Sermons

Brought In | Joshua 2 |
(Just before the sermon began we watched this video clip https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ul16jUU8-Sc ) Two sneaky men and a shady lady (2:1-7) God’s reputation (2:8-11) Striking a deal (2:12-21) The spies report (2:22-23) Rahab brought in (6:22-25; Matthew 1:5-6) God brings us in (Ephesians 2:12-13)

Our Faithful God | Joshua 1 |
Joshua’s Commission (vv1-9) I will not leave you Be Strong and of Good Courage Joshua’s Command (vv10-18) Our Faithful God Matthew 28:20 & Acts 1:8 Ephesians 6:10

God’s Love for Liars | Hosea 11:12-14:9 |
Israel are deceitful yet God’s given them every chance but they’ve blown it and still, God’s love is unbreakable We need God’s unbreakable love (1 Corinthians 15:55-56)

Is it God’s job to forgive? | Hosea 8:1-11:11 |
More accusations against Israel (Hosea 8-10) …but God won’t give Israel up (Hosea 11:1-11) Where anger and sympathy meet (1 Peter 3:18)

True Love? | Hosea 4-7 |
The LORD against Israel (Hosea 4-5) Something’s missing (4:1-3) The problem with priests (4:4-6) …is not lack of religion (4:7-19) The trouble with treaties (5:8-15; also 7:11-16) Israel’s fickle repentance (6:1-6) What God desires (Matthew 9:13; 12:7)

Love for the Unfaithful | Hosea 1-3 |
The pain of infidelity (1:1-9; 2:2-5) The punishment of unfaithful Israel (2:9-13) Loving the unfaithful (1:10-2:1; 2:14-3:5) This is God’s love for us (1 Peter 2:10)

Running the Race | Hebrews 12:1-17 |
Head Up (vv1-2) Train Hard (vv3-11) Get Fit (vv12-17) Keep Running

Generosity | 2 Corinthians 8-9 |
God’s Generosity Creation (Job 41:11b) Salvation (2 Corinthians 8:9) Being Generous How generous? Tithing? (Numbers 18; Deuteronomy 14) Or…? Who to be generous to? Galatians 6:10 Galatians 6:6; 1 Timothy 5:17-18 How to be generous?

Identity/Value | 1 Timothy 6:17-21 |
You are what you earn The Gospel and Identity …a gift from our Creator …a gift from our Saviour 1 Corinthians 1:26-29 Romans 6:1-4 Who are you?

Greed | 1 Timothy 6:6-19 |
A Root of all kinds of evil… What is greed? (1 Timothy 6:9; 3:3) Our money problem (1 Timothy 6:9-10, 17) Luke 12:13-15 Luke 16:13 Colossians 3:5 How to be really rich (Revelation 3:17-18; 1 Timothy 6:11) Flee Greed Pursue God