Pastor’s Word: September 2018

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Dear Sonlife Church! In Matthew 5:14, Jesus said to the crowd: “You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden.” When I think about the grace of God in allowing us to have a presence in the heart of Leederville, I am reminded of this passage. Light cannot be hidden. In fact, where there …

Pastor’s Word: August 2018

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Dear Sonlife Church, Recently I was invited to attend a breakfast gathering with a small group of church leaders in our city. The guest speaker was Hillsong Church’s Head Teaching Pastor Robert Fergusson. For those who know him, Robert is a gifted Biblical teacher and has spent the past twenty years at Hillsong teaching and training upcoming communicators of the …

Pastor’s Word: July 2018

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Dear Sonlife Church, Not too long now before we move into our new church building in the heart of Leederville! For those who have not been to the site on 338 Oxford Street, it’s just behind Aranmore Catholic College. Do find time to drop by and see how you can help us with the big move. Hop onto the What’s …

Pastor’s Word: June 2018

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Dear Sonlife Church, Over the past few months, I have been thinking about how we can grow in the area of church engagement. What exactly do I mean by ‘church engagement’? We should want to see our church actively living out the mission of bringing glory to God by making disciples through the gospel. We want to see Sonlifers more …

Word from the Elders: May 2018

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Friendship evangelism Dear Sonlifers! In the backdrop of our preparation for the Alpha course in our church is the great theme of evangelism. We know that personal evangelism is our primary objective as Christians because of the Great Commission, but many of us (including myself) have struggled with this aspect of our Christian walk. We may wrestle to avoid the …

Pastor’s Word: April 2018

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Dear Sonlife Church, A couple of weeks ago, as I was reading 1 Corinthians 15, I was extremely comforted by the Holy Spirit. At the end of the chapter the Apostle Paul writes: “Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your …

Pastor’s Word: March 2018

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Dear Sonlife Church, Earlier in the year, I had the wonderful privilege of sharing with you the vision for this year: to go BEYOND. What do I mean by ‘beyond’? I want us to be a church where we are not just thinking about ourselves and what is happening within the four walls of Sonlife Church… I want us to …