Following Jesus, fulfilling His mission

Sermons by Rev Riley Smith

Becoming Resilient Disciples of Jesus part 2

I don’t know how you feel about sequels, personally it’s hard for me to think of many movies where the sequel was as good as or better than the first. The cynic in me wonders whether Hollywood has mastered the art of pumping out “sequels” that are different enough from the original to make you feel like you’re watching something new, but…

Becoming Resilient Disciples of Jesus

Matthew 4:18-22 NIV18 As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon called Peter and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the lake, for they were fishermen. 19 “Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will send you out to fish for people.” 20 At once they left their nets and followed him. Now is it just me, or has the last few…

Going Deeper

Over the month of January we’ve been going to try and pull some reflections coming out of 2020 together using the narrative of the Gospel of John under the theme of Going deeper. John’s Gospel is ideal for this – it has been described as being shallow enough for a child to play around the…