• Scott Berry

    Contributing sermons since Aug 13, 2009
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scott berry
colonel light gardens, SA 5086

About scott
  • Education: B. Min (Tabor) Grad dip. Bible and ministry (Burleigh) B. Sc.(Adelaide) B. Appl. Sc. (OT) (Uni SA)
  • Experience: 10 years voluntary service as a youth leader before moving into a paid ministry capacity for the last 7 years.
  • Comment to those looking at my sermons: hope you enjoy it, preach it in your own style
  • Sermon or series that made a difference: Scott Hawkins preaching for creativity and Mark Wilkinsons for consistency.
  • One of my favorite illustrations: mostly come from the simpsons
  • Family: Married with 2 kids.
  • What my parents think of my sermons: engaging, amusing but too casual
  • What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: she’s pleasantly supportive
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Be yourself
  • Books that have had an impact: Cost of discipleship - Bonhoffer The Jesus i never knew - Yancey Velvet elvis - Bell
  • Hobbies: music, movies, bodyboarding
  • If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: Persevere in the faith - Hebrews
  • Something funny that happened while preaching: Regular interjections from the congregation.
  • What I want on my tombstone: here lies a faithful man of God
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  • The Definition Of Me

    Contributed on Jul 21, 2011

    THE DEFINITION OF ME Quote from the movie 'Spanglish' - "I've been overwhelmed by your encouragement to apply to your university and your list of scholarships available to me. Though, as I hope this essay shows, your acceptance, while it would thrill me, will not define more

  • Marriage And Discipleship: Love In Action

    Contributed on Aug 14, 2009

    MARRIAGE AND DISCIPLESHIP: LOVE IN ACTION If a groom said ‘I wanna scrap that ‘forsake all others bit’, I’ll have a few affairs but it’ll be ok – I’ll come home to you most nights’ - its not acceptable. Marriage is not about emotion or what you get from the other – its a commitment, a more

  • How Many Times Would You Forgive Your Dog?

    Contributed on Aug 13, 2009

    HOW MANY TIMES WOULD YOU FORGIVE YOUR DOG? Think for a minute, how forgiving would you be as if your pet messed the carpet several times a day? I think eventually you’d give up on your pets and take them out into the wilderness and set them free, you know what I mean - dump them. God’s love more