Genesis Week 10: Abraham – Intercession

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30th November

This week we saw Abraham’s intercession on behalf of the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah, their subsequent destruction, and also the redemption of Lot. Below is the video to ‘What if His people prayed’ by Casting Crowns and a link to this weeks notes.

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Christmas at Hill City

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25th November

We love Jesus Christ at Hill City Church, so it stands to reason that we also love Christmas! Therefore we intend to celebrate as much as possible. Here’s what we’ve got planned: join us if you can:

Monday 14th December
CAP Christmas meal
Venue and time tbc

Wednesday 16th December
Cold Barn Carols
5pm at Cold Barn Farm, Trevethin

Thursday 17th December
Hill City Community Carols
7pm at Pontnewynydd Methodist Chapel

Sunday 20th December
Christmas Family Celebration
10:30am at Pontnewynydd Methodist Chapel

Friday 25th December
Christmas Morning Service
10am at Pontnewynydd Methodist Chapel

Tuesday 29th December
End of Year Celebration
4:30pm at Ebenezer Hall, Cwmffrwdoer


Important news from Pastor Dai

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23rd November

This is a little post that contains some BIG news!

Last night Michelle and I shared with our ‘sending’ church, Highfields, some news that we have already announced to our ‘home’ church Hill City – that we believe that God has called us to move back to Cardiff to plant a new church in a very diverse, transient and challenging area of the inner-city.

This is not a flash-in-the-pan decision. Far from it! In fact it goes all the way back to a powerful, supernatural encounter that I had with God back in April 2012. This encounter literally changed my life in a range of ways. It’s where Red Community and my passion for human trafficking ministry originate from. It’s also where this call to plant a new church finds its roots. I don’t believe that this blog is the right place to unpack all the specifics though I will be happy to share the … Read More »



Genesis Week 9: Abraham – Circumcision

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22nd November

This week we saw God give Abraham the sign of Circumcision – the sign of His covenant with him. We also saw the symbolism of this in the New Testament teaching of the new birth. Below is a video of ‘I know who I am’ by Israel Houghton and Chris Tomlin, and also a link to download this weeks notes.

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Genesis Week 8: Abraham – The Covenant

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9th November

We continue to look at the life of Abraham as God confirms to him the promise He has made, but explains the journey to its fulfilment won’t be quite as simple as it could have been. Below is the video to ‘Great is your faithfulness’ by Martin Smith and a link to download this weeks notes.

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Genesis Week 7: Abraham – The Promise

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2nd November

We begin a journey looking at the life of Abraham that started with the amazing promise God gave to bless him and make his name great.  Abraham responded in faith by believing God and was obedient to the accompanying command. Below is the video of ‘I will follow’ by Chris Tomlin, as well as a link to the weeks notes.

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