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DATES: Sunday 15th May to Sunday 29th May 2022 WHAT WE WANT FOR PEOPLE: To see that ‘ministry’ is not occupying a staff role at Church. That in fact those on staff at our Church exist to equip and empower the people to go and be ministers in the world (Ephesians 4:12-16). That we…Read Article
Title: We Are Empowered Bible verses: Acts 1 – 7 specifically Acts 1:8 8 But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” Historical Context for this week: Luke-Acts is a…Read Article
Title: We are Different Bible verses: Acts 16 – 28 Weekly Outline: Same, same but different The teams of disciples that went out including Paul in Acts went to the ends of the earth as they knew it and changed the society around them. They didn’t go into society and “fit…Read Article
DATES: Sunday 3rd April to Sunday 1st May 2022 WHAT WE WANT FOR PEOPLE: That they would hear and receive the good news of the gospel! That they would know with great clarity and simplicity what Jesus did on the cross, how he rose again, ascended into heaven, is now…Read Article
Title: ENTHRONED The purpose of the plan: His Kingdom Bible verses: Luke 1:32-33 “He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give him the throne of his father David, and he will reign over Jacob’s descendants forever; his kingdom will never end.”…Read Article
Title: THIS IS LIFE! The Journey of Emmaus Bible verses: Luke 24: 13-35 [Road to Emmaus] This week, we’re highlighting the Road to Emmaus story as it is unique to Luke’s gospel. We’re emphasising the thwarting of evil and confronting the very real sense of disappointment people were feeling considering…Read Article
Title: ASCENSION Bible verses: Luke 24:50-52/Acts 1:6-11, Hebrews 4:14-16 We want our people to understand that the Easter story doesn’t stop when Jesus dies and rises from the dead. You are invited into the death of Jesus through repentance and water baptism. The power of the ascension story is vital…Read Article
DATES: Sunday 6th March 2022 to Sunday 27th March 2022 WHAT WE WANT FOR PEOPLE: To catch the revelation of identity and security that is found when we make Jesus our Lord. To help people move from an internal foundation built on fear to an internal state of confidence built…Read Article
Author: Paul, the Apostle. Historical and Social Context: This letter from Paul is during his imprisonment in Rome. Ephesians is part of a group of letters called the ‘prison epistles’ or ‘prison letters’ (Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians and Philemon), written while Paul was in prison. Ephesians is a unique letter, as…Read Article