Monthly Archives: April 2013

PRAYER OF SURRENDER

Prayer of Surrender. We used this prayer of surrender at Gateway Community Church in Perth today, thought perhaps others could use it. Not sure where it came from it was in my notes from while ago. Loving Father, I surrender … Continue reading

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“D”evolping A Model of Spiritual Growth

Over the last few years I have been trying to develop a “model” of spiritual growth. Basically it started with me thinking about what kind of sermons I would need to preach to help a congregation grow spiritually. I wanted … Continue reading

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LONGING FOR GOD

For those who didn’t make our gathering tonight we are continuing to listen to God. And we were thinking about seeking God Longing for God When have you felt especially close to God. What was the experience like for you? … Continue reading

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God: Trivial Pursuit or Passionate Pursuit?

For a sermon I am preaching on Sunday I have been immersed today in these verses, As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, my God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living … Continue reading

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Bus Stops & Being Church

I wait fairly regularly at the bus stop in the picture, buses are just about the best way to get around Edinburgh with parking charges being set by Dick Turpin and half the cities roads being dug for years on … Continue reading

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The Resurrection: I Have Discovered The Body!

You know what its like when you have always been aware of different pieces of information and then something happens that seems to connect them which allows you to see something that you hadn’t seen clearly before? I think the … Continue reading

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Born Again: What’s That All About?

An old sermon I felt I should post HE CALLS FOR A NEW BIRTH JOHN 3:1-18 Introduction I read an article in one the newspapers recently about how people were so desperate to get interviews for jobs that they were … Continue reading

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