Sermons on Suffering

Sermons on Suffering

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

Toy Box #4 – Umbrella (10:45am Traditional Worship)

Theme: Toy Box #4 – Umbrella (Sunday 27 Sept, 2020)Series: Life Lessons from the Toy BoxBible Reading: Psalm 61:1-8Preacher: Rev Phil Swain We continue our sermon series looking at profound Biblical principles and promises that we can learn from our childhood toys. Have you ever seen a child play outside in the rain with their kids/toy umbrella? This week Phil uses the imagery of a toy umbrella to explore God’s promise to protect us. Story about holidays … Granite Island Read more

Self-Care in the Age of COVID-19 – Part 2

Discussion: Self-Care in the Age of COVID-19 – Part 2 (Sunday 20 Sept, 2020)Series: Sept 2020 OnlineBible Reading: 1 Corinthians 12:12-27Preacher: Discussion lead by Jonty Cornford This Service will be run Online Only – 6:30pm on our Facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/turramurrauniting/live/ Following on from last week at Night Church we are going to continue to explore the issue of self care during COVID 19. We are aware that many of us – and in particular many young people of our Read more

Self-Care in the Age of COVID-19

Discussion: Self-Care in the Age of COVID-19 (Sunday 13 Sept, 2020)Series: Sept 2020 OnlineBible Reading: Psalm 46:1-11Preacher: Jonty Cornford with Dr Grant Bickerton This Service will be run Online Only – 6:30pm on our Facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/turramurrauniting/live/ The Night Church worship team have been aware that many of us – and in particular many young people of our community – are finding life under COVID-19 hard. We have been wrestling with how we can in a helpful way explore Read more

The Purpose of Lament (With Some Help From Inside Out)

NEW Hybrid Model of Worship!Both ONLINE and In-person. We are now running a Hybrid model of worship, where you can fully engage and interact in either the online version or the in-person worship at the church (with restrictions). We encourage you to decide which you are most comfortable with. All are welcome! Theme: The Purpose of Lament (With Some Help From Inside Out)Bible Reading: Psalm 42:1-11Preacher: Jonty CornfordHybrid Worship, both ONLINE and in-person at the church – 6:30pm, Sunday 26 Read more

Light in the Darkness

Phil shared his perspective on being salt and light of the world as shown through the German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer in the early to mid 1900s.