QUESTION: Regular Services

The purpose of having regular services is to encourage the meeting habits of the congregation. It also serves to help interested non-members know when services are being held. Why then do so many churches change their service times, etc., when that pattern becomes...

SERMON: The Emotions of Christmas

Luke 2:1-20 A. INTRODUCTION The preparation time for Christmas can be a very emotional time. There can be feelings of great excitement, as families and friends plan for that special day—to make that special effort to be in the one place at the one time. There can be...

KID’S TALK: The Best Christmas Present Ever

Robert was worried. It was Christmas Eve and there was one person for whom he hadn’t bought a present—his best friend Eunice. And Eunice was very special to him. She was about Robert’s age, about ten, but she seemed to have everything. She didn’t need anything for her...

OPINION: History Repeats

There’s an old saying: “History repeats.” And it’s a saying that has been repeated many times and in many forms. As a consequence, history is littered with people who have used the saying, as nations and individuals have repeated the same old mistakes over and over...

OPINION: An Open Letter on Marriage

To the Anglican Church in Australia I am having some difficulty in regard to the current position of the Anglican Church on marriage. Because whilst I can see that same-sex relationships are neither biblical nor part of the Anglican tradition, I can also see that...