Contributing sermons since Mar 16, 2016
Contributed on Apr 26, 2016
This message examines Jesus' famous invitation to all to come to Him and unload your burden and take on His.
The Road to Restoration Matthew 11: 28-30 I would like to start by sharing with you an anecdote told by Chuck Swindoll: There was a father who worked very hard who had an energetic son. When the father would come home late in the afternoon his son would expect a mandatory play session. One ...read more
Contributed on Apr 25, 2016
This message examines Jesus' last words on the cross and how important they are in relation to His work as Lord and Saviour.
Christ's Lasts Words - The Finished Work John 19:28 Introduction Peoples last words are traditionally held as of great significance.Jesus' last words before His resurrection are recorded in the Gospel of John. All the words Jesus uttered on the cross have great import and relate to His eternal ...read more
Contributed on Apr 11, 2016
This message examines the preparation and provision of power to the church and believers by our Saviour in order for us to carry out the Great Commission.
Positioning for Power Acts 1: 1-26 Introduction There is a lot of talk about ‘power’, ‘signs and wonders’ and ‘Pentecost’. Often today the church fall into going into one of two extremes – it either looks for ‘power encounters’ or it so ...read more
Contributed on Apr 10, 2016
Towards the end of the Sermon on the mount Jesus gives His disciples the imperative to Love Our Enemies. In this message we consider the Who, What, Why and How of loving our enemies.
Love Your Enemies Matt 5: 43-48; Luke 6: 27-36 Intro – The word ‘disciple’ Gk word in NT appears 270x - means ‘thought accompanied by endeavour’ - it means to ‘adhere to’ to ‘stick to’; ‘follow’ NT 90x. Christian = disciple, ...read more
Contributed on Apr 6, 2016
This message looks at the challenge of following Jesus. It considers the nature of discipleship and how it is inseparable from being a Christian.
Counting the Cost - Following Jesus Luke 14: 25-35 Introduction We live in an era where Christianity has been simplified to a form of ‘easy believism’. There is the option of having Jesus as your Saviour without Him being your Lord. But this was not what Jesus taught. The call to ...read more