Sermons by Jan Crombie

Repentance

Following the Gospel reading for today (Luke 13:1-9), Revd Jan Crombie gives the sermon on repentance, returning to God, and the parable of the fig tree. The other readings for today are: Genesis 5:1-12,17-18, Psalm 27 and Philippians 3:17- 4:1.

Temptation

The Rev Jan Crombie reads todays gospel (Luke 4:1-15) about Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness. She then gives the sermon on looking inward…some might say, the longest journey of all.

Blessings and Trust

The recording starts with todays Gospel reading (Luke 6: 17-26) and then Revd Jan expands on the theme of blessings and trust.  The other readings for today are: Jeremiah 17:5-10, Psalm 1 and 1 Corinthians 15:12-20.

Repentance, Messenger, ….

The recording starts with the Gospel reading (Luke 3:1-6) then Revd Jan Crombie expands on four themes; Repentance, Messenger, Prophesy and Day of the Lord.  The other readings for today are Malachi 3: 1-4, Song of Zechariah and Philippians 1: 1-11.

Power and Authority

The recording starts with the reading of the gospel (Mark 12: 38-44) and then Revd Jan Crombie expands on the responsibilities of power and authority, along with the virtues of love and sacrifice.  It links in with the fact that today is Remembrance day.  The other readings for today are Ruth 3: 1-5 & 4: […]

Grief and Pain

Using todays Gospel reading (John 11:32-44) as the starting point, Revd Jan Crombie explores the emotions we feel with the death of a loved one.  The other readings for today are: Isaiah 25:6-9, Psalm 24 and Revelation 21:1-6a.

God talking to Job

The recording starts with todays Gospel reading (Mark 10:35-   ) then Revd Jan Crombie explains Gods relationship with Job, and also Jesus’ conversation with James and John about sitting beside him in his glory, and how the first will be last and the last will be first. The other readings are Job 38:1-7,  Psalm […]

Making Distinctions

Revd Jan Crombie’s first 9am sermon as the new Kenmore Brookfield Parish Priest starts with the Gospel (Mark 7:24-37). Revd Jan then shares her insights into the James reading, and also her recent Melbourne experiences. The other readings for today are; Proverbs 22:1-2,8-9,22-23, Psalm 125 and James 2:1-10,14-17.