December 19, 2016
What does it mean that Jesus has brought us into the family of God? The answer is wonderfully liberating, and breathtakingly majestic.
December 12, 2016
One of the hard things about Christmas is while it’s a time of year we love so much, the story behind the story tells us some pretty tough truths about who we are. But even here, this reality is the reason we have so much to sing about.
December 7, 2016
There’s increasing to follow the crazy American thing of “Happy Holidays”, and the Christmas message becomes increasingly secularised. Does that matter so much? God thinks it does.
December 2, 2016
Imagine a world where Jesus was missing. No ultimate life. No everlasting love. No enduring hope. Yet this is how many people live. Could it also be how many Christians live? How serious are we that Christ is our Saviour? What are we expecting of this life we have in Jesus? Anything at all?
November 11, 2016
We all know we are called to growth. The Father has appointed this to be our joy and our task. Our question often is, though, how do I do this? Where do I begin? How can I help someone else to be more fruitful? This week we’ll get some terrific tools for doing just that.
November 11, 2016
The Bible speaks about the Church in remarkable terms, yet on earth we can look pretty unremarkable. How do we reconcile these seemingly disparate accounts? What is our role in this? And what resources can we access to do this work better?
October 26, 2016
Jesus says God has chosen us for a reason, and it’s pretty specific. He wants us to bear lasting fruit. What does this mean for how we live and how we do church?
October 3, 2016
The practice of baptism is a topic of some disagreement in the wider church. What is it about? Why apply baptism to children? As it turns out, baptism is a visible expression for what God has been doing all along.
September 28, 2016
Jesus, the Good Shepherd says his sheep will know his voice. So, how do we listen? How do we hear him? Listening to the Psalms will help us answer our questions, and have us listening better to the One who loves us.
September 5, 2016
How does it happen that Jesus cry of desperation to his father is relevant to our text this Sunday? Many a father has grappled with the reality of unanswered prayer. How are we to deal with that?