Who wants to live forever? Everybody knows the Christian promise of eternal life, but everybody gets foggy about the implications of such an endless existence. Writers and thinkers from Mary Shelly to Anne Rice have suggested that a mere extension of human life would eventually become unbearable. But it Jesus we are promised something more more »
Celebrating the Scottish poet Robbie Burns has become something of tradition at Messiah. A great time was had by all!
Please join us to celebrate Christmas with all the joy and peace this season can bing. Christmas Eve: December 24th 8pm Christmas Day: December 25th 10.30 am.
The feast of the Pentecost celebrates the gift of the Holy Spirit given to the church after Jesus ascended to be with the Father. Today we welcome home John McClaverty, an old friend of our congregation and now a church consultant. The service includes readings from scripture, music, a sermon, and communion. Scroll below to more »
To him alone all who sleep in the earth bow down in worship; all who go down to the dust fall before him. My soul shall live for him; my descendants shall serve him; they shall be known as the Lord’s forever. They shall come and make known to a people yet unborn the saving more »
“And just as he was coming up out of the water, he saw the heavens torn apart and the Spirit descending like a dove on him. And a voice came from heaven, ‘You are my Son, the Beloved; with you I am well pleased.’ And the Spirit immediately drove him out into the wilderness. He more »
“For we do not proclaim ourselves; we proclaim Jesus Christ as Lord and ourselves as your slaves for Jesus’ sake. For it is the God who said, ‘Let light shine out of darkness’, who has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of more »
“Jesus and the disciples went to Capernaum; and when the sabbath came, he entered the synagogue and taught. They were astounded at his teaching, for he taught them as one having authority, and not as the scribes. Just then there was in their synagogue a man with an unclean spirit, and he cried out, ‘What more »