Sermons

I’d Love To Change The World, But I Don’t Know What To Do

May 19, 2019 Stephen Murray Series: Why I Am Still A Christian My name is Stephen, I’m the pastor of a small church in the Cape Town CBD. Yes, a pastor! That means I spend a lot of time teaching people about the Christian faith. Maybe it’s incredulous to you that educated modern people still […]

You have searched me, LORD, and you know me

May 12, 2019 Stephen Murray Series: Why I Am Still A Christian My name is Stephen, I’m the pastor of a small church in the Cape Town CBD. Yes, a pastor! That means I spend a lot of time teaching people about the Christian faith. Maybe it’s incredulous to you that educated modern people still […]

“…the clearest evidence would be requisite to make any sane man believe…”

May 5, 2019 Stephen Murray Series: Why I Am Still A Christian My name is Stephen, I’m the pastor of a small church in the Cape Town CBD. Yes, a pastor! That means I spend a lot of time teaching people about the Christian faith. Maybe it’s incredulous to you that educated modern people still […]

If it looks like a divine book, swims like a divine book, and quacks like a divine book…

April 28, 2019 Stephen Murray Series: Why I Am Still A Christian My name is Stephen, I’m the pastor of a small church in the Cape Town CBD. Yes, a pastor! That means I spend a lot of time teaching people about the Christian faith. Maybe it’s incredulous to you that educated modern people still […]

Lose Yourself

April 14, 2019 Bible Text: Mark 8:34-38 | Stephen Murray Series: The King of God’s Kingdom What is the heart of true Christian discipleship? According to Jesus, in Mark 8, the heart of true Christian discipleship is death! Here Jesus presents an extremely challenging view of what it means to truly follow him. Listen in […]

The Necessity of the Messiah Servant

April 7, 2019 Bible Text: Mark 8:27-33 | Stephen Murray Series: The King of God’s Kingdom Why did Jesus have to die? In Mark 8 Jesus tells his followers that “the Son of Man must suffer many things and be rejected by the elders, the chief priests and the teachers of the law, and that […]

Drawing Lines

March 31, 2019 Bible Text: Mark 4:1-20 | Stephen Murray Series: The King of God’s Kingdom Religion can be a very polarising subject. The charge is often leveled that specific religions divide between who’s in and who’s out according to their doctrine or practices. Rather than producing peace and social harmony religion is then seen […]

Rest From Religion

March 17, 2019 Bible Text: Mark 2:23-3:6 | Stephen Murray Series: The King of God’s Kingdom Do you know how to rest truly? Do you know what it means to rest from the work underneath the work? There’s a place in Mark’s Gospel where, on two occasions, Jesus challenges the religious leaders of his day […]

Jesus is a Big Deal

March 10, 2019 Bible Text: Mark 1:1-13 | Stephen Murray Series: The King of God’s Kingdom It’s hard to deny that Jesus’ stamp on human history is enormous. But just how big a deal is he really? In the opening chapter of the Gospel of Mark we have an uncovering of his true identity and […]

Conversations and the Promotion of the Gospel

March 3, 2019 Bible Text: 1 Peter 3:8-16 | Stephen Murray Series: Promote In this sermon, right at the very end of the series, we finally talk about the activity that most people associate with the promotion of the gospel: actually speaking to people about Jesus and sharing your faith with words. For many Christians […]