In early September, Sputnik’s very first intern started work. Tanya Chitunhu is based at Raglan Road Church, Smethwick and is working alongside the Sputnik team at Central House throughout this year. We thought that it would be rude not to introduce her to you all. Describe yourself in 5 words. Compassionate, opinionated, determined, introverted and… Read More Introducing our new Sputnik intern!
Chris and Wumi Donald have been part of the south site for over 6 months now. You may already have been given a taste of Wumi’s beautiful voice on a Sunday morning or at the River, however, church meetings are not the main home of the Donalds’ creative talents. Chris runs a record label called… Read More Strange Ghost, A New Way To Buy Music and Wile E Coyote: An Interview With Chris Donald
Over the last two weeks at our sites, I have spoken on the rather startling account of Ananias and Sapphira in Acts 5. I tried to address some of the questions we might have about this passage, whether we’re a Christian or not. However, for all these questions, the basic point of the passage seems… Read More If God punishes Christians for their sin, doesn’t it belittle what Jesus did on the cross? | Sermon+
If you’re anything like me, you love Jesus. Not perfectly, not gloriously flamboyantly, but genuinely and truly. You love Jesus. You are so grateful for his gospel. And if you’re anything like me, you would love your friends to become Christians. Not “300 of them have this year”. Not “I’m the best evangelist we know!”.… Read More The best gift I’ll get this year
A group of us at Churchcentral are looking to memorise the whole book of Colossians. Want to join us? Now, before you close this tab in disbelief at such a ludicrous and unrealistic proposition, just hear me out. Let me outline the plan and explain why I think that this is a genuine offer to… Read More Up For a Challenge?
This is an adventure that we can all go on in faith. We can all pray. We can all listen to what God is saying to us. We can all contribute. Pray… … For our planning application. That it would be resolved swiftly. … That there are no last minute hitches and we can exchange… Read More Buying Rubicon House- How To Get Involved
We started our church building fund in 2006 when we were looking at Methodist Central Hall. You guys gave incredibly generously then and when we turned our attention to Rubicon House we already had almost £150,000 in this account. Since Jonathan made this building project public, you’ve given another £10,000. Thank you so much. However,… Read More Buying Rubicon House- Where we’re up to