St Peter's Barge is a church community in the Docklands area of London; part of the Church of England, but welcoming people from any background; and committed to putting the Bible at the heart of all we do.
Acts: The Power of Jesus (part 2)
Acts 3:11–4:4 Peter's sermon after the healing of the lame man shows that the ultimate problem is really with us, yet the crucified saviour is God’s plan.
Acts: The Power of Jesus (part 1)
Acts 3:1-10 The healing of a lame man is a sign that points to us, to Jesus, and to the future, all that we might praise in the face of suffering.
Our physical bodies (2)
Matthew 19:4. In the first talk in this mini-series we looked at what the Bible says about our bodies. This second talk focuses on the application of this truth to a current issue in Western society today.
Ecclesiastes and 2 Corinthians Ageing is a challenge, and a privilege. Our world sometimes celebrates it, but often mocks and denies it. How should we engage with ageing as Christian women, whether we’re 23 or 73?
Our physical bodies (1)
Various Our bodies are a very sensitive subject – how we feel about them, what we’ve done with them, what others have done to them, how they are changing. Our bodies stir up a whole range of emotions, and it can be bewildering. Where can we find help, clarity, and hope? The Bible has a lot to say about our bodies.
The other Lord’s Prayer
Matthew 9:35-38 What do we need if we are to be committed to the work of the gospel, getting the good news out to others and making disciples? The starting point is compassion. And that begins with seeing people as Jesus saw them.