“Guest” Blog!! Sabbath:refocused

“Guest” Blog!! Sabbath:refocused

Today's 'guest blog'(!) comes from one of our leadership team: Mel Lewis. “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” (Matthew 11.28) We live in a world where busy is the norm. The pressure to constantly be “doing” is immense and the...

Back to normal…?

Back to normal…?

I was asked by someone yesterday if I was looking forward to everything going back to 'normal' once the spread of this coronavirus pandemic is contained. If I'm honest I struggled to answer for a moment, because although I am aware of the disruption and anxiety many...

WhatsAppening? (UPDATE)

WhatsAppening? (UPDATE)

"...that you and I may be mutually encouraged by each other’s faith." (Romans 1.12) In addition to the two WhatsApp groups already set-up (for those in health/social care and education, click here for more) we're also setting up two others: Workers @Bethel We are...

Aiming for Progression not Perfection!

Aiming for Progression not Perfection!

For many of us these last few weeks, (and especially the government's announcement last night) leave us feeling like our lives have been turned upside down. For those of us in work, we have been asked to try and work from home, for those of us in school and university...

Whats up with WhatsApp?

Whats up with WhatsApp?

"But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called 'Today,' so that none of you may be hardened by sin’s deceitfulness." (Hebrews 3.13) "Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing." (1 Thessalonians 5.11) As we are...

I’ve got rhythm

I’ve got rhythm

It's hard to believe that it was only a week ago when the Government's emergency measures were announced. Since then we have also had the closure of schools and universities, pubs and restaurants - and now even McDonalds are closing their takeaway service (I know -...