Sermon Archive (Page 49)

Suffering For & With The Church

Colossians 1:23b-24 — As Paul served the Lord Jesus he suffered many hardships. He suffered for the church and yet he rejoiced – how was that possible? … Paul also said that as he suffered, he was filling up that which was lacking in Christ’s suffering – what did he mean?  In this lesson we…

The Certainty Of Those Things

Luke 1:1-4 — Who wrote the third Gospel account in our New Testament? How did he write it? And why did he write it? … In this first sermon in a new study through the Luke’s Gospel, Pastor Peter answers these questions and reminds us of our great need to know more about Jesus.

Three Areas Of Difference

I Corinthians 12:1-6 — The right view of spiritual gifts is vital to the health and growth of the local church.  In this passage, the Apostle Paul outlines three key areas of difference that are crucial to understanding these wonderful gifts and exercising them properly in the body of Christ.  This sermon by Pastor David Mitchell…

The Election Plan – Part 1

Esther 2:1-4 — The queen had been dethroned in dramatic circumstances and a new queen was needed. How was Xerxes, the ultimate egotistical tyrant, going to choose one? In this first instalment, Brendan explains the context behind the election plan.

Our First Love

Revelation 2:1-7 — In this short letter, Jesus had some wonderful things to say about the church at Ephesus, but these were overshadowed by one serious criticism.  It was so serious that their very existence as a church was at stake. Today, this letter serves to remind us of what Jesus is looking for above…

Not Running Away From God

Jonah 1:3-17 — Jonah foolishly tried to do the impossible, to run away from from God! …God could’ve rightfully given up on Jonah but He didn’t. He graciously pursued him and brought him to repentance. In this sermon, we’re reminded of the grace and mercy God shows to his wayward sons and daughters.

Continuing In The Faith

Colossians 1:21-23a — The Believers at Colossae were being pressured by false teachers to deny the deity of Christ and the sufficiency of the Gospel.  In this part of the letter, Paul speaks of their reconciliation to God by the death of Christ and then urges them to continue in the faith. There is a warning…