2021-04-18 Sermon – The Three “I Love You’s”

This Sunday we come to the end of our sermon series in John with a particularly special encounter between Jesus and Peter. Peter is reinstated as shepherd and leader of the early church. What can we learn today if Jesus was to ask us the same questions, how might we participate in His grand story,Continue reading “2021-04-18 Sermon – The Three “I Love You’s””

Friday, 16 April 2021 – Spend Time in Praise

Good afternoon church family Isaiah 25:1 says “Lord, you are my God; I will exalt you and praise your name, for in perfect faithfulness you have done wonderful things, things planned long ago.” Sometimes it is good and right to just spend time in praise to God and nothing else. So often we want toContinue reading “Friday, 16 April 2021 – Spend Time in Praise”

Thursday, 15 April 2021 – Cornelius the Centurion

Good afternoon church family Today in my quiet time I was reading the book of Acts, in particular the part where Cornelius the Centurion was directed by God to seek out Peter and Peter at the same time received a vision from God showing him that it was good and right for him to meetContinue reading “Thursday, 15 April 2021 – Cornelius the Centurion”

Wednesday, 14 April 2021 – Do not fear their threats

Good afternoon church family Have you ever had to do something out of obedience to God that resulted in personal suffering or others looking down on you and judging you harshly? It can be a hard place to be in when you have to come to peace with the cost of following Jesus. But listenContinue reading “Wednesday, 14 April 2021 – Do not fear their threats”

Tuesday, 13 April 2021 – Desert Wastelands

Good afternoon church Psalm 107:4-9 says “Some wandered in desert wastelands, finding no way to a city where they could settle. They were hungry and thirsty, and their lives ebbed away. Then they cried out to the Lord in their trouble, and he delivered them from their distress. He led them by a straight wayContinue reading “Tuesday, 13 April 2021 – Desert Wastelands”

Friday, 9 April 2021 – A perfect sunrise

Good afternoon church In my quiet time today I was reading Psalm 130: “Out of the depths I cry to you, Lord; Lord, hear my voice. Let your ears be attentive to my cry for mercy. If you, Lord, kept a record of sins, Lord, who could stand? But with you there is forgiveness, soContinue reading “Friday, 9 April 2021 – A perfect sunrise”

Thursday, 8 April 2021 – Under Grace

Good afternoon church family, We have had the most wonderful Easter, and we have been challenged by the wonder of our Saviour’s work and so where to from here… Paul writes “For if we have been united with him in a death like his, we will certainly also be united with him in a resurrectionContinue reading “Thursday, 8 April 2021 – Under Grace”

2021-04-04 Sermon – Easter Sunday 2021

When we come to Easter nowadays, we know how it all turned out, so it’s quite different for us than it was for people at the time. In this sermon, we look at how people – some good and some bad– would have experienced the first Easter.