Sunday AM . October 6, 2019

Unchanging Christian Distinctives

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
John sets out the authentic characteristics of truly saved believers. What he means by saying that they sin not, and how they fight sin. Here also are Satan's attempts to ruin them, and a key work of redemption - a certain and personal walk with God.
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Sunday AM . September 29, 2019

The Matter and Manner of Prayer

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
Here is the necessity of prayer and why God requires it; the meaning of God's promise to answer 'according to his will'; the things for which we should pray; the manner in what we should pray; and the vexed exception of the 'sin unto death'.
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Sunday AM . September 22, 2019

From Blasphemy to Faith

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
As unbelievers we thought unbelief was 'innocent'. Surely it was for Christians to demonstrate God's reality to us. But here is God's viewpoint - the depths of wilful unreasonableness in our rejection of Him. And here also is what we owe to Him for His mercy.
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Sunday AM . September 15, 2019

Christian Evidences

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
The apostle describes seven solid evidences of the work of salvation in the true believer (different from the 'marks of grace' usually described). All provide either strong assurance, or a profound challenge in the case of those who have not yet experienced conversion to Christ.
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Sunday AM . September 8, 2019

Duty and Fruits of Brotherly Love

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
From the warning against false teachers, the apostle turns again to the great duty of love to fellow believers, providing fourteen compelling reasons (with benefits) for honouring this obligation. Here love is defined, its actions and activities listed, and the reasons surveyed.
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Sunday AM . August 11, 2019

Distinguishing Truth from Error

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
The duty to test all who teach by four standards: (1) Do they proclaim the divinity and humanity of Christ, our infallible mediator? (2) are they truly converted? (3) are they separate from the world? (4) are they bound by the authority and sufficiency of scripture?
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Sunday AM . July 28, 2019

Why We must Stop Loving the World

Sermon by Pastor Roger Brazier
Sunday AM . July 14, 2019

Fellowship Love

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
The apostle John describes five aspects of love, in the church, at the same time showing that each one is evidence of true conversion. Here love, helpfulness to fellow believers, and the promised greater instrumentality in prayer, are seen as bulwarks of assurance.
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Sunday AM . July 7, 2019

John’s Steps to Holiness

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
Gaining Christian perspective by comprehending all aspects of God's mighty love, then by looking forward to seeing Christ and being transformed, then by appreciating deliverance from the dominion of sin, and then by knowing how to stay close to the Saviour.
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Sunday AM . June 30, 2019

The Threefold Abiding

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
In five verses John describes three major aspects of the spiritual life, the word 'abide' appearing six times. Here is how we should make use of the body of Christian doctrine, maintain close union with Christ, and keep alive the illumination of the Spirit.
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Sunday AM . June 23, 2019

A Briefing on Antichrist

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
The apostle John provides the facts about the emergence of antichrist, what exactly antichrist will do, and the twin means by which believers will discern 'many antichrists'. These two, the unction of the 'Holy One' and the test of truth, are here explained.
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Sunday AM . June 16, 2019

Love Not The World

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
In three famous verses, John shows that love for the world cannot coexist with love for God, then defines worldliness, shows its offensiveness to God, and describes how it passes away to judgement before our eyes. What believers do, however, lasts forever.
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Sunday AM . June 9, 2019

The Profound Work Within

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
John's words to little children, fathers and young men seem repetitive and puzzling at first sight, but they are a call to think of the considerable changes brought about in those who are converted, and to stir assurance and zeal. Here are the triumphs of grace.
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Sunday AM . June 2, 2019

Christian Fellowship

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
After extolling Christ and exhorting to holiness, the first topic of the epistle (showing its importance) is mutual love in the congregation. Here are the grounds of solid ties, and the blessings and helps, along with the Apostle's warnings about opting out of this precious duty.
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Sunday AM . May 26, 2019

Maintaining Spiritual Life

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
The aged apostle speaks out of concern for believers everywhere, urging all to avoid spiritual lifelessness by keeping in full view: 1) The campaign for personal holiness; 2) The price Christ paid for us; 3) All His commands to serve Him; 4) Our love for Him.
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Sunday AM . May 19, 2019

The Word of Life

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
Christ is extolled by the aged apostle as truly man and God, who is holiness and truth, genuine believers being identified by their sensitivity to sin and concern for biblical obedience, and false Christians by their relative indifference to one or the other.
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Wednesday PM . July 11, 2018

The Things in the World (1)

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
Surely we are moving into the last age end-phase of licence and lawlessness. Here we briefly review history since the 1960s, and then consider a gulf between church and world, then study the command to love not the world and its things. What are these?
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Sunday PM . May 20, 2018

Life In The Son of God

Sermon by Pastor Ibrahim Ag Mohamed
Sunday AM . September 10, 2017

Fellowship With God

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
John looks back sixty years recalling with amazement how the apostles listened to Christ, and watched Him through His earthly ministry, constantly convinced of His redeeming work, and by the wonder of personal fellowship with God. Here is the basis and joy of such fellowship.
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Wednesday PM . August 30, 2017

Certain Truths in an Uncertain World

Sermon by Pastor Jonathan Stobbs
Wednesday PM . April 26, 2017

The Dissolving of Doubts 2

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
(ii) — Doubts about salvation: experienced both by young and seasoned believers, their form and our response. Here are five surprising and powerful evidences of salvation presented in 1 John to show troubled souls that they should regard themselves as saved and move forward in faith.
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Wednesday PM . September 30, 2015

What Exactly is Worldliness?

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
'Love not the world' texts are frequently twisted to mean - be worldly as long as you don't sin. Past believers always saw the world as a complex evil campaign orchestrated by Satan. Here are passages proving this view and defining worldliness.
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Sunday PM . September 27, 2015

Forces That Shape Our Lives

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
The old view that human nature is influenced by sin-tendencies, and in need of regular cleansing and servicing has been thrown out, so that few take note of what drives them. Here is God's book on the subject of pride, its stealth, power, and only cure.
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Sunday AM . December 15, 2013

‘Christian Assurance’ – Eternal Security

Sermon by Pastor Ibrahim Ag Mohamed
Sermon by Pastor Ibrahim Ag Mohamed
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Sunday AM . August 5, 2012

Signs of Spiritual Life

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
Are we truly saved? Do we need a jolt to examine our status before God, or do we need reassurance that we are saved? In a single study, here are two major signs from 1 John: our commitment to the Gospel, and our changed relationship with sin and the world
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Wednesday PM . June 27, 2012

Helps for Overcoming Sin

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
A surprising number of striking helps stand out in the course of the epistle, some designed to jolt us, and others to help motivate us to more conscientious effort. From true confession to steps for keeping the soul, here are ten inspired counsels for the battle against sin.
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Sunday PM . April 8, 2012

The Truth About Life

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
Is Christ true? Is reconciliation with God possible? Is the source of Christian salvation - the Bible - true? Can it be tested? Does it work? What about alternative explanations and policies for life? These answers to plain questions will help all who seek reality, and peace with God.
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Sunday PM . December 11, 2011

Proof Upon Proof

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
The message of personal salvation and eternal life obtained through Christ naturally provokes the question - Is it true? It seems too good to be true. Here is a review of its credibility, its effectiveness, and the many proofs experienced by those who trust it.
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Sunday PM . February 27, 2011

The Enemy Within

Sermon by Dr Peter Masters
Is pride ever good? Yes, but here are the dangers and delusions that blind us to ourselves, cause us to resent the oversight of God, deform the character, spoil decisions, and take away our power to believe in Christ and gain eternal life.
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Sunday PM . October 3, 2010

The Case For Love

Sermon by Pastor Roger Brazier