General

General

Apr 2015 - Jul 2019
Sermons in this series
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]
8:30am, Sunday, July 2, 2017
Series: General
Duration: 14 mins 6 secs
Today we hear Jesus teach his disciples about hospitality. Hospitality means receiving and welcoming the stranger. Jesus tells us that we represent and symbolize him for one another. We are Christ-bearers. Jesus assures us that he himself is present in our lives when we welcome others into our midst, and when others do the same for us. [Organ - Pentecost 4]
10:30am, Sunday, June 25, 2017
Passage: Romans 6:1-11
Series: General
Duration: 19 mins 49 secs
In the natural, we are so turned away from God that we are lost. This Self has to die, so that we can have new life in God, the source of all life and all good things. This is our walk of life, walking with Jesus. [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 3]
8:30am, Sunday, June 18, 2017
Passage: Matthew 9:36
Series: General
Duration: 19 mins 54 secs
There is so much hurt in the world, and God calls us to open our eyes to the needs around us. And having seen, we are to respond in love, in earnest prayer and the compassionate actions that arise from it. [Organ/Choir - Pentecost 2]
10:30am, Sunday, June 11, 2017
Series: General
Duration: 16 mins 37 secs
Lay preacher Cathy Beaton presents a sermon for Holy Trinity Sunday. [Organ/Choir - Holy Trinity]