CWR Teaching Ministry

The Grace Lottery

Saturday 21st April 2018

Have you ever bargained with God, assuring him of all the good things you would do, if only he would allow you to win the lottery?

Keynote Scripture: Romans 11:33-36

Two Kinds of People?

Saturday 14th April 2018

Dividing the world into right and wrong and them vs. us is an exercise that takes us away from Jesus Christ, rather than toward him.

Keynote Scripture: John 14:6

Nail Marks and Scars

Saturday 7th April 2018

Jesus’ nail marks and scars testify to how far he will always go out of his everlasting love for you.

Keynote Scripture: John 20:24-31

Nothing Else Matters

Saturday 31st March 2018

Jesus is the fountain of life and in his light we see light – when all is said and done, nothing else matters apart from Jesus.

Keynote Scripture: Psalm 36:9

Why Jesus Rode Into Town

Saturday 24th March 2018

When Jesus rode into Jerusalem on a donkey, the crowds saw something altogether different that the purpose for which Jesus had come.

Keynote Scripture: Matthew 21:1-11

Seeing God As He Is

Saturday 17th March 2018

The great tragedy that exists within Christendom today is that so many do not see God as he is, they see God the way they have been taught – through their ingrained predispositions.

Keynote Scripture: John 1:29-39

Amazing Generosity

Saturday 10th March 2018

God is the Great Giver, and he is the fountainhead of all our generous giving, which flows to others by his own lavish grace.

Keynote Scripture: 2 Corinthians 9:6-11

The Universal Body of Christ

Sunday 4th March 2018

While some Christ-followers choose to be members of a denomination or a brick and mortar congregation they are, far more than that and ultimately,  members of the universal body of Christ, which knows no boundaries and is not defined or limited by real estate, icons, rituals or liturgy.

Keynote Scripture: Ephesians 2:4-6

How Sorry Are You?

Saturday 24th February 2018

It is far easier for you and me to accuse another person of being a sorry excuse of a human being than it is for us to seriously consider our own broken and flawed condition.

Keynote Scripture: Matthew 5:21-24

Setting Out For Jerusalem

Saturday 17th February 2018

“Jesus resolutely set out for Jerusalem” (Luke 9:51) – fully committed to his mission and the cross that awaited him, because of his love for you and me.

Keynote Scripture: Luke

Sticks and Stones

Saturday 10th February 2018

In the midst of an embattled world, engaged in a vicious war of words, Paul admonishes us to speak graciously, using flavorful, edifying and uplifting language.

Keynote Scripture: Colossians 4:6

Friends, Not Servants

Saturday 3rd February 2018

Does God tolerate you and me, because his job description says he has to, or does he enjoy and love us as his dear children?

Keynote Scripture: John 15:9-17

Tear Down This Wall!

Saturday 27th January 2018

Would you define the ministry of Jesus as one of building walls and barriers or tearing them down?

Keynote Scripture: Ephesians 2:11-22

Living in Sin

Saturday 20th January 2018

The accusation that someone is “living in sin” is a phrase often used within religious circles to condemn another – but what does this accusation actually mean, in the light of the gospel?

Keynote Scripture: 1 John 1:5-10

God Loves Everyone

Saturday 13th January 2018

God’s love is astounding, for he loves everyone. His love is out-of-this-world – there is no other love like it!

Keynote Scripture: John 3:16

We Believe

Saturday 6th January 2018

Join us as we come to the Lord’s Table, and as we discuss the essence of our faith and the central beliefs we hold near and dear.

Keynote Scripture: 1 John 3:23-25

Forgetting What is Behind

Saturday 30th December 2017

As we begin another calendar, we forget what is behind but we remember lessons learned. May we forget, yet not deny the past, and may we focus on Jesus, our hope and our goal, as we “strain toward what is ahead.”

Keynote Scripture: Philippians 3:13

Have Yourself a SIMPLE Little Christmas

Saturday 23rd December 2017

Joseph, Mary and Jesus celebrated the first Christmas without expensive gifts, ornate decorations and lavish meals – you can too! Who or what is the core of Christmas?

Keynote Scripture: Luke 2:6-7

To YOU and ALL the People

Saturday 16th December 2017

He came for us all – his love is for everyone. He has come, and is coming, “To YOU and ALL the People.”

Keynote Scripture: Luke 2:8-11

Wrapping an Idea in a Person

Saturday 9th December 2017

Jesus is the gift, the box, the wrapping paper and the bow on top. He is the whole enchilada – he is the gospel!

Keynote Scripture: John 1:14-17

He is the Light

Saturday 2nd December 2017

With Isaiah, we proclaim the wonderful news that “the people walking in darkness have seen a great light…”

Keynote Scripture: John 8:12

Christmas – A Confusing Contradiction?

Saturday 25th November 2017

Has your celebration of Christmas become a time when you try to prove your love and earn the love of others… and in so doing illustrating religion rather than the Jesus Way?

Keynote Scripture: Mark 8:31-38

Generosity Without Expectations

Saturday 18th November 2017

It is one thing to give expecting a return, while “Giving Without Expectations” in exact proportion to the gift given, or even without the expectation of any return whatsoever is closer to the heart of God.

Keynote Scripture: 2 Corinthians 9:10-15

Christ Our Universal Hope – Part 2

Saturday 11th November 2017

Dr. Brad Jersak continues and completes a sweeping and glorious survey of unparalleled hope, given by the grace of God.

Christ Our Universal Hope – Part 1

Saturday 4th November 2017

In this first sermon of a two part series Brad Jersak introduces the beautiful and majestic, Christ-centered hope we are given in the gospel.