Sermons (Page 51)

Where Am I Going?

Why is it that some people do not like to ask for directions? Psychologists have come up with a few reasons for this behaviour. For one thing, it would mean having to admit that you are lost. And this could lead to feelings of anxiety and doubt about your abilities.  No one likes to feel…

What are you good at?

This may be one of the most important questions you ask yourself. Sometimes, you can’t really tell what you’re good at until you try different things and find what you like most. Usually what you like most IS what you’re good at. Working as part of a team on a project is how many people…

New Year’s Message

One of the things a sprinter is taught early on in training is to never glance back at competitors during a race. This one simple momentary act can cause the sprinter to slow down or even miss out on winning the race. In the same way, we can’t live each day by looking at our…

What’s New in Your Life?

“What’s new?”  This is a common greeting among friends or acquiantances who have not seen each other for awhile.  How would you respond to such a greeting? Would you be searching for something to say? Or, would you come back with a reply like, “Oh, same old, same old, you know.” Most of us like new things. We…

Why Christmas? – Part 3 – A Time to Respond

We live in a world that has more access to information and education than at any other time in history, yet many of us feel stuck…we feel stuck in a job we don’t like, in a relationship that is not going anywhere, and in a place that we don’t enjoy living. The spiritual part of…

Why Christmas? – Part 2 – A Time to See

In Part 1 of our series on Christmas, we saw that there is a plan and a purpose behind seemingly random and disconnected circumstances that should give us confidence that God is at work in our lives. Consider the fact that angels appeared to shepherds to announce the birth of a Saviour. Why did God…