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Greater than the temple

Jesus often ran into conflict with the religious authorities. In doing so he often reminded people of his concern for us as humans first and foremost … and that rules and regulations were secondary matters. None more so than in … Continue reading

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Just say the word

On Sunday we will be having a traditional church service as we explore the miracles of Jesus. We will think particularly about the story of the Roman centurion who appealed to Jesus to heal his servant. We’re trying to make … Continue reading

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Braving the wilderness

Before heading out on a three year journey, Jesus spent time in the wilderness. Why? At times, life brings us all wilderness experiences and often we try to avoid them. This Sunday we will explore what they might have to … Continue reading

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Well Pleased

Early Matthew’s gospel, Jesus takes the plunge and joins others who are being baptised by John in the River Jordan. Unlike others though, as Jesus emerges from the river something very special happens. If you’d like to know what, then … Continue reading

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You Belong!

This Sunday, Inspire Church begins a new series as we journey through Matthew’s gospel up until Easter. This is part of our annual ‘routine’ as we remind ourselves about the life of Jesus and the special community he created. The … Continue reading

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Embrace the darkness

On this the fourth Sunday in advent we’re taking a break from all the Christmas palava to sit quietly and reflect. Celtic christianity teaches us that new beginnings grow out of darkness and that the time of advent is perhaps … Continue reading

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God with us

God with us As we approach the third Sunday in advent we have a very special day in store. In the morning we will have a special carol service with lots of singing and our very own Inspire Church Choir. … Continue reading

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Beer & Carols

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Immaculate

There’s nothing better than a Christmas surprise? Mmmm. Not sure Joseph would agree. Don’t worry though, Matthew’s gospel has it covered. Come and find out how! Advent continues at Inspire Church as we think about the immaculate conception … and … Continue reading

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The Child King

Who knew there were so many children in the Bible? This week we learn about Josiah – the child king who took the throne at the age of eight. But even at such a tender age, he had a few … Continue reading

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