This is the tale of two trees. The Tree of Life and the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil. One gives judgement, the other life; one is natural, the other spiritual; one was forbidden and the other was lost. Or is it? Does being a good person give you an advantage over others? Or does God look at things completely differently to us? Talk given: 30 July 2017...
When your soul is required of you, what will your life have meant? Will you be like the rich man who dedicated his life to filling his barns, or will you have dedicated your life to something greater? Jesus asks us the question: What are you prepared to dedicate your life to in exchange for your soul? Talk given: 18 June 2017...
Have you seen the footage of people who have had a cochlear implant hear for the first time? Or when someone first puts on glasses that corrects their colour-blindness? These are moments filled with joy, amazement, shock, excitement – they are life changing. These moments are just the same as when you receive the Holy Spirit. It is a moment in time, a real encounter. The life-changing realisation that God is there. It’s not just a warm-fuzzy feeling – it is an experience that can be seen and heard, just like what happened in......
A thousandth of a second makes all the difference in sporting achievements, but when it comes to word of God – is near enough good enough? We want things to be easy – but what does God want? He has set out one clear way, make sure you are on it. “Straight is the gate, and narrow is the way”. Talk given: 21 August 2016...
Is God looking for a safe bet? A celebrity? Or for those who turn aside, who hope and wish for more to life? God destroys the wisdom of the wise, he chooses the foolish things to confound those wise in their own mind. If you wish for more, you can have proof. One that is based on experience, rather than natural analysis of ‘the smart money’. Learn to trust, you won’t feel foolish for long. Talk given: 3 July 2016...
What is the church? Is it a grouping of folks who have agreed on version of the bible, or can it be born of a miracle? God makes himself known and gives you what it takes to follow his word – a prayer language, healing, provision, prophesy, wisdom, comfort – these are all available to those who have met God. See the miracle, make the choice. Repent, be baptised and receive the gift of God’s Holy Ghost. Become part of The Church. Talk given: 29 May 2016...