Sermons

February 26, 2021

So Far and No Further!

I’ve been reading a book this week as part of my Lenten disciplines, called: ‘How to be Less Stupid about Race’, by Crystal M. Fleming.  In it, she describes the […]
February 20, 2021

Tested in the Wilderness!

I have been reflecting on our human capacity to choose the lure of temptation, to take the easier path as it so often seems to match and justify our desires […]
February 13, 2021

The Darkness of Faith

I’m not sure if you recall the prayer which we use in our Anglican liturgy in the week following the 7th Sunday of Easter, but it says: O God, you […]
February 6, 2021

Being Healed!

Like many of you I expect, I saw this week the hastily convened press conference by the Collingwood Australian Football League (AFL) Club board and its president, following the leaking […]
January 30, 2021

Which Way Will You Choose?

May the words of my mouth and the meditation of all our hearts be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, our Creator, Redeemer and Sanctifier.  Amen. I remember attending a […]
January 23, 2021

Good News!

Believe in the Good News! The first words Jesus says in Mark’s Gospel (1:14-20), are urgent and spoken directly to us.  This is because it is astonishingly good news and […]
January 16, 2021

Being Called!

Being ‘called’ by God is God’s extraordinary invitation to you and I to the vocation of disciple. In accepting the invitation, we also know it is not the ‘end in […]
January 9, 2021

The Water of Eternal Life

Today is a special day!  Today we celebrate the baptism of our Lord (Mark 1:4-11), a significant occasion full of joy as we are invited to reflect on our own […]
January 2, 2021

Hope in the Face of Grief

The story of the wise men visiting the baby Jesus and his parents is a surprising story of Hope (Matthew 2:1-12).  Hope which is much needed in our world today […]
December 26, 2020

Joyful Obedience!

I’m not sure what your Christmas day was like and whether you maintain habits from previous years to give a sense of security, certainty and belonging.  Given my husband and […]
December 24, 2020

The Good News!

The story of Jesus’ birth told by Luke in his Gospel (2:1-20) reminds us there are times when quiet, faithful action taking place outside the spotlight of the media and […]
December 19, 2020

The Voices of Women in Advent

Legend suggests Mary was not the first person to be asked to be the God-bearer, but rather she was the first person to say ‘yes’.  We are reminded in this […]