Category - Sermon Series
Posted: 21 April 2017
In our world, there are stacks of competing visions of the good life. Our vision of the good life will shape our desires, our pursuits, our emotions and our decisions. With so much at stake, it is crucial that we get this vision right. What is the good life? I'm sure you have...Continue Reading
Posted: 13 April 2017
I'm really looking forward to coming together this weekend to reflect on the death and resurrection of our Lord Jesus.
We've got hot cross buns, a chocolate fountain, live jazz in the grounds, an Easter egg hunt, and a BBQ. It's a great event to bring your friends and family to. If you haven't already, why not invite them now.
Can I also encourage you to...Continue Reading
Posted: 07 April 2017
It's a week until Easter, and I'm really looking forward to spending next weekend with you celebrating that Jesus conquered death and now gives new life to all who believe. We're meeting on Good Friday (10am) and Easter Sunday (10am, 4.30pm) plus there's going to be hot cross buns and live jazz.
This Sunday we are finishing our series on Jesus' last night...Continue Reading
Posted: 31 March 2017
We had an amazing Weekend Away last week up on the Northern Beaches hearing people sing songs from the 80s and share the way they're following Jesus in their lives. Here's one person's reflection on what they took away from the weekend:
"We all go through struggles in life that challenge our faith and it is so important to have a church family and friends...Continue Reading
Posted: 24 March 2017
Our annual Weekend Away starts this evening! We've got 170 people coming for a fantastic weekend hearing from the Bible, enjoying fellowship and hanging out in a beautiful part of Sydney.
Joel Hollier will be giving three talks on the weekend on the greatness and supremacy of Jesus from the book of Hebrews. I've been working through these talks with him,...Continue Reading
Posted: 17 March 2017
We had a great night on Wednesday at the Annual General Meeting. We had three wardens (Alexis Linton, Pauline Oh and Noel Nallaiah) and four members of parish council (Justin Yoon, Peili Guan, Mario Chan and Tom Schell) elected unopposed. You can download the Annual Report which shares how God has been at work in the last year in our church here.
Posted: 10 March 2017
This Sunday we’ve got Andy Bryan speaking on what we can expect in the Christian life from John 15.
Expectations are very important! When our expectations are awry, we find ourselves in a world of trouble. Tomorrow I’m competing in my first 46km trail run, and part of the preparation is getting my expectations right for how painful it’s going to be.
Posted: 24 February 2017
This term we're looking at Jesus' last night with his disciples and the way he prepares them for his coming death and departure. In John 14 he begins a series of teaching points on the role of the Holy Spirit in their lives and in the world. It's a great section and so important for understanding the power of the Christian life. I've found Tim Keller's...Continue Reading
Posted: 17 February 2017
This week we are continuing our new series on Jesus' last night with his disciples in John 13-17. This is a section of the Bible which is relevant for everyone:
- For people exploring Christianity, it offers us evidence for who Jesus is, so that you might not make a leap in the dark but take a step into the light;
- For new Christians, Jesus teaches us...
Posted: 10 February 2017
It was great to see you all at Vision Sunday last week. We heard how Jesus is building his Church, and what that means for our church. If you missed out you can listen to the message here
This Sunday we are starting a new series running all the way up to Easter on the last night of Jesus' life. On this night Jesus turns to his disciples and teaches them...Continue Reading