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:
11:00am, Sunday, October 9, 2016
Series: General
Duration: 18 mins 58 secs
Paul emphasises that his gospel is to know nothing but Jesus Christ, and him crucified, and raised from the dead. [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 21]
9:00am, Sunday, September 18, 2016
Passage: Luke 16:8
Series: General
When’s the last time you walked a little “crooked” in Jesus’ name? Did Jesus commend you for it? This is the teaching we hear about in Luke 16. Jesus praised the crooked manager (a translation from "The Message")! Find out why. [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 18]
9:00am, Sunday, September 4, 2016
Passage: Luke 14:25-33
Series: General
Duration: 20 mins 58 secs
Have you ever hated life? How about yourself? God designed it this way. Jesus here shows us how the Father’s love is so much different from ours. [Organ/Choir - Pentecost16]
11:00am, Sunday, August 28, 2016
Passage: Luke 14:1-14
Series: General
Duration: 18 mins 26 secs
Do you know you’re invited to the greatest wedding that’s ever taken place? If so, do you know how to get ready? Jesus is our host, and he gives the best advice on how to be ready. Come, listen in. [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 15]
9:00am, Sunday, August 7, 2016
Passage: Luke 12:32
Series: General
Duration: 18 mins 3 secs
Are you fearful of or anxious about anything? Jesus said, “Do not be afraid.” He gives us good reason not to be afraid, but these are more than just words. They are the reality God wants each of us not only to live in but to pass on to others. [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 12]
9:00am, Sunday, July 17, 2016
Passage: Luke 10:38-42
Series: General
Duration: 17 mins 33 secs
Who or what is Number One for you? How’s that working for you? Jesus models and teaches us the best way to live life. Learn again from his visit to his friends Mary and Martha. [Organ - Pentecost 9]
11:00am, Sunday, June 26, 2016
Passage: Luke 12:22-34
Series: General
Duration: 20 mins 57 secs
Who’s your favourite super-hero? Jesus “steeled himself” (a bit like Superman) in our reading today. God also calls us to take a similar posture in the challenges that we face. Let us learn from our Master. [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 6]
11:00am, Sunday, June 12, 2016
Passage: Luke 7:44
Series: General
Duration: 23 mins 23 secs
How’s your eyesight? How do you see the people around you? Especially the ones NOT like you? And how do you see yourself? The way God sees you? Today we look into the very different way God sees, and we are invited to see the same way. [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 4]
9:00am, Sunday, June 5, 2016
Passage: Luke 7:16
Series: General
Duration: 16 mins 35 secs
Need some help? That is why God sent His son. To do for us what we cannot do for ourselves. This inevitably leads to some differences of opinion. How did Jesus handle those? How might we handle them? This is what we look at today. [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 3]
11:00am, Sunday, May 29, 2016
Passage: Luke 7:8
Series: General
Duration: 19 mins
Feeling like people don’t respect you or treat you right? Feel like you’re being taken advantage of? It might be you don’t recognise whose authority your under, and what authority you have. In this message we look at the example of Cornelius, whose faith “amazed” Jesus. Imagine that! How did he do it? What did He know about authority that we need to learn from? [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 2]