Despite there being more people in the Redlands and we can communicate more effectively than ever, statistics show that people are feeling increasingly lonely. What’s going on and how do we fix the problem? As we look at Ecclesiastes 4:8-12 this morning we will see yet again how the Bible’s counter-cultural insights points us into
We will look at 2 Peter 3:18, and this will be the first sermon dealing with this text. There will be a second sermon to follow., at a later date. One of the worst things that can happen to a mother must be when she is told by the nurse at the clinic: Your baby
As Aussies we are given so much to be thankful for in our part of the world. Aussies who have accepted the gospel have a share in an even greater gift – the promise of eternal life with our Creator. Is it possible for us to value these promises and gifts of God more than
Joseph had a dream laid upon him from God. He proceeded to share this dream with his brothers who then in turn hated him for it. What dream is God putting in your heart. How are you going to deal with any ridicule you get when you share it.
It is with much thankfulness to God, that one of our leaders of the orphanage, Israel was able to get his visa application approved and be our special guest at church this Sunday. Israel will be sharing God’s word with us both in the morning and evening services.
“The Law of the Lord is perfect, reviving the soul” speaks the Psalmist. You may wonder why King David can speak so highly of God’s law that he says we should even meditate on it continually. This Sunday morning we will look at Psalm 19 to see what the Psalmist is talking about and discover
We were all saddened by the tragic loss of life in the recent house fire at Slacks Creek. At the same time I was deeply humbled by the outpouring of praise to God in the midst of such a tragedy. While many will question why a loving God would allow this to happen or even
Some months ago we looked at some important New Testament teaching as regards the wonderful truth that each Christian is indwelt by the Spirit of God. When a person believes in Christ as Lord and Saviour, the Spirit ‘moves’ into that person’s life, to – as it were – claim that person for the Kingdom
Today is Father’s Day, a happy occassion where we take time to honour and thank the men in our lives to whom we owe so much. Yet despite the joys and successes of fatherhood we celebrate today, the cost of ‘fatherlessness’ in our culture is simply HUGE! In terms of dollars and cents, research estimates
What the church needs is……! Why don’t our politicians do something about….! If it were up to me I would…! Self-proclaimed know-alls, arm chair critics sideline spectators …everybody knows one…or two or three…! We really need people who will get in and do something to fix a situation or solve a problem. We need people
We are so familiar with the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem. We call it Palm Sunday, remembering the palm branches dropped before Jesus as he rode a donkey into the city. We know it as the event that marks the start of the final week of Jesus life before his crucifixion. But I wonderRead More +
Have you ever been asked the question, Why the Cross? Why if your God is all powerful, why couldn’t He come up with another way, another way to Jesus on the Cross. For me to be in a relationship with God, why did it have to happen this way? Perhaps you find yourself asking thisRead More +
What happens in the Garden of Gethsemane is a particularly focused example of what had been going on throughout Jesus’ life. In the person of Jesus, we find the perfect relation of the divine will and a human will. The entire time Jesus was in the garden, there was a struggle for His will. JesusRead More +