Everything listed under: Jesus

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    Prayer & Fasting

    In the final message from the Teach Us To Pray series, Ps Joel Hawting explores the relationship between prayer and fasting and encourages all believers to devote themselves to prayer and fasting in order to know, glorify and enjoy God in greater measure.   Read More...

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    Prioritising Prayer

    In the third message from the Teach Us To Pray series, Ps Joel Hawting encourages believers to prioritise prayer and devote themselves to prayer, in the same way that the members of the early church did in the book of Acts.   Read More...

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    Three Powerful Declarations

    On this year's Baptism Sunday, Ps Joel Hawting unpacked three key declarations that every believer who follows Jesus' command and is baptised, makes through their water baptism.   Read More...

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    The Lord's Prayer

    In the second message from the Teach Us To Pray series, Ps Joel Hawting encourages his hearers to reclaim the Lord's Prayer as one of Jesus' best and most precious gifts to us, and allow the powerful prayer outline to guide us in praying powerful, heartfelt, God-honouring prayers.   Read More...

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    Heroes

    In this communion reflection, Tim Connelly shares some modern day heroic acts, before reminding us that no matter how wonderful and inspiring any heroic acts are that are completed by men, they pale into insignificance in comparison to Jesus' sacrifice on the cross of Calvary.   Read More...

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    Connecting With The King

    In the first message from the Teach Me To Pray series, Ps Joel Hawting brings it back to basics and reminds people that because of Jesus' righteousness, each of us can come near to God the Father and enjoy intimate, 'real' relationship with The King.   Read More...

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    What To Do With Nauru?

    In this message, Ps Joel Hawting encourages his hearers to take a step back and consider the following questions for ourselves: How should I respond to Nauru – and other like issues of justice and human suffering – as a follower of Jesus Christ? How would Jesus call me to respond?   Read More...

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    God Makes Our Hearts Clean!

    In this special Kids message just for school holidays, Ps Joel Hawting teaches big and little kids alike how God is the only one who can make our hearts clean.   Read More...

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    Called by God

    In this message, Ps Joel Hawting explores the much talked about concept of calling and shares that ultimately, each and every one of us have been called by God to come to Him and join in His Kingdom work, making the most of every opportunity for His glory.   Read More...

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    Worthy is the Lamb!

    In this extended communion reflection, Peter Rogers unpacks what is a powerful passage of scripture from Revelation 5:9-14, explaining how Jesus Christ is the worthy lamb who was slain and how He alone is worthy of our worship and praise.   Read More...

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    Come Let Us Sing!

    Ever since the early days of the Christian faith, people who follow Jesus have been known to be 'singing people.' In the first message from the Called To Sing series, Ps Joel Hawting starts to unpack why singing - alone, with our family, and with the church - is so important to God and so beneficial for us.   Read More...

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    Faith

    In the final message from the Gifts of the Holy Spirit series, Ps Joel Hawting - utilising examples from scripture and the modern day - explains what a Gift of Faith is and why God gifts this particular faith to members of the body of Christ.   Read More...

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    The Christian Life

    In this message, Tim Connelly challenges his hearers to consider the way that God calls His followers to exist in the world, whilst remaining set apart from following the culture of the world.   Read More...

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    Jesus’ Resurrection and Surprising, Divine Redirections

    In the Easter Sunday message for 2018, Ps Joel Hawting explores the question that changed everything for the women who were going to tend to Jesus' body at His tomb; the question that has the power to change everything for us as well from Luke 24:5b: “Why do you seek the living among the dead?”   Read More...

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    Jesus: Forsaken for Our Sakes

    You might have heard it said before that Jesus was forsaken for our sake. But what does that mean? In this Good Friday message, Laura Hawting unpacks and explains that Jesus was indeed forsaken, so that we might not need to be forsaken by God.   Read More...

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    Rest for Your Souls

    What does it mean to experience the rest that Jesus offers? What is Jesus offering when He calls us to come to Him and receive rest for our souls? In the first of two messages on rest, Ps Joel Hawting seeks to explore the words of Jesus in Matthew to answer these exact questions.   Read More...

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    Take The Next Step

    In her message entitled Take The Next Step, Melinda Dwight - National Director of Alpha Australia - shares passionately about embracing the dreams and pursuits that God has called you to in life.   Read More...

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    This is Your Life: Laura Hawting

    In the final message from the 2018 This is Your Life series, Ps Joel Hawting chats with Laura Hawting who shares powerfully about difficult seasons that she has experienced in life and overcome, because of the grace of God.    Read More...

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    This is Your Life: Peter Cooke

    In the second This is Your Life testimony for 2018, Ps Joel Hawting interviews Peter Cooke who shares about how God has transformed him through the difficult troubles that he has faced and continues to face in life.   Read More...

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    Pursuing the Important in 2018

    In this message, Ps Joel Hawting encourages his listeners to identify and then deal with any idols that have risen in their lives, in order to know, cherish and pursue that which is is important in the New Year: abundant life with Jesus.   Read More...

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    Jesus: God's Greatest Gift of Love

    In the Christmas Day message for 2017, Ps Joel Hawting challenges his hearers to consider whether they have received and opened themselves to God's greatest gift - Jesus Christ - or have yet to open up the greatest gift they could ever receive.   Read More...

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    Joy to the World

    In this message, Ps Joel Hawting explores the history behind a favourite song that we sing each and every Christmas, and explains that whilst Joy to the World is actually speaking about Jesus' second coming, we can still sing the song with gusto each and every Christmas.    Read More...