Tag: life with jesus

16
Dec
Celebration Lunch at Riverdove

Celebration Lunch

The Riverdove Community aspires to grow a life-culture of thankfulness and love; a culture which honours God, His son Jesus Christ, and seeks to show God’s character to the world. As community, we connect, we share, we love, with these aspirations at the heart of what we do together. As the year comes to a close, we have opportunity, to reflect on […]

20
Jun
Discipleship: Developing Your Authentic Self

Discipleship: Developing Your Authentic Self

When considering the ideas and thoughts surrounding Church Burnout, it became apparent that there is another serious issue facing many Christians today – in both their personal and church lives. The issue is a lack of spiritual and emotional maturity, leading to the cultivation of a ‘false self’ and a layering over our true self. […]

04
Jun
Tips to avoid church burnout

Avoiding Church Burnout

Burnout is a state of emotional, mental, and physical exhaustion. It occurs when you feel overwhelmed, emotionally drained, and unable to meet constant demands, whether real or perceived. Eventually, you find you literally have nothing left to give, either emotionally or physically. This state often leads to a range of issues including anxiety, depression, insomnia, anger […]

02
Apr
Peter Scazerro, author of Emotionally Healthy Spirituality, is quoted in this blog article

Emotionally Healthy Spirituality

“It’s impossible to be spiritually mature while remaining emotionally immature.” – Peter Scazzero, Emotional Healthy Spirituality Emotions Make Us Human Do you have emotionally healthy spirituality? Are you emotionally mature? Or are you, perhaps, deeply uncomfortable being intimate with your emotions? Did you realise that emotional maturity and spiritual health are intrinsically linked? Our emotions […]

01
Apr

Sunday Worship

There is no Sunday’s worship scheduled for this week due to the long weekend – we wish you all a safe and happy break. “By this we know love, that he laid down his life for us” 1 John 3:16

25
Mar

Sunday Worship

This Sunday’s worship will be looking at the significance of ‘giving’ and why it is ‘more blessed to give than to receive’. Our Sunday Service is at 11.30 am and all are welcome.

12
Mar
Following Jesus involves learning about his humble birth

The Birth of Jesus

The theme we are looking at is following Jesus. I thought it might be helpful to look at the circumstances of his birth, before we look at other aspects of his life and teaching. As we all know, Jesus was God’s only Son and God had a very special plan for him. He had a […]