Forgiveness | Part 2 Stephen continues the topic of forgiveness, talking about the vertical and horizontal aspects of forgiveness (God for us and us for each other). Stephen framed this in the context of four questions: – What creates our need for forgiveness? – What does forgiveness look like? – How do we live with […]
Weekly News News in brief — keeping you informed Over the next few weeks we will continue with the theme of Forgiveness during our Sunday preaching taking time to look at the subject from lots of different perspectives but always with one goal—to allow us to become more like Jesus. Today, we will look at […]
Aristotle said, ‘There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing; say nothing; and be nothing.’ If like me, that is not an option then here are a few thoughts on how to handle criticism in your life…
Weekly News News in brief — keeping you informed Soul Survivor—Fund Raising We’ve now finalised those young people attending Soul Survivor this year and are planning two fund raising events. Can you help us? Saturday 6th May—Bag Packing at Morrisons—if you are DBS checked with Hope and could spare a few hours to help supervise […]
John Pettifor. John joined us on Sunday to talk about discipleship and making the decision to follow Jesus. “Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is — his good, pleasing and perfect […]
When Rio Ferdinand chose to tell the story of coming to terms with the loss of his wife, Rebecca Ellison at the age of 34, and the challenge of lone parenting their three children, he opened a window on his soul that built empathy and gave permission for each of us to take the courage […]
Resurrection: Where Everything Changed Listen through our Easter Sermon given by Stephen where we talk about Easter in three ways: • It’s Historical Context • It’s Cosmic Message • It’s Experiential Nature “The message of the resurrection is not to do with getting you up to heaven – it’s all about getting heaven into the […]
Forgiveness | Part 1 David Shearman kicked off our new series – The Forgiveness Project – with some reflections from his own life and ministry.
A few encouraging words on why it matters to reflect on this important week in the Christian calendar. This podcast leads into the Holy Week daily podcast devotional, which you can find by clicking on the holy week tag below.
A sermon of Three Parts Join us for a sermon of three parts: A heartwarming story, an insightful blog and a tale from Stoke-on-Trent.