Rest in God alone, my soul,for my hope comes from him.He alone is my rock and my salvation, my stronghold;I will not be shaken.My salvation and glorydepend on God, my strong rock.My refuge is in God. The words above from Psalm 62 seem very appropriate – and comforting – in the current situation. From being…… Continue reading Coronavirus Update (17/03/2020)
Christmas time is here again and we have lots of exciting and festive events coming up to celebrate the real meaning of Christmas: Saturday 21st December: Candlelit Carol Service at 7:30pm at Pelham StreetSunday 22nd December: Nativity and Family Service at 10:30am at FernwoodWednesday 25th December: Christmas Day Family Service It would be great to…… Continue reading Christmas 2019 events at Newark Evangelical Church and Fernwood Community Church
Check out our Easter weekend events for 2019! We also have an Easter Sunday morning service at Pelham Street at 10:30am as usual.
Let’s check out all of the Christmas church services, events and activities happening at Newark Evangelical Church (Newark on Trent) and Fernwood Community Church for 2018. Christmas and the weeks leading up to it are always very busy times in the life of NEC. There’s the services and activities themselves and also all of the…… Continue reading Christmas Events, Services & Activities at Newark Evangelical Church 2018
Easter is a very special time of year for Christians, when we remember the death of Jesus Christ on Good Friday and celebrate His resurrection on Easter Sunday. We have several services planned over the Easter weekend including: Good Friday (30th March) at 3pm we have a family friendly service at Fernwood Village Hall, which…… Continue reading Easter Events 2018
In the run up to Easter this year we are studying a new series called ‘Gospel Shaped Outreach’, which is a bible based course on evangelism. Throughout February and March we will be studying the series every Thursday evening at Home Groups and also at Pelham Street. The studies and venues are as follows: February…… Continue reading New Bible Study Series: Gospel Shaped Outreach
Where does our power come from for evangelism? On Sunday we looked at how the first Christians believers were baptised by the Holy Spirit, to enable them to speak to the nations about God. And we were encouraged that this same power is available for us today for the same purpose. Listen again to the…… Continue reading Power for Evangelism
In January 2018 we are starting a new sermon series in Acts! Listen and catch up with the series so far here.
In the famous Sermon on the Mount, Jesus begins to teach His disciples, “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.” Here, Jesus Christ turns the world upside down or rather, the right side up! Christians are poor in spirit…… Continue reading Rich, Poor and Comforted Mourners
Have you felt a sense of shock or concern about the level of swearing you hear in public these days? I’m sure I didn’t hear so much when I was a lad – and I’m only in my early 40’s! I don’t want to sound like a moralising grumpy old man but it is a…… Continue reading ‘Not just words’