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
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