Services and Messages

16th March

Message from Bishop Robert Atwell | Coronavirus (COVID-19) video

15th March

Sermon by Rev Andy Farmer on Beatitudes Matthew ch 5 v 1-3

22nd March

Rev. Andy Bowden’s Sermon – Matthew ch 5 v 13-16

29th March

Sermon by Paul Nixon on Matthew 5 v.17-27

28th March

Rev. Andy Bowden talks about our fears and how we can deal with them.

Family Focus 3rd April

Tristan and Sarah’s interactive talk about Palm Sunday

5th April

Sermon by Andy Farmer for Palm Sunday, Mark ch 11 v 1 – 11, with added hymns.

Palm Sunday Service sheet

Family Focus 7th April – Messy Church

Tristan talks about why we celebrate Easter, and there is a PDF of crafts to do on our Resources page.

10th April Good Friday

All Age Family Service by Andy Bowden, from Mark ch 15, v 22-32, explaining what happened on that day, with songs and videos.

12th April Easter Sunday

Fantastic fun Family celebration of Easter morning, describing the great news of the Risen Christ!

19th April

Andy Farmer unpacks the message in John ch 20, about the apostle Thomas at first doubting the resurrection of Jesus, and addreses our own doubts.

Family Focus 19th April

Talk by Tristan and Sarah on how we can believe even though we cannot see Jesus right now…Please see the linked crafts on the Resources page under Family Focus.


26th April

Andy Bowden talks about what faith is, and how to strengthen our faith in these difficult times, based on Matthew ch 11, v 1-12

Family Focus 26th April

Tristan and Sarah talk about building up our faith, based on Hebrews ch11 v 1-3.  Please see the related crafts on our Resources page.

3rd of May

Andy Bowden unlocks the meaning of ‘Church’ for us today…see the linked activities for children, under Resources.

10th May 

Andy Farmer describes four elements of Discipleship relevant to us today.

Family Focus – 10th May

Tristan and Sarah describe what it means to be a disciple of Jesus, with craft pages for our younger members on the Resources page.

17th May

Rev. Andy Bowden discusses the true meaning of happiness, based on Psalm 131 v 1 – 3, Mark 8 v 33 and Romans 8 v 31 –

17th May

Tristan and Sarah explore Contentment, from Psalm 131 v 1 – 3, with all sorts of questions to ponder – and crafts to download on our Resources page!

Family Focus – 24th May

Tristan and Sarah describe what happened just after Ascension, and the power of the Holy Spirit.  Jump to the colouring pages on the Resources page.

24th May

Rev. Andy Farmer considers the meaning of ‘witness’, and how we can live our lives as Christian witnesses, referring to Acts 1 v.1-11.

31st May All Age Family Service

Andy Bowden speaks about the promise of Pentecost, and how it was fulfilled in Acts 2.

7th June All Age Service

Andy Bowden, Tristan and Sarah talk about the healing power of Jesus’ name in Acts 3 v 1-16

Family Focus 14th June

Acts 3 v17-26 – What is repentance?

14th June 

Andy Farmer discusses Acts 3 v 17- 26 in relation to Isaiah 53 v 3 – 8, leading us to look deeper into the Bible and share the good news of God’s amazing Grace.

21st June Family Focus

Tristan and Sarah talk about Salvation, as explained in Acts 4 v 1-22, with some fun games and brain teasers!

21 June

Andy discusses Acts Ch 4 v 1 – 22, and the heart of the Christian faith: Salvation through Jesus Christ.


28th June Service

Andy Bowden talks about what happened next – after Peter and John were released from prison on condition they did not speak about Jesus…Acts Ch 4 v 23-31

28th June Family Focus

Tristan and Sarah discuss how the disciples asked for boldness to proclaim the gospel, and the importance of unity (vs.uniformity) in prayer and faith – Acts 4 v 23-31.

All Age Service 5th July

Andy Bowden talks about the story of Jonah and how he tried to run away from God – please see the wonderful pages of crafts, colourings and a teasing word search in our Resources section!