Thermostats not Thermometers

How are you doing? Like really? If you’re like me, you ran all out of distractions a few days ago and quarantine days are starting to feel like weeks. I clean and organise absolutely anything if it means I don’t have to revise. I have also run out of baking ideas so if you have…

Communion

Welcome to part 5, of the our Back to Basics series, the aim of this series is to give you an insight into why Christians believe what they do and why they do some of the things they do. This week we’ll be looking at what communion means to Christians… Why does my church call…

What is The Bible?

Welcome back to part 3, of our Back to Basics series, today we’re going to be talking about the Bible! So what is the bible? Here are some fun facts: It is continually the best-selling book of all time, with over 100 million Bibles being sold or distributed every year. It was originally written in…

Who Is Jesus? (part 2)

Last week, we looked at the historical figure of Jesus, we looked at evidence of his existence and what he did here on earth physically. This week, in part 2 of our Back to Basics series, we are going to be looking at two of the claims Christians have made of Him. When trying to…

Learning to hear God’s voice

As a blog, we aim to help you to draw closer to God by any way He makes available, today I’d like to share this preach forwarded to me by a friend. Pastor Tope Koleoso has a really clear way of exploring the different ways that God speaks to us, how we can prepare ourselves…

Cling to Joy

Early last year I read this poem by Morgan Harper Nichols and it really stuck with me. As I began to pray for 2019, God drew me back to that poem but this time the word “unbridled” stuck out to me. To be totally honest, I had no idea what that word meant but here’s…

3 things Elim School of Worship taught me

For anyone who is wondering what I’ve spent the past year doing, here is a very tiny snippet of the internship that I have just finished for my placement year. I had the privilege of being involved with various types of ministry within the church but here’s one aspect I wanted to share some standout…

When Anxiety Comes

As the title suggests, this is a tool I’ve designed to help you face reality when anxiety comes. That’s right when anxiety comes. It arrives at different points for all of us…

Why We Changed the Name

Guess who’s back and better than ever?! (google it) After a long time of prayer and consideration we have decided to rejuvenate our blog: our name, vision and format. Originally, we named our blog ‘Rooted’ because our vision was wide and less focused than it is now. We wanted to encourage other believers to be…

When I don’t feel like praising…

Maybe it’s Sunday morning, and the band is playing all your favourites but for some reason, you just can’t concentrate. Perhaps you didn’t get the results you worked so hard for. You’ve fallen out with a friend. Or maybe you’re just tired? Let me start by saying this worship is not for you, but you…