Advent 2: Home Sickness, December 10

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Christmas in Australia is full of festivities, fun and families. But not for everyone. Life for many is weighed down by boredom, sadness and meaninglessness. Whatever our life experience, Christmas stirs up intense emotions that can be described as a longing for home. That is why we put so much energy into our traditions or […]

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Advent 1: Home longing, December 3

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Christmas in Australia is full of festivities, fun and families. But not for everyone. Life for many is weighed down by boredom, sadness and meaninglessness. Whatever our life experience, Christmas stirs up intense emotions that can be described as a longing for home. That is why we put so much energy into our traditions or […]

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Thanks for the Past and Trust for the Future, November 26

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This morning as we celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the founding of Citywide as Eastern Shore Baptist, Senior Pastor Stephen Baxter speaks on the theme, Thanks for the Past and Trust for the Future, from 2 Thessalonians 1:11-12.

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Jesus: Son of God – Son of Man, November 19

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Senior Pastor Stephen Baxter reviews the triumph of the Resurrection as he continues through the Gospel of Mark.

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Highlighting: Baptist World Aid, November 12

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The guest speaker this week is Mark Purser, the Vic/Tas representative for Baptist World Aid Australia. He preaches from Nehemiah 5:1-13

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Jesus: Son of Man – Son of Man, November 5

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“The Day and Hour are Unknown” – Youth and Young Adults’ Pastor Nathan Lattimore reflects on Mark 13, as he continues our sermon series on the Gospel of Mark.  

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Jesus: Son of God – Son of Man, October 29

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Today, Senior Pastor  Stephen Baxter reflects on the ridiculously extravagant gift given to Jesus in preparation for his death. Mark 14:1-11

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Jesus: Son of God – Son of Man, October 22

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Continuing the series through the Gospel of Mark, Youth and Young Adults Pastor Nathan Lattimore gives another insight into Jesus’ amazing character in Mark Chapter 12, starting with a passage from Colossians!

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Jesus: Son of Man – Son of God, October 15

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Senior Pastor Stephen Baxter brings  new perspective on Mark 10:46-52 – Jesus heals Bartimaeus, the blind man.

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Jesus: Son of Man – Son of God, October 8

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Today, the sermon series on the Gospel of Mark continues. Pastor Nathan Lattimore ponders what it means for James and John to take on seats at Jesus’ right and left. In regard to the audience that Mark wrote for: It is better to speak of “audience” than “readership” since “literacy in the ancient Mediterranean world […]

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