Sermons by Revd Florian Weicken

Sermons by Revd Florian Weicken

The Path to Growth into Christ

Colossians 1:9-20 We’re often tempted to think like the Colossians, as if we need something more than Christ to complete our Christian life. In this epistle Paul emphasises the perfection of Christ and also the need we have ‘to grow into Christ’. What does this mean in practice? It means knowing how Christ wants us to live, acting accordingly and through…

Stick to the Basics

Colossians 1:1-8 Although Paul had much to praise the Colossians for, they seem to have wanted a higher level of knowledge or perfection outside of Jesus, whether from Greek philosophy or Jewish traditions. These opening verses remind the church to stick to the basics, to continue in faith, love and hope under the faithful ministry of Epaphras. Regardless of how long we…

Strengthen Your Union With Christ

John 15:9-17 “As the Father loved Me, I also have loved you; abide in My love.” As Jesus approaches his death he begins to teach his disciples like he has never taught them before. We are shown here the depth of God’s love for us. The eternal, perfect, unchangeable love that the Father has for the Son is now shared with us. As we consider God’s…