Joy to the WorldWhat Am I Singing About?
As we continue or series on Christmas carols we look at Joy to the World, a classic, written by Isaac Watts in 1719, based on Psalm 98. Join us as Gunther Storbeck explores the hope of what is still to come, what true joy is and how to engage with it in every season.
O Little Town of BethlehemWhat Am I Singing About?
This week we continue our Advent series, “What am I Singing About” with the 1868 hymn ‘O Little Town of Bethlehem’. Join us as Alan Carson shows us how God uses the seeming insignificant things, to demonstrate His deep desire to dwell with His people.
Hark the Herald Angels SingWhat Am I Singing About?
This week in our “What Am I Singing About” series we look at the 1739 carol, ‘Hark The Herald Angels Sing’, written by Charles Wesley. Join us as Peter O’Halloran takes us through the carol and asks us the question, where do we really look to for our salvation.
Come, Thou Long Expected JesusWhat Am I Singing About?
As we approach Christmas we’ll start to hear the familiar Christmas carols. Songs we’ve perhaps sung since we were children. But how well do we connect with the story that they tell? Today we kick off our extended advent preaching series called ‘What Am I Singing About?” Each week we will be looking at a traditional Christmas carol and exploring it’s biblical foundation and application to our lives.
This week we are looking at the 1744 advent and Christmas carol, “Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus” written by Charles Wesley as he reflected on the needs of 18th century society and Haggai 2:7
Rooted and Grounded In Love
This week we look at what the bible says about being rooted and grounded in God’s love for us and the impact this can have in our lives as individuals and as a community. Join us as Andy Smith leads us through some steps to ensure we’re posturing ourselves to receive all that God has for us.
Guest Speaker: Malini ColvilleGuest Speakers
Today is adoption Sunday and we have the pleasure of hearing from our guest speaker Malini Colville from Home for Good. Join us as we talk about adoption and fostering and hear experiences from some in our own community as they have journeyed this process.
Hospitality: Do I Have Room?
For generations the early church was marked by it’s pursuit of radically ordinary hospitality. In a culture where many are unsure of who they are and where they are headed how do we once again become a place safety, sanctuary and embrace?
Leadership at BCVSpecial Services
This week we take a break from our normal series to look at leadership within our community. Join us as we hear a little about the leadership story of BCV, how we’re structured as a church and celebrate some leaders who are “stepping up” in this next season.
Guest Speaker: Steve NicholsonGuest Speakers
It’s our great pleasure to welcome Steve Nicholson back to Belfast. This week Steve will continue the theme of “being the church God calls us to be”, by talking about what it means to be unshakable.
Baby Dedication SundaySpecial Services
Today we’ve had the privilege of dedicating 17 children in our community. Join us as Katie Wilson, our children pastor, shares some thought on the power of a name.