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Gospel centred sermons, based on the lectionary often in advance.

Nov 9, 2019

Focus Reading 2 Thessalonians 2:16–17    DIRECT DOWNLOAD LINK    FOR A 3 MINUTE APPLICATION OF THIS SERMON CLICK HERE

 

When I was a high school English teacher, I shared the Lyrics of the Midnight Oil song - The Forgotten Yearswith my year 11 English class.

            As they looked at the lyrics and listened to...


Nov 4, 2019

Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7

I've done an experimental Youtube version of this podcast.

What does it mean to be a light shining from the hillside? What does it mean to be the salt of the earth. If you look at our church building on a map and think of the 30-40 people we currently get on a Sunday you would be forgiven for...


Nov 4, 2019

The Main Purpose of the Bible is to lead us to salvation in Jesus.

When we read 2 Timothy 3 we are often drawn to verses 16-17. “All scripture is inspired by God and is useful for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, so that everyone who belongs to God may be proficient, equipped...


Step out in faith. Reflection for Pentecost + 21 C 2019

Sep 25, 2019

Walking feet

Key Text Jeremiah 32:1-9

Over 2500 years ago the city of Jerusalem the capital of Judah, the southern kingdom of Israel was being besieged by the mighty Babylonian Empire. The city was holding out but pretty much everyone knew what was about to happen. The city would fall. It did fall and it was then utterly destroyed....


Sep 19, 2019

Focus readings: Gal 3:23-4:6, Luke 17:11-19, Luke 7:36-50

One of the radical things about Jesus was that he mixed with everyone, and encouraged his followers to do the same. Today everyone who wants to is welcome to come to the table to receive communion. You are welcome, not because you are good or spiritual but...