Why are you here? Why, that’s easy! It’s to Love God! Love People! And Connect the two? Connect the = Making and training disciples! But HOW?? Listen up for some tips for getting started!
When Bob the Bird looks at people he sees an awful lot of worry! “Don’t they have a Father in heaven like the one who cares for Birds?” he asks. Join him as he finds the answers in Matthew 6:25…!
“What if she thinks I’m stupid?” “What if he thinks I look dumb?” Too often we allow our lives to be ruled by our concerns for what others think! Paul wrote to the church in Galatia “Obviously I’m not trying to win the approval of people, but of God!” Ps Joella comes clean with her […]
If only we could all have great healthy loving relationships, right? There would be so much less misery in the world! Yet again and again we hear of broken marriages, damaged friendships, disjointed families, siblings who never speak. What if God’s Grace empowered our relationships? What if the same grace that means we don’t get […]
Sixteen people from Riverland Central Youth spent the week in Bendigo at Historymakers Conference. A few of them were with us this morning to share their experience. They had a great time! Also…”Inspired by Messy”. How can we make comfort and a long life our goals…when Paul says we should make all our choices for […]
Where we are going, we will need Big Hearts to embrace all who God wants to show his Love! You can’t expand what is hard! You can expand a balloon with your breathe – you can’t expand a glass bottle without first softening it! So how can we tell if our hearts are hard? And […]
The Crossfield family just arrived back from visiting Hope Village, Indonesia. Hope Village is one of the many missions organisations Riverland Central supports. David fills in the church on the many great things that are happening in this amazing place in Indonesia, and why we should care for those who cannot keep themselves. Matthew 25:31-40
God is extravagantly generous! And so are his people! You may have heard of giving a Tithe (literally 10%) to God. This is based on an Old Testament Jewish law and an much older & enduring principle! We aren’t bound by law but by grace! God’s grace in us overflows in generosity to others! We […]
I took them some tomato relish, they gave me 2 baskets of apples. I took them apple cake and muffins, they gave me a massive jar of Olives. “These people are like God!” I said,”I just won’t be able to outgive them!!” Surely our God is generous to the extreme! He Lavished he love on […]
Why did they shout BEFORE the walls fell down? Why did Gideon’s men shout BEFORE they charged into the Midianite camp? Why did the Israelites shout with victory when David had killed Goliath but a whole army still stood before them! We can use our shouting to tear people down or to praise God and […]