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New Songs

Pardoned – a new song for Sunday

by Lewis on

This Sunday, we’ll be introducing a new song into our worship time entitled Pardoned, written by Michael Sandeman from the band Phatfish. Though we’ve never sung it before, its content won’t be unfamiliar to you! So much of the imagery is taken straight from Romans 1-8. Lyrically, it’s rich, describing so…

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Clocks Back

Don’t forget the clocks go back!

by Lewis on

Er… essentially that’s it! This Sunday you get an extra hour in bed. Or an extra hour to make it to the new cafe at the church. Either way, don’t forget to set your alarm appropriately on Saturday night. See you Sunday!

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REFRAMED

by Dan on

This Friday at 7pm REFRAMED is back with a free screening of the 2008 multi-award winning film, Cloverfield. Every time we sit down to watch a film, we’re immersing ourselves in a world created by the film’s director or screenwriter. For 2 hours we choose to sit and listen to…

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priority

Praying for PRIORITY

by Lewis on

So I’m told by people who know better than me that who you are by 25, is who you are until you die. In other words, they’re formative years. Generally speaking, we get the phases out of our system by the time we’re in our mid twenties, and as we…

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The Cutting Room Floor

The Cutting Room Floor

by Lewis on

It normally takes me somewhere between 12 and 25 hours to prepare a sermon. Sometimes understanding the text and coming up with an outline comes quickly and I can then move onto thinking through how to communicate it all in a way that people can follow and (hopefully!) remember. Other…

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