Latest sermons:
10:30am, Sunday, May 17, 2020
Passage: Acts 17:22-31
Series: General
Duration: 15 mins 47 secs
In these pandemic days, we are worshipping small in home churches. But there is powerful precedent: the entire church in Europe, with all its current size and wonderful architecture, began with Paul worshipping small in Lydia's home. (YouTube video of the service including this sermon: https://youtu.be/x_QPbsJxz3U) [Prerecorded music - Fifth Sunday of Easter]
10:30am, Sunday, May 10, 2020
Passage: Acts 7:55-60
Series: General
Duration: 14 mins 5 secs
Even during this pandemic lockdown, the Holy Spirit leads us into ways to multiply the grace of God through Christians. How does this work? (YouTube video of the service including this sermon: https://youtu.be/xwWkZXMKbdI) [Prerecorded music - Fifth Sunday of Easter]
10:30am, Sunday, May 3, 2020
Passage: John 10:1-10
Series: General
Duration: 12 mins 19 secs
Jesus promised life to the full, given abundantly. That might be hard to feel these days, with our viral lockdowns. But there are three ways, right now, that Jesus is working his life abundantly in us. (YouTube video of the service including this sermon: https://youtu.be/TpJPeJQFFoo) [Prerecorded music - Fourth Sunday of Easter]
10:30am, Sunday, April 19, 2020
Passage: John 20:19-31
Series: General
Duration: 13 mins 29 secs
From the first day of his resurrection life, Jesus comforted his disciples with the words, "Peace be with you." And he was especially aware of us, who could not see him in person, and yet who believe. (YouTube video of the service including this sermon: https://youtu.be/ixtnqB9mvAI) [Prerecorded music - Second Sunday of Easter]

10:30am, Sunday, April 12, 2020
Series: General
Duration: 12 mins 12 secs
Are we feeling "happy" in the midst of social isolation and lockdown with the global coronavirus pandemic? What does "happy Easter" mean in today's context? (YouTube video of the service including this sermon: https://youtu.be/wwuDmP7zhu0) [Prerecorded music - Easter Day]
7:30pm, Friday, April 10, 2020
Series: General
Duration: 9 mins 21 secs
Hundreds of years before Jesus was even born, the prophet Isaiah accurately foretold the sufferings of the Anointed One. And almost two thousand years later, what do these sufferings mean for us? How can such horrors be good? (YouTube video of this service: https://youtu.be/-EJkTQz3C2E) {Prerecorded music - Good Friday]

10:30am, Sunday, April 5, 2020
Series: General
Duration: 12 mins 50 secs
When the Director General of the World Health Organization calls for humility, we are blessed to have the example of Jesus this Palm Sunday. At Easter he is triumphant and victorious; but today, instead of riding in on a warhorse like a conquering hero, he rides in on the foal of a donkey. (Service available as a YouTube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4qfjg8X_AAM) [Prerecorded music - Palm Sunday]
10:30am, Sunday, March 22, 2020
Passage: John 9:1-41
Series: General
Duration: 18 mins 44 secs
The story of John Newton, who wrote the much loved hymn "Amazing Grace", shows the same story of grace-filled rescue and growth available to us all. (This was the first service streamed via the Internet from our temporary worship space on Riversdale Rd. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HeNEBATL-8k) [Piano/vocals - Lent 4]
8:30am, Sunday, March 15, 2020
Series: General
Duration: 19 mins 7 secs
Like the Israelites journeying through the wilderness, we can sometimes wonder whether the Lord is really among us. But when the Samaritans in today's Gospel heard what Jesus said, they believed. In these difficult times, we cling to Jesus and his word of life. We pray, we listen, we adapt. [Keyboard/choir - Lent 3]
8:30am, Sunday, March 1, 2020
Passage: Luke 5:1-11
Duration: 14 mins 36 secs
Our last day of worship in our church in Station St. After today's service and a final community lunch and photos, we pick up all we can carry, and walk 2.5 km south to our new home on Riversdale Rd. This is a time when we heard Jesus say, "Don't be afraid." [Organ/Choir - Lent 1]