Turn and repent!

Published by Michael Bigg on Sun, 24 Mar 2019 12:15

(The text of Mike's sermon on the 3rd Sunday of Lent based on Luke 12:49-13:6)

We often assume that Jesus came to bring peace on earth and goodwill to all, don’t we? But the peace that the Prince of Peace brings in this world is peace between people and...

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The Hope of Faith

Published by Michael Bigg on Sun, 17 Feb 2019 13:10

The text of Mike's sermon preached on the 3rd Sunday Before Lent (17th Feb)

(Based on Jeremiah 17:5-10; Psalm 1; Luke 6:17-261 Cor 15: 12-20)


Today’s gospel reading is, I suspect, a challenge for most of us. Few among us can be considered “poor” in the...

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Epiphany 2 - The Wedding at Cana

Published by Michael Bigg on Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:33

(The text of Mike's sermon preached in Brampton on Sunday 20th Jan and based on John 2:1-11)

 

We’re in the season of Epiphany; the season of revelation. Two weeks ago we thought about Jesus being revealed as a light to the nations when the wise men visited...

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John the Baptist

Published by Michael Bigg on Sun, 16 Dec 2018 12:00

The text of Mike's sermon preached on the 3rd Sunday of Advent 2018, based on Luke 3:7-18.

"You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
Bear fruits worthy of repentance. Do not begin to say to yourselves, 'We’ve been to church for...

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Galatians 6: Mutual accountability and personal responsibility

Published by Michael Bigg on Sun, 2 Dec 2018 20:00

The text of Mike's "Evening Worship" talk on Galatians 6

Sometimes, at the end of Paul’s letters, a carefully constructed argument appears to give way to a stream of consciousness in which Paul says all the little snippets that couldn’t quite fit in elsewhere...

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