Sermons by Darren Ayling

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Darren is a co-pastor at Central. He has been pastoring since 2008.

Love one another (1 John 4:7-12)

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Today, we conclude our series on 1 John. The very brief letters of John (1-3) are tucked away towards the end of the New Testament. It is widely accepted that they were written by the apostle John, the disciple of Christ who wrote the Gospel of John. These letters of John are amongst the last […]

The Nature of God (1 John 3-4)

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Today, we continue our series on 1 John. The very brief letters of John (1-3) are tucked away towards the end of the New Testament. It is widely accepted that they were written by the apostle John, the disciple of Christ who wrote the Gospel of John. These letters of John are amongst the last […]

God is Light (1 John 1:1 – 2:2)

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Today, we start a short series on 1 John. The very brief letters of John (1-3) are tucked away towards the end of the New Testament. It is widely accepted that they were written by the apostle John, the disciple of Christ who wrote the Gospel of John. These letters of John are amongst the […]

Advent Week 4: Love (Psalm 80, Matthew 1:18-25)

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Today is the fourth Sunday in Advent – over the last three Sundays, we’ve considered the themes of hope, joy and peace, and today, we give attention to the Advent theme of Love. We’ll reflect on the longing of the people recorded in the Psalms as they waited for God to rescue them, and turn […]

The Reign of Christ Sunday

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Colossians 1:13-20 Today is the last Sunday in what is called ‘ordinary time’ in the liturgical churches. It is ‘the Reign of Christ’ Sunday, an opportunity to remember that our identity and being is in the person of Christ, the Messiah. We’ll be drawing on some of the readings from the lectionary for this Sunday, […]