SERMON: Wholehearted Devotion

Mark 12:38-44A. INTRODUCTIONIf you had a choice of having power, wealth, or living in poverty, which one of the three would you choose?Who here hasn’t wished at some time to be in a position of power? Whether because of the need to feel important, to correct an...

SERMON: Jesus’s Kind of People

Matthew 9:9-13A. INTRODUCTIONIn recent years, there’s been a lot of publicity about the rate of suicide in this country. Indeed, the examination of it—particularly youth suicide—and the reasons for people taking their own lives, has been of increasing concern. As a...

SERMON: Six Steps to Making a Difference

John 4:5-26A. INTRODUCTIONWhether we watch, listen to, or read the news, there are a number of features which appear to be common to every bulletin and newspaper. There are stories of hatred and prejudice. There are stories of misunderstandings. There are stories of...

SERMON: Fanatics for God

Luke 2:21-40A. INTRODUCTIONIn recent years, one of the features of our news bulletins has been the reporting of fanaticism. Reports about people with excessive and often mistaken enthusiasm, particularly in regard to religious beliefs. As a consequence, we have become...

QUESTION: Who’s Tradition?

One of the problems with tradition is the question “Whose tradition?” Indeed, isn’t more usual for there to be a variety of thinking about any tradition and the way it is observed?Posted: 26th April 2020