Aldi Elberts

Aldi Elberts

Role: Pastor

Associate Pastor, St Paul's Lutheran Church.

First name is correctly Aldis, but he prefers the abbreviated form.

 

 

Latest sermons:
8:30am, Sunday, June 3, 2018
Passage: 1 Samuel 3:10
Series: General
Duration: 22 mins 44 secs
“Watcha hearin?” From God, that is. He is speaking, but not all are trained to hear. Today we learn from Samuel, about how to hear and know what God is saying. [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 2]
10:30am, Sunday, May 27, 2018
Passage: Isaiah 6:3
Duration: 20 mins 4 secs
This is not only the litmus test of our faith (Father, Son and Holy Spirit), but the source and motivation for our health, healing and holiness. Today we look at how seeing God for who He really is, changes everything. (Today's sermon followed a performance of Bach's cantata BWV 165.) [Orchestra/Choir - Holy Trinity]
8:30am, Sunday, May 20, 2018
Passage: Ezekiel 37:2
Series: General
Duration: 22 mins 47 secs
Feeling perhaps a bit “dry”? Less than full? Running on empty? God’s solution: Pray, “Come, Holy Spirit!” We see the fulfilment of that today. [Organ/Choir Pentecost]
10:00am, Sunday, May 13, 2018
Passage: Acts 1:8
Series: General
Duration: 16 mins 17 secs
Have you ever wondered why the world is in such a mess, and who might be responsible? The early disciples definitely thought so, and believed God to be responsible. They were also a bit slow in getting it. Ascension is the last day before their thinking began to radically change. [Organ/Choir - Ascension]
10:30am, Sunday, May 6, 2018
Passage: Acts 10:44
Series: General
Duration: 14 mins 58 secs
Have you ever fallen in love? It is a common experience for many. Often we don’t think of it pertaining to God, but this is what the Gospel is about. Discover how God is in love with you. [Organ/Choir - Easter 6]
10:30am, Sunday, April 29, 2018
Passage: John 15:1-8
Series: General
Duration: 20 mins 17 secs
Jesus said "I am the vine, and you are the branches." What does this mean? Is there some way we can be joined with Jesus, in the here and now? How can we bear good fruit? [Organ/Choir - Easter 5]
10:30am, Sunday, April 22, 2018
Passage: John 10:14
Series: General
Duration: 18 mins 6 secs
"How will I know if he really loves me?" So sang Whitney Houston. How DO we know if anyone loves us? This is the question that the Apostle John tries to answer in his first letter, and the one we look at today. [Organ/Choir - Good Shepherd Sunday]
10:30am, Sunday, April 8, 2018
Passage: 1 John 1:3
Series: General
Duration: 22 mins 24 secs
How’s your fellowship? It was one of the distinguishing features of the early church. No one had seen anything like it. What does it mean? What does it look like? How might we be part of it? Following up from our Good Friday and Easter celebrations, we see how God made all this possible. [Organ - Easter 2]
10:30am, Sunday, April 1, 2018
Series: General
Duration: 22 mins 21 secs
Some people worry about looking foolish. And St Paul even writes that "we are fools for Christ's sake". What does this mean? Should believers worry about looking foolish for believing that Christ rose again from the dead? [Organ/Choir - Easter Day]
7:30pm, Thursday, March 29, 2018
Passage: John 13
Series: General
Duration: 15 mins 14 secs
On this night before his crucifixion, Jesus' final word to his followers was that we should love one another, "just as" he first loved his disciples. (There are no images, and no sermon notes, for this service.) [Organ/Choir - Maundy Thursday]