Choosing a church at uni.

Posted by Student Team on September 30, 2011

Church Shopping

We’re giving our top tips for Christian students. Today we think about choosing a church.

Church will play a massive part in your spiritual growth while at university. Here’s our top 4 tips:

Get stuck into one church. London is full of churches, you could spend every week of your degree checking out a different one. That would be a disaster. Instead why not shortlist a few churches and try one or two a couple of times in your first ter Continue reading…

Categories: Students   |   Comments: 0  |   + Add a comment

Hidden opportunity, certain return - The one

Posted by City Team on September 29, 2011

Is the kingdom of Jesus here?  It certainly doesn’t look like it!  The world is plagued by death, disease, and disorder.

I found William’s talk at our midweek City lunchtime meeting very helpful in answering this question.  It’s so easy to be cowed by the world around us and to be shy or embarrassed about Jesus.  People like Richard Dawkins would say that Christians must be stupid to believe in a kingdom they can’t see.

But according to Continue reading…

Categories: City, City Talks   |   Comments: 0  |   + Add a comment

The gospel: nice option or necessary solution?

Posted on September 29, 2011

Romans 1:18-32 is probably not the kind of passage you would write in someone’s birthday card, or pin up on the wall next to your desk. Not only does it sound like a very grim account of horrible stuff, but some of the details are pretty controversial too, particularly in western culture at the moment.

Why then was it that as we studied these words on Tuesday, many of us were excited by the end of the evening? How can our hearts possi Continue reading…

Categories: RML Romans   |   Comments: 0  |   + Add a comment

The Living Stone

Posted by The 4pm Team on September 28, 2011

On Sunday 18th September Aneirin preached to us at the 4pm service from 1 Peter 1:22-2:3. If you missed this sermon or would like to hear it again, click here. Here are some questions to help us apply these truths to our hearts and lives.

- What should characterise your small group this year? How could you contribute to making that happen?

- What will longing for the pure spiritual milk look like in practice for us individually this com Continue reading…

Categories: Sunday Afternoon   |   Comments: 0  |   + Add a comment

Why study John's Gospel?

Posted by City Team on September 27, 2011

A few things that will hopefully help us as we prayfully seek to invite people to study John's Gospel with us:

In the video clips below Richard and Mark give us their perspective on why asking people to look at John's gospel is a good thing. 
There are many reasons to look at John's gospel.  It is short, frank and accessible.  It is a foundational source of evidence for Jesus being the Messiah and the Son of God.  But some people make a Continue reading…

Categories: Truth at Work, City   |   Comments: 0  |   + Add a comment

Latest related from the


Meet PrayerMate

We caught up with the developer of PrayerMate to find out what it is and how it got started. Andy Geers used to be part of the 6pm congregation at St Helens before heading off with a church plant. Hi Andy! You’re the developer of PrayerMate.…

Read on



See All Events
St Helen’s Church Office, Great St Helen’s, London EC3A 6AT | VIEW MAP

Tel. 020 7283 2231   Email. [email protected]

© St Helen’s Bishopsgate 2019.

Privacy and Cookies. Registered Charity No. 1131501

Reach out. Build up. Send out.

This site makes some use of cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here