Our God reigns

It’s time to get ready! Not for Black Friday but for the Reign of the King. Whilst many people are excited about Black Friday specials it’s time to dust off those Advent wreaths. This Sunday is not only the 1st of the Month but it is the beginning of Advent – our time to reflect…

Love and the Prophetic

The past two weeks Wayne has focused on love from Luke’s gospel. This week Laurie will pick up on the theme of love and look at how the prophetic enables us to receive the love of the kingdom and share it with others.  

Identity within the Kingdom

The Kingdom of God came through the anointing of the Spirit on Jesus, giving Him authority to announce and demonstrate the rule and reign of God. He then delegated this authority to his disciples and at Pentacost anointed them with power to continue his ministry. This delegated authority now rests on the church. However, lack…

Rethinking Atonement

Directly from Derek’s desk: I am currently engaged in a project, with several Vineyard theologians from the US, UK, Europe and RSA, to review the doctrine of the atonement. There is a positive and a negative reason for this. • The negative reason is that, over the last few decades, there are growing voices challenging…