Sermons by Revd Dr Gary McKee

Sermons by Revd Dr Gary McKee

Perfect Peace

Isaiah 26:1-21 “You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You.” The world is crying out for peace. All of us are moved by the present crisis and will have anxieties to some extent. But in these chapters we see that God’s people may know perfect peace. The word Shalom denotes a completeness: a wholeness, a harmonious state of…

Do Not Show Partiality

James 2:1-13 James is writing to distinguish the marks of true faith, and in this section he exposes ‘partiality’. Partiality means ‘receiving the face’ – showing favouritism to someone based on a mere external showing. To treat the poor differently from the rich is to be guilty of partiality – and partiality is evil because it is contrary to God’s…