Ask Jackson

Posted by Amy on March 8, 2018


On Sunday we heard from Jackson about the Ministry Apprenticeship at St Helens. We caught up with him this week to ask the questions you really wanted the answers to.

Somebody asks "I’m worried about giving up my salary. How have you dealt with this?"

Yeah, it’s been tricky. Thankfully Annalise (Jackson’s wife) is still working so she’s providing for our household! But we’ve also had support from friends who have wanted to contribute. Continue reading…

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The God of Exodus

Posted by Sunday Evening Team on March 7, 2018

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On Sunday evening we asked you to send in your applications after Mickey's sermon on the plagues in Exodus. Here are some of the applications that were texted in. We hope they help you to keep meditating on God's word this week and talking about it together.

- This is a foretaste of what it is to stand against God and so experience his powerful judgement. We should yield to him, tell others about this judgement and pray they will yield Continue reading…

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PREACHING MATTERS: Gwilym Davies, Teaching The End of Romans

Posted by Sam on March 5, 2018

How do we teach the last quarter of Paul's letter to the Romans? What themes of the whole letter is Paul still emphasising?

Gwilym Davies discusses how he has recently taught through Romans 12-15, and why thesse chapters are so vital and rich. Watch it now.

The full series of talks can be found here

St Helen's Media is pleased to bring you Preaching Matters, a video resource designed to equip, encourage and inspire those who teach God Continue reading…

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Why you're finding it hard to grow

Posted by Sam on March 1, 2018

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I read J.C. Ryle's book Do You Pray? and you should too.

Let me give you a few reasons:

- It's very readable, both in its length and tone so you'll have no troubles.

- It also isn't going to guilt trip you about something that you're already aware is a weakness. Instead he comes alongside you as a brother in Christ, and a pastor, and he encourages us towards the goal.

- It deals with a topic that is almost too obvious.

To which you mi Continue reading…

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I Learnt to Love to Read

Posted by Amy on February 22, 2018


I love to read.

Or perhaps, more accurately, I have learnt to love to read.

It may not always be the most natural thing to pick up a book. But when I do I’m glad; I open the pages and enter a most wonderful world – of thought.

Why do I read?

I read books to think beyond myself; to move beyond the parameters of my own thoughts and ideas. To read is to converse with the great minds of the past and present. I read because on my own I have Continue reading…

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