“I was a stranger and you invited me in” Matthew 25:35
Our church is a home where everyone gets a warm welcome whether they’re family or strangers. No matter if you are still asking questions about faith or are a committed Christ follower who wants to dig deeper, you can make your home here at Thriving Life Church.
It is our hope that you will find, this is a place where you can come as you are, discover the adventure of following Jesus and reach your God given potential because we firmly believe that life is about more than just surviving – it’s about thriving!
“So get moving – build the sacred house of worship to God! ” 1 Chronicles 22:19
Last year our goal for 2014 centred around the idea of making space for continued growth, both as individuals and as a church. As a result, many of us took steps to grow deeper in our relationship with Christ and with others; more people put their trust in Jesus and His way; and our church community grew in faith and in number.
The ‘making space’ challenge strengthened our invitational culture which resulted in many of us inviting our world to the special events throughout the year, with the knock on effect of many more people making commitments to Jesus for the first time. Super June – a month of 8 baptismal services, was a fantastic picture of God’s spirit at work in our lives as individuals, and corporately as a church.
As we enter 2015, the desire to love our community and introduce them to Jesus does not fade as the church grows, but rather it intensifies. We have seen how lives are transformed through a relationship with Christ; those who were once consumed with surviving, are now thriving! And the next person to discover life in all its fullness could be our family member, our friend, our neighbour. Read more…