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GlobalFest 2016 - Peter Oyugi and Clive Osmond

After a great GlobalFest weekend celebrating what God is doing around the world, Ian Castro writes about global mission and Above Bar Church.

Then and now

For many decades – well over half-a-century – Above Bar Church has been committed to fulfilling Jesus’s final commission to his disciples to ‘go and make disciples of all nations’ (Matthew 28:19). This has meant sending and supporting church members whom God has called to full-time missionary work in other nations, usually in partnership with

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Globe in space

Every now and then, you come to a place where you just have to ask a big question like, what is the purpose of God’s people?

I’m really excited as we get ready for GlobalFest 2016. The theme this year is Reaching the World. Our God is seeking to make himself known to the world and restore it to himself. He has a goal and a purpose for all of creation and He longs for His people to be a part of His mission.

For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities – his eternal power and div

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First Impressions Gerhild

The First Impressions team welcomes you to our Sunday services, prepares refreshments for you to enjoy, is ready to help you at the welcome desk, and looks after you in the auditorium and lounge.

You can recognise us easily – we are the people wearing red and purple lanyards.

Why are we doing it?

God wants to welcome everyone into his family, and we want to follow his example and welcome you into the church family.

Jesus came to serve us and asked us to do the same. If we do what he asks us, we

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