Sermons by Marcus Nodder (Page 13)

Christmas Day 2014

Matthew 1:18-25 Nowadays baby names more often than not are chosen according to who the latest celebrity is,‭ ‬or what sounds nice,‭ ‬or which names are currently topping the name charts.‭ ‬But in biblical times the meaning of names was significant.‭ ‬The names given the baby in the manger reveal his unique identity.‭

Which light are you following? (Sunday Service)

John 8v12 Why are we afraid of the dark? Why is darkness associated with evil? Black magic. The dark side which seduced Darth Vader. Horror films set in the dark. The dark is spooky. And in the darkness our imaginations go into overdrive. The Bible says that spiritual darkness is for real and affects us all. We need light – but we need to choose carefully which light we follow.

Which‭? ‬2‭ ‬of‭ ‬3:‭ ‬Which master are you serving‭?

‭Romans‭ ‬6v20-23 The late Christopher Hitchens said he didn‭’‬t want there to be a God,‭ ‬because he didn‭’‬t want to be‭ “‬under the permanent control and supervision of an unalterable celestial dictator‭”‬.‭ ‬Like him many people resent any idea of being under God‭’‬s authority.‭ ‬But is the alternative really the freedom people think it is‭?”