Church Family, Church Meetings, Revival, Testimony

TWENTY-FIVE YEARS

It was June 26 1994 when the outpouring of the Holy Spirit broke out upon us in Golden Valley Church (known at that time as New Life Church Churchdown, and just planted three months earlier). God had lovingly sent Dr Michael Brown to our churches in May 1994 to help prepare us for revival. A… Continue reading TWENTY-FIVE YEARS

Church Family, Exhortation & Teaching, leaders

ABSALOM SPIRIT

One of the things I was hearing as I was awakening today was, "Spirit of Absalom". I heard it clearly. I was aware of some of what it meant, and having spent yesterday's preaching in GVC talking about the battles of moving into a new season, I am reflecting on how this spirit works to… Continue reading ABSALOM SPIRIT

Conferences & Events

SCHOOL OF THE HEART

It's less than four weeks until SCHOOL OF THE HEART. We are excited about this life-changing week, as students encounter God's love for them and find true change and freedom at a heart level. Why not take some time out for your own heart this summer? The Bible lets us know that all the issues… Continue reading SCHOOL OF THE HEART

Church Family, Church Meetings, Conferences & Events, Exhortation & Teaching

MY HEART IS BEING DEEPENED

On Saturday we came to the end of this series of "Deeper Heart Days". We truly thank God for all that He has achieved during these three Saturdays. Many have testified to fresh revelation, greater freedom, and real heart changes taking place. We passionately believe that our hearts are the centre and source of all… Continue reading MY HEART IS BEING DEEPENED

Church Family, Conferences & Events, Exhortation & Teaching, Local (Gloucestershire)

DEEPER HEART DAYS

Many Christians live out of their heads, rather than their hearts. Life goes on like a treadmill and they bounce from one thing to another without giving attention to, or taking time for, the needs of their hearts. They accept unhealed wounds as a normal necessity, and limp rather than walking or running in the… Continue reading DEEPER HEART DAYS

Devotional, Exhortation & Teaching

BEWARE THE HIBERNATING BEARS

Guarding and purifying our hearts is the most important thing we can do on a regular routine.  "... if we don't let God deal with every part of our pasts, our hurts, our secrets, our errors in judgement, our mistakes, our sins, our handicaps in our backgrounds, any one of them can be like a… Continue reading BEWARE THE HIBERNATING BEARS

Conferences & Events, Local (Gloucestershire)

ONE WEEK TO PRESENCE KEEPERS

In a week's time we will be hosting our PRESENCE KEEPERS conference with Jeremy & Connie Sinnott from 'Catch the Fire' Toronto. Here’s a chance to take stock, to enjoy the Presence of God, to worship, and allow Him to work on your heart for a couple of days. Why the title? Because we believe… Continue reading ONE WEEK TO PRESENCE KEEPERS

Church Family, Conferences & Events, Exhortation & Teaching

SCHOOL OF LEADERS CONTINUES

We are now into our second month of the Golden Valley School of Leaders in Innsworth, and the sessions are continuing to be a wonderful time of equipping, training, challenging and transformation for those who are participating. Modules of training include 'Principles of Leadership', 'Issues of the Heart', 'Vision, Values, Identity & Mission', 'Practicalities of… Continue reading SCHOOL OF LEADERS CONTINUES

Church Family, Exhortation & Teaching

SCHOOL OF LEADERS

This weekend Golden Valley 'School of Leaders' began their nine month training. The induction weekend at Innsworth Community Hall was awesome as the ten hungry students gathered to learn, discuss, pray, and play. Truly God began the school with some serious heart surgery and some key revelations. We are excited about the nine months and… Continue reading SCHOOL OF LEADERS