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Slough teaching Archive (Oct 08 - Dec 09)

This page provides access to audio files of talks recorded at Slough congregation meetings. To download a file, right-click the relevant link and 'Save Target As...' or 'Save Link As...' 

 

(If you want to view the catalogue of Slough talks prior to 19th September 2008 click here)

 

SUBJECT

SPEAKER DATE

Grace and Truth     Listen     Download

 

Andy explains that despite his rejection by man God doesn't bring retribution but mounts a rescue mission. Jesus came in grace and truth and to understand both these aspects of God we need to look at what Jesus taught and did.

Andy ReadAndy Read

13 Dec 09

Watch out there's a thief about     Listen     Download

 

Understanding our identity enables us to see victory in our lives. Florence explains how hunger and humility attracts Jesus and now is the time for us to encounter Him.

Florence Peters Florence Peters

06 Dec 09
What do you see?     Listen     Download
 
Colin talks about learning to look with the eyes of the Spirit rather than to regard people according to what we can see physically
Colin Barnes
Colin Barnes
29 Nov 09

Sow where you want to go     Listen     Download

 

Where do you want to go? Andy Read speaks about a God given principle that will help us to flow in a stream of blessing - sowing where we want to go.

Andy ReadAndy Read

08 Nov 09

Called to be Overcomers     Listen     Download

 

Christen tells us that the Holy Spirit who lives in us is a winner in every situation, but we have to break off any agreements with the lies that the enemy has sown in each of us.

Christen ForsterChristen Forster

01 Nov 09

Our Revival Identity     Listen     Download

 

Speaking from the the story of Gideon, Vicky tells us that revival comes out of our identity as sons and daughters of God.

Vicky EarllVicky Earll

25 Oct 09

Victory in You     Listen     Download

 

Christen explains how the Holy Spirit in us enables us to be the people God created us to be, and to live in Victory.

Christen ForsterChristen Forster

18 Oct 09

Shaped by the Spirit     Listen     Download

 

Let's not settle for less than the Holy Spirit wants for us. We are more defined by the future we have in Jesus than what we were in the flesh, so let's not be defensive against the conviction of the Spirit.

Christen ForsterChristen Forster

04 Oct 09

The Living Room     Listen     Download
 
John and Mandy tell us about their work with an organisation called Grassroots who run 'The Living Room', a place for people with drug and drink problems in Tenerife. (Mandy works at Yeldall Manor)

 

7 min video about The Living Room

John & Mandy StevensMandy Stevens

27 Sep 09

A Heart that is Free to Give     Listen     Download

 

Christen Forster talks about our heart response to money and encourages us not to live in fear. Giving is an expression of faith and part of our testimony that overcomes the enemy.

Christen ForsterChristen Forster

20 Sep 09

Goldrush in Slough     Listen     Download

 

Embrace the difficulties and gather the gold at the well that God is building through us in Slough. Includes an encouraging prophetic word for Andy & Val Simcock, and Henry Skelley.

Al BullenAl Bullen

13 Sep 09

Remember, and Win     Listen     Download

 

Starting with a prophetic picture, Judith draws some lessons from David & Goliath and encourages us to remember our past victories in order to win the battles we are facing.

Judith ForsterJudith Forster

06 Sep 09

Only Believe     Listen     Download     View slides

 

Continuing our occasional series from Mark, Wisdom encourages us to create, build, and fan our faith into action and let's do the works of God. Mary Porter also adds a word on 'Love is offensive' regarding God's outrageous grace.

Wisdom Da Costa
Wisdom Da Costa
26 Jul 09

Thailand Report     Listen     Download

 

Andy & Val Simcock, Slough's missionaries to Thailand, describe the work that God has called them to in Chiang Rai. Andy also reviews how Jesus broke cultural and religious attitudes to give respect to every person and discusses how God is using them to bring the Kingdom of God into the Land of Smiles. 

Andy & Val SimcockKairos - Andy  Val

12 Jul 09

By Faith We Understand...     Listen     Download

 

Christen explains how God takes our seeds of faith and then takes over and accomplishes His purposes.

 

Christen ForsterChristen Forster

05 Jul 09

The Lord's Prayer     Listen     Download

 

Mary Porter sets the scene for the Lord's Prayer and discusses the amazing call and privileges we have as disciples of Jesus.

(Apologes for the poor quality in the first 4 minutes)

Mary PorterMary Porter

28 Jun 09

Jesus, the fixer     Listen     Download

 

Andy continues our series from the end of Mark 4 and launching Chapter 5 with the healing of the demoniac. Jesus values the whole person, and that includes....you and me.

Andy ReadAndy Read

14 June 09

God desires our passion     Listen     Download

 

Vicky, speaking from Psalm 63, tells us that God is a passionate lover who uses the language of love to encourage our passionate response.

Vicky EarllVicky Earll

07 Jun 09
Annette's testimony     Listen     Download
 
Annette describes her background and the events that led to her receiving Jesus as her Saviour, and follows on with some specific words of encouragement.
Annette Curtis
A
31 May 09

Bitter Words     Listen     Download

 

Words can be deadly arrows used against us, but we can stand on the word of God and choose instead to speak the truth over ourselves and see victory in our lives.

Ernie CatalanoErnie Catalano

10 May 09

Letting our light shine     Listen     Download

 

Tom reviews Mark 4 and discusses how we can let our light shine in the world around us.

 

To see the slides that accompany this talk, click here

Tom CurtisTom

19 Apr 09

Becoming experienced in our experiences     Listen     Download

 

It's OK to ask for more, but let our experiences change us and enable us to show His presence in unusual places...

Christen ForsterChristen Forster

05 Apr 09

Trusting in God's economy     Listen     Download

 

Understanding God and his promises enables us by faith to have everything we need and to be generous.

Vicky Earll
Vicky Earll
29 Mar 09

Mother's Day     Listen     Download

 

Motherhood is an expression of the heart of God and is wonderfully realised in Mary, the Mother of Jesus. What does this mean to us and how do we respond?

Andrew RackstrawAndrew Rackstraw

22 Mar 09

Conversations with God     Listen     Download

 

Meditation on Psalm 27. David's struggle was not dissimilar to the ones we face, but as we gaze on the beauty of the Lord so we too will find our security.

Judith ForsterJudith Forster

15 Mar 09

The Word of Power and Power of the Word     Listen     Download

Mary PorterMary Porter

08 Mar 09

Called, commissioned and empowered        Listen        Download

 

Tom continues his occasional series in Mark 3, encouraging us all to use the authority delegated by Jesus to bring forgiveness, healing and deliverance to everyone we meet.

Tom CurtisTom

01 Mar 09

Living in the Son-shine        Listen        Download

 

Fed up with the bad news? Colin Barnes reminds us of God's promise to bless us, and encourages us to let the difference of our lives impact everyone we meet. 

Colin BarnesColin Barnes

22 Feb 09

He's already done it        Listen        Download

 

Susan testifies how renewing her mind enabled her to overcome depression and to use what God has given her to serve as a misisonary in Hong Kong.

 

Susan ExelbySue Exelby

08 Feb 09

Living in the land     Listen       Download

 

It's good to travel hopefully, but even better to arrive! Andy teaches from Deuteronomy the three things we need to remember when we get there!

 

 

Andy ReadAndy Read

01 Feb 09

Be with Jesus, and avoid religion     Listen     Download

 

Nigel & Jean Stock prophecy that religion is crouching at Slough's door, and the key to avoiding it is given in Mark 3 - be with Jesus. And never say 'never' to the things that we see God doing.

 

Nigel & Jean Stock 25 Jan 09

Human, divine and planning a wedding     Listen     Download

 

Continuing his occasional series from Mark, Tom discusses the 'Son of Man' and how with His help we can prepare for the greatest wedding celebration ever seen!

 

Click here for wedding pictures to accompany talk.

Tom CurtisTom

18 Jan 09

How do you follow the Christmas story?     Listen     Download

 

....with more Holy Spirit and angelic ministry, hungry disciples and healing. Tom talks briefly from Mark 1, and challenges us all to seek more of the miraculous in 2009.

Tom CurtisTom

04 Jan 09

More Than Conquerors     Listen     Download

 

Neil gives 4 pointers to help us live as 'More than conquerors' and incorporates some testimonies from >The Sowers Ministry mission work in Asia.

Neil AndersonNeil Anderson 1

07 Dec 08
We want to see Jesus     Listen     Download
 
At the start of Advent, Andy challenges us not to miss the important by being distracted elsewhere . (With thanks to Perrianne Brownback of Texas for slides and concept of different crosses.)
Andy Read
Andy Read
30 Nov 08

Hospitality     Listen     Download

 

Continuing his occasional series on what it means to be a community, Tom looks at the Biblical encouragement to be a hospitable people.

Tom CurtisTom

23 Nov 08
Encouragement     Listen     Download
 
Judith takes a look at Barnabus and gives an exhortation to use the powerful gift of encouragement to build up both the church and the Kingdom of God
Judith Forster
Judith Forster
02 Nov 08
Once Upon an Ordinary Day     Listen     Download

How do we value the ordinary, mundane things of life and how can the stories we tell create a new 'ordinary'?
Ben Care
Ben Care
26 Oct 08

Growing in God's Generousity     Listen     Download

 

Jackie discusses the extraordinary abundance of our God who provides everything necessary for us to grow in His example.....but how?

Jackie Blanchflower
Jackie Blanchflower
19 Oct 08
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