Renewal
Daniel 9:1-19
Howard finishes off the series on culture shift by discussing that secularism seems to be winning and the church declining. However, God is in control and he wants us all to remember Him.

Culture Shift
October
13
Speaker
Howard Kellett
Dying to Self
Colossians 2:8 - 3:5
Howard looks at the meaning of water baptism and goes onto explain that the christian life is about sacrificing your own life and way of living to God.

Culture Shift
October
06
Speaker
Howard Kellett
Resilient Disciples
Daniel 3:14-28
Howard outlines and unpacks four habits to cope with a culture that is trying to throw us in the lions den.

Culture Shift
September
29
Speaker
Howard Kellett
The Fragile Gospel of Self
Daniel 2:31-3:6
Howard unpacks how current culture likes to build up the self and how tenuous this way of life can be.

Culture Shift
September
22
Speaker
Howard Kellett
The Kingdom without the King
Daniel 1:1-8
Howard begins a challenging new preaching series based on the book of Daniel. Howard goes onto unpack what 'me culture' is and its effects on the Christian faith.

Culture Shift
September
08
Speaker
Howard Kellett
The Searching Shepherd
Matthew 18
Howard wraps up the last parable of the series on revolutionary stories by unpacking the parable of the lost sheep.

Parables of Jesus
September
01
Speaker
Howard Kellett
Selected Series
Vision and Values
[ 7 Episodes ] 06 January 2013 - 07 October 2018
At Godfirst we begin each January and September with a fresh restating of our vision and values.
07
Vision & Values: All in Culture
Hebrews 11 & 12
Referencing Hebrews 11 & 12, Howard walks through the culture and strategy steps for the next stage of growth of Godfirst Church Cheltenham.

Vision and Values
October
07
Speaker
Howard Kellett
06
Ten Tips For Bringing The Gospel To Cheltenham
Acts 17
Brilliantly PJ uses Paul's mission to Athens to give us 10 tips to contextualise the Gospel without compromising. Recommended listening for all Godfirsters.

Vision and Values
June
28
Speaker
PJ Smyth
05
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
04
Risk
2 Kings 6
Faith waits where unbelief is impatience. Unbelief breeds cyncism, blame and creates passivity and fear. Faith energizes and makes us bold. Faith lives in the momentous light of eternity, unbelief loses itself in the momentary nature of small things. 

Vision and Values Community
September
15
Speaker
Howard Kellett
03
Attractional and Everyday Church Part 2
Various
So what is the shape of Godfirst church? How can we live as a community of disciples on a mission; a family of servant missionaries?

Vision and Values
September
08
Speaker
Howard Kellett
02
Attractional or Everyday Church Part 1
Various
Howard walks us through his church planting experience and looks at how chnaging culture has led him to radicaily differeent approaches to church planting. Where does Godfirst plot on the Attractional or Everyday Church axis?

Vision and Values Students
September
01
Speaker
Howard Kellett
01
Be Strong and Build
Zechariah 8
At the start of the New Year Howard encourages us from Zechariah to be strong and build on the foundation that has been laid at Godfirst. Sharing God's zeal, sharing our lives and sharing the gospel.

Vision and Values
January
06
Speaker
Howard Kellett