The Sermon on the Mount

One of the most beautiful places on earth is the hills to the West of the Sea of Galilee, in Israel. I was there in June 2018, on a baking hot day, with a group of fellow-delegates to the Gafcon Conference in Jerusalem. We had driven from...

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Notre Dame at Easter

Why did the burning of Notre Dame Cathedral this week evoke such horror and grief in those of us who are neither French nor Roman Catholics? The answer is, I think, simple: it was beautiful. Moreover, its beauty was something that we may have...

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Acts 2:1-13

Acts – The Neverending Story Acts 2:1-13 Sermon preached at Christ Church Duesseldorf 27th January 2019 Introduction What would you say was the greatest turning point in world history, for good or ill? That question was asked on the website...

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Wait for the Lord

For God alone my soul waits in silence; from him comes my salvation. He alone is my rock and my salvation, my fortress; I shall not be greatly shaken. How long will all of you attack a man to batter him, like a leaning wall, a tottering fence?...

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1 Peter 3:13-22

1 Peter- A Holy People in Hostile World 1 Peter 3:14-22 CCD Sermon preached at Christ Church Duesseldorf 11th November 2018 (Links to the news items mentioned at the end of the sermon)   Introduction I wonder how you would feel if you were...

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