Sermon Notes


16/06/2024 - Peter Lusk

Philippians 4:14-16 14 Yet it was good of you to share in my troubles. 15 Moreover, as you Philippians know, in the early days of your acquaintance with the gospel, when I set out from Macedonia, not one church shared with me in the matter of giving and receiving, except you only; 16 for even when I was in Thessalonica, you sent me aid […]

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Breaking up with your past

09/06/2024 - Matthew Destry

The elephant The goldfish Philippians 3:1-14 Observe: a/ ‘Finally’ b/ Watch out for the dogs c/ Paul’s pedigree   1/ If you’re going to look back, look back at what God has done 2/ If you’re going to look ahead, look forward to new things 3/ If you feel like letting go, know that Christ […]

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The Real Ones

02/06/2024 - Matt Destry

Context: The story behind the story (people, place, time, author) Philippians 2 a/ Sing an old song: an ode to humility Verses 1-11 The real ones live for humility and unity b/ Hold on and hold out Verses 12-18 Daniel 12:3 3 And those who are wise shall shine like the brightness of the sky above; […]

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Living for Jesus

26/05/2024 - Zeke Murley

Our Partners: Discovery Community Care Southern Cross Kids Camp G&J EFICOR “For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.” Philippians 1:21 ESV How do we live?  To live is self, to die is loss. “But mark this: There will be terrible times in the last days. People will be lovers of […]

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Turn The World Upside Down

19/05/2024 - Matt Destry

Pentecost Sunday 2024 Acts 2 Pentecost Sunday — Shauvot — Feast of weeks – celebrated 7 weeks after Passover (Jewish) What for: To commemorate the giving of the law, The grain harvest, And entrance into the promised land What did they do: A feast that explicitly included leaven or yeast A covenant renewal ceremony A […]

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How to change your life

12/05/2024 - Jody Destry

Mother’s Day 1 Sam 1:1-20 There was a certain man from Ramathaim, a Zuphite from the hill country of Ephraim, whose name was Elkanah son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephraimite. 2 He had two wives; one was called Hannah and the other Peninnah. Peninnah had […]

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The Middle

05/05/2024 - Matt Destry

Psalm 42:1-5 As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, my God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When can I go and meet with God? My tears have been my food day and night, while people say to me all day long, “Where is your […]

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Prayer in 3 dimensions

28/04/2024 - Andy Flaherty

Jesus’ Prayer for ALL Believers John 17 20 “My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, 21 that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. May they also be in us so that the world may believe […]

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What do you see?

21/04/2024 - Matt Destry

Praying with a biblically-informed imagination Amos 7:8 (NIV): “And the Lord asked me, ‘What do you see, Amos?’ ‘A plumb line,’ I replied. Then the Lord said, ‘Look, I am setting a plumb line among my people Israel; I will spare them no longer.’” Jeremiah 1:11-12 (NIV): “The word of the Lord came to me: […]

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A Disciples Prayer

14/04/2024 - Zeke Murley

Matthew 6:9-13 Pray then like this: “Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come, your will be done,     on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts,     as we also have forgiven our debtors. And lead us not into temptation,     but deliver us from evil.   5 […]

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Giving Prayer Another Chance

07/04/2024 - Jody Destry

What is prayer to you? What is your earliest memory of prayer? How would you describe your own experiences of prayer?   Questions to reflect on: What is prayer to you? What are the things you tend to pray about when you pray? When do you pray? How often do you pray? Where do you […]

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The faith of a skeptic

31/03/2024 - Matt Destry

The evidence for, and implications of the resurrection For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received: that Christ died for our sins in accordance with the Scriptures, 4 that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day in accordance with the Scriptures, 5 and that he appeared to Cephas, […]

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