Online Church Services

As we are all required to keep a physical distance from others, and as churches have close the doors to the buildings, the church is still meeting: online. Below is a list of “virtual services” offered by churches in our area, with links, so you can join in. Summerhill Baptist Church...

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What does Minecraft teach us about God?

By: City Bible ForumThis simple computer game had sold over 125M copies. It’s engaging, versatile, inventive, and puts you in charge. There are character costumes, themed parties, even international MineCon conventions. James Garth, a Dad of Minecrafting boys, an aerospace engineer, fellow...

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I Want That… Pick me.

By: Susan BrowningI want to be the one that always says “yes” when He asks. I remember when I was in my teens I was part of a bible study with incredible leaders in the next few generations above me… (Pause here and note: it’s so important to do life with other...

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Better Than Access to the Gold Lounge

By: Stephen McAlpineI now have access to the coveted Gold Lounge. I’m sitting here in the Gold Lounge at the Auckland airport, heading home from a conference, and it’s all hors d’oeuvres, funky drinks, comfy chairs, free everything, and peacefully quiet.  Far from the...

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Jesus is Never in a Hurry

By: Dr Eliezer GonzalezWe’re always in a hurry, and it’s easy for us to miss things. That’s why it’s so good to know that God isn’t, and he doesn’t. When Simon Peter entered the tomb of Jesus on the greatest Sunday morning in the history of the world, what he...

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Storms Are Life

By: Elaine Fraser For a long time it seemed to me that life was about to begin – real life. But there was always some obstacle in the way, something to be gotten through first, some unfinished business, time to still be served, a debt to be paid. Then life would begin. At last it dawned on me that...

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How a Son Becomes a Man

By: Focus On The Family Darren Lewis is a father of four boys and the founder of “Fathering Adventures”. Darren discusses how a father can best help his son transition into manhood… in a healthy way. He also shares some of the benefits of celebrating a “rite of passage” ceremony. Listen:...

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