Author: Office WCB Account

As promised in our August  correspondence around safeguarding, we have arranged some training workshops for teenagers, parents and youth leaders  to raise awareness around the use of Social Media. The training will be led by Deborah Webster of Thrive Academy and the details are set...

23 December – Anna: 84 years old She doesn’t appear in too many nativity plays, but probably in any case would prefer to stay in the background. We are told that her father’s name was Phanuel, which signifies “the face of God” no less. I wonder...

21 December – The wise men bring 3 gifts (Matthew 2:1-11) It was our first Christmas together both as husband and wife and in our new congregation where God had called us to serve. Several members suggested to me that it would be a good idea to...

20 December – The angelic host (Matthew 1: 18-25, Luke 2:8-20) What would you like to be when you grow up? My parents tell the story that when I was asked that question by my home minister, I responded by saying Prime Minister. He commended me for...

18 December – 14 generations (Galatians 4:1-7; Hebrews 13:1-8) When it comes to reading genealogies, it generally requires a short, sharp intake of breath and to sound confident when it comes to the most obscure sounding, polysyllabic tongue twisters. I can remember preaching through Nehemiah a number...