What is being a Christian all about?
At the heart of Christian faith is the belief in a God who is all about relationship. Relationship is at the heart of God – being Father, Son and Holy Spirit – and God made people for a relationship with Him.
The Bible unpacks the story of this and God’s love for us. It all began with people experiencing God’s love and loving Him in return. But God’s people then consistently turned away from Him and got into a mess. God kept reaching out to us and in the end became one of us in Jesus, who came to rescue us.
Jesus, God himself, came and died for our mess and to restore our relationship with Him. He then rose again and is alive today so that we can live life in relationship with God.
How Do I Find Out More?
If you want to know more about the Christian faith, take a look at our Grass Roots magazine which is a brilliant and accessible introduction to Christianity.
If you’d like to join others in finding out about faith, Alpha is a great course which is run all over the world and across Devon.
How do I help my children at this time?
This is a great short PDF to help little children understand about Coronavirus.
There are so many ways to help children to pray, worship and contemplate faith at home. Click here for lots of resources for children, families and young people.
A church in Exeter is also producing fantastic short videos for children based on Bible stories here.
Can you help me or pray for me?
We’d love to help in any way we can, whether answering a question, signposting you to help or to pray for you. Please email usand we’ll put you in touch with the best person to help.