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18 Nov 2019

"The emphasis in Jesus’ parable is not on the pearl itself, it is on the act of seeking. The metaphor for the Kingdom here is not an object, but an action. The kingdom here is experienced through seeking, and finding, and sacrificing, and acting decisively."

Simon Woodm...

10 Nov 2019

Ignatius thrown to the lions 111AD
Jan Luiken (1649-1712) etching from the Martyrs Mirror 

"John uses the metaphor of the millennium to provide his audience with the perspective they need to understand the relationship between martyrdom and victory in Christ. Death is n...

3 Nov 2019

"While questions of justice remain unanswered, God will challenge us to reflect on social and ecclesiastical structures that fall short of the insight that we all, without exception, bear God's image." 

The Revd Dr Karl Rutlidge, preaching at Bloomsbury Central Baptist...

27 Oct 2019

"I have had challenges reconciling my Christian faith with my sexuality, and many people have believed that it was not possible for me to be a citizen of heaven because of my sexuality, and indeed the colour of my skin... But I just stick with Christ!

"We have to stand...

20 Oct 2019

The Kingdom of Heaven is not a narrative of victimhood leading to policies of exclusion.

It’s not a story of us-and-them. It’s not a story of us being good, and them being evil.

Rather, it is a story of inclusion, of radical and disruptive intervention in the global ecos...

13 Oct 2019

"What is real madness? Perhaps it is when we declare that someone filled with the Spirit of God is fundamentally bad, mad, or disordered. Perhaps this is the unforgivable sin, and perhaps we commit it every time someone vulnerable or wounded is declared disordered."

"Bu...

6 Oct 2019

"It is in amplifying and advocating for the voiceless in our community that our part in being transformational good news for the poor really lies." - Lynne Cullens, preaching at Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church as part of our series on 'Inclusive Church'

Listen to Lynn...

29 Sep 2019

"We are called to be good stewards of the grace of God. The gifts we have been given are to be given out.... again and again... be they physical, emotional or spiritual." - Luke Dowding

Listen to the full sermon here:

https://soundcloud.com/bloomsbury-1/serving-one-anoth...

22 Sep 2019

"Do we have the bravery and humility to be followers as well as to lead? Where is God calling us to next?" - Dawn Cole-Savidge

"You only have to look outside the doors of this church to see Jesus turning to us and saying, 'follow me' in the lives of a lively, broken, ch...

15 Sep 2019

"To reduce Christ's life, teaching, death, and resurrection to the 'Great Commission', is to dismiss what the gospels are trying to teach us about how to be and make disciples." - Revd Dawn Cole-Savidge, preaching at Bloomsbury on 15th September 2019

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