The biblical story of EPIC!

Thank you to the EPIC team for helping our children with these reflections…. As part of the vision discovery process, in EPIC last week the children were reflecting on where we are as Epic and which pieces of scripture capture this. In their own words (and grammar!): The bible stories that we think reflects EPIC the…

Lost along the way?

When Moses lead the Israelites out of Egypt and into the desert God went before them as a pillar of cloud by day and a pillar of fire by night (Exodus 13).  The people numbered approx 2.4 million so this vast illumination was necessary to keep everyone together on the journey!  I’m always struck when…

Uniquely Valuable

Thank you to Rikki Walker for these reflections….. Small groups recently were asked to look at and share their thoughts on which bible story best reflected where we are.  What a profound question of applying the bible to our present circumstances, but what a challenge! In our small group we thought about this, we wondered…

The view from the top!

Thank you to Sally James and Drakes’ small group for these reflections…. Ok I am going to admit that when I read the Biblical Story exercise set for small groups I thought “what the heck are they trying to do to us!”  Under pressure I googled Bible stories and it came up with a whole…

Forty Years?!

The story of Rahab, who we meet in Joshua 2, has been the basis of an art project in our house over the last few months.  We meet Rahab (well known for being a prostitute) as she welcomes and gives safe harbour to two spies sent by Joshua to check out the city of Jericho…