Sermons on Joy

Sermons on Joy

Philippians – Joy in Giving (10:45am Traditional Worship)

Theme: Joy in Giving (Sunday 18th October, 2020)Series: Philippians JoyBible Reading: Philippians 4:4-20Preacher: Rev Phil Swain It was the summer of 87.  It was a great holiday.  My brother Richard, myself and our mutual friend Steven went for a weeklong holiday down to Philip Island.  It was a memorable week for many reasons.  It was on that trip that I got stuck in a fully enclosed toilet cubicle.  Now that is a great story, but its not relevant to the Read more

Philippians – Joy in Serving (10:45am Traditional Worship)

Theme: Joy in Serving (Sunday 18th October, 2020)Series: Philippians JoyBible Reading: Philippians 2:1-14Preacher: Rev Phil Swain Last week we started a new series on Philippians in which we are particularly looking at the issue of Joy.  We looked at Philippians chapter 1 and looked at the issue of joy in suffering and how the apostle Paul encourages us to find joy in our sufferings.  And yes, while this sounds hard (because if you are like me, when I am suffering Read more

Philippians – Joy in Suffering (10:45am Traditional Worship)

Theme: Joy in Suffering (Sunday 11th October, 2020)Series: Philippians JoyBible Reading: Philippians 1:1-30Preacher: Rev Phil Swain Some might say that Frank has had a run of bad luck, others might suggest that he is a victim of office politics.  Frank is one of a team of 6 senior salespeople for a plastic manufacturer.  His company had been growing slowly and sales have been OK, but about 12 months things took an amazing turn for the better.  Frank had stumbled across Read more