August 9: Jesus, Master Story Teller

August 9: Jesus, Master Story Teller

  Today we look at one of Jesus’ parables. All is not what is seems. Parables are not simplistic stories with nice ending. They are reality bending, problematic stories that are meant to leave us floundering and troubled. s So come with us down the rabbit hole and let’s see what we shall see. We

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August 2: Leaven

August 2: Leaven

Today we go back to the New Testament We listen to Jesus, the master story teller That familiar story of the kingdom of God being leaven for bread may not quite mean what we think it means We encourage you to not only watch the video sermon, but also to reflect, pray and act this

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July 26: Jacob Wrestling

July 26: Jacob Wrestling

Today we read about Jacob’s all-night wrestling match with a mysterious character. Was it his brother Esau/ Was it his own conscience? Was it God? We encourage you to not only watch the video sermon, but also to reflect, pray and act this coming week. Reflect What are you wrestling with at the moment. Are

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Juky 19: Jacob’s Ladder

Juky 19: Jacob’s Ladder

Today we read about Jacob’s dream of a ladder to heaven. Is heaven really only a tall ladder away? Maybe it’s even closer! We encourage you to not only watch the video sermon, but also to reflect, pray and act this coming week. Reflect Can you remember a time when a new and different future

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July 12: Birthright

July 12: Birthright

Today is our first service back at our church. We have attempted a livestream, but unfortunately our Internet feed is not sufficient to maintain the feed. We encourage you to stick with us- next week we have “Plan B”.  

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July 5: Isaac and Rebekah

July 5: Isaac and Rebekah

Today we investigate the proposal of marriage between Isaac and Rebekah, organised by Abraham. Do arranged marriages make you feel uncomfortable? We encourage you to not only watch the video sermon, but also to reflect, pray and act this coming week. Reflect What do you think of Michael’s assertion that in balancing the visionary and

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June 28: Abraham and Isaac

June 28: Abraham and Isaac

Today we investigate the story of Abraham and Isaac. God orders Isaac to sacrifice his son. How do we make sense of an abhorrent story of violence? We encourage you to not only watch the video sermon, but also to reflect, pray and act this coming week. Reflect How do your perceive God? When have

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June 21: Hagar and Ishmael

June 21: Hagar and Ishmael

Today we investigate the troubling story of Hagar and Ishmael. Phyllis Trible describes this reading as a “text of terror.” How do we reconcile our picture of God with how God is depicted in this story? We encourage you to not only watch the video sermon, but also to reflect, pray and act this coming

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Is anything too wonderful for the Lord?

Is anything too wonderful for the Lord?

Today we go way back in the bible to Genesis. Sarah, the wife of Abraham, laughs when told she would have a son. The messenger replies “Is anything too wonderful for the Lord?”. We encourage you to not only watch the video sermon, but also to reflect, pray and act this coming week. Reflect Martin

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June 7: Awe

June 7: Awe

Today we investigate awe. When have you felt a sense of awe? Where were you? In our technologically advanced scientific societies does explanation reduce awe? We encourage you to not only watch the video sermon, but also to reflect, pray and act this coming week. Reflect What is it that leads you into an experience

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