Pastors’ Update

What3words When it comes to the apps I have on my phone I’m quite selective, but one which I’ve allowed through my stringent filter is what3words. You may have heard of it or even have it. It enables a specific location to be found to anywhere in...

What happened to 2020? Who could have foreseen the year that we’ve just lived through? This time last year we were entering 2020 as a year of vision, a number which neatly lent itself to this spiritual metaphor. And yet, for all its difficulties 2020 was a year...

‘Do not neglect meeting together’ This passage from the Bible, found in Hebrews 10:24-25, has been aired quite a lot of late.  It’s all about Christians making sure that we stay connected. The current relevance has to do with the restrictions there have been on church gatherings...

“I’m all Zoomed out!” Those are certainly words which have crossed my lips on more than one occasion these past few months.  Digital technology has been with us for a long time but since March of this year it’s played an increasingly important role in most of...

It’s been a while since we’ve produced a Pastors’ Update, having been focused on matters pertaining to the global pandemic. That said, we’ve not been remiss with regard to communication - just not via this means. The world has certainly changed over the past few months and...

The Battle Lines Are Drawn With regard to the Coronavirus situation, as I was praying yesterday I sensed the words, ‘The battle lines are drawn’ and that the church must arise to do battle and contend against this sickness. I saw an image of a vast battlefield...

Some thoughts about the Coronavirus situation. This is a little longer than our usual updates but hopefully you find it helpful. I want us to look at what I think are the three main areas of focus at this time. Firstly, the onset of panic that is causing...

“In this world you will have trouble.” These were words which Jesus spoke and, at first glance, not the most encouraging. Probably the biggest question that most people have with regard to God is why does he allow suffering? Why is there war, pain, loss, famine and...

We’ve recently finished a teaching series at Revival Church entitled, 'Jesus is Lord - So What?' looking at what it means to make Jesus No.1 in our lives. Much is rightly made of Jesus being our Saviour - receiving the fullness of his life - but...

What foundations are our lives built upon? In September we’re beginning a new teaching series at Revival Church aimed at strengthening our foundations as Christians. This will involve equipping us with some tools to help mine even deeper riches from the Bible and to strengthen our...