We see how God longs to forgive and this is particularly relevant when we realise how we have done wrong. This desire to forgive is realised in the death of Christ on the cross. This message is foundational to being able to fully understand forgiveness and move on to forgive others.
Based on the foundation of God’s forgiveness of us, this sermon addresses the issue of forgiving others. This is a major stumbling block for many people but when it is worked through, it brings freedom, peace and joy.
Bishop Chito Aquino from the Philippines, who oversees more than 100 churches worldwide, gives an entertaining and highly practical teaching on the best way to be happy. This includes how to handle ourselves, forgiving others, living simply and learning to be generous. Have a listen – learn the secrets!
In the lead up to the Healing and Hope Mission at Easter we see the type of faith that 4 men demonstrated when they brought a paralysed man to Jesus (See Mark 2:1-12). Their faith was on behalf of someone else and it led to an even greater miracle than they had thought possible. You…
An inspiring presentation of the power of God expressed in transformed lives through the Gospel, based on Romans 1:16. This will inspire you to believe in the dynamic power of God which has changed a believer’s life and is in their hands to help others.
When we consider the Christmas Story we see both weakness and timing. Jesus, in his weakness, from birth through to death, is able to identify with all our weaknesses and save us from the fear of death. Also He came at the perfect time, had perfect timing during His lifetime and also in His death.…
Based on Joseph’s forgiveness of his brothers demonstrated in Genesis 45 and Genesis 50 we see some signs of true forgiveness. These can be something we can use to gauge how far we have come along the road of forgiving someone. In the end, forgiveness is not an option for the Christian.
Based on Genesis 26:18 we see that we can build on what has gone before by re-digging wells. We see how we can re-open the wells of evangelism, healing, creativity, worship and love for the community which are part of our identity as a church. These wells can be blocked and we focus on ‘discord’…
This straight-talking sermon shows how small seeds of unforgiveness if not dealt with can lead to large roots that block our vision and wreck our lives. This is really worth listening to, whether you have longstanding problems with forgiveness or just to prepare you for the next time you will need to forgive!
Based on Ephesians 3:14-19 the question is asked ‘How can we express the love of God to others?’. We see how we are to love beyond prejudice, beyond circumstances, beyond offence and beyond self. God’s love is so wonderful and something we can live out in our everyday life.