Sermons by “Chris Johnson”

Disobedience and Suffering

Is Jonah more than a big fish story? Chris applies the lessons of Jonah’s disobedience and suffering to the use of spiritual gifts today. He challenges us not to resist the Spirit but to eagerly desire the gifts He brings.

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The Compassion of Jesus for the Bewildered

As we conclude our series on the Compassion of Jesus, Chris explores Jesus’ surprising response to those in need of protection and leadership and it involves… you.

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Compassion for the Lonely

Chris teaches from the healing of the leper in Mark 1:40-45 showing the way in which God sets the lonely in families. The teaching goes on to suggest ways in which we might respond to Jesus compassion today.

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Compassion for The Hungry

Chris continues to teach in our series exploring the compassion of Jesus. This week he seeks to apply the lessons of Jesus compassion for the hungry from Matthew 15:29-39 and calls for a practical response.

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The Compassion of the Father

Chris explores the connection between the parable of the prodigal son and the person of the Holy Spirit.

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Compassion for the Bereaved

Continuing the series on The Compassion of Jesus, Chris looks at Luke Chapter 7 vs 13 and Jesus’ compassion for the bereaved.

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Compassion for the Sick

In the first in a new series of sermons on Jesus’ Compassion, Chris considers Matthew 14:14 where it is said that Jesus had compassion on the sick.

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Questions?

Chris responds to questions from the congregation which have arisen from our teaching on the Apostle Paul’s first letter to the Corinthians.

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Do Everything in Love

The Apostle Paul closes His first letter to Corinth with practical instructions and plans which echo his priorities throughout the letter. These include a desire to unity factions within the church, make clear the gospel and show how to apply it to practical situations. Chris explores what this can teach us about apply the gospel to our planning and priorities.

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New Life, New Hope

Advertising agencies and marketing companies are constantly offering a New You.They offer hope. Much of that hope is false hope and leads to disappointment. Chris explores what is necessary for hope to have a beneficial impact on our lives and offers new life and new hope based on the truth of Jesus death and resurrection.

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