June 29, 2018

I am writing this sat in my garden, attempting to escape the organised chaos inside the house. There are boxes everywhere, toys across the floor, food items that need eating today, and now the movers have arrived. It is the joy of moving day. It is a day of sadness and...

March 28, 2018

Poignant, sad, or funny, last words can leave a real impact as a person departs from this life. Winston Churchill’s last words were, “I’m bored with it all.” Bob Marley left us with "Money can't buy life." Whilst Humphrey Bogart apparently said "I should never have swi...

December 6, 2017

For twelve years now I have been married to the most amazing woman I have ever met and it has been an absolute blast! However, I remember the engagement less fondly. Whilst we were close and very much in love, it was agony waiting. But what made things bearable was the...

October 31, 2017

During autumn we have been praying and preaching through some of the Psalms together as church family. I hope it has been a blessing to you. I wonder if you have a favourite Psalm; or one that means a lot to you? Undoubtedly, for me Psalm 91 has always resonated strong...

June 28, 2017

A good friend of mine at college called James used to attend a prophecy clinic once a month at a church called Woodlands. The leaders of the session would spend a couple of hours praying over him and inviting God’s presence to come. I remember one time seeing him in th...

May 31, 2017

“You will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”

(Acts 1:8).

There are some things I find it easy to talk about; Liverpool Football Club is a good example....

March 1, 2017

 What does it mean to enter the wilderness?

It is very easy to be uncomfortable with the word ‘wilderness’ and its implications. If we are honest we like (and possibly expect) God to work in a fashion that allows us to live pain free and trouble free lives. We don’t lik...

October 5, 2016

Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! (Phil 4:4)

The new term that started in September has seen us enter into a season of invitation for Jesus. I hope that has been something that has encouraged and heartened you.  As a church we are excited about s...

March 1, 2016

Here we are right in the middle of Lent. So can I ask you, how is it going? Are you climbing the walls for the coffee that you gave up? Do you miss that chocolate biscuit with your cuppa? Are you unable to focus in the day without knowing what all your friends are up t...

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