This Week …

Video

Audio

The audio does NOT include audio of the readings or prayers. It gives a convenient way for you to listen to just the message.

Podcast

 

You can click the button below which will take you to our pocast channel. There you can subscribe and have the audio automatically downloaded to your mobile device to listen at your leisure.

The channel also has the archive of previous week’s messages.

Facebook Page

Social

We are on Facebook and YouTube, we also upload the audio of the message to our podcast stream. From time to time Julian creates and uploads a written blog as well. They can all be accessed from this page.

Blogs

How do we know the will of God?

Many Christians are in awe of people who seem to ‘know’ what God’s will is, who seem to always be hearing the ‘still small voice of God’ and the ‘inner witness’ of the Holy Spirit. The Bible seems to also suggest something else. Consider the following two scenarios:...

What talent have you been given?

From time to time I see something in the Scripture to which I think ‘I never noticed that detail!’ Or at least that detail didn’t resonate with me before. Today’s is this: When we read the parable of the talents, I had always considered the person given just one...

Right and Wrong — or Legal and Illegal?

We have a tendency today to think that the terms “right” and “legal”, and the terms “illegal” and “wrong” are interchangeable. They are not. In modern western societies which are “democratic”. That is, governed through majority consensus, evidenced by the...

2022-08-12 Open Doors Presentation

This week we welcome Rod Whiting, a visiting speaker from the organisation Open Doors, which was started in 1955 to advocate for and support Christians all over the world who are suffering for their faith. In our world today, over 360 million Christians will wake up...

Some things Jesus never says:

Nowadays we have all manner of self help books, gurus and experts giving us all sorts of advice and making all sorts of comments about what people should do if they are to "be happy". Many of the philosophies of the world stand in contradiction to the narrative and...

Please be patient with us today …

We have family duties to attend to, so I won’t get the opportunity to edit and upload today’s message until this evening.

Awesome presentation of the story of the Bible in just 4 minutes …

Well worth the time, watch this short video. There are also a series of 6 short devotionals available on the page. https://www.biblesociety.org.uk/resources/six-beats-one-story/

“People don’t care about how much you know until they know how much you care!”

UNLESS You’re a surgeon giving them a life-saving operation. You’re an engineer designing and/or developing something which will keep them safe. You’re a research chemist developing a new drug which will transform their life. You’re a pilot, bus driver, train driver,...

Ephesians 5v22-33 Wives SUBMIT?!!

Sometimes we hit a text which to the modern mind is quite controversial. One such passage is in Ephesians 5 where Paul twice says “women should submit to their husbands”! Tackling this can be a bit like going into no man’s land or walking through an active minefield...

I wonder …

Is there a single experiment in existence which can "prove" evolution? The claim of evolution is that is occurs through a sequence of random, undirected changes over an extremely long time. By their very nature, experiments are neither random nor undirected. They are...

Preaching Archive

An archive of Julian’s preaching notes. Note that this is an archive of his notes, not transcripts of his messages!

Romans 14v1-12 (Preach, The Seed, 2022-11-20)

The focus of this morning’s passage might seem to be how we look at and how we judge one another....

Romans 13v11-14 (Preach, The Seed, 2022-11-13)

And do this, understanding the present time: The hour has already come for you to wake up from...

Romans 13v8ff. (Preach, The Seed, 2022-11-06)

Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another, for whoever loves...

Romans 13v1-7 (Preach, 2022-11-06)

I don’t think anyone would disagree that we live in turbulent political times. Over this last...

Romans 12v14-21 (Preach, 2022-10-23)

Over the last couple of weeks, we have been considering the inner and outer man and the qualities...

Romans 12v9-21 s2 (Preach, 2022-10-16)

Last week we started tackling this passage and I looked at the very strong witness of the New...

Romans 12v9-21 (Preach, 2022-10-09).

The Text: Romans 12:9–21 (NIV) “love in action”. Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to...

Romans 12v3-8 (Preach, 2022-10-02)

For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than...

Romans 12v1-2 (Preach, 2022-09-18)

Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a...

Romans 11v11-24 (Preach, 2022-09-04)

HOW do Christians and Jews relate? After all we share 60% of our Scripture with the Jews (39 of 66...

Contact us

7 + 5 =

Where we meet

For your Sat-Nav …

 

Churchill Memorial Hall

Ladymead Lane,

Churchill,

North Somerset

BS25 5NH