From the Pastor’s Desk – Lockdown 11 – Lazarus

LAZARUS: LOCKDOWN; IN THE GRAVE The name Lazarus means “God is my Helper.” This Lazarus was “A man from Bethany”. A personal friend of Jesus.  A brother to Mary and Martha. As we see from our reading in John Chapter 11, he died, was raised to life by Jesus, having spent 4 days in...
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From the Pastor’s Desk – Lockdown 10 – Job

 “NUGGETS OF GOLD FROM JOB” CONTAINED IN GOD’S WORD – FROM HIS PERSONAL LOCKDOWN Read: Job 1:1-19 We are introduced to Job in chapter one. He is known to God.  He feared God.  He had an Awe of God.  Job shunned evil.  He was a Righteous man.  He was exceedingly wealthy.  He loved...
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From the Pastor’s Desk – Lockdown 9 – Esther

LOCKDOWN: “IN THE PALACE”: ESTHER The Book of Esther opens with a picture of the power and wealth of King Xerxes. He ruled over 127 Provinces that stretched from India to Cush, from his Royal Throne in the Citadel of Susa. In the third year of his reign he gave a banquet for all...
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From the Pastor’s Desk – Lockdown 8 – Noah

LOCKDOWN : NOAH The name Noah means: “Rest, Quiet and Comfort.” Noah’s Epitaph in The Faith Hall of Fame in Hebrews chapter 11 states: “By faith Noah, when warned about things not seen, in Holy Fear built an Ark to save his family. By faith he condemned the world and became heir...
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From the Pastor’s Desk – Lockdown 7 – Faith in the Furnace – No Compromise

LOCKDOWN : SHADRACH, MESHACH & ABEDNEGO FAITH IN THE FURNACE : NO COMPROMISE This is one of my favourite historical, Biblical stories from my Sunday School days. The Book of Daniel is an amazing story of the Second Exodus of the people of Israel, not from Egypt but from...
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From the Pastor’s Desk – Lockdown 6 – 120 in the Upper Room

LOCKDOWN : 120 IN THE UPPER ROOM Read: Acts 1:1-11 Jesus’ Instructions prior to His Ascension Read: Acts 2:1-11 The fulfilment of Jesus’ Promise to send The Holy Spirit. On Pentecost Sunday we celebrate the fact that Heavenly Father and Jesus sent The Holy Spirit. (Acts 2:17) “I...
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Elim Day of Prayer on Pentecost Sunday 31st May 2020

Join our Day of Prayer on Pentecost Sunday! I know many of you are marking Pentecost Sunday. It is a significant day. We want to invite you and your congregation to join our special Day of Prayer on Sunday 31 May at 9am and 7pm. On the Day of Pentecost, the Holy Spirit birthed...
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From The Pastor’s Desk – Lockdown 5 – Gideon

LOCKDOWN: GIDEON (Judges 6 – 7) The Nation of Israel was far away from The Lord. Gideon had grown up aware that every year the Nomadic Midianites would raid and steal their crops and livestock. It was heart breaking year after year to literally see all their hard work being...
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From the Pastor’s Desk- Lockdown 4 – Zechariah

From The Pastor’s Desk…..           “LOCKDOWN: ZECHARIAH: A PREGNANT PAUSE.” We read in chapter one of Luke’s Gospel Zechariah’s experience of Lockdown. The name Zechariah means “Jehovah Remembers” Zechariah was a Priest, from the...
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From the Pastor’s Desk – Lockdown 3 – Jonah

From The Pastor’s Desk…… Continuing our series of messages entitled: “Lockdown.” “LOCKDOWN: JONAH: IN THE WHALE.” Chapter 1 : It should have been so simple! 1, “The Word Of The Lord Came!” (v1) To Jonah son of Amittai. Go to...
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