who we are and how we live

All around us people are talking about issues of identity, lifestyle and values. Our media is full of discussion about these issues. Our schools are teaching about them. Laws are being made about them. The Bible has things to say on all these topics but its voice often isn’t heard as loudly as that of [...]

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Scripture, Sexuality and Society

As part of a wider programme exploring who we are and how we live, Ian Paul will be leading us in a teaching day. Ian is a well respected teacher and theologian. He will be helping us explore the foundational questions of why we can and should see the Bible as having something to say [...]

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Our sermon series for Lent

Through Lent we will be reflecting on some of the things we need to include in our lives if we are to grow as followers of Jesus.

We all have a rhythm to our lives, whether we recognize it or not. There will be routines we have each day; a pattern to our week; and [...]

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Living Church: Paul’s Letter to the Ephesians

This week we are starting a new sermon series for our morning services at Sunnyside and St John’s, Bourne End. We are going to explore Paul’s Letter to the Ephesians and see what it tells us about being a living church and how being part of God’s Church has an impact on how we live [...]

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A new sermon series for August

Come and hear, all you who fear God;    let me tell you what he has done for me.Psalm 66.16

Stories are powerful things, and it is no accident that the Bible is full of them. The Bible is also one big story of God and his love for his creation. Looking at the stories of others [...]

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Weekend Away at Sunnyside 17th-18th July

This is an update on the Weekend Away at Sunnyside in light of the Government announcements. We are delighted to say that with some adjustments we can go ahead with our weekend in a Covid safe and compliant way. 

The Saturday teaching will take place in church as planned; Adrian Chatfield will be helping us think about [...]

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Our new sermon series

Our new sermon series for Sunnyside and St John’s begins this Sunday (30th May). The series will be rooted in Jesus’ invitation: 

‘Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and [...]

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A sermon series for Lent

‘For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing,but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.’1 Corinthians 1.18

During Lent we are going to be focussing on the cross in our Sunday sermons. Each week, we are going to both look at the cross and use [...]

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Lent book

‘Everything looks different in this world when seen through the lens of the cross.’

We are focussing on the cross during Lent in our Sunday services and small groups. To help us think more about the cross, we are inviting you to join us in reading a book together. The book we have chosen [...]

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Sunday 22nd November

Here is the link you will need to join us for our online service tomorrow.

Rebecca will be bringing our series on Acts Recipe for a Flourishing Church to a close by speaking on the fruit of the recipe we find in Acts 2.42.

Don’t forget the service will begin at 10am. Chat starts at 9.45am.

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