Sermons (Page 3)

Laying Down with Lions

Revd Dr Hugh Begbie reads today’s gospel reading, Mark 1:9-12 and then shows a video of his recent lion experience in Africa. He then explains the readings and the cycle of the Bible, with man originally in harmony with God, then man separated from God due to man’s sin, but then the hopeful future where we are […]

Gideon’s Sowing the Seed

Rev Geoff Reeder reads the gospel for today (Mark 4:26-34) on the parable of the mustard seed. He then introduces Mr Will Stewart from Gideon’s Mt Coot Tha, who gives a presentation on the sowing of God’s seed in Australia and around the world. The other readings for today are: 1 Samuel 15:34-16:13, Psalm 20, and 2 Corinthians 5:6-17.

The Family of God

The recording starts with Revd Geoff Reeder and todays Gospel reading (Mark 3: 20-35), followed by a sermon which draws out the importance of God’s family and the pitfalls with some of todays “modern” thinking.  The other readings for today are 1 Samuel 8:4-20; 11:14-15, Psalm 138 and 2 Corinthians 4:13 – 5:1.

Ascension Day

Ascension Day does not fall on a Sunday and so it is rarely preached about, but today Revd Dr Hugh Begbie gives us a reading from Hebrews 10:11-25 and expands on what Ascension Day means in our modern world.  The other readings for today are; Acts 1:1-11, Psalm 93 and Ephesians 1:15-23

The True Vine

Two children were baptised and then in the sermon Revd Dr Hugh Begbie uses the Gospel reading from John 15:1-17 to discus the importance of Faith in the modern World.  The other readings today are: Isaiah 5:1-17, Psalm 98 and 1 John 5:1-12.

Christian Giving

Revd Dr Hugh Begbie starts with the day’s gospel reading; Luke 7:36-50 and then goes on to explore the topic of Christian Giving.  The other readings of the day are Acts 2:32-47 and Psalm 22:26-32.

The Good Shepherd

Rev Geoff Reeder reads the gospel for today (John 10:11-18) on this Good Shepherd Sunday. Brookfield Good Shepherd church celebrates 125 years of worship, and this sermon covers Jesus the Good Shepherd, God is Love, and the power of prayer. The other readings for today are: Acts 4:5-12, Psalm 23, and 1 John 3:16-24.

Children of God

This recording starts with the Gospel reading (Luke 24:36-48) followed by a sermon from Revd Dr Hugh Begbie on our calling to be like Jesus and how we are brought into the church family through Baptism. The other readings for today are: Acts 3:12-20, Psalm 4, and 1 John 2:15-17.