New Testament Characters: Peter pt. 2

New Testament Characters: Peter pt. 2

1 peter 5 We are all God’s flock. This week we focused on the scripture 1 Peter 5 and looked further into the New Testament Character of Peter and his writings. So, what’s the clear message that Peter is trying to portray? To put it simply: all people are Gods flock, and we’re all leaders […]

New Testament Characters: Peter pt.1

New Testament Characters: Peter pt.1

  This week we un-packed the story of Peter and how he ‘stepped out the boat’ by faith. Check out Matthew 14:22-33 – Peter put himself in a position to walk out on water to meet Jesus. Peter had the faith he needed to step out of that boat, in stormy conditions, to walk on […]

New Testament Characters: Thomas

New Testament Characters: Thomas

4 Now Thomas, one of the Twelve, was not with the disciples when Jesus came. 25 So the other disciples told him, “We have seen the Lord!” But he said to them, “Unless I see the nail marks in his hands and put my finger where the nails were, and put my hand into his side, I […]

Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday

Easter is about celebrating the life of Jesus and what He did for us. Easter changes everything – because if Jesus didn’t come back from the dead then nothing we do as a church makes sense. Paul put it simply – 1 Corinthians 15:17 “ and if Christ had not been raised, then your faith […]

New Testament Characters: Martha

New Testament Characters: Martha

This week we had a look at Martha – a character in the bible that is known for ‘a woman with great Faith’. Martha can teach us a lot of lessons, though in this blog we’ll focus on how she waited well. Check out John 11: 1-6 and 17-27 – Martha’s brother has died four […]

New Testament Characters: John pt. 2

New Testament Characters: John pt. 2

“ God is light; in him there is no darkness at all” This week we had a look at the book of 1st John. John the apostle – one of Jesus’ best friends and was a common witness of a lot of Jesus’ movements, teachings and miracles. John Wrote to combat false teachers within the […]

New Testament Characters: John

New Testament Characters: John

The last few weeks we have been taking look at the New Testament characters, this week we looked at John the disciple. John is a significant character in the New Testament as John is described as ‘ the disciple whom Jesus loved’. There is a common theme in the gospel of John, and that is […]

New Testament Characters: Luke

New Testament Characters: Luke

As we look at the gospel Luke its good to understand that he was a Doctor, he was the only Gentile author of the New Testament, he travelled with Paul a lot, and like Mark, he was also not one of Jesus’ 12 disciples. As a doctor he already had a general care of people […]

New Testament Characters: Mark

New Testament Characters: Mark

Mark was a unique character in the New Testament, as he was the first ever gospel writer, yet was not one of Jesus’ 12 disciples. He spent a lot of time with Paul and Barnabas and even accompanied them on their first mission journey. Though Mark journeyed with them, he fled half way through – […]

New Testament Characters – Matthew

New Testament Characters – Matthew

Matthew the Tax collector and Disciple This week we looked at the story of Matthew. Matthew was a Tax collector, which was one of the most hated occupations because he was seen as doing dirty work against his fellow people by cheating them out of their money. When Jesus saw Matthew, he looked past his occupation and loved […]