According to J.M. Barrie’s book ‘Peter Pan’, all that is needed to succeed is ‘Faith, trust and a little pixie dust’. Continuing our series on faith Pastor Charles Fleming looks at what we sometimes rely on in life instead of faith and trust in God, what is our ‘pixie dust’? Looking at the lives of […]
There have been more martyrs for Christ in the 20th & 21st centuries than throughout the rest of history put together. We in the church in the west have not experienced that level of persecution, it has been in other parts of the world, but how is it that wherever the church is persecuted most […]
During this time of increased pressure on our household budgets due to the rise in the cost of living it can be challenging not to feel worried. Jesus simply and emphatically states, ‘Do not be anxious.’ In this message, in our continuing series on faith Pastor Charles Fleming explores the nature of God’s provision in […]
Sometimes we feel as though we’re on fire for God and His purposes, other times we feel that we’re not, but however you would describe your present experience, in this Pentecost message Nigel Turner encourages us regarding the importance of being filled with the Holy Spirit, not as an occasional experience but as a continual […]
Have you ever felt that there are things in your life of faith which just won’t resolve and settle? Simon Longworth-Riggs brings a message on the finality of Christ’s work on the cross and what that means for our life of faith.
Have you ever felt that your own weakness of character is letting you down, as well as your faith in God? In this frank message on the connection between love and faith, Pastor Charles Fleming charts the transformative and empowering nature of love on our faith.
The more we know about the goodness of someone’s character the more confident we are that what they say they will always do, and that whether they are speaking about us or doing things for us, those things will be good things. How certain are you that God is for you? Maybe you’re hopeful but […]
For the majority of us now our culture has become so individualistic in its emphasis on the pursuit of life that more loneliness and isolation is experienced by individuals in our culture than at any other time recorded in our history. Does the bible show us a different way forward regarding this? And if so, […]
Most of us really don’t like to be told ‘No’ if we’re honest! We love scriptures like Jesus being the ‘Yes and Amen’ of all the promises of God, therefore it may seem ironic that as part of a preaching series on faith one of the messages would need to be about occasions when God […]
Without faith it is impossible to live in the grace of God, faith is so important in the eyes of God that it could even be described as ‘a law’. By faith we accept the forgiveness of God; by faith we press beyond our shame; by faith we must seize every opportunity that God gives […]
In a time where many people are worried about the impact of what’s going on in the world on their mental health does the bible offer any help? A hallmark of our humanity is our susceptibility to the onslaught of negative thoughts and feelings, is there any way to control those thoughts and feelings or […]
Nigel Turner uses three different mothers from scripture to encourage us in our walk of faith today; Sarai, Mary the mother of Jesus, and a surprise New Testament candidate. All very different to one another, but all with one thing in common, their faith in God and how they didn’t live limited by their situations. […]
As we watch with horror the unfolding human suffering caused by the terrors of war created by one man’s ambition to expand his country’s territory it can be hard to understand whether God really cares about humanity; often our own bad experiences make us feel tempted to question the same thing, if God really cares […]
Life can be a bit of a battle at times, if you feel that you’re grappling with life or grappling with faith, or both! Then this message from the life of Jacob by Pastor Charles Fleming is a message for you.