As good as work can be, we all know that it can often feel incredibly difficult, frustrating and pointless. Today we think about how we can keep going when it gets hard. Focus Text: Genesis 3:8-21
We begin our new summer sermon series, in which we will see what the bible has to say about all things work, with a question – Is work a good or a bad thing? Focus Text: Genesis 1
As Jesus arrives in Jerusalem he is greeted by crowds of celebrating people as the promised king. He will prove to be that king, yet not in the way they wanted – but in the way they really needed. Focus Text – Mark 11:1-11
Mark tells us of a man named Bartimaeus who meets Jesus on the Road to Jerusalem – a meeting that was to completely change the direction of his life. It’s also a meeting that shows us what it looks like for someone to meet Jesus and decide to follow him. Focus Text: Mark 10:46-52
When two of Jesus’ disciples come to him with a request for special treatment, he challenges them as to their reasons for following him and explains what it really means to follow him – a lesson we need to hear too. Focus text: Mark 10:32-45
We take a little break from our series in Mark by talking to Rico Tice from All Souls Langham Place & Christianity Explored Ministries, to discuss how we might be better equipped to share the good news of the gospel with our family, friends, neighbours and colleagues.
What have we got to do to be saved? A simple question with an impossible answer. Let’s see what Jesus said to a man who asks just that question as he meets Jesus on the way to Jerusalem. Focus Text: Mark 10:13-31
In Mark 10 the Pharisees once again arrive with the intention of tricking Jesus into saying something controversial. Yet Jesus sees right through not only their intentions but their hearts. In sharing some counter-cultural teaching on Divorce, Jesus directs them away from their own hard-hearted attitudes toward his gracious redemption.
How do you define & determine greatness? Perhaps a question we would all answer differently, but this week we are going to see how Jesus defines it. So join us as we think upon what greatness looks like in the kingdom of God. Focus Text: Mark 9:33-50
For the majority of our lives, we live amidst the darkness of this world and face a whole host of daily battles; it’s not surprising then that we can often find it hard to have faith. Yet, as we will see in our passage today, it is for this very reason that we must depend…