Sermons on Matthew

Sermons on Matthew

Serve

In this message we look at the sending of the twelve disciples by Jesus in Matthew 9 &10 and are reminded that proclaiming the Gospel has two forms… talking about Jesus and acting with compassion, seeking to bring wholeness to people. The whole service for Sunday June 14th can be found HERE.

Palm Sunday

On Palm Sunday as Jesus makes his way into Jerusalem, we ask, who is this ‘king’ who rides a donkey?

The Not so Little Matter Of Temptation

In this message on the first Sunday in the season of Lent, Rev Leo invites us to consider the temptations we face and the challenges of living in a world that is all about the self. We look at the first temptation of man in Genesis, and Paul’s Letter to the Romans comparing Adam with Jesus, and, of course, reflecting on the temptation that Jesus faced in the wilderness as it is recorded in the Gospel of Matthew.

AUSTRALIA DAY MESSAGE

A message looking at the challenges and opportunities for the church today. Scripture passages: 1 Corinthians 1: 18 and Matthew 4: 17-22.

Confronted by John!

On this second Sunday in the season of Advent we come face to face with John the Baptist, who delivers a nine word sermon! Read the account from Matthew 3 here. John has a few choice words to give to the religious ‘elites’ who join the throng seeking baptism. Given they were the ones considered faithful and obedient, and that’s what we seek to be, what might John say to us if he turned up at our church meeting? The…