Sermons on Turning back to God
In response to Peter’s explanation of the coming of the Holy Spirit – the people are cut to the heart and ask the apostles “Brothers what shall we do?” Peter’s answer comes in a four piece package, like four legs of a stool. 1. Repent (turning our lives back to God) 2. Believe (have faith) in the name of Jesus 3. Be baptised in water 4. Be baptised in the Holy Spirit. As we read through Acts we’ll see these…
Rob Coleman from Grace Church Bolton speaks to us today on thinking like sons (and not like slaves). Looking at the story of the prodigal son Rob challenges us about how we are thinking when it comes to how loved, accepted and chosen we are in the Father’s eyes. Are you simply doing your best to get by, hoping that God will be pleased with you; or are you living in the fullness and freedom of your sonship?
Matthew shared with on us Sunday the story of the sinful woman who anoints Jesus feet at Simon the Pharisee’s house. He powerfully looked at the contrast between how the two approached Jesus and how our own lives can relate to the story, the challenge is how do we approach Jesus honestly ourselves and what do we think of how others approach him?
Over the last few weeks we have been looking at what it means to believe in Jesus, and what an amazing thing He has done for us. Today we are asking the BIG question – what am I going to do about it? Warning this could change the rest of your life!
Just like sheep, we have gone astray! As we continue to discover how amazing Jesus’ good news for us is, Dave outlines what it means to be far from God, and how life changing it is therefore that God has brought us home to Him. To find out more what it means to become a Christian click here.