Sermons

MICAH 6:8 - Walk Humbly | Kris Gilbert 2020

MICAH 6:8 - Walk Humbly | Kris Gilbert 2020

"Does every one of us have equal worth and value?

Absolutely.

But how many of us actually act that way?"

- Kris Gilbert unpacks what it means to 'walk humbly' according to Micah 6:8.

*please excuse the rough recording, taken from our live stream! 


MEALS WITH JESUS - Overview - Kris Gilbert

MEALS WITH JESUS - Overview - Kris Gilbert

“When we talk about how we want to live out the mission of Jesus, one of the things that we think about is how can we effectively do that in our natural rhythms of life. And if all of us have to eat, if all of us are around the table from time to time, we need to be thinking about as followers of Jesus, how we can use that time to be faithful to the mission that he has called us to do.”
- Kris Gilbert

THIS IS US - Loved - Kris Gilbert 2020

THIS IS US - Loved - Kris Gilbert 2020

“God has a much bigger story, and being loved means being a part of that big story, as well as being loved personally and individually. I'm actually not sure we can make sense of it, but we have to wrestle with it…” 
- Kris Gilbert

Creation Care: Biblical Stewardship - Kris Gilbert 2019

Creation Care: Biblical Stewardship - Kris Gilbert 2019

“Being made in the image of God and understanding our role means that we have a responsibility - we’re accountable for how we treat creation… we are morally accountable” - Kris Gilbert

The first message in our Creation Care series looks at the basis for why we as Christians should be leading the charge in caring for our Earth - what does the Bible say about it?


You Must Hate Your Family - Say What? - Kris Gilbert 2019

You Must Hate Your Family - Say What? - Kris Gilbert 2019

“Everything about following Jesus is countercultural and extreme

... if you’re not seen as a little bit weird for following Jesus, you’re probably not doing it right”

- Kris Gilbert


18 August: Psalm 51 - FORGIVENESS - Kris Gilbert

18 August: Psalm 51 - FORGIVENESS - Kris Gilbert

“Seeing yourself for who you really are is a necessary part of a life of faith, but it is not the way that God sees you. God sees Christ’s finished work on your behalf”
- Kris Gilbert

11 August: PSALM 121 - Rescue - Kris Gilbert

11 August: PSALM 121 - Rescue - Kris Gilbert

“God’s tireless love and pursuit of you is stronger than your restless heart. Will you let yourself be pursued and loved? That’s really the question... because if we allow ourselves those things, we will see how wonderful they are - because when we see God’s pursuing love for us, we will see how far we miss the mark [but also] how amazing that He would leave the 99 and chase the one”
- Kris Gilbert

Rights, Conscience + Freedom 2019 - Kris Gilbert

Rights, Conscience + Freedom 2019 - Kris Gilbert

“Just because I can doesn’t mean I should” - It's a counter-intuitive idea in a world that says "do what makes you feel good". Kris explores how we balance our freedom with the need to first prioritise those around us.

Liar, Lunatic, or Lord 2019 - Kris Gilbert

Liar, Lunatic, or Lord 2019 - Kris Gilbert

Jesus has asked each of us "who do you say that I am?" - this is the basis for our Easter Sunday Message from Kris Gilbert [Sunday Morning Pastor at Massey Community Church.] Kris delves into a well-known CS Lewis quote, which prompts us to examine who we believe Jesus to be. Was he a liar? A lunatic? Or is He really Lord? And if He is Lord, then what?