I started going to church at the end of 1997 and became a born-again Christian in April 1998. I accepted Christ as my Saviour following an encounter with God. That changed my life forever and my life has never been the same again. Continue reading Meet Echo Chong – Trustee Blog
Tim Maton has recently joined our staff team as the Wimbledon Venue Leader. We’ve asked him to introduce himself and his family… Continue reading Introducing Tim Maton
The course reminded couples how to create and sustain a strong and loving relationship. Whether newlyweds or married for years, it was a fantastic opportunity for them to fight for, invest in, and enrich their marriage. Continue reading Fighting For Your Marriage
As we’re continuing through our sermon series in Galatians, I got to preach on Galatians 4:8-20 at our Wimbledon Venue. It is a fascinating set of verses, that give us an insight into Paul’s relationship with the Galatians. He tells us of how they met (v13) and how kind and caring the Galatians were towards him (v14-15). But the passage is remarkable for the depth … Continue reading What is “the church” to you?
I love Christmas! No, really I do. I know for some it is a tough time, but by the grace of God Christmas has always been good to me. Even growing up in a slightly dysfunctional family, I remember Christmas being a time of Joy. When my own children were small I discovered that it really is better to give than to receive and the … Continue reading Christmas
As a Life Group leader, together with my husband Chris, come Monday (or even Tuesday eve) we are always on the hunt for the illusive LG guide & some Godly guidance ahead of our Tuesday meetings. These guides are super helpful and with the best intentions prep time is generally (but not always) left to last minute scouring of gmail accounts and the church suite. … Continue reading How to use the Everyday Church App
We want our kids to become 3D followers of Jesus. We want them to connect UP with God, IN with God’s people, and OUT to serve the world. This (little?) “Little Disciples” series has been all about how we help our kids to connect UP with God. So far, we’ve explored Bible reading (Little Disciples #2), praying (Little Disciples #3) and singing (Little Disciples #4). … Continue reading Little Disciples #5 – Children and the Holy Spirit
Get ready for your kids to enjoy an amazing virtual version of our Bright Lights party in your own home, with your kids’ friends! 🎁 What is ‘BRIGHT LIGHTS IN A BOX’?? We know it’s been a hard season and there will be no Bright Lights event held at our church building, but that doesn’t mean we can’t party… so we’ll bring our Bright Lights joy directly to your … Continue reading Bright Lights in a Box!
Question: What is the chief end of man? Answer: Man’s chief end is to glorify God, and to enjoy him forever. Hear me out before clicking away. The “Westminster Catechism” was written by the Church of England and Scotland a few hundred years ago to say what they believed. With great imaginative flair, they then shortened it to the “Westminster Shorter Catechism” (WSC). Thanks, guys. … Continue reading Little Disciples #4 – Children and Worship
An American writer called E.M. Bounds wrote this about a 100 years ago: “To men who think praying their main business and devote time to it according to this high estimate of its importance does God commit the keys of his kingdom, and by them does he work his spiritual wonders in this world.” Obviously, as 21st century Westerners we’d want to change the “To … Continue reading Little Disciples #3 – Children and Prayer