Sermons from April 2019

Sermons from April 2019

Christ’s Baptism and Ours

Pastor Jeff Knott of Grace Church in Port Hope, Ontario speaks on “Christ’s Baptism and Ours” for Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019: Baptism depicts Christ’s death and resurrection. Baptism is an outward declaration of an inner work. Christ’s baptism reminds us that it was an important part of His identity and it ought to be a part of our identity as well. Jesus was meant to be baptized by John for preparation for His ministry. Why would Jesus need to…

The Challenge of Change

“Soaring on the Winds of Change” Women’s Conference held at Grace Church April 5 & 6, 2019. “The Challenge of Change” was presented by Pastor Donna Schultz on Friday evening, April 5.

Take and Write

Pastor Jeff Knott of Grace Church in Port Hope, Ontario continues “Run With Horses: A Sermon Series Through Jeremiah” with “Take and Write”: What is it that makes people people? What is it that sets us apart from any other species? People live their lives inside stories. We daydream all day long. Jeremiah was reminded of what God had done in the past and that catapulted him into thinking about what God wanted to do in the future. Obedience isn’t…

Embracing Exile

Pastor Jeff Knott of Grace Church in Port Hope Ontario continues with “Run with Horses: A Sermon Series Through Jeremiah” with “Embracing Exile”: I’m blown away by God’s patience and His willingness to forgive is excessive, but there are times in history and times in our lives when God says, “Enough is enough” and He brings correction and He brings disruptive change. God doesn’t bring us to that painful place just to leave us there; He brings us to that…

Rivals

Pastor Jeff Knott of Grace Church in Port Hope, Ontario continues “Run With Horses: A Sermon Series Through Jeremiah” with “Rivals” Lent is a way of discovering that all we need is found in the Lord. Prayer, confession, fasting – they are all practices associated with Lent. It reminds us that Christianity is not a feel-good or a self-help religion. It’s one that takes seriously our accountability before God and the cost of following Jesus. We’re going to look at…