Sermons on Luke 6:36-42

Trinity 4 – Forgiveness

When I say the daily offices at home I use Common Worship and not The Book of Common Prayer which is what is used here. So one of the many good things about being here is that I enjoy some small changes in routine, like using the old prayer book. Each morning and evening I recite the invitation to confession and allow its language to resonate with me and be encouraged afresh to : ‘confess…

Trinity 4 – The Inward Turn

        I consider the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is to be revealed in us.  [Romans 8:20] What a joy today to witness the baptism of Willemijn Anne Maria Kuijper (daughter of Adrie and Maya – godparents – Margaretha, Sherry and Martin)!  A warm welcome to all our guests today who are here to support her in her new life in Christ. The baptism of…

Trinity 4 – Glory awaits us

I consider the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is to be revealed in us.  [Rom 8:20] Today is Father’s Day in the Netherlands and, according to Wikipedia (a most trustworthy source in all things trivial!), in 75 other countries also. But in case you’re wondering, I didn’t chose that first Lesson – the condemnation and judgement of our First Father by God for his disobedience – I…