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Devoted to Prayer
Acts 2:42
Looking at how we can pray for the local church as we soon begin the new church year.

Sunday
August
18
Speaker
John Hosier
Devoted to Breaking the Bread - Alder Road site
Acts 2:42
Exploring the meaning and spiritual significance of the Lord's supper.

Sunday
August
11
Speaker
Carlos Bertrand
Devoted to Communion | Ashley Road site
Acts 2:42
The church in Acts regularly broke bread together; as Christians we should do the same. Nathaniel explores the meaning of communion and how it is integral to the Christian life.

 
August
11
Speaker
Nathaniel Hobby
Devoted to Teaching | Ashley Road site
Acts 2:42
The first of a new series on what it is to be devoted to Christ. Matt explores how we can be devoted to the apostles' teaching.

Sunday
August
04
Speaker
Matthew Painter
Devoted to Teaching | Alder Road site
Acts 2:42
The first of a new series on what it is to be devoted to Christ. John explores how we can be devoted to the apostles' teaching.

Sunday
August
04
Speaker
John Hosier
Let's Dance!
Psalms 30
Matt explores Psalm 30 and how God turns our mourning into dancing.

Sunday
July
28
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
One-Off Talks
[ 43 Episodes ]
These talks are not part of a series, they just stand alone!
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Church Weekend 2019
[ 1 Episodes ]
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Daniel: Living in Babylon
[ 9 Episodes ]
Lessons from the book of Daniel
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Rescued
[ 4 Episodes ]
Lessons from Exodus
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Acts: Spirit. Empowered. Mission
[ 39 Episodes ]
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Money, Sex & Power
[ 3 Episodes ]
In these 3 important areas why and how are we to be different?
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Risen with Christ
[ 8 Episodes ]
4 Sundays exploring Colossians 3
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Being Human
[ 3 Episodes ]
As the world continues to change at high speed we explore what it really means to be human in 2018.
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Community Psalms
[ 3 Episodes ]
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None Like Him
[ 10 Episodes ]
10 ways that God is not like us & why that's a good thing.
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A Better Way
[ 7 Episodes ]
7 coordinates from Colossians and Philemon to help us navigate life.
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One Way
[ 5 Episodes ]
On the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation we explore its five central statements that are still so vital today.
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Life. Light. Love.
[ 2 Episodes ]
A series from 1 John this summer.
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Culture: Together on a mission
[ 3 Episodes ]
A series to help us discover how our cultural differences can make us stronger.
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Who Am I?
[ 5 Episodes ]
In this series we explore what it means to take up gospel identities and discover the real you.
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Who is Jesus?
[ 11 Episodes ]
A series exploring the books of Luke & Acts, and seeking to answer the question: Who is Jesus?
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Foundations
[ 5 Episodes ]
We are asking what our lives our built on and looking to the Bible for the right foundations at the beginning of 2017.
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Isaiah: King. Servant. Conqueror
[ 8 Episodes ]
Isaiah is a hugely important book, covering massive themes and speaking into specific situations. During this 7 week series we'll see how Isaiah points to Jesus as King, Servant and Conqueror.
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Monday Morning Christianity
[ 6 Episodes ]
We can enjoy gathering on Sundays, but how do we live when Monday Morning rolls around?
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Not Just For Kids
[ 3 Episodes ]
This summer at 502 we will be looking at Bible stories commonly used to teach children to ask ourselves what the Bible really says.
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Jonah
[ 5 Episodes ]
Is Jonah's treatment by God fair? Is Jonah's attitude towards Ninevah fair? We are to see that grace is bigger and better than fairness!
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Good Living
[ 6 Episodes ]
In this short series in Proverbs 18 Solomon's words prove to be as wise today as they ever were.
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Joy In All Things
[ 13 Episodes ]
Christians are called to be joyful. We explore how Paul can write a letter from prison in Rome to a church in Philippi explaining why he is still joyful and that, although the Philippians are under persecution, they too can be joyful in all things.
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Objections
[ 1 Episodes ]
This series responds to some of the major objections people have to the Christian faith today.
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Risen With Christ
[ 0 Episodes ]
4 weeks in Colossians 3
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Devoted to Prayer
Acts 2:42
Looking at how we can pray for the local church as we soon begin the new church year.

Sunday
August
18
Speaker
John Hosier
Devoted to Breaking the Bread - Alder Road site
Acts 2:42
Exploring the meaning and spiritual significance of the Lord's supper.

Sunday
August
11
Speaker
Carlos Bertrand
Devoted to Communion | Ashley Road site
Acts 2:42
The church in Acts regularly broke bread together; as Christians we should do the same. Nathaniel explores the meaning of communion and how it is integral to the Christian life.

 
August
11
Speaker
Nathaniel Hobby
Devoted to Teaching | Ashley Road site
Acts 2:42
The first of a new series on what it is to be devoted to Christ. Matt explores how we can be devoted to the apostles' teaching.

Sunday
August
04
Speaker
Matthew Painter
Devoted to Teaching | Alder Road site
Acts 2:42
The first of a new series on what it is to be devoted to Christ. John explores how we can be devoted to the apostles' teaching.

Sunday
August
04
Speaker
John Hosier
Rome!
Acts 28:11-31
Once in Rome Paul is held as a prisoner but is free to preach: for two years the gospel is proclaimed at the heart of the empire, with all boldness and without hindrance!

Sunday
March
24
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
A Storm, a Shipwreck, and a Snake
Acts 27:1-28:10

Dr Luke’s thirty-year history of Spirit empowered mission is racing towards its conclusion as Paul races towards Rome. In today’s story we see how nothing is going to keep Paul from getting where God wants him: not storm, shipwreck or snake!


Sunday
March
17
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
True and Reasonable Faith
Acts 25-26

Paul finds himself in a pre-trial trial. Following two years of prison, Paul is on trial for declaring Jesus to be alive. Listen to find out how he responds and how the people respond to him. 

 

 

 

Sunday
March
10
Speaker
Matthew Ashton
Hope in the Resurrection! (Alder Road site)
Acts 23:12- 24:27
Paul’s journey to preach the gospel in Rome is underway, but via prison! And a brutal court case. Rich helps us to unpack Paul’s great hope in it all: the hope of the resurrection!

Sunday
March
03
Speaker
Richard Stamp
Hope in the Resurrection! (Ashley Road site)
Acts 23:12- 24:
Nathaniel sets up the court room trial of Paul in Caesarea in order to make his defence. His defence is this – there is Hope in the Resurrection!

Sunday
March
03
Speaker
Nathaniel Hobby
A PHARISEE, A ROMAN, A CHRISTIAN | 502 SITE
Acts ACTS 21:37-23:11
The search for identity is central to what it means to be human. The way the apostle Paul understood who he was can help us understand what we can be too. 

Sunday
February
17
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
The Reality of the Gospel - Ashley Road site
Acts 21
Paul is journeying back to Jerusalem encountering relationship and opposition as he goes. We look at five realities from the text that help us understand our mission as Christians, and how God is calling us to be on a faith adventure with Him.

Sunday
February
10
Speaker
Nathaniel Hobby
On to Jerusalem but to the ends of the ends of the Earth - Alder Road site
Acts 21
As Paul returns to Jerusalem, we explore 5 realities of Paul's journey home.

Sunday
February
10
Speaker
Dan Lawford
Running the Race | Ashley Road site
Acts 20: 1-24
Christians are marathon runners: keep running the race, all the way to the finish line!
(Apologies that the first few minutes of the recording are missing)

Sunday
February
03
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Take Courage! | Alder Road site
Acts 20: 1-24
The good news of God's grace encourages us and calls us to be encouraging. We need to take courage to face hardships that will come our way and keep proclaiming Christ.

Sunday
February
03
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Revival and Riots- Ashley Road site
Acts 19
Acts 19 shows us that the Spirit empowered mission goes on and on because the Spirit empowered gospel goes on and on.

Sunday
December
09
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
I Predict a Riot- Alder Road site
Acts 19
Life in the Spirit is for every believer. It's a life of power, of mission, and sometimes, of riot.

Sunday
December
09
Speaker
Richard Stamp
Growing Mission, Growing Team - Alder Road site
Acts 18
Paul's missionary trip to Corinth shows us how Mission is risky, but also compassionate and the importance of working as part of a team.

Sunday
December
02
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Growing Mission, Growing Team- Ashley Road site
Acts 18
Paul's missionary trip to Corinth shows us how Mission is risky, but also compassionate and the importance of working as part of a team.

Sunday
December
02
Speaker
Dan Lawford
Fellowship of the Unashamed- Alder Road site
Acts 17: 1-34
Jon gives us 8 ways we can learn from Paul and live unashamed for God.

Sunday
November
25
Speaker
Jon Clark
Engaging Culture- Ashley Road Site
Acts 17: 1-34
Paul's journey through Thessalonica and Athens teaches us about how we can preach the gospel with boldness in different situations.

Sunday
November
25
Speaker
Nathaniel Hobby
The one about a businesswoman, a snake girl and a jailer - Ashley Road site
Acts 16: 6- 40
God can work in all kinds of people through all kinds of circumstances. This should give us confidence about the way that God’s power can be at work in and through us.

Sunday
November
18
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Spirit Empowered Road Trip - Alder Road Site
Acts 16:6-40
The life of a Christian is a Spirit empowered road trip. With our crew (the church) we aim to preach the gospel of Jesus whilst meeting a variety of people on route. Are your ready for the adventure?

Sunday
November
18
Speaker
Matthew Ashton
Friendship, Fallout and Fruit
Acts 15:36 - 16:5
Today's passage reminds us about the priority of mission, the need for working in team, and the reality that friendships can come under pressure.

Sunday
November
11
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
The Council at Jerusalem
Acts 15: 1-35
The Early Church makes an historic decision about the nature of the gospel that remains relevant for all Church history.

Sunday
October
28
Speaker
John Hosier
Church on the Move
Acts 13-14
Paul's first missionary journey is characterised by him getting knocked down and then getting right back up again.

Sunday
October
14
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Our Obedience, His Plans- Ashley Road site
Acts 12: 1-25
God is a calling is us to radical obedience, obedience that loves one another and the church as Christ loved us.

Sunday
October
07
Speaker
Matthew Ashton
Radical Obedience- Alder Road site
Acts 12: 1-25
God is a calling is us to radical obedience, obedience that loves one another and the church as Christ loved us.

Sunday
October
07
Speaker
Dan Lawford
Jerusalem and Antioch
Acts 11:19-30; 12:25-13:3
What can the church in Antioch teach the church in Poole?

Sunday
September
30
Speaker
Nathaniel Hobby
The Acts of Peter: The Shroud & the Sheet
Acts 9:32- 11:18
Luke describes for us how the gospel spread out from Jerusalem to the ends of the earth. This passage is a crucial moment in gospel expansion.

Sunday
September
23
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Saul: change is possible - Ashley Road site
Acts 9: 1-31
The story of how Paul was transformed from murderer to apostle.

Sunday
September
16
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Saul to Paul. Saved. Surrendered. Sent. - Alder Road site
Acts 9: 1-31
God is always at work in you, in the world and in the church. Saul’s conversion shows us how.

Sunday
September
16
Speaker
Richard Stamp
Philip
Acts 8: 4-40
The story of Philip shows us that when people receive the good news of Jesus there is joy!

Sunday
September
09
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Philip
Acts 6:8 - 8:4
The story of Philip shows us that when people receive the good news of Jesus there is joy!

Sunday
September
09
Speaker
Matthew Painter
Stephen
Acts 6:8 - 8:4
The story of the death of Stephen is a turning point in the mission of the church and a lesson to us in how God works through the unexpected.

Sunday
September
02
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Gearing For Growth
Acts 6
Organising ourselves to go deeper and wider.

Sunday
June
10
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Spirit Empowered Witnesses
Acts 5: 12-42
Praying our witness would be marked with miracles, humility and courageous sacrifice. 

Sunday
June
03
Speaker
Iain Kennedy
Judgement (502)
Acts 4: 32 - 5: 11
A story of generosity and a story of judgement.

Sunday
May
20
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Live Holy (Alder Rd)
Acts Acts 4: 32 - 5: 11
The Church pure is the Church powerful.

Sunday
May
20
Speaker
Richard Stamp
Power & Will
Acts 4:23-31
Praying for boldness when trouble comes.

Sunday
May
13
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Men Who Have Been with Jesus (502)
Acts 3:1-4:22

God's call for ordinary people to join the Spirit-led controversy.


502 Sunday
May
06
Speaker
Iain Kennedy
Men Who Have Been With Jesus (Alder Rd)
Acts 3:1-4:22

God uses ordinary people to do extraordinary things.

 
 

 

 

Alder Road Sunday
May
06
Speaker
Dan Lawford
Devoted
Acts 2: 42-47
The model, challenge and dream of Acts 2.

Sunday
April
29
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Let's Do It Again
Acts 1&2

Sunday
April
22
Speaker
Matthew Hosier
Purpose & Power
Acts 1:1-14
Iain introduces us to Dr. Luke's sequel as Jesus promises His followers that they will be given all the power they need to continue His mission with purpose.

Luke Sunday
April
23
Speaker
Iain Kennedy
Mission Focused
Acts 17
In the second of our Foundations series Matthew Hosier helps us to see why mission is at the heart of what it means to be the church.

*Apologies for the quality of the audio on this recording. 

Sunday Community Events
January
15
Speaker
Matthew Hosier