Two Testimonies- Easter Sunday 2018

In this morning’s Easter service, the congregation heard moving testimonies from two of our members, Yves DeMaude and Heather Robertson. Our Minister, Peter, also gave a short message.

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Palm Sunday Service- 25th March 2018

Reading:

Mark 11:1-11

In this morning’s Palm Sunday Service Rev. Bluett spoke about Jesus’s entry into Jerusalem. He contrasted the manner of his entry with that of the other procession which was happening at the same time, highlighting the contrast between the peaceful reign of God in Jesus and the alternative reign of rulers who used war and violence to subdue the masses, in the shape of the Roman Empire.

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Sermon on the Life Affirming Ministry of Jesus

Reading:

Mark 7:31-37

 

In this morning’s sermon our Minister, Peter, spoke about the life affirming ministry of Jesus, comparing the love of God to rain which waters and nourishes dry places and which brings forth abundant life.

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Sermon on Prayer- 11th March 2018

Reading:

1 Thessalonians 5:12-28

In this morning’s sermon our Minister, Peter, considered prayer. He spoke about his unfolding understanding, during in his life as a Christian and as a Minister, of what prayer is.

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All Age Service Message “Anchored”- 4th March 2018

Reading:

Hebrews 6:13-20

In today’s All Age Service, the second in our series “Keep C.A.L.M. and Carry On” our minister, Peter, looked at the second word in the acronym, namely “Anchored” and what it means for a Christian to be anchored in Jesus.

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Sermon on Joy- 25th February 2018

Reading:

Mark 1:40-45

In today’s sermon our Minister, Peter, spoke about joy. In particular he considered what joy means in a Christian context. He looked at scriptural references to joy and considered those practices which lead us into a life in which we rejoice.

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Sermon on Peace- 11th February 2018

Reading:

Matthew 5:9

In his sermon this morning Rev. Peter Bluett looked at Jesus’s famous teaching from the Beatitudes “Blessed are the peacemakers.” He explored what peace, as taught by Jesus, means and how it differs from the Pax Romana offered as a solution to conflict by the Roman Empire. He then went on to explore what the Kingdom of God would look like if we were to live lives of peace and love.

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Message: Keep CALM and Carry On- 4th February 2018

Reading:

John 15:1-17

In today’s service, in which the new theme for the All Age Services, “Keep C.A.L.M.and Carry On” was introduced, Peter’s message was about the first letter in the acronym, namely, “Christ-centred.” He spoke about what it means to be Christ-centred and how it is that we are grafted into the body of Christ.

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Sermon on Freedom- 28th January 2018

Reading:

Mark 8:22-26

In his message this morning our Minister, Peter, spoke about what freedom means and, in particular, the freedom which he discovered, and which he thinks we can discover, in Christ.

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