Smuggled out of Mexico at 7 years old. Sexually exploited when she was 9. A mum by the age of 16. Join us as we hear the incredible, grace-filled story of Rosa Payne’s journey from brokenness and pain, to a life of freedom and purpose.
Join us as Jay Smith shares his powerful life story. Lean in, and be encouraged and inspired by the transformative power of the Gospel.
It’s the season of peace and joy. But if that’s the case, why is it that every time the Angel Gabriel brings someone a message, the first words out of his mouth are: “Don’t be afraid”? We all live life with real fears – no matter how big or small – that can stop us from taking hold of the future God has for us. Press play to hear how you can step beyond fear and into your future in this message from Pastor Kat Harding.
Your life is full of opportunities. But sometimes they can come wrapped up differently to what we expect. Press play to hear from Pastor Rachael Taylor how to unwrap and claim the opportunities in your life, no matter what they look like.
Psalm 46 states, ‘There is a river that makes glad the City of God.’ The river of God in your life is unstoppable. It will never run out and will transport you into all God has for you. But the river does something else- it carries stuff away. You can’t just dump your junk on the river bank and expect to remain in the clear waters of destiny. Every river has a bridge and there comes a time where everything needs to become ‘water under the bridge’. In this message, Dave Gilpin gives us 7 keys to letting go and allowing our ‘junk’ to go under the bridge. It’s amazing what can happen when you do.
When you follow Christ, He never said it would be easy. Opposition does come, but what is key is that He does not send you where He does not go. Your thriving is for His Glory. You can thrive and not just survive! Click play to have your eyes opened by this incredible message, preached by Pastor Ed Newton.
Tune in to this powerful message shared by Pastor Tim Ross at our Sheffield location. The same sin that is able to destroy individuals can also destroy community. Prepare to be challenged as Pastor Tim Ross leads us through Biblical examples of what NOT to do if we want to remain in community.
We can often think that Jesus doesn’t understand our situations, but He knows us better than anyone else. Why not click play to hear how small adjustments in your life can make a big difference, in this message from John Hinton.
It’s Your Turn – How to Maximise Every Opportunity
Most things that affect your life are cyclic. They are part of something greater who’s momentum keeps you doing things that you don’t really want to be doing. Depression is often part of a cycle. Habits are definitely cyclic and bouts of anxiety are just that- bouts that continue like a boxing match.
In this message Pastor Rachael Taylor from Hope City Newcastle attempts to break cycles by looking at a the man at the pool of Bethesda who’s been ‘cycling’ for 38 years.
Gratitude the ultimate attitude by Louise Davies was recorded at Hope City Frankfurt on the 2nd of December 2018.
In this inspirational message, Pastor Sats talks us through 3 simple but effective points to kill off procrastination and fulfill the calling God has over your life.
If you change the way you think, you’ll change your life and future. In this message, Pastor Dave teaches us how to how to catch our thoughts red-handed and switch them around to transform our lives.
Your Coronation Day by Louise Davies was recorded on the 2nd of December at Hope City Frankfurt.
Whether you call yourself an introvert, shy, quiet or just plain reserved, there’s a New You that supersedes the Natural You times a thousand.
The bible says that you’re not a lake, a pond, a swamp or a flood. You’re a river. Rivers flow. They’re dynamic. They‘re hard to stop. They’re heading somewhere. And they represent everything about the new, higher You.
Jesus declares that rivers of living water would flow from the inmost being of someone in whom the Spirit of God lives. Everything about this water is alive, dynamic, oozing to display its qualities and can’t be kept in a well. Enjoy the podcast.
In every area of life you are in there is always a king; someone who wields power and authority in their sphere of influence. We are born to influence the influencer. Tune in to Pastor Jo Willis and find out how to move kings.
Recorded live in our Sheffield location as part of our This New Republic weekend, Pastor Tim Ross shared this message about Support Systems. We all need people around us as we walk through life. Press play to discover how to find support by remaining in community.
Often we find ourselves in situations where things look bleak and need a change, Hope City Teaching Pastor Louise Davies speaks about opening the door to our next season with the key of thanksgiving. Gratitude is the ultimate attitude, there is power in the word “Thank you”. Listen as Louise unpacks the thought and gives some tips on how to cultivate a lifestyle of thankfulness.
We can often think that Jesus doesn’t understand our situations, but He knows us better than anyone else. So why not click play to hear how small adjustments in your life can make a big difference, in this amazing message from John Hinton.
Every now and then we feel the need to go back to basics, the natural. we often look for the spectacular and the dramatic stuff when we read the Bible, but actually God wants us to make our spirituality natural. in this Episode Pastor Ali shared practical ways to we can practice bringing God into the seemingly insignificant things in our daily lives so we can experience the Supernatural of God, in our natural.
Revenge is the desire to repay a wrong. It may seem like a normal human response, but the Bible says otherwise. Revenge has multiple faces, many of which we aren’t necessarily aware of. Tune in as Pastor Tebo explains the best way we can get revenge.
Life Stories from David Manners and Esther Bani from the 18th of November 2018 at Hope City Church Frankfurt’s 12 noon service.
Pastor Robert Tailby brings a brilliant word about making sure you breathe in Jesus as your oxygen, and breathe out all the nasty carboxyhemoglobins that are trying to take His place in your life.
“The tongue has the power of life and death” – Proverbs 18:21. The words you speak have so much power! You’ve been given the ability to set the atmosphere around your life to see all that God has promised come alive. Press play to hear how you can unlock this power in your world in this message from Pastor Kat Harding.
Fences are good- good for privacy, good for personal time and good for protection. To love someone is to love their fence.
To love their fence is to allow them space- space to back away, space to hide, space to process and space to find their own convictions on life and faith.
To push through the fence either causes offence that results in a stronger fence of defence, or for some, leads to broken fences and no fences.
Life Stories from Julio Lasut and Josselyn von Lintel was recorded during the 10am service at Hope City Frankfurt on the 18th of November 2018.
There can be so many things that try to fill in this blank: our past experience, the words of others, our own insecurities and flaws. But there’s another voice that wants to speak into our lives and into our identity – the voice of God. Press play to hear the real-life stories about how God has shaped the identity of three incredible women, recorded live at the North East She Is Gathering.
The Church is not man’s idea, but God’s Idea. In the final instalment of our Ekklēsia series, we unpacked chapter six of 1 Timothy, exploring the common traps of the Christian life, and how to avoid them! Press play to listen to this incredible message from Pastor Simon Taylor.
There’s something extraordinary about PRAISE. Our choice to Praise in our situation can unlock enormous power to see breakthrough, and establish our victory over everything God’s promised us. in this podcast, Ps Chris gives practical insights into the theory of praise for us to really understand how to live praising everyday!!! Be Blessed!!!
There are always storms around our lives of different intensities. Listen in as Pastor David helps us to overcome the fear and navigate the waves to reach the destinations that God has for us.
A message from Pastor Robert Tailby about breathing in God’s word over your life, preached live at Hope City Church in York.
The Glorious Kingdom by Siobhan Bullock was recorded at Hope City Frankfurt on the 11th of November 2018.
How to find purpose in every season. God’s heart is that we would be full of purpose in every place, time and season of our lives. Press play to discover how you can find this in your life in this message from Steph Young.
Every now and then we feel the need to go back to basics, the natural. we often look for the spectacular and the dramatic stuff when we read the Bible, but actually God wants us to make our spirituality natural. in this Episode Pastor Ali shared great insights on how we can really let God outwork deep spiritual principles and realities to flow naturally as we live daily.
To be an influencer is in your DNA. Uncharted territory is the home address of the believer. Press play to find out how you can leave the baggage and take your position of influence in this message from Teaching Pastor, Louise Davies.
The church will keep advancing as we keep transforming. The church does not have a God problem. It is our human issues that get in the way. Press play to find out how to be a better human in Part Five of our Ekklēsia series from Simon Taylor.
You’re salty! To those you interact with daily, to those around your life and to those you’re yet to meet, you’re salty. You have a seasoning in your life that adds flavour to other peoples lives. Listen as Pastor Sam Picken (Lead Pastor of C3 Toronto) helps and inspires us to walk boldly with our saltiness and to embrace the times where we are being seasoned!
The Word of God always produces fruit, for it will accomplish what it has set out to do, not returning empty or void. Nothing is wasted in our lives when we are surrendered to Jesus.
The glorious you. How to live a life that glorifies God was recorded on the 4th of November 2018 at Hope City Frankfurt
Pastor Joel Burden visits us from Kuala Lumpur to bring an inspiring message about Jesus repeatedly showing the amazing things he is doing and wants to do through us.
As part of our This New Republic weekend, Ps Tim Ross shares one of two messages about Support Systems. We all need support as we walk through life. In this message, Tim talks about how to find support by remaining in community. There are certain examples we can learn from the Bible, people from whom we can learn what not to do and how to support others by contributing to a healthy community.
Sometimes, in this race of life, as we’re running from meeting to meeting, task to task, responsibility to responsibility, it can sometimes feel like we’re not taking ground. But God’s heart and plan is that we would run to WIN. To take ground, to break through, to see our our dreams come alive. Press play to discover how you can run to win in this message from Pastor Ian Harding.
Tune in to this special podcast from Hope City Birmingham’s She is Gathering evening.
We all have a desire to be known, but we have a greater desire to know who we are. It’s only in Christ that we find ourselves.
Part of the A HOPE BEYOND Series. What do you do when God·s plans don·t seem to be working according to your timetable. In this message, Pastor Chris Denham teaches on how to find patience in our urgency to see God’s plans and purposes come to pass in our lives. Stick to the plan! Preached live at Hope City Church in York.