS will be our guest speaker. Registration is essential – click here to register. Prayer roster We invite those who are interested in joining the … Read more…

1 Thessalonians 5. Living to please God

1 THESSALONIANS5. Living to please God1 Thessalonians 4:1-12 Sam Pursell • 18th October 2020 Abound in pleasing God (1-2) Be sanctified (3-8) Abound in love for one other (9-12) Download a copy of this as a PDF from here: 1 Thessalonians 5. Living to please God – 1 Thessalonians 4:1-12 – Sam Pursell – 18th October … Read more…

Living by hope

In Colossians 1:3-5 we see Paul outlining how faith, hope and love interrelate in the Christian life: “We give thanks … since we heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and the love which you have for all the saints; because of the hope laid up for you in heaven” Did you notice that future … Read more…