General

General

Apr 2015 - Apr 2019
Sermons in this series
11:30pm, Sunday, December 24, 2017
Passage: Luke 2:22-40
Series: General
Duration: 20 mins 46 secs
Amid ever-increasing change, some important things continue to resonate. Have you noticed that in this story, we hear next to nothing about the travel and birth itself, and enormous detail about the announcement of the news? [Specialist Choir - Christmas Eve Midnight Mass]
9:30am, Sunday, December 24, 2017
Passage: Luke 1:26-38
Series: General
Duration: 17 mins 57 secs
This year, Christmas Eve is also the fourth Sunday of Advent, traditionally celebrating the angel telling Mary that she was to bear the child Jesus (the Annunciation). In this morning's service, visiting Pastor Robert Wiebusch explores what this event tells us about Mary, and how it reflect on our own situation. [Organ/Choir - Advent 4]
10:30am, Sunday, November 26, 2017
Passage: Matthew 25:40
Series: General
Duration: 27 mins 27 secs
There are two critical questions: who is Jesus? And who are we (or who am I)? What light can the Bible throw on these questions? And when we have some answers, what do those answers say about the kind of life we want to lead? [Organ/Choir - Christ the King Sunday]
8:30am, Sunday, November 19, 2017
Passage: Matthew 25:1
Series: General
Duration: 18 mins 38 secs
The Kingdom of Heaven. Jesus talked about it more than he did about the church. He spent 40 days after His resurrection talking about it (Acts 1:3). What is it about the kingdom of God that is so important for us to know? [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 24]
10:30am, Sunday, November 12, 2017
Passage: Matthew 25:4
Series: General
Duration: 19 mins 28 secs
When’s the last time you checked your oil? Today, Jesus invites or warns us to do the same. This is an image of being prepared. We do not want to be found foolish or silly when His day arrives. (This address followed a performance of Bach's cantata BWV 140, about the wise and foolish bridesmaids.) [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 23]
8:30am, Sunday, November 5, 2017
Passage: 1 John 3:1
Series: General
Duration: 16 mins 30 secs
Where have all the saints gone? What is a “saint”? Might you be one? Today we look at what the Bible teaches about this subject.[Organ/Choir - All Saints]
10:00am, Sunday, October 29, 2017
Passage: Romans 4:1-5
Series: General
Duration: 15 mins 7 secs
The address by Bishop Lester Priebbenow at the combined outer easter Lutheran congregations' service in Luther College Chapel to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the start of the Reformation, held at 10am on Sunday October 29, 2017. The address followed presentation of a newly-commissioned cantata by Kym Dillon, "A Righteousness from God". [Organ/Orchestra/Choir - Pentecost 21]
10:30am, Sunday, September 10, 2017
Passage: Mark 10
Series: General
Duration: 24 mins 29 secs
It’s the beginning of Marriage Week in Australia, and never has the subject seemed more controversial. Today we look at what Jesus taught on the subject. We see Him addressing similar issues in His day. [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 14]
8:19pm, Sunday, August 20, 2017
Series: General
Duration: 18 mins 57 secs
While we believe that God is love, we sometimes wonder why our loving God seems silent in the face of either tragic world events or dire personal need. This morning, District Bishop Pastor Lester Priebbenow reflects on the story of the Canaanite woman, whose approach seemed to trigger unusual responses from Jesus. What can we learn? [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 11]
10:30am, Sunday, July 9, 2017
Passage: Matthew 11:28
Series: General
Duration: 25 mins 57 secs
Feeling weary, tired, heavy laden? Hear the invitation from Jesus: Come. It all starts there. Jesus promises and wants us all to find REST.  How do we get it? How do we hold on to it? Where and how do we go from here? [Organ - Pentecost 5]