Text: 1 Timothy 3:1-5; 14-17 – In this message, elder Matthew Strauss preaches from 2 Timothy 3. Often, over time, our memory fails us and begins to distort the things we have learned or read. Matthew takes us back to some of the basic truths of God’s character – especially his holiness, and how we desperately […]
Text: Matthew 5:6 – Pastor Win continues his series on the Sermon On The Mount. This week he looks at the fourth Beatitude where Jesus calls his followers to purse God’s righteousness with an intensity equivalent to a starving person pursing the basic necessities of life – food and water.
Text: Hebrews 12: 5-11 – On this Father’s Day Sunday, elder Sean Rodgers reminds us about the importance for parents, especially fathers, disciplining their children just as God’s disciplines us as His children. The purpose is not punitive – but, out of love, to build character in us so we will live godly lives.
Text: Matthew 5:1-12 – The Beatitudes describe the kind of character Jesus expects from his followers. They represent God’s standard for true happiness. In this introduction to the Beatitudes, Pastor Win reminds us that each of these character traits are to be lived out by all followers of Jesus – not just the “all-star” team.
Text: Matthew 5:1,2 & Matthew 7:28,29 – When Jesus gave the Sermon on the Mount, he was teaching his disciples and the crowds. They were in awe because he spoke with authority. As Pastor Win continues in this series in the Sermon on the Mount, he reminds us that Jesus has that same authority to […]
Text: Galatians 5:16-26 – Pastor Win begins a new series on the Sermon on the Mount. When Jesus began his teaching ministry, he frequently spoke about the “kingdom of heaven”. In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus teaches us what it looks like to be Kingdom Citizens. In this message, Pastor Win highlights that at the […]
Text: Romans 16 – In this final chapter of Roman’s, the Apostle Paul takes the time to commend those in the church who have served faithfully and helped him in his ministry. His focus is on their character, not their role or position. So often, even in ministry, we can get caught up in a […]
Text: Genesis 39-50 – Life is not always fair. This is reality in a broken world. But rather than play the victim, we need to rise above our difficult circumstances. God is always there to help us through challenges and often uses them to develop character and maturity in us. Joseph went through many trials […]
Text: Ephesians 3:14-21 – We live in a culture that teaches us to project our feelings onto others. Our society also tends to project it’s opinions on God somehow believing that God thinks the way we think. He loves the way we love, he forgives the way we forgive. This is not true: God is […]
Text 1 Peter 5:1-7 – As Christmas approaches, we are reminded of the humble setting in which Christ was born. He entered the world a baby, in a cold damp stable, surrounded by animals and shepherds. The Saviour of the world gave up the glory of heaven to become one of us. Often, Christians forget that […]