musings from the everyday, somedays

The Tabernacle Lamp stand

At the beginning of the year Mark commenced a sermon series looking at something called “Tabernacle Prayer”. I want to spend some time retracing the steps we’ve taken because people have been away and may have missed parts.

This Tabernacle Prayer is a tool that was deve...


‘Tis the Season

Many churches around the world – and particularly those of a more liturgical bent or traditional history follow a church calendar. This calendar allocates various days and weeks throughout the year into seasons. Each season emphasises significant aspects or events wit...

Faith is as faith does – Hebrews 11


We haven't been here for the past couple of weeks but Mark tells me we've commenced a sermon series looking at prayer. A couple of week’s ago he spoke on Derek Prince's 7 conditions for answered prayer. And last week he spoke on perseverance.


The Sword of the Spirit and Praying in the Spirit – Ephesians 6:17-18

A Spiritual Armour recap

A couple of months ago we started a series of sermons on the Holy Spirit. We began with his titles, his ministry and receiving the Spirit. We moved onto the Spiritual Armour of God from Ephesians 6. Th...

Shod Feet – Ephesians 6:15

Spiritual Armour

Around a month ago we commenced a series looking at the Holy Spirit. In between there were some special services for NAIDOC week and Mark resumed this series two weeks ago. At that time he began looking at the armour of God from Ephesians 6.

The path...

[The following is the text of a sermon preached in our church on Sunday 30th June 2019]

Holy Spirit: A Pencil Sketch Biography

Studies and Masterpieces

Good morning and welcome to our class in Australian Art 1943-1944.

For our first slide 1 I’d refer you to this controversial work from 194...