Part six of Hide and Seek comes to us courtesy of Christy Rayner, and looks at the Field of Hidden Treasure from Matthew 13:44...
‘The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field.
When a man found it, he hid it again, and then in his joy went and sold all he had and bought that field.'
Scotty Richardson brings us part 5 of Hide and Seek,
As with every message in this series, it is based upon the words of Jesus himself, this time from Matthew 5:13-16…
You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled underfoot.
Part four of Hide and Seek is brought to us by Jonathan Davies, and comes from Matthew 13:45-46...
Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant looking for fine pearls.
‘Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.
Shane Rayner brings the third part of Hide and Seek, looking at Jesus' instruction to ask, seek and knock from Matthew 7...
Hide and Seek is the theme for the messages at XS throughout term 3, we'll be looking at the parables Jesus told and how we find the truth of the Kingdom of God through them.
You don't even need to be the right age to come to XS on a Friday to get a lot out of this series over August and September, which starts with our Youth & Young Adults Pastor Christy Rayner bringing the first two weeks...