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Making a way in the desert and streams in the wasteland

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Selflessly Made

Andy Smith take us back to the 5 loaves and 2 fishes and reminds us that we’ve been given everything we need to do the work of the Kingdom. Scriptures: John 6:1–15, 1 Timothy 1:5, Mark 6:34, 1 Thessalonians 1:9, 2 Timothy 4:6–7, Mark 6:30–32, Matthew 9:11–13, Romans 9:2–3, Isaiah 58:6–7, Isaiah 58:10, 1 Timothy 6:7–12

How big is your God?

As Ronnie Evans returns to the book of Daniel he reminds us that how we get through our problems is dependent on only one thing, how big is our God? Scriptures: Mark 1:15, John 4:29, Daniel 9:26, Luke 17:20–21, Psalm 95:7–8, Mark 15:43, Colossians 1:25–27, Matthew 12:27, Daniel 2:29–45, Mark 2:8–12

Developing a discipleship culture

Guest pastor Kirk Crager brings a message to the church from the great commision of Jesus found in Matthew. As he looks back at his time in Greater Manchester he reflects on the importance of being a disciple of Jesus and encouraging a culture of discipleship in our churches and our families. Scriptures: Matthew 28:19-20

Baptism Service

Firwood gathers together to celebrate the baptisms of its believers. Scriptures: Romans 6:4–5

Secure in God

Ronnie Evans continues his look at Daniel, contrasting him with the King of Babylon, Nebuchadnezzar – one of the most powerful men to ever live, yet a man who was scared to sleep. Scriptures: Mark 4:19, Daniel 2:44, Psalm 139:14, Isaiah 11:2–3, John 14:25–31, Daniel 2:1–30

Raised to be Godly

Ronnie Evans looks at the challenges faced by the young Daniel and asks what it was about him that allowed him to thrive in the face of such disaster and oppression. Scriptures: 2 Timothy 3:12, John 15:4–5, 1 Timothy 4:8, Psalm 78:4, Psalm 127:1–4, Daniel 1:1–10, Daniel 1:15–21

Faith in God

Ronnie Evans looks at the story of Paul’s shipwreck in Malta. Faith in the promises of God can get us all through the most challenging and difficult of times. Scriptures: 1 Corinthians 6:19–20, Acts 23:11, Acts 28:1–10, Philippians 4:10–20, Acts 27:21–25

God with us

Ronnie Evans looks at the Psalms and reminds us that God is with us all the time, then challenges us to ask ourselves if we act like it. Scriptures: 1 John 3:1–3, Psalm 10:14, Galatians 6:16, 1 Kings 8:29, Deuteronomy 7:5–8, Psalm 33:10–22

The Real Jesus

Ronnie Evans returns to the Gospel of John and asks the question, who is the real Jesus? The answer should have a real impact on His followers, as Christianity is not a spectator sport. Scriptures: John 4:43-54, John 2:23-25, John 4:25-26, John 4:34-36, John 1:11

Death in Adam, Life in Christ

Ronnie Evans looks again at the cross and the resurrection of Christ and asks what it was all for? As he takes us through the letter of Paul to the Romans he shows that Christ dying on the cross had an impact on everybody; for in his death, Christ came to set us free from…
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