What does it look like to leave a Godly legacy?
Our friends Phil and Carole Wilthew from the King’s Arms Church Bedford, recently huddled together around an open fire to chat about what leaving a Godly legacy means to them.
Take 10 minutes or so to watch this interesting and thought-provoking fireside chat. Continue reading Godly Legacy
Geof Cole recommends an excellent talk looking at Matthew 11 when John the Baptist sends his disciples to check that Jesus is the Christ because he is struggling with doubts – suffering being shut away in prison.
Like John the Baptist we sometimes need reassuring words, encouragement, prophetic input from others by asking for help. Continue reading Full Steam Ahead!
Geof Cole offers some practical advice and guidance he was taught about how to sustain more prolonged fasts lasting over a few weeks or even a month.
Also included are links to Craig and Anne’s practical talk and Q+As about fasting from Sunday morning. Continue reading Wisdom for Extended Fasts
A video from Pete West thanking us for our support in June this year helping fund Covid Care Packages for almost 1000 people in Lesotho, one of the world’s poorest countries. Along with lots of pictures and clips of the care packages being delivered by his team, Pete also lets us know about a special Christmas appeal which aims to provide 200 families with special Christmas Care Packages this season. Continue reading Thank you from Lesotho: See how you helped!
Chris shares a poignant and heartfelt message of how the real meaning of Christmas brings hope, peace and joy, even at the end of a very, very tough year. Continue reading Tidings of Great Joy!
We have talked a lot about the importance of “taking every thought captive” as we create a habit of honour in City Church.
Craig recommends an excellent talk by Bill Johnson which gives some great insight as to how we can strengthen ourselves with the truth. Continue reading Honour: Taking Every Thought Captive
Geof Cole concludes his reflections on how 2 Chronicles 7 speaks powerfully into the challenging circumstances we find ourselves in right now and that this should provoke to us to continue to be a blessing and encouragement to those around us. Continue reading Success Guaranteed, IF!
Sue Cole pours out her heart to God about life right now. She expresses weariness and frustration, she connects with the Father’s words to her in this moment and she describes the peace and heart transformation that this brings. Enjoy! Continue reading Sue’s Psalm
We are delighted to bring you a brief, fatherly encouragement by Terry Virgo looking at Praying in the Spirit from Ephesians 6.
Terry begins by stressing the importance of praying in the Spirit as part of the part of the armour of God. He then goes on to describe how praying in the Spirit is all about cultivating an intimate, responsive connection with our heavenly Father, as we enjoy and delight in Him and listen and respond to the way His Spirit is prompting us. Continue reading Terry Virgo: Praying in the Spirit
Have you noticed that God can keep “unsociable hours” – maybe it’s because “…..He who keeps Israel will neither slumber [briefly] nor sleep [soundly].” Ps 121:4.
Geof continues his reflections on 2 Chronicles 7 by encouraging us to be awake to the Spirit’s promptings in the wee small hours as he looks at some examples of God speaking in scripture during the night. Continue reading Is that the time?!