Pastor Steve's Blog (Page 9)

Pastor Steve's Blog (Page 9)

…moments & reflections from the life of Steve

A Minister’s Prayer

Unchanging God, When I am discouraged in my ministry and full of doubts of my self, fasten me upon the rock of Your eternal election. Then my arms will not be weak, and I shall have hope for myself and others. You surely know Your people by name, and will, at the appointed season, lead them out of sin to a state of grace through Your effectual call. This is the ground of…

Testimonies from Foundation Day

During our Foundation Day Thanksgiving, we had some of our members sharing their testimony and the reflections on church and what they are grateful for. With their permission, I post here the text of their testimonies. Paul – 3rd year university student Hello Sydney living Hope Community Church, for those of you who don’t know me, my name is Paul Byun.  I have now…

Reflections on Idolatry

Each Saturday, I’ll post the reflection passages and quotes that will be printed in the following Sunday’s bulletin. The intention behind these passages and quotes is to have you reflect on the topic that will be focused on during the sermon in the worship the next day. So here are the reflections on Idolatry for tomorrow… Man’s mind is like a store of idolatry and…

Tim Keller Events in March

If you are a member of SLHCC, you’ve received an email from me regarding the upcoming series of events with Tim Keller and his team in Sydney. Tim Keller, Minister of Redeemer Presbyterian in NYC, is widely regarded as one of the most culturally astute commentators within Presbyterian circles. His cultural awareness, in addition to his deep biblical and theological…

Working on Web Page

I have no background in IT. So this fiddling around with the webpage and blog is essentially trial and error. Mostly error, and when it does work, it’s all a sweet mystery as to why it works….it’s just enough for me that it works!