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Receiving and Sharing the Word

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.

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Living Sacrifices

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.

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You are not Jacob

A story of conflict, struggle, deep need, and transformative blessing. Preached at the Church of Good Shepherd, Taylor August 2, 2020.

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Mary Magdalene – Feast

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.

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Wheat and Weeds

A sermon on God’s purpose with the world as explained by Jesus in the parable of the wheat and the tares. Preached at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Taylor, BC July 19, 2020

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Behold the Sower

Sermon on the parable of the sower, preached @ Church of the Good Shepherd Taylor, July 12, 2020 first Sunday back after a four month break caused by Covid19.

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New Covenant

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.

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God’s Sadness

Today we look at God’s sadness, what this sadness says about us, what it offers, what it reveals to us about the God we worship. Preached at Good Shepherd, Taylor and St. Martin’s, Fort St. John.

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Faith: What it is. What it does.

Just because we use a word doesn’t mean we know what it means. Today we look at how Hebrews 11 explains faith more deeply. Preached at Good Shepherd, Taylor and St. Matthias, Cecil Lake August 11, 2019.

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