Advent 2017

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How should we respond to the Incarnation?


As we draw our Advent series on the Incarnation to a close we will be asking “how should we respond”? We’ve thought about the amazing thing that God did in sending His Son, what it meant for His Son to come and why it was necessary. And with all of that in mind, how are […]

Why was the Incarnation necessary?


To some folk Christmas is a mainly social celebration, a good time to see us through the dark and cold end of the year. To others it is a mainly commercial opportunity, which seems to be starting earlier each year. But at the heart of the Christian celebration of Christmas is the truth expressed in […]

God the Son taking human form


As we continue our Advent series we’re thinking about what was involved in the Son of God being human – becoming one of us. What does it mean, why was it necessary, what are the implications? What difference is it going to make to us as we prepare for Christmas? Reading: John 1:1-14 Questions to […]

The Father sending His Son


As we start our Advent series looking at the “Incarnation” (God becoming human) we will be thinking about God choosing to send His Son into the world – an event we remember in the birth of Jesus at Christmas. And getting behind the traditional (and really important) Christmas story we will see that this really […]