A life that is worthy | Perspectives, Positions and Poems

15th July 2018. This week, we continued our series on living “a life that is worthy”, looking at the book of Ephesians. Stephen spoke about Perspectives, Positions and Poems – how being raised up in Christ gives us a position from which we can establish a perspective. It wasn’t so long ago that you were […]

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A life that is worthy | Reconciliating Love

8th July 2018. This week, we continued our series on living “a life that is worthy”, looking at the book of Ephesians. Stephen spoke about reconciliation and bringing unity to all things – via broken fishing rods, furniture insurance, being the last to be picked at football and viewing our problems against the vastness of […]

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A life that is worthy | Our calling

1st July 2018. This week, Stephen started a new topic “A life that is worthy”. This first talk focused on “our calling”, which we explored by looking at Ephesians, working our way back through the text. “I therefore, the prisoner in the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of the calling to which […]

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Anxiety

24th June 2018. This week Stephen spoke about anxiety, looking in to the causes and how we can deal with it. If anyone is struggling with anxiety and would like to be prayed for then please do get in touch using hello@hopechurchnottingham.org.

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Joseph | Part #6 – Reconciliation, Redemption & Restoration

17th June 2018. Stephen continued our series on Joseph this week, talking further about Joseph’s reunion with his brothers (Genesis 42 onwards) and how this fits in to our story of reconciliation, redemption and restoration. “23 So when you are offering your gift at the altar, if you remember that your brother or sister has […]

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Joseph | Part #5 – Brothers Reunited

10th June 2018. Stephen continued our series on Joseph this week, talking about Joseph’s reunion with his brothers (Genesis 42). During this talk we focused on how you treat people who have hurt us, how power can test you, and about ensuring your life is built on firm foundations. “Sometimes our greatest test comes not […]

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Joseph | Part #4 – Through Joseph’s Life

David Shearman. David took the reigns this Sunday to continue our series on David, starting by looking at Psalm 105. 16 He called down famine on the land and destroyed all their supplies of food; 17 and he sent a man before them— Joseph, sold as a slave. 18 They bruised his feet with shackles, […]

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Proximity and Distance

13th May 2018. Stephen took a break from our series on Joseph this week to look at the concepts of proximity and distance, particularly in response to a talk at the HTB Leadership Conference by Bryan Stevenson from the Equal Justice Initiative. Stephen spoke about distance from three perspectives: distance through cynicism, distant through being […]

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