Tempo - Sunday 15th October 2017

This Sunday

Morning Service

Chris Roberts will be preaching from

2 Cor 5:16-21 “Facing God”

Wayne Adams Ordination Service

Wayne has completed his studies at the South Wales Baptist College.  There will be a formal ordination service and celebration next Saturday 21 October at 3pm.

Christmas Wrapped Up

We have about 130 year 2 schoolchildren from 4 local schools coming through our doors to enjoy our Nativity presentation and activities in a few weeks time.  Mon 4/12, Tues 5/12 all day from 9.30am – 2.30pm; Wed 6/12 morning 9.30 – 11.30am; and Thurs 7/12 afternoon 12.30 – 2.30pm.  Wayne Adams will be leading this and is gathering his team.  Please contact him if you would like to help out or just need further information, especially if you have not been involved before.

Church Meeting

The church meeting, that was set for today, has now been postponed to 5 November as a mark of our respect for Dewi and in recognition of the sense of loss that we all feel as we say goodbye to our dear friend.

Hospitality Rota

Ann Hindson currently coordinates the hospitality rota, where families invite students and other visitors into their homes to enjoy lunch and fellowship together.  Please contact her if you are interested in joining this ministry (Heb 13.2)

A Call To Prayer

I would like to remind everyone that there is a prayer meeting at my home every Tuesday morning between 10 and 11:30am.  It is a safe place to open our hearts to the Lord and to seek His will for our lives, our families, our town, our country and beyond.  Please speak to Ann Hindson or Vivien or just turn up when you can.    Vivien Thomas

A Heart for the Rhondda

“The Case for Christ” – one man’s journey to solve the biggest mystery of all time.  This film, based on the worldwide best-selling book, and featuring Faye Dunaway, is showing at The Phoenix, Ton Pentre CF41 7EH at 7pm from Fri 13 to Thurs 19 October.  Tickets are £3 or £4 (concessions £2), adequate on-street parking, see www.phoenixtonpentre.co.uk

Rob Parsons, OBE in Wisdom House Live

is coming to Cardiff on Thurs 19 October at All Nations Centre, Sachville Avenue, Heath, CF14 3NY. Doors open 6:45pm starts 7:30-10:00pm.  Tickets £6 each or £5 when you buy 4 or more tickets.  Special partner rate: £4. careforthefamily.org.uk/wisdomhouselive.  Tel 02920 20810800.  Items include

o   Taking off the mask and being your true self.

o   Dealing with difficult people

o   Pursuing and fulfilling your dreams

o   The single greatest killer of strong relationships

o   Discovering and playing to your personal strengths.

Reformation Remix

This Bible Society presentation celebrates the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s 95 Theses.  Be moved, inspired, entertained & changed as  Dai Woolridge and Sound of Wales cover hundreds of years of church history through song, story and spoken word.  This is here at Temple on Sat 28 Oct at 7pm (doors open at 6.30pm) and at Highfields Church, Cardiff on Sun 29 Oct at 6.30pm.  Tickets are free, but a donation of £5 person is suggested.  It lasts 1.5 hours and has a 15 minute intervalGet a flavour of it at


Mountain Ash Meetings

The Berean Christian Fellowship which meets at the YMCA Building, Duffryn Rd CF45 4DA in Mountain Ash cordially invites you to join them for the visit of Bill Randles from the USA, who is preaching on Tues 31/10 at 7pm.


tempoPhilip Hughes