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Sermons on Father's Day

Paul’s Father’s Day Advice 2019

In writing to one of his ‘favourite’ church communities, Paul and his companions Silas and Timothy (yes, they are all males), described their treatment of “each of you as a father treats his own children”. 1 Thessalonians 2:10–12 (NLT) 10 You yourselves are our witnesses—and so is God—that we were devout and honest and faultless toward all of you believers. 11 And…

Father’s Day 2018

For some Father’s day is a wonderful day of celebration and joy, for others it’s complex, marked by grief, sadness or regret. I was talking about a light hearted scenario where I wished I had the parents who would feed me ice-cream 3 meals a day all weekend…but for some of us, we may have…

Honouring Dads

One of the difficulties of fatherhood is its changing nature, especially when compared to the fathers of previous generations. Peter Homan’s says, “Prior to the Industrial Revolution, fathers spent more time at home, often taking ownership of children’s academic and religious educations. Today’s dad is not what he used to be. In fact, he’s a whole…