Blog

God created us to be in community and living in healthy community is important. In August, we will be holding a church-wide campaign, based on John Ortberg’s book Everybody’s Normal Till You Get...

14 Jul 2017
Cindy Erasmus

The Reveal Survey is so much more than just a questionnaire. Your anonymous answers help paint a picture for our staff and leadership to see exactly where we, as a church, are spiritually. In many...

13 Jun 2017
Sean Fjellvik

What is Christmas even about?

Many of us grew up feeling the excitement around Christmas; there was just so much to look forward to with the presents, food and the time spent together as a...

29 Nov 2016

After an excellent message on the subject of God at Work, based on the second chapter of the Book of Ruth, John suggested that we should reflect on God at Work in our lives, and so I’ve been...

18 Jul 2016
Bill Lofthouse

As we speed into the school holidays, our church kicks into a flurry of activity as we prepare for our Holiday Club programs. We managed to grab some time with the Holiday Club Director, Cathy...

21 Jun 2016
Gareth Jacobs

At the beginning of WW1 there was, in Britain, an iconic recruiting poster calling men to volunteer for service in the armed forces. The head and shoulders of Earl Kitchener was depicted pointing...

30 May 2016
Bill Lofthouse

2 Little Fishes has been caring for 18 month olds to 4 year olds for some years now and it's been great! As Westville Baptist Church focuses its attentions on better becoming a Christ-centred...

02 Apr 2016
Jacquie Barnes

Jesus, despite his disciples’ misgivings, was on His way from Galilee to Jerusalem via Jericho and Bethany. Several incidents en route are recorded, by all four gospel writers, albeit with minor...

19 Mar 2016
Bill Lofthouse

This is Lauren Bras, a home-grown missionary called to Mozambique, where she met her now husband Luis and pictured here with her little Diego. Her exciting family news is that her and Luis are...

16 Feb 2016
Lauren Bras

When all were gathered in the room
Christ Jesus washed their feet.
“Now you’re all clean” the Master said
As He resumed His seat.

“You call me Teacher, also Lord”
...

18 Jan 2016
Bill Lofthouse

Pages