“A sower went out to sow.” (Matthew 13:3) Introduction We begin today a new series that, God willing, will run for four weeks. The series is called: Ministry Matters: Sustaining a Lifetime of Service. This series is for people who love Jesus Christ. God’s grace has been at work in your life. The Holy Spirit […]
What can you expect when you set out in any ministry of the Word? How will people respond? And what kind of progress are you likely to experience? Pastor Colin opens up the parables of Jesus for us, to help us avoid the trap of ministry burnout.
“The kingdom of heaven may be compared to a man who sowed good seed in his field, but while his men were sleeping, his enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat and went away.” (Matthew 13:24-25) Last week we began with the theme of expectations, what happens when you sow the seed of God’s […]
“The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which a man found and covered up. Then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field. Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant in search of fine pearls, who, on finding one pearl of great […]