West Denton Church Blog

‘An unreliable messenger stumbles into trouble, but a reliable messenger brings healing’. Proverbs 13:17. A UK ambassador resides in a different country and yet lives on UK owned property. Though the laws of that land may differ from ours, the ambassador is still responsible to uphold the laws and rules of their own government; their words and actions […]

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He will finish what He starts

As we celebrate Easter, I think about when they crucified Jesus not knowing that He was going to the cross willingly. The only sinless Man that has ever lived was about to pay for the sin of the world. However, the grave could not hold Him! Death couldn’t contain Him! The forces of darkness couldn’t hold Him! He […]

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Be a Proclaimer!

As I prepare for our communion celebration this Sunday I have been reminded of Paul’s words: “For whenever you eat this bread and drink this cup you PROCLAIM the Lord’s death until He comes” (1 Corinthians 11:26, my capitals) As disciples of Jesus our whole life is a proclamation of Jesus, the Saviour of the world. When we are […]

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Mums are worth celebrating!

I discovered that Mothering Sunday was a tradition which began in the 16th century when people would return to their ‘mother’ church on the 4th Sunday in lent for a special service. This pilgrimage provided an opportunity for young children often as young as 10, working away from home as domestic servants to visit their families. A […]

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What part of the body are you?

1 Corinthians 12 verses 12 – 31: ‘12 Just as a body, though one, has many parts, but all its many parts form one body, so it is with Christ… 14 Even so the body is not made up of one part but of many.15Now if the foot should say, “Because I am not a hand, I do […]

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