Cracking Christmas

The heart of the matter
(Readings: Isaiah 9:1-7, Luke 1:26-38, Matthew 1:18-25)
Revd Simon Harris 24 Dec 2006
The beginning of the end
(Reading: Matthew 2:13-23)
Revd Simon Harris 17 Dec 2006
The sign of the manger
(Reading: Matthew 1:18-25)
Revd Simon Harris 10 Dec 2006
Cracking Christmas - 1
(Reading: Luke 2:1-20)
Revd Simon Harris 03 Dec 2006

Other

Getting ready for the Lord's coming Getting ready for the Lord's coming
(Reading: 2 Thessalonians 2:1-17)
Revd Chris Hill 26 Nov 2006
Being like Jesus Connecting with people
(Reading: Luke 5:1-11)
Revd Simon Harris 19 Nov 2006

Joshua - into God's Promise

Joshua - into God's promise Joshua - used by God
(Readings: Numbers 27:12-23, Joshua 24:28-29)
Revd Simon Harris 19 Nov 2006

Other

"An issue of identity" What is "Church"
(Reading: Isaiah 44:1-8)
Revd Dr Oti Bunaciu 12 Nov 2006

Joshua - into God's Promise

Joshua - into God's promise "Hidden Stuff"
(Reading: Hebrews 12:1-11)
Revd Simon Harris 05 Nov 2006

Other

It Rains It Rains. Note that 'Rain' DVD can be obtained from www.nooma.com
(Readings: Joshua 7:1-26, Psalm 34:1-22)
Rev Claire Earl 29 Oct 2006
"Cast your nets again" "Cast your nets again"
(Reading: John 21:1-6)
"Arovi" from BMS 22 Oct 2006

Joshua - into God's Promise

Joshua - into God's promise Saved!
(Reading: Joshua 9:1-27)
Revd Simon Harris 15 Oct 2006
Joshua - into God's promise (5) Bringing down strongholds
(Reading: Joshua 6:1-27)
Revd Simon Harris 08 Oct 2006

Other

God's people at worship God's people at worship
(Readings: Psalm 96:1-13, John 4:21-26, Colossians 3:12-17)
Revd David Harper 24 Sep 2006
Who do you say I am? Who do you say I am?
(Reading: Matthew 16:13-28)
Revd Sheila Martin 24 Sep 2006
Are you ready for heaven? Are you ready for heaven?
(Reading: Colossians 3:1-17)
Revd Neville Platten 17 Sep 2006

Joshua - into God's Promise

Joshua - into God's Promise [3] Trouble ahead
(Reading: Joshua 3:1-17)
Revd Simon Harris 17 Sep 2006

Other

When the going gets tough ... When the going gets tough, the tough get going!
(Readings: Habakkuk 3:1-6, Habakkuk 3:16-19)
Revd Claire Earl 10 Sep 2006

Joshua - into God's Promise

Joshua - into God's Promise [2] A new woman
(Reading: Joshua 2:1-24)
Revd Simon Harris 10 Sep 2006
Joshua - into God's Promise [1] The People of God - entering the Promise
(Readings: Joshua 1:1-11, Joshua 1:16-18)
Revd Simon Harris 03 Sep 2006

Other

Getting ready for the Lord's coming Get ready
(Reading: Matthew 25:1-13)
Revd Chris Hill 27 Aug 2006
Can one person make a difference? Can one person make a difference?
(Reading: Matthew 5:1-16)
Mary Lal 20 Aug 2006
The Bible The Bible
(Readings: Judges 2:10-16, 2 Chronicles 5:11-14, Lamentations 2:1-3)
Nigel Head 13 Aug 2006
God's Free Gift God's Free Gift
(Reading: Luke 15:11-24)
Rev. Simon Harris 06 Aug 2006
A Model Church A Model Church
(Readings: Nehemiah 2:17-20, Nehemiah 3:1-5)
Rev. Simon Harris 30 Jul 2006
Be Prepared Be Prepared
(Readings: Hebrews 11:29-40, Hebrews 12:1-13)
Revd Chris Hill 23 Jul 2006
Temptation Temptation
(Reading: 1 Corinthians 10:1-13)
Revd David West 23 Jul 2006
Making Jesus Number 1 in our lives Being a good soldier for Jesus
Being an athlete for Jesus
Being a farmer for Jesus
(Reading: 2 Timothy 2:1-7)
Revd Claire Earl 16 Jul 2006
Our Daily Choice Freedom in Christ series
Our Daily Choice
(Reading: Romans 8:1-12)
Revd Simon Harris 09 Jul 2006

The Truth About...

The Truth about the Second Coming of Jesus A promise yet to be fulfilled.
A provision already made.
A purpose to be fulfilled
(Reading: Acts 1:1-11)
Revd Simon Harris 09 Jul 2006

Other

"Search me, O God, and know my heart" "Search me, O God, and know my heart"
(Reading: Psalm 139:23-24)
Revd Simon Harris 02 Jul 2006

The Truth About...

The Truth about Hell The Truth about Hell - What does the Bible say?
(Reading: Luke 16:19-31)
Revd Simon Harris 02 Jul 2006
The Truth about Life The Truth about Life
Where can we find this GREAT Life?
(Reading: John 10:1-10)
Revd Simon Harris 25 Jun 2006

Other

The Constant Gardener The Constant Gardener
(Reading: John 15:1-8)
Linda Pepper 18 Jun 2006

The Truth About...

The Truth about Heaven The Truth about Heaven
(Reading: Revelation 21:1-14)
Revd Simon Harris 11 Jun 2006
The Truth about Jesus The Truth about Jesus
(Reading: Matthew 16:13-20)
Revd Simon Harris 04 Jun 2006

Other

Cursed Fig Tree Cursed Fig Tree
Cleansed Temple
Power in Prayer
(Reading: Mark 11:12-25)
Revd Bryan Brown 28 May 2006
The preciousness of blood The preciousness of blood
(Reading: Isaiah 55:1-1-13)
Revd Bryan Brown 28 May 2006
Songs of Praise Songs of Praise
(Readings: Habakkuk 3:1-6, Habakkuk 3:16-19)
Revd Claire Earl 21 May 2006

The Truth About...

The Truth about the Church A past - and a future!
(Reading: Ephesians 3:14-21)
Revd Simon Harris 21 May 2006

Other

Love changes everything What changes things?
(Reading: John 2:1-11)
Revd John Casselton 14 May 2006

The Truth About...

The Truth about Salvation Who is saved? What does that mean?
(Reading: Ephesians 2:1-22)
Revd Simon Harris 07 May 2006
The Truth about the Gospel What is the good news? Where do I find it?
(Reading: Romans 1:1-16)
Revd Simon Harris 30 Apr 2006

Other

When God comes to stay God came to stay with Obed-Edom for 3 months. Afterwards we find him so excited about God, and wanting to be involved in everything for Him.
(Reading: 2 Samuel 6:1-15)
Nigel Head 23 Apr 2006

40 Days of Purpose

After "40 Days of Purpose" - WHAT NEXT? This is not the end of something; it's the beginning of a far greater and more important journey - if you are willing to carry it through.
(Reading: 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10)
Revd David Beer 23 Apr 2006
Nothing will ever be the same again Everything has changed
- since the Resurrection of Jesus
- since I became a Christian
(Reading: Ephesians 2:1-10)
Revd Claire Earl 16 Apr 2006
What have we learned? We were put on earth for 5 Purposes:
I was planned for God's pleasure (Worship), formed for God's family (Fellowship), created to become like Christ (Discipleship), shaped to serve God (Ministry) and made for a mission (Evangelism)
(Reading: Matthew 28:1-20)
Revd Simon Harris 16 Apr 2006
The problem with sin From "All of self and none of Thee" to "None of self and all of Thee"
(Reading: 2 Corinthians 5:12-21)
Christine Myers 09 Apr 2006
Made for a Mission I must share with those in my world. I must dare to reach beyond my world. I must care about the whole world.
(Reading: Acts 1:1-9)
Revd Simon Harris 09 Apr 2006
Shaped for serving God Serving like Jesus means being available, grateful and faithful.
(Readings: Ephesians 2:1-10, Ephesians 2:19-22)
Revd Simon Harris 02 Apr 2006
The Value of Praise We should be praising God all the time as David did in the Psalms
(Readings: Psalm 34:1-10, Psalm 92:1-8)
Mary Lal 26 Mar 2006
Created to become like Christ Three Unexpected Tools: God uses trouble to teach us to trust Him, temptation to teach us to obey and trespasses to teach us to forgive.
(Reading: Romans 8:18-39)
Rev Simon Harris 26 Mar 2006
A beacon of light in a dark world Being in God's Family - What does this mean? (A church who stands up for Jesus grows and is attractive)
(Readings: Daniel 3:1-30, Matthew 4:13-16)
Rev Claire Earl 19 Mar 2006
Formed for God's family Four Levels of Fellowship: Membership, Friendship, Partnership, Kinship
(Reading: Romans 12:1-21)
Rev Simon Harris 19 Mar 2006
Living in the Light God is light and there is no darkness in Him at all. How should this affect our lives?
(Reading: 1 John 1:5-10)
Linda Pepper 12 Mar 2006
Planned for God's Pleasure God wants me to love Him: 1.Thoughtfully (with my mind); 2. Passionately (with my heart and soul); and 3. Practically (with my strength)
(Reading: Mark 12:28-34)
Rev Simon Harris 12 Mar 2006
What on Earth am I here for? Why am I alive? Does my life matter? What is my purpose?
(Reading: Ephesians 1:3-11)
Rev Simon Harris 05 Mar 2006
Don't Waste your Life Many people confess that they are drifting through life, and have achieved little. How do we prevent ourselves from wasting our lives?
(Reading: Ephesians 5:1-20)
Rev Simon Harris 26 Feb 2006

Other

The World's View of Truth The truth is under attack in our day in a way perhaps more subtle and more dangerous than the Church has ever had to face before. What is the world's view of "Truth" and how should we respond?
(Reading: Romans 12)
Rev Simon Harris 19 Feb 2006
What is God Offering Today? Jesus lived and worked in a world of sickness, death, evil and confusion. What does he have to offer to the real world today?
(Reading: Mark 1:35-45)
Rev Paul Hills 12 Feb 2006
The 'Can's of Christ "Worry doesn't empty tomorrow of its sorrow; it empties today of its strength". Why do we choose to worry when the Bible claims we can have complete trust in Christ? Rev Claire Earl 05 Feb 2006
Vibrant Fellowship "As soon as you put your trust in Jesus... you find yourself part of the joyful justling crowd that is the Church." Why does God call us together to be one family? And how should we live and act together?
(Readings: Ephesians 4:1-6, Hebrews 10:19-25)
Rev Claire Earl 05 Feb 2006
Jesus's Interaction with Children "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these." (Mark 10:14). What was Jesus's attitude to children, and what implications does this have to our own interactions with them?
(Reading: Mark 10:13-16)
Linda Pepper 29 Jan 2006
Living Simply "Purity of Heart and Simplicity are of great force with almighty God". How can we prevent the clutter of our lives interfering with our focus on God?
(Reading: Leviticus 25:8-22)
Rev Simon Harris 22 Jan 2006