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Pray for our mission partners at Trinity Church Bradford

Emmanuel supports a number of long term mission partners in the UK as well as overseas. Our newest partners are Tom and Caroline Swinney who are church planting in Bradford. They visited us in the summer to tell us all about what they were doing. Since then, they’ve launched “Trinity Church Bradford” and started making lots of local connections. In the build…

Need motivation to get into God’s word? Dig in

Yes sir, everyday got to jump in the text‘Cause He’s the better way, yeah, the Son is the bestThat trash: I’ll pass on the pump and the vestGot the sword of the Spirit, I run to the textI run to the best answer for every questionIt’s got every teaching, every lesson,That we could ever need for reppin’Jesus, yes sir, He’s a blessing…

8 tips for talking to your kids about the sermon

Last night we started our first ever all age teaching series – three weeks in the book of Jonah (listen online if you missed it). That means the next couple of weeks will be a new opportunity for us as a church family, to listen to a whole Bible book taught while all in together, toddlers, students, parents and pensioners…   It’s…

Staying alive in 2012…

In John 6:63 Jesus says to his disciples “The Words I have spoken to you are spirit and they are life. Yet there are some of you who do not believe.”I believe Jesus’ words are spirit and life, I believe I need to hear them, obey them and meditate on them daily in order to really live. But I also seriously struggle…

Happy Christmas!

John Piper: Creation out of nothing was an awesome event. Imagine what the angelic spirits must have felt when the universe, material reality of which they had never imagined, was brought forth out of nothing by the command of God. The fall was an awful event, shaking the entire creation. The exodus was an amazing display of God’s power and love.  The…

Students – what are you taking a holiday from over Christmas?

A holiday from studying? Libraries? Deadlines? Pretty exciting! How about a holiday from… cooking for yourself? The *delicious* food in Hall? Doing your own laundry? Being woken up at 3am by your neighbours? All very exciting prospects… But if you’re anything like me, subconsciously does your holiday go further than that and become a holiday from church? A holiday from accountability to Christian…

Greece is the word!

With Greece often in the news headlines at the moment, it is good to keep remembering our mission partners, Jonathan, Dawn, Joel, Hannah, Esther and Ruth Clark, who work in Athens… The Clarks have been living in Athens since January 2007, where they work with the International Fellowship of Evangelical Students (IFES). Their aim, in partnership with Bible-believing churches in Greece, is…