Sermons by Andrew Bollen

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Andrew is a co-pastor at Central. Has been pastoring since 1993.

Being Church: A place to stand – Baptism

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Acts 2:37-38, Romans 6:1-4 This week, we continue our series, Being Church: a place to stand. During this series, we are looking at some of the practices of the church from its very beginning to the practices that are important to our community in 2019. Last week, we considered the practice of communion. Today, we […]

Being Church: A Place to Stand – How did we get here?

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Acts 2:1-14, 40-47 This week, we start a new series called Being Church: A place to stand. During this series, we will look at the start of the church recorded in Acts 2, and finish with Central Baptist in 2019! On the way, we will look at some practices that have been key to the […]

The Kingdom of Heaven is like……The Two Debtors

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Matthew 18:21-35 This morning, we continue our series looking at parables of Jesus in Matthew’s Gospel that begin with the phrase ‘The kingdom of heaven is like……..’ The language of ‘kingdom’ presents challenges in our time; perhaps raising images of side-lined, ceremonial duties at best and patriarchal, oppressive domination at worse. But, for the original […]

The Kingdom of Heaven is like……Mustard Seeds and Yeast

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Matthew 13:31-33 This morning, we continue our series looking at parables of Jesus in Matthew’s Gospel that begin with the phrase ‘The kingdom of heaven is like……..’ The language of ‘kingdom’ presents challenges in our time; perhaps raising images of side-lined, ceremonial duties at best and patriarchal, oppressive domination at worse. But, for the original […]