Sermons by Hugh Prattis

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“THE CANON” ( Hugh – 29/1/23)


Key verse: Acts 1:21-22 Numbers 12; Acts 1:12-26 Big idea: The canon was recognised not created by the early church – the Bible is its own authority, and that’s why we trust and submit to it. SERMONVIDEOLINK

“PERSECUTIONS” (15/1/2023)


Key verse: John 16:1 John 15:26-16:11; Revelation 2:8-11 Big idea: Persecution has always been a part of Christianity, after all, Jesus was martyred (and rose again). Australian Christians have generally not experienced physical persecution, so we can learn a lot from the suffering of the early church and how they responded. SERMONVIDEOLINK

“Gnosticism” (Hugh – 8/1/2023)


Key verse: 1 Corinthians 15:1-2 1 Corinthians 15:1-8; 1 Corinthians 15:12-28 Big idea: You don’t need secret knowledge – the message of the gospel is clear and open to all. SERMONVIDEOLINK

“Continuing the NT Story” (Hugh – 1/1/2023)


Key verse: Acts 1:8 Acts 1:1-11;  Acts 13:32-48 Big idea: We live in the time between Jesus’ first and second comings. This time can feel like a divine ad break before the closing act. But, although the story of the Bible has been finished, God’s story has not finished, and we’re part of it. Your […]

“In the Beginning Was the Word” (16/10/22 @5pm)


Key verse: Jn 1:14a Genesis 1:1-2:3; Jn 1:1-18 Big idea: Jesus (the Word) is in essence God, through whom the world was made. But in Jesus, God comes into our world, speaking life giving words to us, And rising from the dead in victory. SERMON VIDEOLINK