Faith for This Moment | Esther 4:1-17

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What can times of uncertainty reveal about us? And what do they require from us?

Esther 4 shows us how faith is essential for us to navigate our complex cultural moment with honesty and hope.

When Opposition Arises | Esther 3:5-15

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When adversity comes to our lives, where can we find the strength to endure it? More than that, how can we face opposition in a way that doesn't destroy us but transforms us?

The book of Esther shows us where we can find strength in the midst of opposition.

A Counter-Cultural Life | Esther 2:12 - 3:5

How does Christian faith produce a counter-cultural life? And what are the risks and opportunities that go with this kind of life?

We explore how Jesus enables us to live distinct lives in a disconnected world through our study in the Book of Esther.

The Spirit of Adoption | Krish Kandiah

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Love and acceptance are what humans long for most in this world. How is this great need met in a relationship with God through Jesus? And how does this relationship transform the way we view others with this need?

From Galatians 4:1-7, Krish Kandiah, founder of UK Charity “Home for Good”, shows us how the spirit of adoption is at the heart of the gospel.

The Divided Self | Esther 2:1-12

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In the search for identity, where should we look? And where must we avoid looking? In Esther 2:1-12 we explore what the Bible says about the true self, the false self and the struggle between the two.

Life in a Disconnected World | Esther 1

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On the surface, the Story of Esther is the ancient story of how an entire people are spared from genocide through the courage of one woman. And beneath the surface, we find profound lessons for us all.
Within this story of sex, money and power we learn of awakened faith, re-discovered identity and incredible risk for the sake of what is right. This story teaches us how faith shapes who we are and how we are to live in hope even when it seems that God is hidden. 

In Esther chapter 1 we begin our journey through this powerful story in a new series called Identity in Exile.

In London as It Is in Heaven | We Are a Sent Community

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We all long for friendship and community, and yet there is a rise in individualism and isolation within our culture. In what way does Jesus transform our idea of community? And why is the church community so essential for our lives?  

We learn what it means to be a community following Jesus from Acts 13:1-12.

In London as It Is in Heaven | Why Pray?

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Why is it so important to keep on praying? And what can we expect to happen when we do?

We conclude our summer series on prayer by listening to what Jesus has to say about the power of persistent prayer.

In London as It Is in Heaven | Overcoming Temptation

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On a daily basis, we are tempted to make decisions which go in the opposite direction of God and the opposite direction of our own good.

How can we learn to navigate these moments with courage and wisdom? And how is prayer such a crucial part in experiencing victory? The Lord's Prayer gives us wisdom to overcome temptation.

In London as It Is in Heaven | Our Daily Bread

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What does following Jesus have to do with the practical aspects of our lives? And how does asking God for daily bread change our perspective on spiritual and physical needs?

As we continue our series through the Lord’s Prayer In London as it is in Heaven, we find a God who cares for our daily needs.