Sermons

Desire, healing and baptism

Growing up in Canada, as a teenager I had a paper route. It was the classic North American thing. The papers were dropped off around the corner each day and my friend and I would take turns doing the deliveries.

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Families

  Mark 3:20-35 Jesus's mother and brothers come to get him Families are not always easy. My brother and I had a reasonably big age gap - as a result we didn’t fight that much, but I knew how to be the annoying little brother. I knew when to turn up when he had friends...

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Driven out by the Truth of Love

  Acts of the Apostles 2:1-21 The day of Pentecost Fairytales aside - watching the royal wedding yesterday I did think - you know I think she really must love him. Not because being a royal is a great hardship. They will never want for clothes, food or palaces. But...

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A Fixer-Upper

  John 15:9-17 Abide in my love When I was a kid in Canada all my friends played Ice Hockey through the winter. I was not the greatest on my skates, but I wanted to play too. So I signed up to the league. The difficulty was teams were chosen randomly. But one of my...

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State of the Nation

  John 15:1-8 I am the vine, you are the branches Today my sermon will take the place of the Incumbent’s report to the Annual Church Meetings. Now I know that when a president gives an Annual State of the Nation the legislature (at least those in the same party as the...

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Being Known

  John 10:11-18 The Good Shepherd How do you get your news? Is it from the Newspaper? Or perhaps the Television? Or do you read the news online? Perhaps you read magazines and get a more indepth study of the news? Along with the traditional media, I tend to watch a...

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