We asked Alanah Mitchell from West Site for her thoughts on Newday. She writes: Another year, and another Newday for the youth of emerge! This year we had 22 youth join 7000+ other young people from across the UK for a week of learning more about God and His goodness. We went straight into the… Read More Alanah reflects on Newday 18
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
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
We believe that every member of Churchcentral can be for the good of the city, and that age and stage are no barrier to this! At West Site, we now have a walking-talking reminder of this in the form of Elijah Rose. This is what Elijah used to look like: He set out to raise… Read More Elijah does his bit for CAP
There’s been lots in the news lately about things that we shouldn’t watch, look at or listen to. Whether it’s Kevin Spacey getting axed from a film or statues being torn down or no-platforming certain speakers on university campuses, our society seems to have become quite sensitive to the voices that we allow to speak to… Read More How are you going to dig deeper into God’s word in 2018?