West Denton Church Blog

Being a Beacon!

As we approach the time when we re-open our buildings I’ve been drawn ever more to God in prayer. Our week of prayer, and fasting on Monday, has been a time of real encouragement. As we’ve met and prayed God has reinforced to us that we are to be a beacon in the community – both […]

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Smoothing out the road.

Isaiah ch. 42 vs 16 “I will lead blind Israel down a new path, guiding them along an unfamiliar way. I will brighten the darkness before them and smooth out the road ahead of them. Yes, I will indeed do these things; I will not forsake them.” As we met as a leadership team this week, […]

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Standing at the mouth of the cave?

I couldn’t let this week go by without mentioning football, it’s hard to avoid it! The nation has been gripped by euphoria over this past two weeks with flags and bunting everywhere and even Mandy has watched a game! I have found it interesting observing not just the football but also seeing the emotional roller coaster that […]

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Disturbing the Present!

“To better the future we must disturb the present.” These words have really challenged my thoughts this week and are very much in line with our hopes for what God will do through us as we plan for the future of our own church. They are words spoken by Catherine Booth, who, along with her husband, […]

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God’s Not Restricted!

It’s been an amazing week in our household. The restrictions on travel meant we were unable to attend our son’s wedding in Canada last Friday, but we were here! All of the technology worked; the livestream of the service was simple, powerful and beautiful; the sense of occasion wasn’t lost by the separation even though they were only […]

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