I AM JOSEPH – I am hurting (Day 2)

I AM JOSEPH – I am hurting (Day 2)

This morning, we looked at the story of Joseph’s betrayal by his brothers, leaving him alone, in a pit, without hope – and his response to this. Andrew Croycroft opened his talk by speaking of 3 different situations he had been involved in, where people face hurt…boyfriends cheating on girlfriends, disappointment, death, broken relationships, stress…and […]

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How Ian Hannah proposed to his wife: Monday evening at New Horizon

How Ian Hannah proposed to his wife: Monday evening at New Horizon

Tonight was the third of Greg Haslam’s three talks on the life and times of Elijah. But before we get there, there is, as always, the safety announcement, the special feature slot, and time to worship through singing, led by Ian Hannah. It turned out too that it was Ian’s turn to share a New […]

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For those of us who aren’t Jews

For those of us who aren’t Jews

For those of us who aren’t Jews. This morning at New Horizon Trevor Morrow returned to the platform and resumed his place as a much loved and respected Bible teacher. This year we are looking at Acts and how the truth was initially unleashed  into an unsuspecting world through the infant church. Commissioned by his […]

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I AM JOSEPH – I am a raw material (Day 1)

I AM JOSEPH – I am a raw material (Day 1)

This morning, we’ve been working on deconstructing the story-book version of the story of Joseph many of us have grown up with…a lovely wee rainbow coat, Andrew Lloyd Weber, and the rest. Whilst our poor Mark Baxter began to read the story in a ‘nicey-nice’ way, he was wrestled to the ground by Matt Graham, […]

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I AM JOSEPH (well, not really…)

I AM JOSEPH (well, not really…)

Hello from the Livewire team! I’m sitting here in an empty Diamond (which, by the way, has been redone and is oh-so-classy…come and have a look…Brian Houston will be playing in it on Tuesday night, double bonus!) whilst the guys set up their instruments on stage. The team will be arriving soon, ready to meet […]

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Packed tent on a July November evening

Packed tent on a July November evening

It looked and felt more like winter than midsummer. But the tent was packed for the second evening celebration of New Horizon 2011. One of the features of the evening, following on from last night, was the theme of “What has New Horizon meant to you?” This year folks are encouraged to share their stories. Stephen […]

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Typos, Reds and an Influential Prophet: First evening at New Horizon 2011

Typos, Reds and an Influential Prophet: First evening at New Horizon 2011

So New Horizon 2011 is underway. After all the preparations, at ten past seven Ian Hannah and his band launched into the opening songs (yes – you need to get there early). The ever-popular safety announcement made the start official, and a very tanned Stephen Cave took to the stage for the announcements. It turns […]

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Prayer tent and quiet Room

Prayer tent and quiet Room

Prayer Tent The Prayer Tent at New Horizon is the place to go if you would like someone to pray with you – either after the Morning Bible Reading or after the Evening Celebration. There you will find members of the Pastoral Support Team who will be prepared to spend time with you to pray about […]

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Truth unleashed – morning bible readings with Trevor Morrow at NH2011

Truth unleashed – morning bible readings with Trevor Morrow at NH2011

As soon as I heard that the theme of this year’s new Horizon was ‘Truth unleashed’, the Acts of the Apostles lit up for me as apt for the bible readings. My preparation has increasingly confirmed this. We will be looking at the first 5 chapters but not necessarily a chapter each morning, as you […]

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