Last week Shauna decided to take up Geof Cole’s Honouring Advent Calendar challenge. She decided to honour someone everyday in the run up to Christmas.
Read how Shauna has seen honour changing attitudes towards her and shifting atmospheres around her as she has stepped out to honour others! Continue reading Shauna’s wonderful testimony about honour
We are so excited about our Naturally Supernatural School, which is starting in January! You can read a bit more about the heart behind NSS here, but in short we believe this school will ground us in our identitiy as children of God and equip us to bring the kingdom of heaven into our environment – see, it is exciting! Continue reading Coming January 2021: Naturally Supernatural School
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!
Geof writes with a creative and festive idea that could help put some of our Cultural Value of Honouring into some festive fun.
Continue reading Honour Advent Calendar Idea!
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
Jacob lets us know about what he has been up to in his first 2 months as an intern with City Church – supporting the Community Café and its relocation, successfully applying for funding for the café and also creating a Community Survey! Continue reading Intern Diaries (Sept/Oct) – Cafes, Surveys and Funding Success
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?!