On the first Sunday of the year Andrew spoke about ambition and contrasted selfish ambition with Godly ambition. He reminded us of the three times that Paul mentions his ambitions in his letters: to share the Gospel with those who haven’t heard it; to live to please Jesus; to live a life that points others towards God. Andrew starts by reading from Philippians…
On 29th December Gill led a reflective service for the end of the year. She spoke about Mary and Joseph, their humility and vulnerability, and what we can learn. These are the carvings which Gill refers to:
At our carol service Andrew spoke about the humility and meekness we need to really understand what God has done for us through the birth of Jesus.
Reading from John chapter 1, Andrew spoke about how we also can see His glory.
On the second Sunday in Advent Andrew spoke about how Jesus’ birth fulfilled God’s promises which are recorded for us in the Old Testament.
On the first Sunday in Advent Chris Justice spoke about how we should relate to the Holy Spirit with particular reference to the Holy Spirit’s role in the events of the first Christmas and his ongoing role in creating new life.
On 24th November, Andrew continued our series on the Holy Spirit, speaking about how true worship in the Spirit makes us more holy.
On 17th November Chris Justice spoke from Haggai and Zechariah with a word of encouragement, of command and a warning.
On Sunday 3rd November Chris Justice continued to talk about prayer, this time talking specifically about how the Holy Spirit helps us pray. During the talk Chris refers to this song “Touch the sky” by Hillsong UNITED.
On 27th October Chris Justice spoke about how spending time with Jesus is the most important thing. Chris spoke in the context of prayer, and he explained what the Lord’s prayer teaches us about praying. Chris starts by reading from Luke chapter 10, verse 38 onwards.