Members on Mission

[Membership Series 2 of 3] Members are on Mission because membership matters In part one of our series on membership (Membership Matters), we saw that membership of the local church is important in God’s plans for the world. Here in part …

Pray & Connect with Carols

For most of the year Jesus Christ is a by-word among our neighbours, friends and families. But at Christmastime there will be shops and service stations, concerts and carols across TV channels where songs of Jesus will see people singing: …

Elders and their Children

A timely question came in on one of our Communication Cards recently… “Please explain Titus 1:6, re: children of an elder being believers. Where is the line drawn, i.e. children (older) making their own choices?” The question coincides with our season …

Will Christians be judged in the end?

A recent question came in on one of our Communication Card, it reads: “How does James 5:9 and James 5:12 fit with Romans 8:1? Can we be sure as Christians that we won’t be condemned/judged in the end?” What a …

Why we use iCOMA

We love the Bible. Not because we like leather-bound books, but because the Bible is God’s word, all 66 books of God speaking to us. We love to hear God speak to us when we open the Bible and read …

Can God give even more grace?

We received this question from a Communication Card on Sunday: “What does it (James 4:6) mean by ‘more grace’? God has already shown grace by sending Jesus. Does it mean God is showing ongoing love?” This is an excellent question, …

What good is it…?

“Does faith work, when there are no good works?” That’s the question we asked on Sunday and in our small groups as we continue in our series in the Book of James. When James the preacher writes his letter, he …

Disciples Who Do the Word

You’ve heard it said that “actions speak louder than words”, so can faith work when it’s about words? The Bible shows us something extraordinary in it’s answer, or rather, someone extraordinary. For not only do we see that God is …

When Facing Temptation

We’ve met trials of various kinds, we’ve faced temptation, and for many of us that’s happened in the last week. Our current discipleship series is in the Book of James, a letter that many mistake as being about works vs …