April 2017

Prerequisites to Service (Part 3) – Discerning the Will of God

If we desire to know the will of God, we must follow the pattern of God.  In this sermon, Pastor Daniel Kriss brings us Part 3 of our mini-series on Prerequisites to Service, and began by expounding for us from Romans 12:1-2 the Holy Spirit’s intentional order of enabling us to discern the will of God: […]

A Glossary of Glorious Terms (Part 6: Redemption)

Redemption is the sixth glorious concept in our communion series on gospel terms, and what an incredible reality this is in the life of the believer!  In this sermon, Pastor Daniel Kriss begins by providing us with a succinct definition of the word “redemption”, then delves into the often-avoided topic of sin and the depravity of […]

March 2017

Prerequisites to Service (Part 2.2)

Part Two then moved onto the means by which we can guard against conformity to the world – the renewal of our minds with the truth. As our minds are the battle ground for the truth, it is so necessary to ensure that our minds are being saturated with the Word of God. Pastor Daniel provides […]

Prerequisites to Service (Part 2.1)

Our little mini-series continues with a two-part sermon from Pastor Daniel Kriss expositing the hard-hitting commands contained in Romans 12:2 – opposing cultural conformity and renewing the mind.  Part One expounds the issue of conforming to our culture, discusses the definition of “this world”, and gives examples of God-opposed cultural thinking which are running rampant in our […]

Prerequisites to Service (Part 1)

Continuing our theme of service for the Lord, Pastor Daniel Kriss brings us this sermon entitled “Prerequisites to Service”.  Beginning by noting that God’s pattern is salvation – surrender – service, and asking the crucial question “What am I to BE, before I proceed to DO?”, Daniel then draws our attention to four areas as set out in […]

Serving the Lord with Gladness

Knowing where God wants you to be and what you ought to be doing is essential to serving with joy.  Having spent a large portion of time in 2016 understanding the identity and structure of the church, we now in 2017 are seeking to learn more about what our roles, individually and corporately, look like […]

Pastor Daniel Kriss’ Testimony

Daniel Kriss, our Pastor for Teaching & Vision, shares his own personal testimony. This is a powerful account of the mercy and grace of God through times of great joy and times of extreme difficulty. 

February 2017

A Study in Colossians: Part 4

Once hostile enemies of God, now totally reconciled to God. Our preacher Lucas Macdonald continues his series in the book of Colossians, bringing us Part 4 from chapter 1 verses 21-23. Beginning with a review of the previous 3 instalments in the series, Lucas then draws out some incredible truths relating to our reconciliation with […]

January 2017

A Study in Colossians: Part 3

Lucas Macdonald continues his study in the book of Colossians, with this third instalment covering chapter 1 verses 15-20, which included a succinct overview of Jesus being the exact replica of God in the flesh, the definition of “firstborn”, Creation speaking of God’s greatness, the headship of Jesus, and why God became a man. 

November 2016

A Glossary of Glorious Terms (Part 5: Propitiation)

Propitiation is perhaps not a term we hear a lot these days. But it is, however, one of the grand facets of the diamond that is the gospel of Jesus Christ.  In this communion sermon, Pastor Daniel Kriss takes this glorious term and unpacks for us the definition, explains the history of its usage, and highlights […]