Partnership #3 – Church as a Building

In this 3rd and final part of the series on Partnership we see how church is described as a building in 1 Peter 2:4-7, 1 Cor 3:10-16 and Ephesians 2:14-22 . We particularly look at the organisation and structure of church – with Jesus as the chief cornerstone, the ministry of the five-fold ministry, local leadership and how all Christians, as living stones, have their part to play.

Partnership #2 – Behaving and Belonging

This sermon addresses two issues. A core belief we have as a church is that we are saved by grace through faith in Jesus. However, it is also clear that salvation leads to a changed lifestyle. This sermon examines what this new lifestyle looks like and the sort of behaviour that is associated with being a disciple of Jesus. Then it looks at how the early Christians met together and the types of things they did – we want to…

Partnership #1 – Connected as Believers

This is the first in a 3 part series on ‘Partnership’. Previously this was referred to as ‘Membership’. This series looks at what is involved in making Partnership meaningful. This sermon looks at how the New Testament describes the church as a body and a building and what this means in terms of Christians’ relationships with one another and their commitment to one another. It then goes on to show that one distinguishing mark of Christians together in a fellowship…