SERMON: A Nobody With A Mission

John 1:6-8, 19-28A. INTRODUCTION1. The Importance of Identify There are a number of ways we can identify people today. We can identify people through their colour, their race, their political beliefs, and their religion. We can identify people by their jobs, by their...

SERMON: The Nature of God

John 1:1-5A. INTRODUCTION1. Once Upon a Time…I remember my first introduction to television well. It was the 1950s, and I was sitting at home on the couch (with the measles). And the very first programme that I saw was ‘The Picture Book’ from the BBC series ‘Watch...

SERMON: The Good and the Bad

Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24A. INTRODUCTION1. A Modern PerspectiveIn life, some things are good, and some things are bad. There are good (positive) things that happen—things that help and encourage and build up. And there are bad (negative) things that happen—things that...

UPDATE: Second Editions, etc.

Second EditionsAs someone who believes that no matter how much work is put into a project, it can always be improved, my principal task this year has been to work on revised editions of:The Promised Land (A Twenty-First-Century Bible, Part 1) andA Day in the Life of a...

SERMON: Jeremiah and the Potter’s House

Jeremiah 18:1-12A. INTRODUCTION1. Looking for GuidanceMany people struggle with their spiritual lives.On the one hand, some try to read the bible—but quickly find that it isn’t an easy a book to read—and in no time become discouraged and give up. Some try to set time...