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Today we start a brand new series in which we explore the issues that give us our identity as a Baptist Church.

Who do we Think we Are? Exploring our Spiritual DNA, begins with Baptism.



Christ is Risen!

He is risen indeed, Hallelujah!

Jesus is not some dead hero, but a living Saviour.

Simon takes a look at Luke 24:1-12 as we celebrate Easter 2019.


Family Matters

The final part of our series Blueprint: God’s Plan for the Church looks at the importance of family and the blessing of the fruit of the Spirit in Ephesians 6:1-4.


Marriage: The Gospel on Display

This week we look at a very important way that we live out the gospel.

Ephesians 5:21-33 gives us a breath-taking insight into God’s purpose for a spirit-filled marriage.


Marks of a Spirit-Filled Church

We continue our long-running series Blueprint: God’s Plan for His Church.  This part focuses on Ephesians 5:18-20 and what it means to be a Church, full of the Spirit of God.


The Me God Sees

Our HUB all-age service this month focuses on who we are inside – and the potential God sees inside each of us.  Simon Peter was one of those who Jesus called as a disciple.  Jesus saw inside him and saw the man he would become, just as He knows who we can be.

this is a whole service […]


Let Your Light Shine

The first Sunday in lent, and as we begin to prepare for Easter we continue with God’s Blueprint for the Church.  This week we consider how we can reflect God’s light, be children of light and Let Your Light Shine.

Simon also encouraged us to reflect on our day by doing the following:

Rewind the day and look for signs […]


Journey On

This week we return to Ephesians (5:1-7) in our series Blueprint: God’s Masterplan for the Church, and are thinking about the journey God has called us onto.

Fasten your seat belts as it will be a challenging ride!


Behind the Scenes

The final sermon in our short series helping us to think of the current turmoil around us from a Kingdom perspective.  This week we look at Revelation 4.


God is Love

The February HUB service looks at Valentines Day, and how God’s love is so much bigger, stronger, higher, wider and deeper than we can possibly imagine.

this is a whole service recording