Both/And

A sermon on Philippians 2:12-30 by Rev Richard Keith on Sunday 5 December 2021   Sometimes in life we are offered a simple choice of one between two. You can have one or the other, but you can’t have both. For example, the first cricket test between Australia and...

The Attitude of Christ

A Sermon on Philippians 2:1-13 by Rev Richard Keith on Sunday 28 November 2021 Our Bible reading today is a truly wonderful passage of Scripture. Many people love the psalms. Many people love Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount. But I love Philippians chapter 2. I love it...

A Life Worthy of the Gospel

A sermon on Philippians 1:27-30 by Rev Richard Keith on Sunday 21 November 2021 In our passage today the apostle Paul urged the believers in Philippi: Whatever happens, conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ. “Whatever happens” is a reference to...

Life is Christ

A sermon on Philippians 1:12-26 by Rev Richard Keith on Sunday 14 November 2021 Every letter in the New Testament was written for a reason. And understanding that reason helps us understand what the letter is trying to communicate. For example, Paul’s letter to the...

Value Added Love

A sermon on Philippians 1:1-11 by Rev Richard Keith on Sunday 7 November 2021 Today we are talking about adding value to love. We add value to something when we transform it into something better and more useful. Farmers grow grain and we would go hungry without them....

Have Mercy on Me

A sermon on Psalm 51 by Rev Richard Keith on Sunday 24 October 2021   In Psalm 51, David, the psalm writer, asks for two things: mercy and grace. We experience mercy and grace when we are not treated the way that we deserve. When someone shows us mercy they spare...

I Waited Patiently

A sermon on Psalm 40 by Rev Richard Keith on Sunday 17 October 2021 One of the most important lessons in life, is knowing what you want and how to get it. “Mum, I want an ice cream. I want an ice cream. I want an ice cream, now!” The child has certainly learned what...