what is god saying?
Terry Virgo, the founder of our Newfrontiers movement of churches, has been praying for revival for many years. He wonders whether the dramatic increase in church attendance brought about by live-streaming during the coronavirus pandemic, signals that a powerful move of God is around the corner (Read article)
Paul, chained and restricted in prison, wrote,
“My circumstances have turned out for the greater progress of the gospel.” (Philippians 1:12)
Here's some thought-provoking reads, videos and ways to pray - methods to keep you connected to God and give you time to hear what he is saying to you and to us as a church at this time - let's not miss what God is doing...
The Final Days of Jesus
This is an easy read charting the most important week of the most important person who ever lived. This book will help you better understand what actually happened all those years ago - and why it matters today. Great read over Easter!
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The publishers say: In these uncertain times, believers can take solace in the unchanging nature of God toward us, his beloved children. Be reminded of the truth of the gospel and encourage others among you to do the same.
Phil Moore is doing a video series Scattered People each weekday while the lock-down continues in the UK. Short sessions (under 12 mins each), looking at Acts with prophetic guidance. Aim is to help you make the most of this time which we are in and seeing what God is doing.
Phil Moore leads Everyday Church in London. He is the author of the Straight to the Heart series of devotional commentaries – excellent and easy reads if you want to go through a book of the bible.
Prayer & Fasting
We are joining with our Newfrontiers friends every Monday for a day for prayer over this unprecedented time. Because “God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in time of trouble. Therefore we will not fear…Ps 46:1-2”
Ephesians 6:18 urges us to “pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be alert and always keep praying for all the saints”.
This is a call to pray for our nation, our government and our health services, for those who are suffering and for the Church to rise up and shine in this hour. We're producing a sheet each week to help you pray through specific areas and give you ideas on how to pray. If you can't do Mondays, find another day or work through the sheet for the week.
Week 1 – 6 to 12 April
Week 2 – 13 to 19 April
Week 3 - 20 to 26 April
Week 4 - 27 to 3 May
Morning Tea with Matt!
Every weekday 10.00 - 10.30 am during the lockdown join Matt and his morning tea companions as they read and discuss Psalms in the Bible, pray and have fellowship together. Make some tea, log in and enjoy the time.
Held via Zoom - click here to access (password - 785475)
Bible Free app from NIV read by David Suchet
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