A member of Churchcentral wrote this stirring call to action based on an experience in a park in our city. Let’s not be those who assume we know the story of others. Let’s instead be those who do as the final paragraph suggests… “Who is she? She sits on the park bench, eyes down, face… Read More “Who is she?”
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?
Bible translations have a history of controversy. In the English speaking world, there would still be a large body of Christians that would view the King James Version as the only reliable, and in fact infallible, Bible translation. There would be other prominent (and more mainstream) evangelical preachers who would flat out refuse to preach… Read More And Churchcentral’s Favourite Sunday Morning Bible Translation Is…
My mum always said that I was empathetic. And mums are always right. Since then, online personality tests when bored late at night have shown the same thing – I’m low on some stuff, middle on lots of stuff, but high on empathy. Apparently, I know how you’re feeling. Freaky. Perhaps it’s because of this… Read More The heaviness of Judges – what do we do with it?
Last weekend, Forward – our big termly news night – was an amazing evening of stories, celebration and God speaking to us. If you missed it, we don’t want you to miss out! Here’s Dan gives the headlines and the highlights… After sharing encouragements and breaking bread together we heard some stories from people within… Read More Forward – the headlines and highlights
***Our growing family of students gather at our 11.30am meeting opposite the Student Union, in King Edward’s Girls School, the home of our South Site. Join us this Sunday and for a free lunch afterwards!*** I remember it well. Packing up my things, swapping goodbyes with friends, counting down the days. Finally, we were… Read More “Calling new and nervous students”