Secure w/c Sun 1st December

I wanted to share again the text, with which we started our worship last Sunday. In his first letter, the Apostle Peter wrote: ‘All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus...

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Over All, Sunday 24th November 19

Given the fact that we are in the midst of a General Election campaign, Brexit chaos and environmental uncertainty, I was thrilled when someone read Psalm 46 at Friday morning’s prayer meeting. The musical notes, stated just before the Psalm, tell us that it is written for soprano voices. Although...

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Sun 6th Oct 19 Sunday Prep!

  One of the greatest privileges I have in life is the opportunity to prepare messages. Although I enjoy preaching, I always feel that there is a really special process of coming before God, seeking his heart and searching the scriptures beforehand. I really love preparation…………..most of the time! I...

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Sun 28th Baptism!

Anyone who knows me, knows I love baptisms. Although it is encouraging to have had so many this year, it would still be great to have many more. Why? Because someone being baptised is so much more than a public soaking. Baptism is an act of obedience that echoes in...

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A stunning prayer Sun 15th Sept 19

I recently stumbled across and incredible prayer on You Tube. Although I am familiar with it, as well as the story behind it, it again thrilled my spirit. I am therefore sharing it for your encouragement. S. M. Lockridge (1913- 2000) was the Pastor of Calvary Baptist Church, a prominent...

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Understanding & Experience Sun 26th May 19

I have had the immense privilege this week of both teaching and being taught as part of the NGI (Next Generation Impartation) Central Week that we have hosted at Wallingford. In doing so I have spent time with young people who are fresh to ministry along with seasoned pastors and...

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Jesus the BBQ King! 28th April 19

It was thrilling at the baptismal service on Easter Sunday, to hear four people give testimony to how God had transformed their lives. Later in the service, through an overview of the life of Simon Peter, we saw how God has always been in the business of transformation. This morning...

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Easter Sunday 2019!

There is a curious verse in the book of Revelation which speaks about ‘the Lamb who was slaughtered before the world was made.’ (Rev 13:8). In order to explain, at least in part, the meaning of the phrase, I would like to draw your attention to the amazing story of...

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