inspiration in your inbox Thursday, 11 July 2024   Hebrews 7:1-14 ( with OT quotes in italics) 1 This ‘King Melchizedek of Salem, priest of the Most High God, met Abraham as he was returning from defeating the kings and blessed him’; 2 and to him Abraham apportioned ‘one-tenth of everything’. His name, in the first place, means ‘king …

Hebrews 6:9-20 (with OT quote in italics) 9 Even though we speak in this way, beloved, we are confident of better things in your case, things that belong to salvation. 10 For God is not unjust; he will not overlook your work and the love that you showed for his sake in serving the saints, as you still do. 11 And we …

Hebrews 5:11–6:8  11 About this we have much to say that is hard to explain, since you have become dull in understanding. 12 For though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to teach you again the basic elements of the oracles of God. You need milk, not solid food; 13 for everyone who lives on milk, being …

Hebrews 5:1-10 (with OT quotes in italics) 1 Every high priest chosen from among mortals is put in charge of things pertaining to God on their behalf, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins. 2 He is able to deal gently with the ignorant and wayward, since he himself is subject to weakness; 3 and because of this he must offer …

 Today’s service is led by the Revd Andy Braunston  Welcome As Labi Siffre’s haunting song, about the barriers he faced due to prejudice against some of his own identities, fades we think today about who we are.  Many of us don’t have to think too hard about who we are as we’re perceived as being …

Hebrews 4 (with OT quotes in italics) Therefore, while the promise of entering his rest is still open, let us take care that none of you should seem to have failed to reach it. 2 For indeed the good news came to us just as to them; but the message they heard did not benefit them, because they …

Hebrews 3 (with OT quotes in italics) 1 Therefore, brothers and sisters, holy partners in a heavenly calling, consider that Jesus, the apostle and high priest of our confession, 2 was faithful to the one who appointed him, just as Moses also ‘was faithful in all God’s house.’ 3 Yet Jesus is worthy of more glory than Moses, just as the …

Hebrews 2:5-18 (with OT quotes in italics) 5 Now God did not subject the coming world, about which we are speaking, to angels. 6 But someone has testified somewhere,      ‘What are human beings that you are mindful of them,      or mortals, that you care for them?7     You have made them for a little while lower than the angels;      you …

Our worship on Sunday at 11:00 will include our monthly celebration of Holy Communion, led by The Revd Jacob Bali (Minister). The Chinese Group and the Junior Church will leave after the second hymn for their own time of worship and activities in other parts of our building, returning to share in Communion at the …

Wednesday 3rd July 2024  Hebrews 2:1-4 1 Therefore we must pay greater attention to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away from it. 2 For if the message declared through angels was valid, and every transgression or disobedience received a just penalty, 3 how can we escape if we neglect so great a salvation? It was declared …