What’s Happening

Our Influence

Whether we realise it or not, we all have influence on others. Even the most 'insignificant' person will influence their family and friends in ways they may not always recognise. When we stop and consider who we are, we will all realise the influence of others on our...

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Learning From Children

J-P spoke tonight from Matt 18:1-6, focussing our attention on what we can learn from children. During lockdown, many of us have spent longer periods of time with our children than previously, and whilst this has often given us problems to solve - juggling working...

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Jesus Christ Is Lord

Dave spoke this morning from Phil 2:5-11, asking us 'what is the most important statement the church makes?' From this passage, the answer would be 'Jesus Christ is Lord.' Over the years, there have been many disputes and arguments in church circles on matters of...

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Talking Point

Joy, Despite… (2)

Many people at this time are looking for an exit strategy out of lockdown, but perhaps more important for Christians is to learn God's entrance strategy into joy, a joy which is not dependent on happy circumstances or sunny personalities. The joy God gives us is not...

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Get Wet For God!

My granddaughter has recently discovered the joys of a warm summer and public fountains... At the same time, however, she was initially nervous of these fountains because they were pre-programmed to disperse water at different speeds and heights and she was wary. She...

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Transgender Issues

Garry continued his 'Talking Point' series tonight, looking at transgender issues. Gender is generally understood as 'the state of being male or female', and transgender is defined as 'denoting or relating to a person whose sense of personal identity and gender does...

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How We Got Here

Months later…

Do you ever reach the end of a book where all the strands are neatly tied together and wonder 'what happens next?' to the characters?I love books which feature the same characters, as essentially I get engrossed with them and want to know how things work out for them,...

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New blog!

This blog will soon be running out of things to say, since it was created specifically to chart the progress of the church as it renovated St Mark's. Once I've got all the details down about the Open Day, I won't be posting here any more.But do not despair! The church...

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A House of Prayer

One of our prayers is that the new building will indeed become a house of prayer. At the Open Day, we listed the many answers to prayer we have seen over the journey to acquire St Mark's and renovate the building, and we look forward to recording many more answers.A...

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