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

Jun 30, 2016

Focus Reading: Gal 6:7-16   Direct Audio Download; Click Here   For an alternate sermon based on the Kings reading: Click here

God is crucial
In the Letter to the Galatians we read that instead of living lives which say thank-you for the good things that God has done and is doing for them, all of a sudden the Galatians...

Jun 24, 2016

Focus Text Gal 5:1, 13-25  Direct MP3 Download   Another Sermon for Proper 8 c with a mission focus

Freed & Fuelled
The book of Galatians has as it’s main theme a struggle between Paul who believes that God loves us freely as a gift and others who believe that while God is loving God demands we keep a set of rules...

Jun 16, 2016

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We might not think it but all of us have stories about how Christ’s love is at work or has worked in our lives.

And to some extent most of us will have at least some stories that are a bit similar to the experiences of those who...

Jun 11, 2016

Focus Reading Lk 7:36-8:3 Direct download of MP3

Life of the Party
Because of the Lord's Supper and the banquet parables we so often think of Jesus as the host rather than the guest at meals. In fact when we read the New Testament we discover that generally Jesus is the guest at other people’s meals. He is not an easy...

Jun 3, 2016

Focus Readings: 1 Kings 17:8-24 Luke 7:11-17

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Today’s readings have two themes. One is the miraculous healing power of God. Some people find the idea that God would literally raise the dead difficult. I don’t but I sympathise with people who do. This kind of thing simply does not happen...