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by Ben Baker

The Big Story #6: God's Church

The Big Story #6: God's Church

Rounding off our big Bible overview we look to the conclusion of the story and what we need to do to get there. God has chosen us to play a part in it, but how? What does it mean to be God's church?

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by Ben Baker

The Big Story #5: God's Son

The Big Story #5: God's Son

It all points to Him, everything that had come before, the promises, the prophecies, the people. Here we reach the climax of God's story in a person, God's son, Jesus Christ. We don't understand him until we see how he fits into what's come before.

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by Ben Baker

The Big Story #4: God's Prophets

The Big Story #4: God's Prophets

How do we make sense of those prophetic books? Are they for us? Are they just for the people of the time? We take a look at the rise of the prophets in one of the darkest times in Israel's history, the exile.

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by Ben Baker

The Big Story #3: God's Kingdom

The Big Story #3: God's Kingdom

Look around the world and we see kings, presidents, leaders who are very much flawed. Israel had a king - God, but they wanted a human king. We look at how that worked out for God's people.

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by Ben Baker

The Big Story #2: God's People

The Big Story #2: God's People

God's story is both cosmic in scope and intimate in care, we see that as he chose to fulfil his purposes in a family. But why did God choose Abraham and the people of Israel to be the ones who would be a blessing to the whole world?

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by Ben Baker

The Big Story #1: God's Creation

The Big Story #1: God's Creation

Genesis means beginnings. We dive in to the start of the big story looking at what we can learn from those early chapters about who God is, who we are and what the story is all about...

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by Ben Baker

Playground or Battleground? - James 4

Playground or Battleground? - James 4

Continuing through the book James, we recieve a challenge to stay faithful to God in a faithless world, but how are we supposed to stay in the world but not of it?

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by Hannah Lamont

The Bro Code - James 1

The Bro Code - James 1

Hannah kicks off a new series looking at the Book of James, written by James (obviously!) the brother of Jesus (wait, what?!). What does the poor guy living in the shadow of a super sibling have to say about being a Christian?

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by Joshua Etheridge

Mary, Did You Know?

Mary, Did You Know?

What would Mary, mum to the messiah, have been thinking and feeling that first Christmas? Josh unpacks his favourite Christmas Carol.

 

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by Ben Baker

A Charismatic introvert?

A Charismatic introvert?

Do you know your Myers Briggs personality type? Introvert or extrovert? Does it make a difference to the extent you feel at home at your church? Here's one account of being an introvert at a Charismatic church.

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by Tom Creedy

Reformation Day

Reformation Day

Nailed it! Instead of celebrating halloween, why not celebrate the most significant movement in church history? Looking to Reformation Day (31st October), Tom unpacks why the reformation is worth celebrating!

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by Joshua Jones

Holy Halloween

Holy Halloween

It's that time year again, the shops are decorated orange and black, pumpkins fill the supermarkets and you've perhaps been invited to a fancy-dress party. How should Christians respond to the Halloween hype?

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