Sermons on Christmas
Our 9am Christmas Day worship is where we celebrated the birth of Jesus in a way which is full of life and love. We had some Christmas music with our Christmas band, “show and tell” (a chance for people to show off their Christmas presents), a creative talk for the kids (which has some of the biggest props Phil has ever made), some special Christmas prayers, and our minister Phil will be spoke about how Christmas is the moment when Read more
This humorous play called “The Christmas that goes Wrong” performed by many of our young people and young adults at our Christmas Eve Service in 2021. The play tells the story of a amateur drama company who are trying to retell the classic Christmas story in a local production but as the title suggests … everything goes wrong with hilarious results. Admit the chaos and laughter, the director and actors discovering the core of Christmas is really about.
We are celebrating the birth of Jesus with Christmas music, “show and tell” (a chance for people to show off their Christmas presents), a creative talk for the kids, our minister Phil will be speaking about the Joy that Jesus can bring us at Christmas and some special Christmas prayers. Four weeks ago when we started the season of Advent – the time of preparation for Christmas – I suggested that maybe after the year that we have had, we Read more
The main part of our Christmas Eve worship was a play that was written by Marty, Bec and Max and performed by a bunch of amazing people.
Sunday 29th December, 2019 Preacher: Rev Phil Swain
Phil provided an excellent sermon building on the fact that words are critical to a good story and the greatest story ever told was based on the Word – “THE WORD became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the One and Only, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.” He reminded us at Christmas time, God provides us hope, peace and MOST of all love in the birth Read more
The main part of our Christmas Eve Worship service is a musical rendition of the Christmas story performed by the Christmas Eve Workshop crew. The CEW musical this year is all about Super Heroes and the quest to find the “Symbol of Eternal Hope” – the ultimate super hero who can save the world. Christmas Eve 2019.Bible Reading: Isaiah 9:2,6,7Preacher: Rev Phil Swain & Brendan Atkins How good was that. Let’s give them another round of applause for all Read more
Title: The Live Christmas StoryPreacher: Rev Phil SwainBible Reading: Juke 2:1-7Preached at Turramurra Uniting Church in Sunday 24th November, 2019 Today’s service was to celebrate the message of Christmas with all our young friends and their families from the youth communities connected to the life of Turramurra Uniting Church – Turratots Occasional Childcare centre, Bugz kids youth group, TurraTurtles playgroup, Kids Church and others – along with a lively group of live farm animals. Today’s recording reflects the “organised chaos” Read more
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
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