Tag Archive: #fear

The Hope of the Gospel

The great psychiatrist Erik Erikson says that a 10 year old child has certain characteristics. She has on the one hand a sense of industry and energy, while on the other hand she… Continue reading

Do not let your hearts be anxious.

This sermon was presented to Waikerie Uniting Church, in the late 1980s after Robert returned to Australia from studying in Los Angeles: In some ways I find it quite an emotional experience returning to… Continue reading

Jacob – A Testimony of Grace Undeserved

Jacob was a schemer, a plotter, a manipulator. His name literally meant ‘the deceiver’. At birth in Exodus, Chapter 25 we are told he was born grasping his brother’s heel. This was a… Continue reading

Be All You Can Be – Be Yourself

When Jesus tells the Parable of the Talents in Matthew 25, there something feels familiar about the three men described. Do you recognise the first two guys in the parable? Do you know… Continue reading