What is the Bible | Part 6 – It all hangs on love

14th October 2018. This week we continued our Autumn series entitled “What is the Bible – An Exhilarating Journey into the Wonder, Mystery and Redemption of the Sacred Book.” As we start to conclude the series, Stephen spoke about the 613 Jewish laws in place during Jesus’ life and looked at how He spoke about […]

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What is the Bible | Part 5 – Interview with John Pettifor

7th October 2018. This week we continued our Autumn series entitled “What is the Bible – An Exhilarating Journey into the Wonder, Mystery and Redemption of the Sacred Book”. This morning we were immensely privileged to have John Pettifor, one of the founding fathers of the NG Network and all round great bloke, with us […]

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What is the Bible | Part 3 – A better story.

23rd September 2018. This week we continued our Autumn series entitled “What is the Bible – An Exhilarating Journey into the Wonder, Mystery and Redemption of the Sacred Book”. Stephen spoke about narrative theology, the power of a good story and how the biblical narrative – the greatest story ever told – can be broken […]

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What is the Bible | Part 2 – How to read the Bible.

16th September 2018. This week we continued our Autumn series entitled “What is the Bible – An Exhilarating Journey into the Wonder, Mystery and Redemption of the Sacred Book”. Stephen spoke about four ways in which to read the Bible: 1. With curiosity – we need to seek to understand the original context of a […]

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What is the Bible | Part 1 – Why Bother?

9th September 2018. This week, Stephen kicked off our new Autumn series entitled “What is the Bible – An Exhilarating Journey into the Wonder, Mystery and Redemption of the Sacred Book”. As an introduction to the series we spoke about The Bible being a precious gem with many faces, a lamp (not a torch) to […]

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Stephen | Back from holiday with four reflections

2nd September 2018. This week, Stephen returned from holiday and spoke about four reflections before we shared in communion together, starting with a message of love from an old testament prophet. “God rejoices over you with singing. This understanding is where all striving ceases – where all pain is taken away.” – Stephen Hackney

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Caz | Acts 10

26th August 2018. This week, Caz spoke from Acts 10 on the exchange between Cornelius and Peter, looking at how Peter’s trance and revelations from God challenged his thinking. If we maintain the open-mindedness of children, we challenge fixed ideas and established structures, including our own. We listen to people in other denominations and religions. […]

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David Shearman | What is the blocker in your life?

19th August 2018. This week, David spoke from 1 Chronicles 11, reflecting on Benaiah’s battle with the Egyptian and how you need to battle things from your past so they don’t restrict your future. “22 Benaiah son of Jehoiada was a valiant man of Kabzeel, a doer of great deeds; he struck down two sons […]

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Jo Hackney | Decisions

12th August 2018. This week, Jo spoke about trusting God in the decisions we make. “Virtue is what happens when someone has made a thousand small choices requiring effort and concentration to do something which is good and right, but which doesn’t come naturally. And then, on the thousand and first time, when it really […]

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