Palm Sunday 2019

April 14th:   Palm Sunday Luke 19:28-40                           (NIVUK) 28 After Jesus had said this, he went on ahead, going up to Jerusalem. 29 As he approached Bethphage and Bethany at the hill called the Mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples, saying to them, 30 ‘Go to the village ahead of you, and as you enter it, you … Continue reading Palm Sunday 2019

Feb 17th – 6th Sunday after Epiphany – Facing Adversity in the Power of the Spirit – Pt. 1

  Part 1 Luke 6: 17-26 NIV 17 He went down with them and stood on a level place. The Sermon on the Mount in Matthew, is situated, obviously, on a hillside. The mountains were symbolic of the presence of God. Jesus, preaching a similar but shorter sermon in Luke’s gospel is doing so from a … Continue reading Feb 17th – 6th Sunday after Epiphany – Facing Adversity in the Power of the Spirit – Pt. 1

5th Sunday after Epiphany Yr. C– Magnificent Becomings

Luke 5:1-11 NIV 1 One day as Jesus was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret, as the people were crowding around him and listening to the word of God. The Greek opening word in this chapter means ‘to become’ or to ‘come into existence’ and is translated in older English editions of the bible as … Continue reading 5th Sunday after Epiphany Yr. C– Magnificent Becomings

4th Sunday after Epiphany Yr. C – Where Earth and Heaven Meet – Pt. 2

Part 2 Luke 4:21-30           NIV 21 He began by saying to them, “Today this scripture is fulfilled in your hearing.” Where we left off Jesus has: Ignored tradition, Insinuated himself into the role of the local rabbi Declared that he carries the authority of God as Isaiah had and has The power to instigate the Jubilee Year … Continue reading 4th Sunday after Epiphany Yr. C – Where Earth and Heaven Meet – Pt. 2

3rd Sunday after Epiphany Yr.C – In the Power of the Spirit: Glory and Grace – Pt.1

This weeks text is devided clearly in two. I wanted to preach on the text as a whole, which makes the regular kind of sense. After praying about it and taking a closer look there were clearly two messages I needed to take on board. Have you ever listened to a good speaker and been … Continue reading 3rd Sunday after Epiphany Yr.C – In the Power of the Spirit: Glory and Grace – Pt.1