God uses People to Help us

This one has been a tough one to write. Not because of the subject matter – actually, after Mark’s message on Sunday I bounded up to Suzie and asked if I could write this week’s blog! But because of what it’s taken to get to this point. As many of you know, last year at […]

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Be You and You will Be

I’ve just listened to Sunday’s message from Samuel on Soundcloud and am sitting here in tears at how incredible, how authentic and how appropriate that message was for our church. You can listen to it here. I’ve been “in church” a long time – on and off my whole life… I’ve also left a church before after being […]

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The Waiting Vision

This week I have the honour of writing the blog on Jo’s outstanding preach Sunday entitled : The Waiting Vision I want to start by asking you a question . When you and your friends are making plans to catch up, do you make arrangements to catch up knowing full well you aren’t going to […]

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Vision Sunday

So this week Pastor Mark spoke on the topic of vision. More specifically Coastside’s vision.  Mark said that our vision at Coastside is for the people. Getting the unchurched saved.   Yes, it is important to have your own vision and goals with God, but that’s not exactly what he was talking about. Jesus has […]

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Serving in the House

Wow how amazing was Sundays message!!  Serving in the house has always been such an important part of my walk with Jesus.  Serving in the house is how I have always outworked the gratitude that I have for the salvation I received by grace 20 years ago. It might come as a surprise to some […]

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VISUALLY ALIGNED WITH THE HEART OF GOD

What a phenomenally challenging word from our Pocket Rocket Youth Pastor Kirsty Minturn on the weekend – Visually aligned with the Heart of God ❤ So many times we can be consumed by the daily happenings of life that our alignment can get a little bit skewed and before long we can be on a […]

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Decisions, Decisions, Decisions

So as I sit at my keyboard to write this blog, I am having to make decisions about what I will write and how I will express myself and if what I write is what I feel is the right thing to put down in words. Decisions…..every day we are faced with them, some of […]

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Stamina for The Vision

Aloha Ladies, Well didn’t Michael rip the lid off on Sunday! If you missed being at church on Sunday I encourage you to download the podcast which will be live today! Vision- the ability to think about or plan the future with imagination or wisdom. Are you aligned with the vision? Are you whole heartly […]

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DON’T LOOK BACK

I have the privilege of discussing Marks fantastic preach on Sunday titled “Don’t look back ”  Mark used a bible verse which basically sums us humans up.  Genesis 19:15 -26  Its a verse about Lot and his wife running from Gods brimstone and fire he was raining down on Soddom and Gomorrah. They were both […]

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Pressing Forward

Wow! That’s all I can say about this weeks message from Pastor Mark.  How amazing is it that we are blessed to hear these inspiring words to get fresh revelations week after week! This is definitely a word in season for me! How often do we pray and ask for God’s word and what he […]

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