Sermons from August 2019

Sermons from August 2019

Wise and Foolish

Pastor Jeff Knott of Grace Church in Port Hope, Ontario continues the sermon series “parables: secrets of the kingdom of heaven” with “Wise and Foolish”: Faithfully hearing is building on a particular foundation. Matthew 5:1 to Matthew 7:29 is a discourse on discipleship. Even though these expectations exceed our grasp, know that the Kingdom is one of grace and forgiveness. There’s lots of margin in the Kingdom of God for us to find our way and to become like Jesus.…

Judgement or Reward?

Pastor Jeff Knott of Grace Church in Port Hope, Ontario continues the sermon series “parables: secrets to the kingdom of heaven” with “Judgement or Reward”: When we receive the Kingdom, when we acknowledge God’s reign and the salvation that it brings into our lives, we’re also accepting the responsibility that comes with naming Christ as the King of our lives. When we become citizens of the Kingdom we get enlisted in Kingdom purposes. How well we get on with the…

The Father’s Heart

Pastor Donna Schultz of Grace Church in Port Hope, Ontario continues the sermon series on “parables: secrets of the kingdom of heaven” with “The Father’s Heart”: Last week we looked at the deaf hearts of the younger and older sons, they were unable or unwilling to hear the heart of the Father. Taking those first steps towards repentance is moving toward blessing. Right from the beginning of time the Father’s great love for us is being made known. There is…

The Deaf Hearts

Pastor Donna Schultz of Grace Church in Port Hope, Ontario continues the sermon series “parables: secrets to the kingdom of heaven” with “The Deaf Hearts”: These two boys had hearts that couldn’t hear or didn’t want to hear what the Father might say to them. How much more our heavenly Father has not forgotten our children and He lovingly waits for their return. Somehow the older son had not heard the heart of the Father. They had their methods down…