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What Should You Do This Year?

Maybe another way to put the question is: “Why are you here?” And I am not asking: “Why have you come to Rekindle?” Because the answer is obvious, you were tricked by a vague link or misleading social media post. The questions I am asking are: why do you exist; what is your purpose; why…
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Material for Feasting, Fellowship & Flourishing-13

At the Holiday Bible Club service on 7 July 2019 Grant Retief preached briefly from Luke 23. It’s a short but rich passage (see below). Look at the word ‘kingdom’ for instance in verse 42. The New Bible Dictionary explains that the word ‘kingdom’ brings with it associations of judgement, a call to repentance, and,…
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MATERIAL FOR FEASTING, FELLOWSHIP & FLOURISHING-12

On 30 June 2019 a guest preacher to CCU, John Mason, preached a sermon on 2 Corinthians 4:1-6 (the NIV passage below). John’s keywords for this passage were: ‘light shining in darkness’. The author of the Corinthians passage uses an important Old Testament quotation that influences the meaning of this New Testament section. In your…
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MATERIAL FOR FEASTING, FELLOWSHIP & FLOURISHING-11

In June 2019 at CCU Steven Gounder preached a sermon on John 6:41-71 (see passage below). Steven’s main point was based on verses 44 to 45. He explained from these verses that none of us can believe in Jesus using our own strength or knowledge. It is God who draws us and teaches us. Only…
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MATERIAL FOR FEASTING, FELLOWSHIP & FLOURISHING-10

10-Minute Version If you are a Christian, Jesus has clothed you. In armour. Armour that protects you against the devil’s schemes. Jesus changed you to fit into that cross-shaped armour and now all you need to do is stand in his strength. So: when things get tough, remember whose you are. Don’t lose hope. Jesus…
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