Sermons by Rev Phil Swain (Page 29)

Sermons by Rev Phil Swain (Page 29)

New Year – Promises

As we prepare to enter the new year – we might be considering making some resolutions, but how can we make sure that our promises and resolutions reflect the character of God

Christmas Day 2018

How do we make sure that in the midst of all the Christ-MESS we don’t miss the most important gift of all – Jesus

Advent Conspiracy #2 – Spend Less

Sunday 2nd November 9am Worship Sermon Series: Advent Conspiracy Title: Spend Less Bible Reading: Luke 1:23-56 Preacher: Phil Swain —————————————– Sermon Last week I introduced us to a concept which a number of different churches around the world as also exploring called the “advent conspiracy”.  In short it is a trying to help us have a different perspective on Christmas – to not get sucked into the consumerism model where our love for others is represented by the amount of Read more

Advent Conspiracy #1 – Worship Fully

Sunday 2nd November 9am Worship Sermon Series: Advent Conspiracy Title: Worship Fully Bible Reading: Luke 1:5-22 Preacher: Phil Swain —————————————– Sermon Last I stumbled upon an Ikea TV ad from Spain which had a brilliant message. I would show it to you except that it is in Spanish and the subtitles are small – so I will explain it instead.  They had a group of 10 families – the took aside the kids whom they gave a piece of paper to Read more

“The Journey #5” Seeing Clearly

Sunday 4th November 9am Worship Sermon Series: The Journey Title: Seeing Clearly Bible Reading: Mark 10:46-52 Preacher: Phil Swain —————————————– Sermon Have you ever had the experience where you couldn’t see too well?  I am not just talking about getting older and needing glasses, there are many situations where you might not be able to see clearly.  For example: (put up your hand if you have experienced any of these) A black out where everything goes dark? A really thick Read more