Sermons by Andrew Bollen

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

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 […]

Abraham – journey of faith and failure – The Promise Keeping God

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Today we continue our journey with Abraham following the birth of Isaac. Once again Hagar and her son are driven away. How will God respond to the promises made to Abraham and Hagar? What will happen to Ishmael, Abraham’s oldest son? Will God remain faithful to the promises made about him? We will be looking […]