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Devoted : Suffering

Reading Isaiah ch 53 v 1-6 With the Coronavirus (Covid19) pandemic having more effect on the world, Richard changed the subject of this weeks talk from Generosity to Suffering. The spoken part of the service was Facebook Live Streamed for those staying at home, this video is also available this week. Questions for group study:…

Devoted: Community

Reading: Luke ch 5 v 17-26 The PowerPoint is available as the PDF file. Questions for group study: What struck you about what you heard? Was there anything you didn’t understand or agree with? Why do you think Jesus didn’t immediately heal the man? What was the man’s deepest need? As a group, are you…

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Samuel & Saul

Reading: 1 Samuel 16 v 1. Richard’s PowerPoint is available as the PDF file. Richard looks at the issues we face when someone lets you down. We heard this definition of grace God’s Radical Acceptance Changes Everything Richard England during sermon Questions for group study What struck you about what you heard? Was there anything…

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Elijah and the Widow

Reading 1 Kings 17:7-16 Questions for Study What struck you about what you heard? Was there anything you didn’t understand or agree with? Have you ever experienced a time when your resources ran out? How did you cope? Do you think that it is possible to trust God even with the very last of your…

2020 Vision: How do I Respond?

Home Group Questions 2020 Vision 1 Thessalonians 4:1-12 1. What struck you about what you heard? Was there anything you didn’t understand or agree with? 2. If “life is a trust exercise” in what moments have you learned to trust God? Are you currently in a moment like that now? 3. 1 Thessalonians 4:9-12 contains…

See the Harvest

Reading: John 4:34-36 The slides used within the sermon are attached. After Andrew’s introduction, the main talk starts at 5min 8sec. Questions for study What struck you about what you heard? Was there anything you didn’t understand or agree with? What differences are there between our mind-sets and God’s mind-set regarding harvest? How can we…

Vision Sunday: Year of Invitation

Home Group Questions 2020 Vision: ‘Year of Invitation’ John 1:43-51 1. What struck you about what you heard? Was there anything you didn’t understand or agree with? 2. What events in the ‘Year of Invitation’ particularly interest you? Who could you invite to the various events? How could you get involved? 3. Which of the…