• Matthew Olanrewaju

    Contributing sermons since Aug 8, 2007
Matthew's church

The Methodist Church
Lincoln, *Province/Other LN5 9BY

About Matthew
  • Education: Diploma in Rligious Studies, Diploma in Theology. Bachelor of Arts in Christian Religious Studies Masters of Arts in Modern Theology -The University of Bristol, UK Primary Certificate in Stress management Primary certificate in Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy Primary Certificate in cognitive Behavioural Theraphy Member Institute of Health Promotion and Education
  • Experience: Reverend Matthew Olanrewaju was called into the ministry with The Methodist Church 30 years ago, he was trained at Immanuel College, and ordained a few years later. He has held numerous positions of within the Church including Minister-in-Charge of many Methodust Churches in Africa and UK. He recently ministered in London and Bristol. He curently serves as a Chaplain and lives in Lincoln, Lincolnshire. UK
  • Comment to those looking at my sermons: Like Bunmi says, you too only have one sermon to preach -your life. If however, you haven’t met me and read these sermons I pray God will speak to you through it. Please leave a note or question for me. god bless.
  • Sermon or series that made a difference: SERMON ON THE MOUNT - By JESUS JOSEPH-DAVID
  • One of my favorite illustrations: My own life Story - when I saw the Lord himself in my dream. I tell the story all the time, it is my only testimony.
  • Family: Happily Married with children
  • What my parents think of my sermons: They still think they are dreaming.
  • What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: Bunmi thinks I only have one sermon to preach -my life.
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Pray well and preach well.
  • Books that have had an impact: THE BIBLE
  • Hobbies: Football of course, Plays as a centre forward at all levels of football from Primary School to University, and played Amateur football for the local football teams in London, Bristol, and Lincoln. Reading Walking and Jogging
  • If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: Lord please make me clean.
  • What I want on my tombstone: ONLY PREACHED ONE SERMON - his Life
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  • Saints In The Mirror

    Contributed on Nov 5, 2011
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    As we celebrate The All Saints Day so we are made aware of the living saints of toady. Christ challenges us as he pronounces us Blessed In the Beatitudes, a template for the living saints of our world. Next time you hold a mirrow or stand in front of one,

    For centuries the first Sunday in November has been marked in the Christian Calendar and lectionary as the All Saints Sunday, and celebrated across the Christian Churches world wide. If a Sunday is catholic, this is it. All Saints Sunday is truly universally celebrated not because we were more

  • The Authority Of Jesus In Our Lives.

    Contributed on Sep 24, 2011
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    Jesus authority superceded all authority in heaven and earth. Unlike the chief priests and elders, who chose to challenge Jesus, we are to bow down to his authority and let His Most Excellency rule our heast, minds and souls.

    THE AUTHORITY OF JESUS IN OUR LIVES - BY REVEREND MATTHEW OLANREWAJU It has been coming! It has been coming for a long time, the only surprise here is the fact that the Pharisees, Chief priests and the elders had held on for so long before running out of patience with Jesus. I mean, for a long more

  • We Are More Than Conquerors

    Contributed on Sep 17, 2011
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    In a world torn apart by war, tribulations, famine and hardship, God's love is still constant and visible in the love of Christ. We may have questions about the presence of evil, but that does not equate to a passive God, as He continues to love His own a

    Romans 8: 35-38 A time of war is a difficult time. It usually a time when questions are raised, some questions we may find answers to them, others we may never find visible answers, yet it does not mean that there are no answers to those, it may just mean that we are not able to see the answers more

  • The New Covenant

    Contributed on Oct 19, 2007
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    The old covenant is a corporate affair between Yahweh and Israel, The new covenant does not involve a corporate action, indeed it is an individual and uniquely personal relationship with God’s own people brokered by and in Christ Jesus. prophet Jeremiah b

    I want to start from what a covenant is not. Covenant is not a contract. It is more than that. A contract is a legally binding exchange of promises or agreement between parties that the law will enforce. Contract law is based on the Latin phrase pacta sunt servanda (pacts must be kept). more

  • A Building From God

    Contributed on Sep 17, 2007
    based on 4 ratings

    When death occurs, Christians should have more cause to thank God and not despair as Our bodies are erthly tents which if destroyed, we, however, have a buiding from God, eternal, in the heavens.

    “For we know that if the earthly tent we live in is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens” 2 Cor 5:1 The second epistle of Paul to the Corinthians Chapter 5, verse 1, is contained in a letter written to comfort Christians in situations of more

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  • We Have The Key

    Contributed on Sep 17, 2011

    WE HAVE THE KEY Father William Bausch told a story of a boy who one morning had arrived very early at school and waited patiently at the door. Next to arrive was a lady who was surprised that this youngster had arrived so early. "It’s locked" the pupil said as the teacher tried the door. She more

  • A Highly Successful Lawyer Lived About 300 Miles ...

    Contributed on Oct 19, 2007
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    A highly successful lawyer lived about 300 miles away from his lonely father. They had not seen each other for years, even though they had an agreement he would make a quarterly visit every year. His father calls him up and asks, “when are you going to visit?” John the son proceeds to tell his dad more

  • Father William Bausch Told A Story Of A Boy Who ...

    Contributed on Aug 13, 2007
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    Father William Bausch told a story of a boy who one morning had arrived very early at school and waited patiently at the door. Next to arrive was a lady who was surprised that this youngster had arrived so early. "It’s locked" the pupil said as the teacher tried the door. She began to fumble for more

  • In A Team Game Called Cricket, The Position Of A ...

    Contributed on Aug 8, 2007

    In a team game called cricket, the position of a captain matters greatly which is the reason selectors or the cricket boards of teams always take their time in appointing captains for their teams. The captain is the leader of the team on and off the field of play. He is the link, the catalyst and more

  • Many Years Ago, I Bought Myself A Car Which My ...

    Contributed on Aug 8, 2007

    Many years ago, I bought myself a car which my children dubbed ’a banger’,although I bought this car to regain my freedom from car thieves who visited my previous car on three occasions, it however served me very well and fit for purpose. I packed it with total freedom anywhere I liked even without more