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What sort of people does god want us to be?. Developing a distinctively Christian way of living and helping others to discover it.

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What sort of people does god want us to be

What sort of people does god want us to be?

Developing a distinctively Christian way of living and helping others to discover it.


What sort of people does god want us to be

  • God’s way of being human has been revealed in Jesus Christ; is available to all through the outpouring and the indwelling of the Holy Spirit; and is currently being demonstrated down at your local church.

    -Robert Warren


What sort of people does god want us to be

  • I wanted to be famous to prove I was worth something. But the day I got my own show on MTV I cried all night because it didn’t bloody validate me and I’d spent years thinking it would. Fulfilment’s an inside job.

    – Davina McCall


4 things that might make a difference

4 things that might make a difference

  • Teach people to pray

  • Develop a rule of life

  • Agree the bottom line

  • Build a place of nurture


A place of nurture

A place of nurture

  • The job for the Church of England in the next few years is something it is not normally good at – to take what began as a fringe idea, recognise its God-given potency for sharing faith and the growth of the church and make it thoroughly and respectably mainstream in the life of every parish

    - Bob Jackson


What sort of people does god want us to be

Why?

  • To enable people to explore and discover Christian faith

  • To give people an experience of Christian community

  • To help them take their next steps on the Christian journey.


What sort of people does god want us to be

How?

  • Who will come?

  • How does it work?

  • What materials should we use?

  • Who will lead it?

  • How often should we do it?


One last thing

One last thing…

  • First of all let me tell you what this isn’t. It’s not some “I-was-lost-and-now-I’m-found” sob story. These days many people reach out to faith to “find peace”. I had too much peace in my life already. In faith I was looking to be troubled…

    - Julie Burchill


What sort of people does god want us to be

  • God’s way of being human has been revealed in Jesus Christ; is available to all through the outpouring and the indwelling of the Holy Spirit; is currently being demonstrated down at your local church; and you can find out for yourself by coming along to our…


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