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You Need the Local Church to be Healthy

Trip Lee talks about why we as individuals need the local church. He has some good words for us today. Original post found here: http://www.desiringgod.org/articles/you-need-the-local-church-to-be-healthy Share this…FacebookTwitteremail

Help Us Help People

Sometimes life hits hard and we all need a little help. Our church (Disciples Church) wants to love and serve people who are in need of help in the Leatherhead area as we have been loved and served by Jesus. Is there someone you know who is in need that you can nominate? We would like to take a Saturday and help a person/family in need with things like cleaning, gardening, cooking, fixing things, etc…. Do you know someone who…

The Nicene Creed

The Nicene Creed is one of the great confessional declarations made by Christians for several hundred years. Creeds like this remind us that our faith is a shared faith. In our day and age, we want to view everything as personal… it’s my personal faith… I personally believe… personally Jesus is… Although what we believe as Christians is personally impacting it is corporately proclaimed. We are part of a heritage. This heritage reaches back to a group of men given…

The Innovation of Loneliness

The Bible teaches that loneliness exists because of sin. When Adam and Eve sinned against God in the Garden of Eden, they experienced separation (loneliness) and to this very day we all struggle with feeling alone, even when we are in the midst of a crowd. The only enduring answer to loneliness is Jesus, but this video is insightful as to how loneliness takes hold of us. Technology and social networking has value, but the virtual is never to be…

Why Should Someone Commit to a Church?

I often hear Christians say that they are part of the Church but not part of the church. In other words, they say they love Jesus and are having church wherever they go with other Christians. But the idea of committing to a local church is asking a bit much of them. The local church is God’s idea. Joshua Harris in the 2 minute video explains briefly why the church is important. He also wrote an excellent book called Stop Dating…