Posts from June 2013

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Trusting the Bible

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

Today we begin a 3 week sermon series on the Bible. We commence with the question “Can I trust the Bible?” This is not an academic exercise, as our aim is to show that the Bible is God’s Word of Life for you. The Bible Society has a good website which handles some frequently asked [...]

New Testament Gift

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

The Bible is an amazing book. It has turned around individual lives and whole cultures. Bibles placed in motels have saved the lives of the lonely and suicidal. It has brought hope to the hopeless. If you want to see a moving testimony to the importance of the Bible follow this link and watch 57 [...]

Giving Generously

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

Many ads are telling us that it is the End of the Financial Year and therefore, apparently, time to bag some type of bargain. Let we Christians, however, think differently and contemplate how to give generously. If you are due for a tax return, think how to wisely use that money for God’s kingdom. It [...]

Living Faithfully

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

Adoniram Judson, missionary to Burma in the nineteenth century, almost casually noted “a large proportion who come out on a mission to the east die within five years.” And yet missionaries went. Martha and Geoff Boye love surfing and Australia. Yet, to further the name of Jesus, they move to Tanzania and lose their surf [...]

Prayer and Planning

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

In the early part of last week the staff went to Bawley Point for a time of prayer and planning. Heather Millard, our Parish Council Secretary gave up time to accompany us and be the note taker. The bulk of our time was spent examining our Mission Statement of Growing Joyful Followers of Jesus, assessing [...]