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Devotion: When we can’t find the words

And the Holy Spirit helps us in our weakness. For example, we don’t know what God wants us to pray for. But the Holy Spirit prays for us with groanings that cannot be expressed in words. Romans 8:26 Do you ever wake up in the middle of the night thinking about a family member or friend? […]

Devotion: Ready to Listen

But if you remain in me and my words remain in you, you may ask for anything you want, and it will be granted! John 15:7 Did you know that it’s possible to read the Bible out of pure duty—and not remember anything? We may read three chapters, but if the words don’t affect our […]

The Bible in the Coronation

The funeral of Queen Elizabeth II was the largest public Scripture event in history, with millions of people around the world hearing words of Scripture said and sung. The coronation of King Charles III may well be the second largest.  While leaders of different faiths will be part of the procession into Westminster Abbey and will […]

Devotion: When God turns away

Listen! The LORD’s arm is not too weak to save you, nor is his ear too deaf to hear you call. It’s your sins that have cut you off from God. Because of your sins, he has turned away and will not listen anymore. Isaiah 59:1-2 After years of walking with the Lord, the apostle […]

Bible Book Club – Wednesdays at 7.30 pm

The Club takes place on Wednesday evenings at 7.30 pm in the Coffee Bar in the Parochial Hall. We are using a book called Immerse: Messiah. This is a version of the Gospels, the story of Jesus, but it is set out like a novel and we will read it and enjoy it in this […]

New Braemor Study Launched: Discipling on Church Street

CHURCH OF IRELAND PRESS OFFICE Church of Ireland House, 61 – 67 Donegall Street, Belfast BT1 2QH PRESS RELEASE 16/23 For immediate release: Thursday, 6th April 2023 New Braemor Study Launched:Discipling on Church Street Ten years of the Braemor Studies, publishing the best dissertations from MTh students of the Church of Ireland Theological Institute, were […]

Open Doors 2023 Watch List

Where do Christians risk everything to follow Christ? You can now explore the Open Doors World Watch List 2023, which launched on 18th January. You’ll be able to see the countries where Christians risk everything for following Christ – and explore where persecution has worsened, and where it has got better. My hope is that […]