Jesus was often found in the homes of ordinary people like Mary and Martha. Luke paints a domestic picture of hustle and bustle, sibling rivalry and discipleship. He teaches us sublime truths regarding work, worry, devotion and focus in life. Come and learn from this charming story.
In a world of competing demands it is hard to be focused on what should be paramount in our lives. King David spoke of the “one thing” he desired more than anything else. Both Jesus and Paul spoke of “one thing”. What are they trying to tell us? Come and find out! Scripture Readings: Psalm … More March 3, 2019 Service: “Seeking the Face of God”
Reason and faith in God are considered to be incompatible. Reason and logic are seen to be important to our everyday lives while faith and religion are relegated to a space where thinking is unnecessary. On Sunday we will explore whether there is any place for common sense in religious faith and whether it is … More November 4, 2018 “Common Sense Religion”
Very many books have been written about Jesus Christ. He has been portrayed as a teacher, magician, prophet, rebel, martyr, failed revolutionary etc. But who was he really? The Bible has credible eye witness accounts that give a clear picture of his life on earth. We will also peer behind the curtain of history into … More May 6, 2018 “Who is Jesus of Nazareth?”
February 4 at 5pm at Westgate Alliance Church Speaker: Abraham Ninan Topic: “The Model Faith Community” We are all meant to live in community. Yet how do we do this, given our many differences? We are divided by ethnicities, temperaments and goals. Acts chapter 2 tells of what can only be described as the model … More The Model Faith Community – February 4
November 5 at 5pm at Westgate Alliance Church Speaker: Abraham Ninan Topic: “The Puzzle of the Cross” Why did Jesus die? Why did He die such a cruel death? Was He a victim of Roman power or the jealously of religious leaders? Was He disappointed and die as a martyr to a cause? Every thinking … More “The Puzzle of the Cross”
August 6, 2017 at 5pm at Westgate Alliance Church The cartoon character, Charlie Brown, famously said that he loved humanity but could not stand people. We find those nearest to us to be the most irritating and difficult to love. And so it is a challenge to follow Paul’s teaching in Ephesians 4 to be … More August 6, 2017 – “A Harmonious and Mature Church”
One of Paul’s remarkable traits was his prayer life. Paul’s instructive epistle to the Ephesians is bathed in prayer. He recognizes that the wonderful blessings that God has for us cannot be attained but through prayer. Hence he prays that the church would have the power to understand the limitless dimensions of God’s love, the … More “Praying with Purpose”
Pastor Josh Singh will be speaking on “Amazing Grace”.
Paul’s letter to the Ephesians is a remarkable piece of literature. While chained to a Roman guard, Paul scales the heights of heaven as he contemplates the amazing love of God. In the first chapter we are given a breathtaking vision of God’s blessings to humanity. On May 21 we continue our study specifically considering … More May 21, 2017 – “God’s Blessings – My Response”