On Sundays 9th Jan to 6th Feb, we are preaching into our four identity statements that describe the feel of the church family that is


12. Manasseh – Rebellion detox

‘Hezekiah the father of Manasseh, and Manasseh the father of Amos’ (Matthew 1:10) Read: 2 Chronicles 33:1-20; 2 Kings 21:1-18 He was the ultimate rebel.


11. Hezekiah – Pride detox #2

‘Uzziah the father of Jotham, and Jotham the father of Ahaz, and Ahaz the father of Hezekiah and Hezekiah the father of Manasseh’ (Matthew 1:9-10)


10. Uzziah – Pride detox #1

‘Uzziah the father of Jotham’ Matthew 1:9Read: 2 Chronicles 26:1-23King Uzziah did right. He sought the Lord. He prospered. He became famous. So famous, the


9. Jehoshaphat – Relationships detox

‘Asaph the father of Jehoshaphat, and Jehoshaphat the father of Joram’ (Matthew 1:8)Read: 1 Kings 22; 2 Chronicles 18, 20.King Jehoshaphat’s ‘heart was courageous in


8. Asa – Prayerlessness detox

‘Rehoboam the father of Abijah, and Abijah the father of Asa, and Asa the father of Jehoshaphat’ (Matthew 1:7-8)Read: 2 Chronicles 14:1-2 and 16:1-14.He did


7. Rehoboam – Bullying detox

‘Rehoboam the father of Abijah’ (Matthew 1:7) Read: 1 Kings 12:1-15 Rehoboam was a new king who wanted to make his mark. He wanted to


6. Solomon – More detox

‘Solomon the father of Rehoboam’ (Matthew 1:7) Read: Deuteronomy 17:14-20; 1 Kings 4:26, 10:14-29, 11:1-2. Israel’s kings were specifically charged not to acquire three things:


5. David – Lust detox

‘And David was the father of Solomon by the wife of Uriah’ (Matthew 1:6) Read: 2 Samuel 11; Psalm 51. When kings were meant to