Monthly Archives: January 2020

Scattered, Exiled, Elected

Who has written thank you letters for Christmas presents. How did you start them? Dear Grandma? And how did you finish them, “love from Tim”? The Bible reading we’ve just heard was the beginning of letter from Peter, one of Jesus’ friends, to Christians living in a load of different places. In those days they […]


This evening we are picking up our journey through the Old Testament. At the end of the last series we left Moses and the people of God, having been rescued from Egypt, setting out into the desert. They had received the provision of manna, food from heaven, the beginnings of the law, and instructions for […]

2020 Vision – Keep spreading the tent

This morning I shared some details of a series of events that began just over eight years ago that led me to pick this reading from Isaiah for us to think about at the beginning of this new year and new decade. This series of events reinforced for me this instruction from God to God’s […]

2020 Vision – Spread the Tent

My family and I first moved to Telford in 2011. We moved here to live in Priorslee, with the aim of planting a church in Priorslee to reach out to those that the traditional churches in the area weren’t reaching. My licensing service was in the hall of a local primary school, and in the […]