Sermon Archives

Sunday, 10am
10 December, 2017

Just Obediently Yielding

Just Obediently Yielding

Jesus Christ entered the world into an immoral society – similar to and if not worse than the society we currently live in. God is always saying “Do not fear!” and wants to remind us that nothing is impossible with Him. The stage is being set for God to come down again by His Holy […]

3 December, 2017

Eldership – leading refugees

Eldership - leading refugees

We are not citizens of this world – we are citizens of Heaven. We cannot have dual citizenship; we must choose which kingdom we want to be apart of.

26 November, 2017

Choosing Elders – Receiving God’s Instructions

Choosing Elders - Receiving God's Instructions

Making decisions can be difficult – but if we do not know what to do, we can look to God, who has good plans. We can be like Jehoshaphat, who “set his face to seek the Lord”.

19 November, 2017

Eldership in a Church that God desires

Eldership in a Church that God desires

We all need God to speak to us, both individually and corporately. In Acts 13, the Holy Spirit spoke to the church in Antioch as they were praying and fasting, telling them to “Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul”. It is in the context of worship that God speaks to us. A church that […]

12 November, 2017

Eldership – gospel minded men

Eldership - gospel minded men

Elders are men who hold the good news of Christ in their hearts and minds with everything that they do. “For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation for all people” – Titus 2:11

5 November, 2017

Eldership – biblical qualifications

Eldership - biblical qualifications

Titus chapter 1 takes us through the qualifications of eldership. In addition to elders, these qualities are to be aspired to for all believers.

29 October, 2017

Eldership – childlike humility required

Eldership - childlike humility required

“Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.” – Matthew 18:3 Children trust fully. They are not aware of occasion, or ‘sophistication’, but they delight in life; they are full of discovery. We must become like one of these, in order to know […]

22 October, 2017

Eldership – overcoming evil with good

Eldership - overcoming evil with good

Paul exhorts us to overcome evil with good. We need to be filled with the love of God to do this, for no human effort can overcome evil.

15 October, 2017

Eldership – the aim is love!

Eldership - the aim is love!

“The aim of our charge is love” – 1 Timothy 1:5 God’s love is unlike anything else. His agape love is supernatural – it is more than sexual love, friendship love or family love. We are called to be filled with this love, for without it we are nothing. (1 Corinthians 5)

8 October, 2017

Eldership – Building up the body of Christ

Eldership - Building up the body of Christ

The body of Christ is not about one superstar person doing everything – it’s about all of God’s family becoming alive, serving God and one another in the unity of the Spirit. An elder’s heart is one that delights in others being built up in their faith.

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