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Sermons by Andy Pitt

Living distinctive lives in a secular culture

How can Christians live distinctive lives in a secular culture? Peter helps us to see the importance of showing respect to everyone whilst still maintaining our fear of God, who calls us to be good citizens and godly role models. 1 Peter 2:13-25 English Standard Version Submission to Authority 13 Be subject for the Lord’s sake…

God’s immense love for the lost

In the parable of the prodigal son, we are clearly taught something of God’s immense love for the lost. When the son returns home, the father welcomes him with open arms. Similarly, God graciously welcomes repentant sinners. Luke 15:11-24 English Standard Version The Parable of the Prodigal Son 11 And he said, “There was a man who…

‘I want to be clean!’

With the Coronavirus outbreak, we are constantly being reminded of the importance of clean hands and self-isolation if we display certain symptoms. In this passage, Jesus encounters a leper who knew all about isolation and just wanted to be clean. Jesus was willing to make him clean in order for him to worship the living…

A Prayer for Power’

Synopsis: In Paul’s letter to the Ephesians, he prays two prayers. One for Enlightenment in chapter 1 and here in chapter 3 for Enablement. Paul longs for the believers in Ephesus to not lose heart or become discouraged but to know God’s power at work in them for His glory. Reading: Ephesians 3 Ephesians 3…

Man on a Mission

The reluctant prophet is graciously dealt with by God. He goes on a mission to a people he inwardly despises. He preaches, they repent, God saves. A man on a mission equipped with a message will see a miracle because of God’s mercy. Focus verses Matthew 12:40-41 English Standard Version (ESV) 40 For just as…

A New Law

This is a story of a Greater King ruling over a Greater Kingdom. When Haman fails in his plot to destroy God’s people, Esther and Mordecai are used by God to write a new law in order to save God’s people. Esther 8 deals with Authority, Passion and Love. Focus verses John 13:34-35 English Standard…