Ekklesia - Love Story Church as Bride
Ephesians 5:31
Howard unpacks the big Love Story of the Bible. Jesus and His Bride 

Ekklesia
October
18
Speaker
Howard Kellett
Ekklesia - Church as Temple
Ephesians 2:11-22
What does it mean to be The Church in disconnected times? We seek to answer that question by looking at five biblical images of the connected Church.

Ekklesia
October
11
Speaker
Howard Kellett
Meals with Jesus - The Great Banquet
Luke 14:1-24
Howard explores how Jesus embraces and heals the man at the feast is a picture of his grace in the face of self righteous entitlement and excuses, in response to his invite to the great banquet

 
October
04
Speaker
Howard Kellett
Martha and Mary, and Mealtimes
Luke 10:38-42
Are you an anxious Martha or a discipled Mary when it comes to life with Jesus.

Meals with Jesus
September
27
Speaker
Steve Moat
Meals with Jesus - Feeding the 5000
Luke 9:1-17
Christopher explains the significance of the Feeding of the 5000 as a sign of the Messiah

 
September
25
Speaker
Christopher Appel
Meals with Jesus - "Those forgiven much love much"
Luke 7:36-50
Howard looks at the meal at Simon the Pharisees, where Jesus is anointed by a sinful woman, where we discover "those who are forgiven much love much" and that love looks life open homes.

 
September
13
Speaker
Howard Kellett
Selected Series
Vital Signs
[ 10 Episodes ] 06 September 2015 - 03 January 2016
What are the Vital Signs of healthy Christians and healthy church? Journey with Godfirst as we take our spiritual pulse.
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Vital Signs 10: Fruitful People
Galatians 5
How do we become fruitful people? Do we follow rules, follow our feelings or is there a third way? Paul explains how walking with the Spirit can transform us into fruitful people.

Vital Signs
January
03
Speaker
09
Vital Signs 9: Rest and Work
Ecclesiastes 1
Do you feel too busy? Howard speaks to us about rest and work.

Vital Signs
November
22
Speaker
Howard Kellett
08
Vital Signs 8: A People of God's Spirit
Ephesians 2
Using Paul's letter to the Ephesians, Howard explains how Roman and Jewish perspectives can be synthesized to understand how we can become a people of God's Spirit.

Vital Signs
November
15
Speaker
Howard Kellett
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Vital Signs 7: Prayer
Jeremiah 2: 4-8
Matt Hosier from Gateway Church Poole gives us Reality Checks, Practical Tips and Encouragements about living prayerful lives.

Vital Signs
November
14
Speaker
Matt Hosier
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Vital Signs 6: Leadership
Acts 14: 21-23
Sean Green joins us on our Eldership Sunday, explaining the need for leadership in the church, what leaders do and why.

Vital Signs
October
25
Speaker
Sean Green
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Vital Signs 5 Unashamed
Romans 1: 14-18
Howard explains why we sometimes feel ashamed of the Gospel, but gives three motivations, and calls us to be unashamed of the Good News that Jesus died for us.

Vital Signs
October
18
Speaker
Howard Kellett
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Vital Signs 4 Radical Discipleship
Mark 2
What does it mean to be a radical disciple? As Jesus heals and forgives a paralyzed man, Howard shows us how we can support each other as we go 'through the roof' into radical discipleship.

Vital Signs
September
27
Speaker
Howard Kellett
03
Vital Signs 3 - Healthy Community
John 17:20
In our individualistic culture Howard appeals to us to find our uniqueness not in isolation but in the loving community of the church that images God who is the ultimate loving community 

Vital Signs Community
September
20
Speaker
Howard Kellett
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Vital Signs 2: Training to Know Jesus Better
Matthew 6: 5-13
Howard leads us through the practical steps to deepen our prayer lives, helping us to train to know Jesus better.

Vital Signs On the Road
September
13
Speaker
Howard Kellett
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Vital Signs 1 Jesus - I wonder if you know him?
Philippians 3: 7-14
Howard looks at the ultimate vital sign - our relationship with Jesus, asking "I wonder if you know him?"

Vital Signs On the Road
September
06
Speaker
Howard Kellett