Sermons from September 2016

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“We would like to see Jesus”


This week’s gospel starts with a report that some foreigners from Greece had come to Jerusalem for the Passover festival, and they told Philip that they would like to see Jesus. Clearly Jesus had developed quite following and was being talked about throughout the region. Recently, I was talking to an army officer in my […]

Homily to Prison Chaplains. Matthew 4 : 12 to 23


What an inspirational scriptures  for us to reflect upon today. – The Light of Christ has come into the world. In my training through Banyo seminary and  Brisbane College of Theology almost 20 years ago, I picked up a simple formula for preaching : open with a story;  link that to God story ; and […]