Sermons from September 2020

Family – Husband and Wife—I don’t say a word

Communication is a wonderful thing if you keep it going. As with someone weaker, since she is a woman a)She is not another man b)Wired differently c)Self-control is needed d)You are her protector and support e)She has beauty and delicacy 1 Peter 3:7. 7 Husbands, in the same way be considerate as you live with your wives, and treat them with respect as the weaker partner and as heirs with you of the gracious gift of life, so that nothing will hinder your…

Worthy of the calling of God – Part 1

Worthy of the calling of God Part 1 – John Staiger – 27/09/2020 @ 11:00 Posted by Morningside Church Of Christ on Saturday, 26 September 2020 The Highest of Callings⦁ A Calling to live and proclaim the message of rescue.⦁ To Deliver the message of salvation⦁ Only the Church is called to deliver this soul-saving message. Our calling comes ahead of:Family relationshipsYour own lifeAhead of all other values and lovesBefore every PersonDreamDesireUrgeNeed… 2 Thessalonians 1:11-12 (NASB) 11 To this end also…

Family –The Price is Right—The Extended Family of God

Whatever your role in the family… •Mum•Dad•Brother / Sister•Grandma•Grandpa•Favourite aunt•Hip uncle•Church friends who have been there forever•Greatest Sunday teacher ever•Preacher –Elder –Deacon What is the price for being a christian? Proverbs 16:1New American Standard Bible Contrast the Upright and the Wicked 16 The plans of the heart belong to man,But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord.

Restoring Joy – Seek Peace & Pursue it

Ephesians 4:32New American Standard Bible 32 Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven [a]you. Psalm 34:14New American Standard Bible 14 Depart from evil and do good;Seek peace and pursue it.

Family – How to survive Adversity

The family that will survive Adversity1.God is the Unquestioned Head•Not because of superiority, but the need to lead in the familyChrist ‘subjected himself’ to GodHusband ‘subjects himself’ to ChristWife ‘subjects herself’ to her husbandChildren ‘subject themselves’ to their parents This is God’s way of taking care of the homeIt is not an HONOUR he bestows upon a husband and father,… 1.God is the Unquestioned Head•For God’s plan to work:God must be the head of each houseAnd God must have a…

Restoring Joy through Thankfulness

Worship Grows in Gratitude— You just can’t hide it Greetings Prayer Singing Attentiveness to the Bible Care for your brethren Philippians 2:14 English Standard Version 14 Do all things without grumbling or disputing,

So Goes The Church – Part 3

Always Standing – Indestructible Always Known Always Front and Centre Always Ready Always Aware Always Discerning Always Focussed Always Preaching Matthew 6:33New American Standard Bible 33 But [a]seek first [b]His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be [c]added to you.

Respects Begets Respect

Four ways to build respect 1.Change your attitude—find the good in people, events and things. 2.Change your conversation—speak the truth in love. 3.Find better sources of information—you don’t have to listen to the news. 4.Stop listening to wreckers—bad company Romans 13:5-6English Standard Version 5 Therefore one must be in subjection, not only to avoid God’s wrath but also for the sake of conscience. 6 For because of this you also pay taxes, for the authorities are ministers of God, attending to this very thing.