This summer sees Beth Martin, our Kidzcentral team leader, transition out of her role as she heads into her first year as a newly qualified teacher. We caught up with Beth to hear the highlights and to find out about Kidzcentral going forward. 1) What has been your role? The role has involved writing our… Read More “It’s been wonderful seeing children understand who God is and what He can do…”
As you may be aware, Andy Back from our South site, recently released his debut novel, Substitute, an imaginative retelling of the story of Barabbas. Kate Watkins has given it a read, and we asked her to share her thoughts on the Central Line… I have to profess that I am not a literature expert.… Read More Substitute: A review
If you’ve interacted with the office since Easter, you’ll know that many of the administrative and financial activities of the church are now in the capable hands of Kate Watkins, our newest member of staff. We caught up with Kate and asked her about some of the thinking behind her job change, and how we… Read More Get to know our newest staff member Kate
Have you ever seen the West Wing? If so, you’ll be in love with fictional President Jed Bartlett. He. Da. Man. I imagine that his dry wit, pristine hair and ability to converse about the nuances of the geo-political dynamics of the planet while striding confidently down corridors have a special place in your heart.… Read More Don’t eat pork. Go to temple. Build an ark. Which Old Testament commands are for us?
It’s now just over a week until we head to Catalyst Festival! Soon, we’ll be on holiday together, worshipping alongside the whole of our family of churches, hearing from some of the most gifted teachers of God’s word in the world, with kids work like you wouldn’t believe, youth work like you wouldn’t believe, let… Read More Two words to help with Catalyst Festival
At Churchcentral ONE this weekend, not only do we have a new shiny venue, but a new (somewhat shiny) guest speaker! We asked Malcolm Kayes a few questions to introduce himself ahead of Sunday. Central Line: We’re really looking forward to you coming to speak at ONE on Sunday. Could you introduce yourself to Churchcentral?… Read More Introducing Malcolm Kayes
Here’s all you need to know about Churchcentral ONE… When? Sunday 22nd April. The room will open at 10.20am for a prompt 10.30am start. We’ll finish by 12.10pm and then share refreshments together. Where? The Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, 200 Jennens Rd, B4 7XR This brand new, state-of-the-art venue is our new home. We’ll gather in… Read More Getting to ONE