Sermon Sunday 12 July 2020

Welcome to everyone from near and far tuning in to hear the message this Sunday morning. We are glad you are here.

How deep the Father’s love for us,
How vast beyond all measure,
That He should give His only Son
To make a wretch His treasure.
How great the pain of searing loss –
The Father turns His face away,
As wounds which mar the Chosen One
Bring many sons to glory.

Behold the man upon a cross,
My sin upon His shoulders;
Ashamed, I hear my mocking voice
Call out among the scoffers.
It was my sin that held Him there
Until it was accomplished;
His dying breath has brought me life –
I know that it is finished.

I will not boast in anything,
No gifts, no power, no wisdom;
But I will boast in Jesus Christ,
His death and resurrection.
Why should I gain from His reward?
I cannot give an answer;
But this I know with all my heart –
His wounds have paid my ransom.

Words and music: Stuart Townend, © 1995 Thankyou Music
CCLI Licence 974214

One thought on “Sermon Sunday 12 July 2020

  1. Dougal McKenzie

    Very moving and very powerful words on forgiveness, through the examples you spoke about Peter. Love to all at Newhaven and elsewhere, from Banbridge. Dougal.

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