“The Truth of God and the Lie of Lust” Last Sunday morning I preached a sermon that in one sense I did not want to preach, and in another was desperate to preach. I did not want to preach on Romans 1:24-27 because of the sensitivity of the subject for many people present, because … More What the Bible Really Says About Sex and Sexuality
Last Sunday I had the privilege of being able to preach in St Peters – I realise that for some/many this was too soon after coming out of hospital – but the Lord enabled! It was great to be able to preach on knowing God. Here again is the full service from St Peters – … More “Knowing God and Rejecting that Knowledge” – Romans 1:18-23 – Service and Sermons from St Peters.
We continue our experiment of recording the whole service, with this weeks services (from 30th April) with Sinclair Ferguson in the morning and Craig Anderson in the evening. I was unable to be at the evening but the morning was special for me. I was supposed to be in Greece speaking at a conference so … More Your ‘Go To’ Verse and ‘Kingdoms Conflict’ – St Peters full worship services
Praise the LORD, my soul; all my inmost being, praise his holy name. 2 Praise the LORD, my soul, and forget not all his benefits— 3 who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases, 4 who redeems your life from the pit and crowns you with love and compassion, 5 who satisfies your desires with good things so … More Reasons to be Thankful – Reflections on 55 years!
We continue our experiment in recording the whole service at St Peters. Thanks for those who gave such positive feedback. It would be very helpful if you have any feedback to send it to me – as we decide whether to continue doing this. It is strange providence that one of the most grateful recipients … More Children and the Church – More Worship from St Peters
Last Sunday was a great Easter Sunday in St Petes – and for the first time we recorded the whole service. This is an experiment so please do let us know what you think – e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org If enough people appreciate and make use of it we will continue. I most … More First Full Recorded Services from St Peters – Easter Sunday – Sinclair Ferguson on John 20 and Luke 23
This weeks sermon is a bonus – because you get two for the price of one – because we had two great sermons in St Peters last week. Firstly there is an extraordinary sermon from Sinclair Ferguson on Trials and Temptations – extraordinary not just because of its power, but because of its particular appropriateness … More Trials, Temptations, the Gibeonite Deception and Mission – St Peters Sermons on 2nd April 2017
It is unusual for a mainstream secular newspaper to run a major series on the state of the Church in Scotland – but the Daily Mail has done just that. The journalist John Macleod has written a perceptive and insightful analysis – part three of which was published on Saturday. I attach the article below, … More The Rise of Scotland’s Radical Preachers – The Daily Mail
Last week we began our new series on Romans – here is the first sermon. Romans has been greatly used in the conversion of many Christians – I cited Wesley and Augustine amongst others. This is the quote I used from Augustine: “So was I speaking and weeping in the most bitter contrition of my … More Announcing the Good News – Romans ch1 v.1-5
Sunday is the Lord’s Day – its a day to get away from social media and the internet and I for one try to stay away! I like to focus on the word and Christ – and the internet can be a real distraction so I try to stay away. However there is one exception – … More Gospel Prescriptions – Sermon by Sinclair Ferguson – Philippians 4:2-9