P.S. – Forgive Like God Forgives

Text: Matthew 6:14-15 – In this postscript to the Lord’s Prayer, Jesus highlights the importance of believers being people who forgive. In fact, his warning is sobering: If we aren’t willing to forgive others, God will not forgive us. Pastor Win unpacks what Jesus meant by that.

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A Model For Prayer – Pt.3

Text: Matthew 6:9-13 – In this final message on the Lord’s Prayer, Pastor Win looks at the second half of the prayer where Jesus’ focus shifts to people and our needs. We seek God for daily provision, forgiveness, and protection from evil.

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A Model For Prayer – Pt.2

Text: Matthew 6:9-13 – Pastor Win continues to look at the model prayer Jesus teaches his followers. In this second message on the Lord’s Prayer, he looks at the first half of the prayer that focusses on God and giving him the glory.

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A Model For Prayer

Text: Matthew 6:9-13 – After teaching the disciples how NOT to pray, Jesus presents them with a model for prayer. We are familiar with The Lord’s Prayer but too often it is recited with little thought or purpose. Jesus teaches this prayer as an “outline” for HOW we should pray, not WHAT we should pray. […]

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Living Transformed Lives

Text: Romans 12:1-2 – In this familiar passage, Paul teaches us about living transformed lives. Pastor Dwayne unpacks these two verses, reminding us about offering ourselves as living sacrifices as an act of worship BECAUSE of the mercies God has blessed us with. In response, we don’t embrace our sinful culture but renew our minds […]

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Our Motivation for Prayer

Text: Matthew 6:5-8 – In this passage, Jesus continues to focus on our motivation for practicing spiritual disciplines like giving, prayer, and fasting. In today’s text, Pastor Win looks at what Jesus teaches about why we pray. Is our motivation to be seen by others as ‘super spiritual’ Christians? Jesus teaches us to pray sincerely, […]

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What Motivates Your Service?

Text: Matthew 6:1-4 – As we move into the next section of the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus warns us that in our pursuit of righteousness – a righteousness that must exceed that of the religious leaders – we must be careful about our motives. In the first part of this chapter, he focusses on the […]

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Are You A Christian Perfectionist?

Text: Matthew 5:43-48 – On this first Sunday of the New Year, we close out Chapter 5 in the Sermon in the Mount. Jesus has been showing us examples of how we are to live our a righteousness that exceeds that of the religious leaders. Now, in a summary form, he lays out what our […]

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2020 – Lessons from COVID Exile

Text: Jeremiah 29:1-14 – What lessons can we learn from a year that was turned upside down by COVID? In this last message of 2020, Pastor Win uses this Old Testament passage to show us how God reminded the Israelites in exile in Babylon about his faithfulness, his sovereignty, his desire for them to be […]

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The Birth of Jesus – A Lesson In Contrasts

Text: Luke 2:8-20 – On this Fourth Sunday of Advent, Pastor Win highlights some significant contrasts we see surrounding the birth of Jesus. God sometimes uses contrasts to reveal something we need to learn. In this case, God’s word teaches us that our significance is not tied to our heritage or our accomplishments, or our […]

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