FRESH START MEETING - 2018
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A single parent retreat which took place at Ashburnam Place in East Sussex. There was great weather and beautiful surroundings.

This retreat included activities for children, sponsorship for families to attend, an amazing time in the presence of the Lord, and really good speakers

 
LIVING WATERS CONFERENCE 2021
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This conference took place on Saturday 4 December 2021 at High Lea Conference centre. It was attended by around 90 people from in and outside church. It featured a numbered of anointed speakers and was supported by a dedicated team of 30 volunteers, covering tasks from children’s ministry, worship leading, ushering and prayer teams. The focus of the conference was on acquiring living water and the centrality of the cross. It was a God-ordained day with people getting saved, people coming back to Christ and fresh fire being ignited in believer’s hearts with a powerful sense of God’s presence especially in worship. We are so grateful that God turned up!

 
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION - JANUARY 2022
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Our Round Table Discussions launched this year and our first discussion topic was on ‘Busyness vs Productivity (Fruitfulness)’.  

The discussion evoked conversation and awareness of where your busyness stems from. We pulled together some tips and resources recommended during the session.

 
FRESH START MEETING - FINANCIAL HEALTH CHECK SEMINAR - FEBRUARY 2022
 
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This was the first Fresh Start meeting for 2002 and was hosted by Clive Chalkley.

This meeting covered:

  • THE STEWARDSHIP PRINCIPLE  - defining your relationship with money

  • Stewarding with wisdom - '7 'strands to financial wisdom

  • Stewarding with Faith  - how to exercise your faith

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GUEST SPEAKER

Clive Chalkley

ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION - FEBRUARY 2022
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February's round table discussion explored overcoming a poverty mindset. We discussed related root causes, spiritual tools and practical application. We were able to hear individuals journeys and past experiences regarding a poverty mindset.

 
 
Hammer
HALF TERM FOR HALF THE PRICE FEBRUARY 2022
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We were delighted for the first time since lockdown to have a social event where single parents and children were able to enjoy a fun evening out during half term for half the price getting to know each other and form friendships.

 
Hammer
HALF TERM FOR HALF THE PRICE MARCH 2022
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Due to the weather conditions in February we were unable to attend our half term for half the price dinner, but managed to gather together this month for a great evening and birthday celebration.

 
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION - MARCH 2022
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March's round table discussion explored forgiveness. We discussed what forgiveness is, processes God has taught individuals such as writing and constant prayer. We addressed the cost of unforgiveness and the role empathy has to play.

UKRAINE RELIEF DAY  - APRIL 2022
 

Ukraine relief day 2022

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ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION - APRIL 2022
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April's round table discussion explored Self worth. We discussed

the individual journey of self worth, the world's image of who we are, taking responsibility for your self worth, who God says we are/our identity in Christ, our uniqueness and not comparing ourselves.

 
FRESH START MEETING - HOW TO WIN THE RACE WELL - APRIL 2022
GUEST SPEAKERS
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Lorraine Lawson - Head of Operations for Mental Health Services for a successful NFP Charity

Margaret Oghieng

Organisational Psychologist and the Founding Director of The Inclusive Village: a Management Consultancy

Chidimma Kanu

Consultant Obstetrician at Lister Hospital(East and North Hertforshire)

Emma Emmanuel

Human Rights Lawyer, Author, Well-being and Natural Health Training Consultant, Restorative Justice Facilitator

Andrea Johnson

Minister and Head of Property, Transport and Facilities

For this Fresh Start event we were joined by an inspiring panel of speakers for an in-depth discussion about applying Kingdom principles at work. 

 
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION - May 2022
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May's round table discussion explored embedding honour in our lives. Through different testimonies we heard how this was applied and practiced. We discussed the positive and negative aspects of leadership/those we are honour.   

 
FRESH START MEETING - WHO DROPPED YOU- JUNE 2022
GUEST SPEAKER
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Minister Andrea Johnson

June's Fresh Start meeting was hosted by Minister Andrea Johnson who shared a powerful word on being dropped by others.

 
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION - June 2022
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June's round table discussion explored vulnerability.  We discussed the importance of vulnerability, shared examples of occasions where we have been vulnerable, being vulnerable with God, who to share with and David's expressions of vulnerabilty from the bible. 

 
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION - September 2022
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September's round table discussion explored singleness.  Exploring different experiences and singleness at different ages. Those who have chosen to be single, those who are frustrated by it and what the bible says about it.