Find God and hope on St Paul’s odyssey

  Sermon Outline Worth reading Acts  Chapter 15-18 Introduction You know the feeling! It's time to speak at an important meeting. One of my drill instructors used to shout when I was in the Navy  - 'you give the best show with preparation, perspiration and panache. Paul's Second Missionary Journey These qualities we see abounding in [...]

Video – God is our refuge

Introduction A video on being still and contemplating Psalm 46 - God is my refuge. I made this movie in Templeton Wood, Dundee Scotland using just my smartphone. Why not have a go yourself?  I would love to see the result.

How to sing out for the long summer days

  Here is a hymn for this mid-summer moment of Solstice and the longest day. For, the Sun is now 'travelling back' to the Equator and autumn will come again. But we still have many warm days ahead, so let us sing a song in thanks to God: Summer suns are glowing over land and [...]

Sermon writing tips – Part 3

Introduction Latest video on writing a Christian talk for a group or congregation. This movie deals with the actual writing and reviewing of your speech's script. Video https://youtu.be/24DNLMDl5vs   Feedback If you found this video useful in your sermon preparation, please leave a like or comment. Similarly, if there is room for improvement, let me [...]

Sunburst Glory

  When the apostle Paul hinges two passages with the word 'therefore', we always know he is about to produce a blockbuster. In the chapter before, he has dug deep into the remembered story of Abraham and God’s promise to him that he would be father of many nations, against all odds. Paul has examined the [...]