Colin Dye
Senior Minister

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God has a fun side. Don’t you think that God had fun striping the zebra, stippling the leopard and designing the elephant?
If that doesn’t convince you, look at the people you meet. I know that God has a sense of humour. He created me!

God’s sense of fun is always purposeful. He created the universe, the planets and us. The original creation was good, wonderful and complete. Humanity stepped into a world of macro-cosmic and micro-cosmic beauty. He really did create all things richly for us to enjoy. It all has a serious and generous purpose, telling us
something about his nature and character.

Summertime sees the tourist and leisure industries come out in full force. It’s their season. The same goes for us. Our church summer is full of fun things to do, but all with a serious purpose. The family days, the sporting events, and the food fayres all have a bigger scheme in mind – sometimes fundraising for important work, sometimes fellowship, but always to reach others for

Christ. Evangelism can be fun as it is simply flows out of the normal activities of life: work, studies, family, holidays and recreation. The 20:20 Vision sets some serious goals calling all of us to grow the church spiritually, numerically and in influence.

Take time to have fun. But also, remember our mission. The cell groups should not simply disband for the summer, they
should explode into creative enjoyment and passionate engagement with others. For all of us, kids of the Kingdom, fun is
work and work is fun. After all, we serve a God who has fun, seriously.


Keynote – Ignite the Flame

Colin Dye Senior Leader facebook.com/colindye.org  colindye.com Light a flame within my soul Holy Fire Consume my all Spirit blaze Shine out of me And burn for all the world to see! On Sunday 19 November at the KT 6pm service I symbolically and prophetically struck a...

Overcoming the ‘Rat Race’

KT member Belinda is a corporate lawyer Belinda Lucas-Musa shares her journey of remaining faithful to God while pursuing her law qualifications. Tackling the Giants: Influencing your World In his recent sermon “Take it to the Lord” Bruce...

Keynote – Jesus, the peace-child

“Suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying, ‘Glory to God in the highest, And on earth peace, goodwill toward men!’” Luke 2:13-14 The shepherds gathered in the field that first Christmas night saw an amazing...

Keynote: The power of thanksgiving

"Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus." 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 The cultivation of a grateful heart is essential to successfully living a fruitful life for God. Prayer with...

Keynote: Building Relationships that prevail

Colin Dye Senior Leader facebook.com/colindye.org  colindye.com “So continuing daily with one accord in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house, they ate their food with gladness and simplicity of heart, praising God and having favour with all the people....

Keynote: Arise, and build

Colin Dye Senior Leader facebook.com/colindye.org  colindye.com The God of heaven will make us prosper, and we his servants will arise and build.” Nehemiah 2:20 The clarion call of Nehemiah, the repairer of the walls of Jerusalem, was “Arise and build.” It was a call...

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