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30/03/2014 sermon. Jesus' peaceful zeal for God and for people (Mark 12:13-24)

In our Communion service on Sunday 30th March 2014, our Minister Peter considered Jesus’ peaceful zeal for God and for other people; contrasting the Kingdom of God with the Kingdom of man in the context of Mark 12:13-17.   48 more words

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23/03/2014 sermon. Jesus, both religious and political (Luke 14:1-24)

In our service on Sunday 23rd March 2014, our Minister Peter considered how Jesus was religious but also very political, and the contrast between the Kingdom of God and the Kingdom of man.   48 more words

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23/02/2014 sermon. Deepening our understanding of Jesus.

In our Communion service on Sunday 23rd February 2014, our Minister Peter considered Jesus both literally and metaphorically, by adopting the original Midrashic approach that the Jewish authors of the Gospels would have been accustomed to.   85 more words

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02/02/2014 sermon. Love matters most

In our All Age Service on Sunday 2nd February 2014, Peter’s sermon concerned the fact that God is love, and why love is our purpose in life, taking an illustration from Chapter 30 ‘the Book of Love’ from ‘The Orthodox Heretic’ by Peter Rollins. 31 more words

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09/02/2014 sermon. What lies at the heart of Christianity. Part 3 How Christian Faith has been understood

In our service on Sunday 9th February 2014, our Minister Peter considered part 3 of the theme: “What lies at the heart of Christianity, and why it matters, and considered some of the ways our Christian Faith has been understood in the context of Mark 5:21-34 and Mark 9:14.   54 more words

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26/01/2014 sermon. What lies at the heart of Christianity. Part 2 Trying to understand suffering (Psalm 22:1-18 and Matthew 5:13-16)

In our Communion service on Sunday 26th January 2014, our Minister Peter considered suffering in the context of Psalm 22:1-18 (Plea for Deliverance from Suffering and Hostility) and Matthew 5:13-16 (Salt and Light).   86 more words

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