God in my place
Genesis 22
The second message in our Easter series, set against the story of Abraham & Isaac, this talk explores how the cross of Jesus provides the hope and solution we need in our lives.

Easter
April
14
Speaker
Graham Marsh
The Godless Cross
Psalms 22
Howard explains how the harsh, dehumaninsing, degrading,  shame of the cross corresponds to our situation under the power of sin. 

Easter
April
07
Speaker
Howard Kellett
Gospel Centred Family
Mark 3:32
Howard and Naomi talk openly and honestly about God's desire for family and their experiences of family life as part of God's big family the church. 

Divine Sex
March
31
Speaker
Howard and Naomi Kellett
Identities - LGBT+
Grace and truth as we respond to the Sexual Revolution.

Divine Sex
March
24
Speaker
Howard Kellett
The big story of marriage
This talk looks at big bible story marriage. (NB the last 5 minutes are missing)

Divine Sex
March
17
Speaker
Howard Kellett
Singleness
Revelation
The preach looks at singleness from several different stand points including: the old testament, the gospel, a gift and in the church.

Divine Sex
March
10
Speaker
Adam Stanton
Divine Sex
[ 7 Episodes ]
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Transforming Grace
[ 12 Episodes ]
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Vision and Values
[ 7 Episodes ]
At Godfirst we begin each January and September with a fresh restating of our vision and values.
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Guest Speakers
[ 11 Episodes ]
Sermons from Guests Speakers
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3-2-1
[ 3 Episodes ]
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Exodus
[ 10 Episodes ]
He draws us out to draw us in
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9 to 5 - God's plan for work
[ 4 Episodes ]
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Seven Days that Changed the World
[ 6 Episodes ]
Walk with us through the events of seven days before Jesus' resurrection
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Everyday Church
[ 7 Episodes ]
Mission, Community, Disclplemaking, compassion and pastoral care in everyday life.
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Jesus Is
[ 7 Episodes ]
Diving deep into the I AM sayings of Jesus
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Reformation 500
[ 1 Episodes ]
Mini Series reflecting on why the reformation still matters 500 years on.
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Non-Series Talks
[ 6 Episodes ]
Talks that are not attributed to a series
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Give, Go, Grow - 2020 Goals
[ 3 Episodes ]
Exciting Godfirst 3 year goals
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Pray with Jesus
[ 5 Episodes ]
Walk with us through the Lord's prayer
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Joseph: God's Plan for Saving Lives
[ 4 Episodes ]
God's Plan for Saving Lives
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Devoted: Holding Nothing Back
[ 4 Episodes ]
"They devoted themselves to the apostles' teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer." Acts 2:42 What does it mean to Devote ourselves to life in community with other Christians?
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Proverbs: That's Just the Way it is
[ 12 Episodes ]
If you're searching for applicable wisdom for your life, try our Proverbs sermon series
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Romans
[ 15 Episodes ]
The Gospel of God
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The God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob
[ 9 Episodes ]
God chooses to catch up ordinary people, with all their sins and flaws, in his great story to bring his blessing to every nation.
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Reckless:Giving Ourselves Away
[ 5 Episodes ]
This God who is the Poured Out God calls us to give ourselves away
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Missionary Jesus: Gospel Encounters
[ 9 Episodes ]
See Jesus face to face through the people he met in John's gospel.
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Vital Signs
[ 10 Episodes ]
What are the Vital Signs of healthy Christians and healthy church? Journey with Godfirst as we take our spiritual pulse.
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Minor Prophets
[ 4 Episodes ]
Join Godfirst as we journey through the stories of minor prophets, understanding their lives as we look back through the lens of Jesus and his Gospel.
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Nehemiah - About a Great Work
[ 8 Episodes ]
The dramatic story of Nehemiah's rebuilding of the walls of Jerusalem contains some brilliant lessons for us, as we seek to see the church of God in this nation rebuilt as the city on a hill that cannot be hidden.
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Discipled By Jesus
[ 20 Episodes ]
Walk with us through Mark's Gospel as we journey with the first disciples as they learn to live life and embrace sacrifice with Jesus. Our journey takes us through prayer, rest, openness, community, family, loving enemies, forgiveness, and taking up our cross!
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Big Objections
[ 6 Episodes ]
In this series we humblly attempt to answer the big objections to faith in Jesus rasied by our family, friends and co-workers. We tackle the big objections posed by: Science, Suffering and Evil, Sex and sexuality, hypocrisy, the bible.
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David - Straight to the Heart
[ 11 Episodes ]
Dipping into key moments in the life of David, we see a man that is so human – bouncing from hero to zero and back. This soldier, lover and poet fights, loves and writes with huge passion. And best of all, he is a fore-shadow of Jesus Himself, so it feels like this series is more about Jesus than David. Always a good thing.
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Ruth
[ 3 Episodes ]
This remarkable story is our story. Ruth shelters under the wings of the God of Isreal. Boaz shows Ruth loving kindness becasue his mother Rahab had be a foreigner and a prostitute who find in Isreal God loving kindness. Boaz like Christ takes Ruth under his wings and catches her up in God's big story, as the great grandmother of King David.
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Singleness
Revelation
The preach looks at singleness from several different stand points including: the old testament, the gospel, a gift and in the church.

Divine Sex
March
10
Speaker
Adam Stanton
Jesus, who was and is and is to come
Revelation 1
A message about Jesus being the author and creator of all things, the rescuer and peacemaker and the restorer of the world. The talk unpacks the verses from Revelations 1 that describes Jesus as Him who was and is and is to come.

Sundays
December
03
Speaker
Graham Marsh
What Jesus Would Say To GodFirst
Revelation 2-3
This sermon discusses the successes, challenges, and promises given to the early Christian churches outlined in John’s letter.  Howard then compares these with Godfirst church, in order to check the health of Godfirst and ultimately to check the health of our own relationships with God.

 
September
03
Speaker
Howard Kellett
Three Revelations
Revelation 1, 4, 5
Ben Franks takes us through three revelations of God experienced by John the Evangelist and explains their relevance to us today.

 
April
10
Speaker
Ben Franks
Hell and a loving God.
Revelation 21
Is God really God? Howard walks through the Bible showing that Sin, Death and Hell are intrusive invaders into God's good earth. Picking up themes of darkness, seperation, and outside the city we find ourselves at the Cross.

Students
April
19
Speaker
Howard Kellett
Agents of the renewed creation
Revelation 21
As Godfirst has a taster Sunday at the Parabola Arts Centre, Howard asks us to find ourselves in God's parabola shaped story of the world from Creation through de-creation to new creation.

Vision and Values Students
June
29
Speaker
Howard Kellett