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50 Langdons Road
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Methodist Church Blog

Weekly Homily for Sunday 30 May 2021

Greetings

Perhaps one of the best know texts in the Gospels - Jesus encounter with Nicodemus. Yet it presents some challenges. When one sees that Jesus may be responding to Nicodemus implied, yet unasked question, the possibility of understanding it becomes clearer. To consider a suggestion that it chronologically fits better in Holy week refer to Episode for the 7th of March - https://youtu.be/sdjyVjJfahU

30 May 2021 Trinity Sunday – I want what you've got – John 3 vs 1-17
https://youtu.be/MbqhFIc6Le0

Every blessing to you for this week leading to Trinity Sunday.

Andrew Doubleday
President
Methodist Church of New Zealand
Te Haahi Weteriana o Aotearoa

Weekly Homily for Sunday 23 May 2021

Greetings

Jesus see the crowds coming to him through the eyes of compassion as 'harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd.'

Wesley Day (abridged text) for 23 May 2021 – Wesley, one of us – Mt 9 vs 35 – 10 vs 1, 5a

https://youtu.be/4oZsPYc6Nmw

Every blessing to you as we move into Pentecost.

 

Andrew Doubleday
President
Methodist Church of New Zealand
Te Haahi Weteriana o Aotearoa

Weekly Homily for Sunday 16 May 2021

Greetings,

Jesus earthly ministry concludes allowing a new chapter in human affairs to begin.

16 May 2021 - With every ending a new beginning - Acts 1 vs 1-12

https://youtu.be/WEZos--FxpQ

Every blessing to you and your families and friends this week.


Andrew Doubleday President

Methodist Church of New Zealand

Te Haahi Weteriana o Aotearoa

Weekly Homily for Sunday 9 May 2021

Greetings,

To abide in Christ we are called to love one another. The broader implications of this call are briefly examined.

A centre that will hold - John 15 vs 9-17

https://youtu.be/SrShijUyasE

Every blessing to you and your families and friends this week.

Andrew Doubleday President
Methodist Church of New Zealand
Te Haahi Weteriana o Aotearoa

Weekly Homily for Sunday 2 May 2021

Greetings,

Jesus draws us into intimacy describing our relationship as one of a vine with its branches.

2 May 2021 - Breathing, The Experience at the Heart of Christian Faith - John 15 vs 1-8

Video: https://youtu.be/Py4Kpm60WP4

Every Blessing to you this wonderful May weekend.

Andrew Doubleday

President

Methodist Church of New Zealand

Te Haahi Weteriana o Aotearoa