Preached over Zoom from Fort St John British Columbia because public worship had been suspended by the secular authorities Dec. 24, 2020.Continue reading “What Clay Hopes For – Christmas 2020”
We hear this advice given from an experienced leader in the church to a young man he is handing responsibility off to. We hear how Scripture and Preaching help us and prepare us for the works God would have us do. Preached in the North Peace over Zoom, December 6 2020.Continue reading “Receiving and Sharing the Word”
An exploration of Paul’s instruction to the Christians in Rome about how to respond to Jesus’s sacrifice for them. This sermon was preached at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Taylor BC on a day the Anglicans of Fort St John considered buying a new building-August 23, 2020.
A story of a woman of lavish love, many tears, abandon in worship and a world-changing experience. This sermon was preached at a mid-week service in the backyard of the rectory in Fort St John on June 22, 2020, though I feel this will be one of those sermons I am rewriting and rewriting my whole life through.
We believe in a God who makes all things new. We believe in a God who is faithful and does not turn back on his promises. We believe in a God whose words will not pass away even though heaven and earth pass away. Jeremiah in the face of God’s judgment proclaims for us today a new promise, one which we Christians have heard and interpreted in the New Testament. Let us listen to it closely.