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Sunday Sermons

August 23, 2015 Lord, to whom can we go? [1 Kings 8:1, 6, 10-11, 22-30, 41-43; John 6:56-59]

July 26, 2015 Power and Love. [Ephesians 3:14-21; 2 Samuel 11:1-15]

July 05, 2015 My original love is sufficient for you. [2 Corinthians 12:2-10; Mark 6:1-13]

June 28, 2015 Courageous Compassion. [Psalm 130; Mark 5:21-43]

June 07, 2015 Give us courage to follow Jesus. [Psalm 138; Mark 3:20-35]

May 24, 2015 What do we see when we see each other? [Acts 3:1-11]

May 14, 2015 Ascension Day [Acts 1:1-11; Psalm 47; Ephesians 1:15-23; Luke 24:44-53]

May 10, 2015 Give me Joy [1 John 5:1-6; John 15:1-8]

April 19, 2015 The Holy Trinity (Widows, Orphans & Foreigners): Reflections on Xenophobia. [Genesis: 19:1-11; Ephesians 2:17-22; Luke 23:26]

April 05, 2015 Jesus is seldom where we expect him to be. [Mark 16:1-6]

April 03, 2015 Three Hour Service: Reflections on Mark’s Gospel.

April 03, 2015 The Cross as a clash of identities and realities. [Hebrews 10:16-25; John 19:1-30]

April 01, 2015 Holy Week Reflections Part III: Based on and quoting from Eugene Peterson’s book “The Jesus Way”.

March 31, 2015 Holy Week Reflections Part II: Based on and quoting from Eugene Peterson’s book “The Jesus Way”.

March 30, 2015 Holy Week Reflections Part I: Based on and quoting from Eugene Peterson’s book “The Jesus Way”.

March 29, 2015 Action rooted in contemplation. [Philippians 2:5-11; Mark 11:1-11]

March 22, 2015 A prayer for God, rather than a prayer to God. [John 12:20-33]

March 15, 2015 Embracing our Shadow. [Psalm 107; Numbers 21:4-9; Ephesians 2:1-10; John 3:14-17]

February 22, 2015 Emerging Psalms. [Psalm 25:1-10; Mark 1:9-15]

February 15, 2015 On a high mountain with Jesus. [Mark 9:2-8]

February 08, 2015 The Miracle of not doing a Miracle. [Isaiah 40; Mark 1:29-39]

February 01, 2015 Covenant Service. [Psalm 111; Mark 1:21-28]

January 18, 2015 When God Calls … [1 Samuel 3; Psalm 139]

January 11, 2015 Paris: Of Logs and Splinters. [Matthew 7:1-6; Romans 12:9-21]

January 04, 2015 Have a Blessed New Year.

December 28, 2014 Luke: The Contrast Gospel Artist. [Luke 2:22-40]

December 25, 2014 If Christmas can come to the jungle, you can come home. [Hebrews 1:1-4; John 1:1-14] Colombia Story as told by Jose Miguel Sokoloff on TED.

December 21, 2014 Mary accepts that she is accepted. [Luke 1:26-38, 47-55]

December 14, 2014 God loves Justice. [Isaiah 61:1-11; Psalm 126; 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24; John 1:6-8, 19-28]

December 07, 2014 Turn up the volume. [Isaiah 40:1-11; Psalm 85; 2 Peter 3:8-12; Mark 1:1-11]

November 16, 2014 Viva the Whistleblowers! Viva! [Matthew 25:14-30. With thanks to Ched Myers.]

November 09, 2014 The Rapture Racket. [1 Thessalonians 4:13-18. With thanks to Barbara Rossing’s The Rapture Exposed.]

November 02, 2014 Heaven is the real, real world. [1 John 3:1-3; Revelation 7:9-19]

October 26, 2014 The Universe is made up of Stories.

October 12, 2014 Golden Calves. [Exodus 32]

October 05, 2014 Sabbath: Freedom Time. [Exodus 20; Deuteronomy 5. Sources: Abraham Heschel, Barbara Brown Taylor, Ellen Davis.]

September 07, 2014 Plagues: When the earth protests. [Exodus 4-12. With thanks to Rabbi Waskow.]

August 31, 2014 God does not suffer from burn-out. [Exodus 3:1-15]

August 24, 2014 How God enters the story. [Exodus 1:8-2:10]

August 17, 2014 Joseph’s Story, Our Story, God’s Story. [Genesis 37, 39-47]

August 10, 2014 Confess with your lips and believe in your heart … [Romans 10:9-17]

August 03, 2014 While Herod feeds on people, Jesus feeds the people. [Matthew 13:44; Matthew 14:13-21. Sources: David Buttrick & Robert Funk.]

July 27, 2014 The Kin-dom of Heaven is Absurdly Welcoming. [Romans 8:26-39; Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52. Sources: David Buttrick & Robert Funk.]

July 06, 2014 Doing what we hate. [Romans 7:15-25a; Matthew 11:16-19,25-30]

June 29, 2014 Isaac Resurrected. [Psalm 13; Genesis 22:1-14; Matthew 10:34-42]

June 15, 2014 Slaves and the Subversive Sabbath. [Psalm 8; Genesis 1:1-2:4a; Matthew 28:16-20]

June 08, 2014 Un-stereotyping the Spirit. [Acts 2:1-21; 1 Corinthians 13:3b-13]

May 18, 2014 The Resurrection Power of Dying Mercifully. [Psalm 31; Acts 6 & 7]

May 11, 2014 Resurrected to Practise Jubilee. [Psalm 23; Acts 2:42-47; John 10:10]

May 04, 2014 Elections 2014. [Psalm 72; 1 Samuel 16; Luke 4]

April 20, 2014 Resurrection: Hope against Hope. Hope when all Hope is dead. [Colossians 3:1-17; Matthew 28:1-10]

April 18, 2014 Good Friday: The second time Jesus was taken up a hill to be killed. [Matthew 27:32-56]

April 16, 2014 Holy Week – Wednesday: Final reflections on Ray Anderson’s Judas come home – all is forgiven.

April 15, 2014 Holy Week – Tuesday: Reflections on Ray Anderson’s Judas come home – all is forgiven.

April 13, 2014 Touch militarism, racism and materialism and you die! [Psalm 118; Zechariah 9:9-10; Matthew 21:1-15]

April 06, 2014 Some thoughts on the same sex discussion. [Genesis 19; Leviticus 18:22, 20:13; Judges 19-21; Romans 1:18-27; 1 Corinthians 6:9; 1 Timothy 1:10 (and Ruth; Acts 10-11)]

March 30, 2014 Open our eyes to everyone’s Godliness. Dedicated to David Olyn from Ceres who was murdered on 22 March for being a “moffie”. Scapegoating theological insights from James Allison. [John 9]

March 23, 2014 A rock full of refreshing water. [Exodus 17:1-7; Psalm 95]

March 16, 2014 The Lord is my Keeper. [Genesis 12:1-4; Psalm 121]

February 23, 2014 Being neighbourly to our holy enemy. [Leviticus 19; 1 Corinthians 3:16-23; Matthew 5:38-48]

February 16, 2014 Life is not a given. [Deuteronomy 30:15-20; Matthew 5:21-37]

February 09, 2014 You are the salt and light of the world – not the Romans. [Isaiah 58:1-12; Matthew 5:13-20]

February 02, 2014 Covenant Service: What God Requires. [Micah 6:1-8; Matthew 5:1-12]

January 19, 2014 Squeezing Jesus into one sentence. [Isaiah 49:1-7; John 1:29-42]

January 12, 2014 Loved into loving. [Isaiah 42:1-9; Psalm 29; Matthew 3:13-17]

January 05, 2014 Jesus is the Question. [Isaiah 60:1-6; Psalm 72; Matthew 2:1-12]

December 29, 2013 When the face of God is hidden from me, I will recount the gracious deeds of the Lord. [Isaiah 63:7-64:12; Matthew 2]

December 25, 2013 Christmas in the year of Mandela’s death. [Matthew’s Gospel]

December 22, 2013 The radical redistribution of God – back to basics with Coach Isaiah. [Isaiah 7:1-16]

December 15, 2013 Burials and Baptism with our Advent Coach Isaiah. [Isaiah 35:1-10]

December 08, 2013 Madiba and our Advent Coach Isaiah. [Psalm 72; Isaiah 1:1-10]

December 01, 2013 Meet our Advent Coach Isaiah. [Psalm 122; Romans 13:11-14; Isaiah 2:1-5]

November 17, 2013 Don’t mess with widows if you don’t want to cause global chaos. [Isaiah 65:17-25; 2 Thessalonians 3:6-13; Luke 21:5-19]

November 10, 2013 Haggai’s dangerous building project. [Haggai; Luke 20:27-38]

November 03, 2013 Habakkuk’s hunger and thirst for justice. [Habakkuk 1:1-4,2:1-4; Luke 19:1-10]

October 27, 2013 Does your understanding of Jesus explain his execution? And the parable of the Two Tax Exploiters. [Luke 18:9-14. Indebted to William Herzog III.]

October 13, 2013 Buitenkant and Alone. [Luke 17:11-18]

October 06, 2013 Gardening in the Sea. [Luke 17:1-10]

September 29, 2013 Subverting the narratives that sustain inequality. [Psalm 91; 1 Timothy 6:6-19; Luke 16:19-31]

September 15, 2013 All three drawn to Jesus. [Luke 15:1-10]

September 08, 2013 Two ways to do life. [Psalm 1; Jeremiah 18:1-18; Luke 14:25-33]

September 01, 2013 Reading from Mary Fahy’s book: The tree that survived the winter. [Luke 14:1, 7-14]

June 02, 2013 I See You. [Acts 3-4]

May 19, 2013 Coming Out on Pentecost. [Psalm 104; Acts 1 & 2; John 14: 8-27]

May 12, 2013 Ascension Day Protest of the Powers. [Psalm 93, 97]

May 05, 2013 Revelation and the Rapture Racket. [Revelation 21-22. Check out “The Rapture Exposed” by Barbara Rossing.]

April 28, 2013 Resurrection from Prejudice. [Acts 11:1-18]

April 21, 2013 Risking Resurrection. [Acts 9:36-43]

April 14, 2013 When Violence is as Normal as Breathing. [Acts 9:1-20]

April 07, 2013 Guest Preacher: Rev. Dr. Peter Storey: Behind Locked Doors. [John 20:19-31]

March 31, 2013 Jesus’ Resurrection and Ours. [Luke 15:1-2′ 11f; Luke 24:1-12]

March 27, 2013 Holy Week: The Father. [Luke 15:1-2; 11f. References: Incendies (Movie); Exclusion & Embrace by Miroslav Volf; Father Joe by Tony Hendra & The Return of the Prodigal by Henri Nouwen.]

March 26, 2013 Holy Week: The Elder Son. [Luke 15:1-2; 11f. References: Incendies (Movie); Exclusion & Embrace by Miroslav Volf; Father Joe by Tony Hendra & The Return of the Prodigal by Henri Nouwen.]

March 25, 2013 Holy Week: The Younger Son. [Luke 15:1-2; 11f. References: Incendies (Movie); Exclusion & Embrace by Miroslav Volf; Father Joe by Tony Hendra & The Return of the Prodigal by Henri Nouwen.]

March 24, 2013 Jesus reading back rather than Isaiah reading forward. [Psalm 31; Isaiah 50:4-10; Philippians 2:4b-11; Luke 19]

March 17, 2013 Pre-Passover Party. [Psalm 126; Isaiah 43:16f; Philippians 3:4b-14; John 12:1-8]

March 03, 2013 We are all a charity case… [Psalm 63; Isaiah 55:1-13; Luke 13:31-35]

February 24, 2013 Go tell that fox… [Philippians 3:17-4:1; Luke 13:31-35; Matthew 5:1-12]

February 17, 2013 The Jesus way of living life. [Romans 10; Luke 4:1-13; Matthew 5:1-12]

February 10, 2013 What we dare to confirm. [Exodus 34; 2 Corinthians 3-4; Luke 9:28-43]

January 27, 2013 Real Reality: Unity and Diversity. [1 Corinthians 12:12f; Luke 4:14ff]

January 20, 2013 How Miracles are Made. [Psalm 36:1-10; Isaiah 62; John 2:1-12]

January 13, 2013 Baptism Reveals Real Reality. [Psalm 29; Isaiah 43:1-7; Luke 3:15-22]

January 06, 2013 The Three Academics. [Psalm 72; Isaiah 60; Matthew 2]

December 30, 2012 Oops, we have left Jesus Behind. [Colossians 3; Luke 2:41-52]

December 25, 2012 God said: ‘I give you my Word’. [Hebrews 1:1-4; John 1:1-14; Parables by James Martin S.J.]

December 09, 2012 Guest Preacher: Rev. Dr. Peter Storey: Advent: The Messenger and the Message. [Luke 3:1-18]

December 02, 2012 Advent – the gift of starting over. [Jeremiah 33; Psalm 25; 1 Thessalonians 3; Luke 21:25-38]

November 25, 2012 A Question of Power… [2 Samuel 23:1-7; Revelation 12:4-8; John 18:31-37]

November 18, 2012 Wow… what big stones… [Mark 7:38-8:13]

November 04, 2012 For hearts that rest on a pillow of tears. [Ruth 1:1-18]

October 28, 2012 The Invitation of Testimony. [Psalm 34]

October 21, 2012 Jesus’ look of Love. [Mark 10:17-31]

September 30, 2012 Jesus is the way that is open to other ways – John Cobb. [Mark 9:38-50]

September 23, 2012 Jesus who? – Take 2. [Mark 8:21-38 and 9:30-37]

September 16, 2012 Jesus who? [Mark 8:21-38]

September 09, 2012 She Came Out Shouting… [Proverbs 22:1-2, 8-9, 22-23; James 2: 1-17; Matthew 15:21-28]

August 26, 2012 Don’t fight. Don’t run. Just stand. [Ephesians 6:10-20]

August 12, 2012 David: Fifty Shades Darker. [2 Samuel 13-18; Ephesians 4]

August 5, 2012 Fifty Shades of David. [Psalm 51; 2 Samuel 11:1 – 12:13; Ephesians 4: 15 & 16]

July 29, 2012 Where the river flows. [Ezekiel 47:1-12; Revelation 21:22-22:5; John 4:7-15]

June 24, 2012 God and Goliath. [1 Samuel 17]

June 17, 2012 The Politics of Power – from Saul to David. [1 Samuel 16]

June 10, 2012 You can have a king and the consequences that go with it! [1 Samuel 8:1-22; Psalm 138]

May 27, 2012 Of Pentecost and Paintings. (Very poor sound. You’re going to need the Spirit to help you.) [Acts 2: 1-21]

May 15, 2012 God has no Favourites. [Acts 10:44-48]

May 06, 2012 Suicide – when Sadness Suffocates. [Psalm 22:1-31]

April 29, 2012 The Scriptures and the Secrecy Bill. [Psalm 23; Acts 3/4; 1 John 3:17; John 10:10-18; Ezekiel 34]

April 22, 2012 Promises on the Road to Emmaus. [Luke 24:13-ff]

April 15, 2012 The Resurrection and the Logic of the Lectionary. [Psalm 133; Acts 4:32-35; 1 John 1:1-2:2; John 20 19-31]

April 06, 2012 The Magnifying Cross of Jesus. [Isaiah 52:13-53:12; Mark 15]

April 01, 2012 The Killing of Jesus was Shocking but not Surprising. [Isaiah 42:1-4; Mark 12:1-12; Mark 15:16-20]

March 25, 2012 We want to see Jesus. [John 12:20-33]

March 04, 2012 The Multi-National God. [Genesis 17; Romans 4:13-25]

February 26, 2012 A Few Lent Reflections. [Genesis 9:8-17; Psalm 25:1-10; 1 Peter 3:-22; Mark 1:9-15]

February 19, 2012 I understand that I don’t understand. [Mark 9:2-9]

February 12, 2012 God’s Mercy is without Measure. [2 Kings 5:1-19; Mark 1:40-45]

February 05, 2012 The Rabbi’s Gift by Francis Dorff. [And another parable by Peter Rollins from the Orthodox Heretic.]

January 29, 2012 Covenant Service: A time to get married. [1 John 4:7-21]

January 22, 2012 Jonah: Learning to love and be loved. [Psalm 139; Jonah 1-4]

December 18, 2011 Mary’s Visitation of Terror. [Luke 1]

December 11, 2011 A Question of Identity – Who are you John? [John 1]

December 06, 2011 SABC SAFM Radio Broadcast – Lazarus and the Rich Man.

December 04, 2011 NEW RECORDING: Living in the land of Loss. [Psalm 85; Isaiah 40:1-11; Mark 1:1-12]

November 27, 2011 Tear open the heavens and come down. [Psalm 80; Isaiah 60-64; Mark 13 24-37]

November 13, 2011 Gospel Economics: The Parable of the Talents. [Matthew 25:14-30]

November 06, 2011 Some Reflections on the Parable of the 10 Bridesmaids. [Matthew 25:1-13]

October 23, 2011 Attending Moses’ funeral. [Psalm 90; Deuteronomy 34:1-12; Matthew 22:34-46]

October 16, 2011 We belong to God not Ceasar. [Matthew 22:15-22]

October 02, 2011 God did not send Jesus to die. [Matthew 21:33-46]

September 11, 2011 The Hebrews’ Long Walk to Freedom. [Exodus 4-15; Matthew 18:21-35]

September 04, 2011 Jesus’ Conflict Resolution. [Matthew 18:15-20]

August 28, 2011 God finds Moses in the Wasteland. [Exodus 2:11-3:15]

August 21, 2011 Genocide and Gentleness. [Exodus 1:8-2:10]

August 07, 2011 Get back into the boat. [Matthew 14:22-33]

July 24, 2011 St Paul’s Greatest Album… Romans 8. [Romans 8]

July 03, 2011 Some Ramblings on Matthew 11. [Matthew 11]

June 26, 2011 The Resurrection of Isaac. [Genesis 22:1-14]

June 12, 2011 I don’t know much about wind and fire, but… [Psalm 104:24-35; Acts 2:1-21]

June 05, 2011 It is not for you to know dates and times. [Acts 1:6-14]

May 15, 2011 Psalm 23 – A Political Manifesto. [Psalm 23; John 10:1-10]

May 08, 2011 On the Road to Emmaus on Mother’s Day. [Luke 24:13-35]

April 22, 2011 We Keep Killing Jesus. [Matthew 26-27]

April 17, 2011 Marching on Palm Sunday. [Zechariah 9:9-17; Matthew 21:1-11]

April 10, 2011 In the Valley of Dry Bones. [Ezekiel 37:1-14; John 11:1-45]

April 03, 2011 Recognising Jesus only after being Kicked out of Church. [John 9:1-41]

March 27, 2011 The Samaritans declare Jesus Saviour of the World. [John 4:1-42]

March 20, 2011 The Night Reveals the Light. [John 3:1-17]

March 13, 2011 The Tempting of the Beloved. [Matthew 4:1-11]

March 09, 2011 Ecclesia de Lange – Ash Wednesday. [Support Ecclesia: ecclesia@mailbox.co.za]

February 20, 2011 True Holiness is Neighbourliness. [Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18; 1 Corinthians 3:10-11, 16-23; Matthew 5:38-48]

February 13, 2011 Choose Life. [Deuteronomy 30:15-20]

January 30, 2011 Jesus’ resistance strategy: The Beatitudes. [Micah 6:1-8; Matthew 5:1-12. With reference in the sermon to Mary Lou Kownacki from an article in Sojourners October 1989, pages 22-24.]

January 23, 2011 Fishers of People. [Isaiah 9:1-4; Matthew 4:12-23. With reference in the sermon to Frank Honeycutt.]

January 16, 2011 Sin is a hopeful word. [Isaiah 49:1-7; John 1:29-42. The sermon is based on Barbara Brown Taylor’s book “Speaking of Sin”.]

January 09, 2011 Guest Preacher: Rev. Dr. Peter Storey: Jesus’ Baptism. [Isaiah 42:1-9; Acts 10:34-43; Matthew 3:13-17]

January 02, 2011 A Reminder of our Context and Identity. [Ephesians 1:3-14; Matthew 2]

December 25, 2010 Christmas is Frightening yet Subversively Hopeful. [Exodus 1:8-2:10; Matthew 2]

December 12, 2010 Third Week of Advent. [Isaiah 35:1-10; Psalm 146; Matthew 11:2-11]

December 05, 2010 Second Week of Advent. [Isaiah 11:1-10; Psalm 72; Matthew 3:1-12]

November 21, 2010 Christ the Crucified King. [Jeremiah 23:1-6; Psalm 46; Colossians 1:11-20; Luke 23:33-43]

November 14, 2010 Architects and Prophets. [Isaiah 65:17-25; Luke 21:5-19]

November 07, 2010 To find Life – Experience Death. [Luke 20:27-38; Mail & Guardian Thought Leader – Charlene Smith.]

October 24, 2010 The Second Good Samaritan Story. [Luke 17:11-19]

October 03, 2010 Lamentations. [Psalm 137; Lamentations 1:1-6, 3:19-26]

September 26, 2010 The Rich Man and Lazarus. [1 Timothy 6:6-19; Luke 16:19-31]

September 19, 2010 The Puzzling Parable. [Psalm 79:1-9; 1 Timothy 2:1-7; Luke 16:1-13. Reliant on William Herzog III and Paul Duke.]

September 12, 2010 The Good news is that Jesus keeps Bad Company. [Jeremiah 4:11-12, 22-28; Psalm 51; 1 Timothy 1:12-17; Luke 15:1-10]

August 22, 2010 Re-shaped by Jesus. [Luke 13:10-17]

August 15, 2010 Keep the Faith and Run the Race. [Hebrews 10:39-12:2. This sermon is inspired by Thomas Long’s Interpretation Commentary on Hebrews and Ronnell Braxton’s sermon: Finishing the Race.]

August 08, 2010 Worry about your Worship. [Psalm 50; Isaiah 1:10-20; Luke 12:32-40]

August 01, 2010 Worry about your Wealth. [Colossians 3:1-11; Luke 12:1-34]

July 18, 2010 Mary, Martha and Jesus. [Luke 10:38-42]

June 20, 2010 Thirsting for God. [Psalm 42; 1 Kings 19; Luke 8:26-39. With the help of Walter Brueggemann’s insights into the Kings passage.]

June 13, 2010 Grace, Grief and Gratitude. [Luke 7:36-50].

June 06, 2010 Compassionate Contours of God’s Heart. [Psalm 146; 1 Kings 17:8-16; Luke 7:11-17. Thanks to Margaret Aymer for the contour path idea.]

May 23, 2010 Baptised by the Holy Spirit. [Luke 3:21-22; Acts 2; Romans 8:14-17]

May 16, 2010 Guest Preacher: Rev. Dr. Peter Storey. [Acts 16:16-34]

May 09, 2010 Jesus Language of Love. [John 5:1-9; John 14:23-29]

May 02, 2010 Make the Circle Bigger. [Acts 10, 11:1-18; Revelation 21:1-6; John 13:31-35]

April 25, 2010 The Lord is my President. [Psalm 23; Ezekiel 34; John 10]

April 18, 2010 The Resurrection of Saul and Ananias. [Psalm 30; Acts 9:1-20]

April 11, 2010 Resurrection Repeat. [Psalm 150; 1 Corinthians 15:12-20; Acts 10:34-48; Isaiah 65:17-25; Luke 24:1-12].

April 04, 2010 Living the Resurrection. [Psalm 118; 1 Corinthians 15:12-20; Acts 10:34-48; Isaiah 65:17-25; Luke 24:1-12]

April 02, 2010 St John’s Passion. [John 18:1-12]

April 02, 2010 Freely Forgiven For Free. [Psalm 130; Luke 23:34]

March 31, 2010 Holy Week: The Way of Forgiveness Part 3. [Psalm 130; Luke 23:34]

March 30, 2010 Holy Week: The Way of Forgiveness Part 2. [Psalm 130; Luke 23:34]

March 29, 2010 Holy Week: The Way of Forgiveness Part 1. [Psalm 130; Luke 23:34]

March 28, 2010 Gun Free Palm Sunday. [Luke 19:28-40. Partly reliant on M. Borg and D. Crossan: The Last Week. The sermon is cut short as it included a Gun Free advert on DVD which is not on the audio.]

March 14, 2010 Happy are those. [Psalm 32; Luke 15:1-2, 11-32. Partly reliant on Lindsay Armstrong.]

March 07, 2010 Tell us why Jesus! [Luke 13:1-9].

February 28, 2010 Two Tones of Truth. [Psalm 27; Luke 13:31-35].

February 17, 2010 Ash Wednesday: Silent Solidarity. [Concerning Rev. Ecclesia de Lange’s discontinuement.]

February 14, 2010 Prayerful Friends of Jesus. [Exodus 34:29-35; Psalm 99; 2 Corinthians 3:12-4:2; Luke 9:28-43a]

February 07, 2010 Meeting Jesus on the Beach. [Isaiah 6:1-8; Luke 5:1-11]

January 31, 2010 Covenant Love. [Jeremiah 1: 4-10; Psalm 71; 1 Corinthians 13:1-13]

January 24, 2010 Jesus kicked out of Church. [Luke 4:14-30; 1 Corinthians 12:12-26]

January 18, 2010 The State of the Nation. [1 hour evening seminar.]

January 17, 2010 The Making of Miracles. [Isaiah 62:1-5; Psalm 36; 1 Corinthians 12:1-11; John 2:1-11].

January 10, 2010 But now. [Isaiah 43:1-7; Psalm 29; Acts 8:14-17; Luke 3:15-22].

December 13, 2009 Lovers fighting.[Malachi 1-4]

December 06, 2009 To repent is to change and to change is to confess. [Luke 3:3]

November 29, 2009 Begin with the end in mind but don’t forget the means. [Luke 21:25-36]

November 22, 2009 Christ the King of Truth. [Revelation 1:4b-8; Colossians 1:15-18; John 18:33-37]

November 01, 2009 Saints Alive. [Mark 12:28-34]

October 25, 2009 In-sight-full Bartimaeus. [Mark 10:46-52]

October 18, 2009 Esther Part 2. [Esther 5-10]

October 11, 2009 Baptismal Love. [1 John 4:7-21]

October 04, 2009 Esther Part 1. [Esther 1-4]

September 27, 2009 When those for Jesus are against him. [Mark 9:30-41]

September 06, 2009 On the Precipice of Prejudice. [Proverbs 22; James 2:1-17; Mark 7:24-37]

August 30, 2009 A Warning to Good Religious Folk: God is Very, Very BIG. [Mark 6:53-7:1-23]

August 23, 2009 Call to Armour. [Ephesians 6:1-10]

August 16, 2009 Offended by Jesus. [John 6]

July 26, 2009 Feeding the 5000 by Jennifer Manis. [Mark 6:30-56]

July 12, 2009 To Please God or self, that is the Question. [Mark 6:14-29]

July 05, 2009 Hometown Hostility and Mission Vulnerability. [Mark 6:1-13]

June 28, 2009 The Free and Equal Healthcare of Jesus. [Mark 5:21-43]

June 21, 2009 The Stormy Journey to the Other Side. [Mark 4:35-41]

June 14, 2009 The Transition of Power – Saul to David. [1 Samuel 15:34-16:13]

June 07, 2009 When Death Marks Time. [Isaiah 6:1-8]

May 24, 2009 Pulled into Prayer. [John 17:1-19]

May 17, 2009 Abide in this Text. [John 15:1-17]

May 10, 2009 Mother Mary and Money Matters. [Luke 1:46-55]

April 26, 2009 See my Hands and Feet. [Luke 24:36-48]

April 12, 2009 The Silent Resurrection. [Mark 16:1-8. With references to: Morton Kelsey, James L Mays, John B. Rogers Jr, John Masefield and Thomas Long.]

April 10, 2009 Good Friday: We are a Cross Manufacturing People. [Mark 15]

Good Friday Sermon: A Cross Manufacturing People. Click to download PDF version.

April 08, 2009 Holy Week: Jesus Betrayed. [Mark 14:1-21]

April 07, 2009 Holy Week: Jesus Anointed by an Unnamed Woman. [Mark 14:1-9]

April 06, 2009 Holy Week: Jesus at Simon the Leper’s House. [Mark 14:1-3]

April 05, 2009 Palm Sunday in an Election Year. [Mark 11; Philippians 2. Strong reliance on Marcus Borg and John Dominic Crossan’s Book: The Last Week.]

March 22, 2009 Living Life in response to God’s Liberating Love. [Numbers 21; John 3]

March 15, 2009 Freedom Charter – The Ten Commandments. [Exodus 20; Psalm 19. This sermon is strongly reliant on the Exodus commentaries by T. Fretheim and W. Brueggemann.]

March 08, 2009 Propelled by Promise into a Pilgrimage of Faith. [Genesis 17]

March 01, 2009 Noah’s Ark – The Disarmament of God. [Genesis 6-9]

February 25, 2009 Ash Wednesday Reflection.

February 15, 2009 Naaman and Enemy-Healing Love.

February 08, 2009 A Day in the Life of Jesus.

February 01, 2009 Covenant Commitment.

February 01, 2009 In Partnership with Father and Son Unlimited.

January 25, 2009 Alan’s Induction Service by Rev. Yvette Moses.

January 18, 2009 God is always up to something.

January 11, 2009 The Voice of God and our Identity.

January 04, 2009 A king’s King.

December 28, 2008 Four Inspiring People.

December 28, 2008 (pdf 94kb) Four Inspiring People.

Christmas Day (pdf 126kb) Jesus is God’s Answer to a Bad Reputation – Alan Walker.