Torquay Christian Fellowship is a contemporary church on Australia's Surf Coast in Victoria. This podcast of weekly preaching, teaching, messages, sermons and services is available free. If you like what you hear please email us at email@example.com with feedback and comments. True2life seeks an authentic, or as C.S. Lewis called it 'mere' Christianity
10-11-19 You can Conquer Fear
2 Timothy 1:1-7
Pastor Danny McDowell talks on God's Love has no fear, because perfect love expels all fear.
Posted: November 10, 2019, 11:38 am
3-11-19 You Can Conquer Inconsistency
Luke 22:54-62 Ps Danny McDowell presents some key elements for a consistent Christian life
Posted: November 3, 2019, 11:51 am
6-10-19 You Can Conquer Discouragement
1 Kings 19:1-15
It's easy to become discouraged and lose our spiritual perspective.
How should we respond? How does God respond? Speaker - Pastor Danny McDowell
Posted: October 27, 2019, 9:59 am
20-10-19 You Can Conquer Unhappiness
Ps 32:32 1-11 Ps Danny McDowell speaks on steps we can take towards happiness
Posted: October 20, 2019, 11:51 am
13-10-19 You Can Conquer Doubt
James 1: 5-7
Doubt is not unbelief, but it is not faith either. Pastor Danny McDowell presents several vital keys to conquering doubt through spiritual growth.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 12:17 pm
22-9-19 ¥ou Can Conquer Circumstances
Noah trusted God to know that in his own deficiency, God would supply the sufficiency. Speaker - Pastor Danny McDowell
Posted: September 22, 2019, 11:23 am
15-9-19 You Can Conquer Worry
Ps Danny McDowell preaches on handing our worries over to God.
Posted: September 16, 2019, 1:56 pm
08-09-19 God's Timing is Always Best
We can't run ahead of God. We can't drag behind God.
We need to stay in touch with God because His timing is always best.
Posted: September 11, 2019, 11:47 am
25-8-19 The Church Jesus is Building
1 Corinthians 3:9-16
Pastor Danny McDowell concludes his series on "The Church".
Posted: August 25, 2019, 11:26 am
18-8-19 The Church - Your Are the Salt of the Earth
Do the people around you sense something special in your life and thirst to know what it is?
Pastor Danny McDowell presents Part 6 of "The Church" series.
Posted: August 18, 2019, 11:23 am
11-8-19 The Church - God's Lampstand
Ps Danny McDowell presents his fifth message on "The Church" series. The focus this week is the church being the light of the world.
Posted: August 11, 2019, 11:33 am
4-8-19 The Church - A Fellowship of Believers
The church is not the building, it is a fellowship of believers called to make His name known to the world.
Part 4 of "The Church" series - Pastor Danny McDowell.
Posted: August 4, 2019, 6:30 pm
28-7-19 The Church - The Flock of God
Isaiah 40:10-11 and Matthew 18:12-14
Ps Danny McDowell presents his third message on "The Church" series.
Posted: August 4, 2019, 6:21 pm
21-7-19 The Church - Being the Body of Christ
1 Corinthians 12:27 and Romans 12:4-5
Ps Danny McDowell delivers Part 2 of his series on The Church.
Jesus is the source, sustainer and sovereign of the church. He calls us, His church to show unity, embrace diversity and work together harmoniously.
Posted: July 21, 2019, 11:59 am
14-7-19 The Church - The People of God
1 Peter 2:9-12
When Peter calls us a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation it is not meant as a compliment, but as a part of the divine commission breathed into us by God Himself. Speaker - Ps Danny McDowell
Posted: July 14, 2019, 11:38 am
30-6-19 Let Me Squeeze Your Fruit
Aaron Hille speaks on Galatians 5:22-23
Posted: July 14, 2019, 10:05 am
7-7-19 The Opportunities Before Us
Ps Danny McDowell's first message as new Senior Pastor of TCF.
Posted: July 7, 2019, 4:42 pm
23-6-19 Pasta or Pastor
2 Corinthians 5: 16-17
Steve Brown speaks on honouring and valuing from a Kingdom perspective.
Posted: July 7, 2019, 4:12 pm
16-06-19 There is More
Ps John Leach speaks on 1 Thes 5:24
The One who calls us is faithful. Are we prepared to pay the cost in order to see what the Holy Spirit has in store for us. For there is more!
Posted: June 16, 2019, 12:01 pm
9-6-19 Holy Spirit Anointed Witnesses
9-6-19 Pastor Don Aitken asks the question: How do we cope with and enforce the victory that Jesus has won for us? Acts 1: 7-8
Posted: June 9, 2019, 12:50 pm
19-5-19 Sovereign Power
Pastor Graeme Cann speaks on Acts 4:23-37
Different forms of power abound in the world today including political and religious power, but over them all stands the sovereign power of God.
Posted: May 22, 2019, 12:45 pm
12-5-19 A Unique Woman
On Mother's Day Ps Paul discuss the uniqueness of a woman from a Christian perspective.
Posted: May 12, 2019, 12:13 pm
5-5-19 Having the Presence of Jesus
Ps Paul Downie speaks on the need to understand the enormity of the power of the Holy Spirit in each of us and in our church.
Posted: May 5, 2019, 11:32 am
21-4-19 Who Will Roll the Stone Away?
And the angel said to the women, "He is not here; He has risen, just as He said".
On Easter Sunday, Pastor Paul Downie focuses on the resurrection of Jesus Christ and what it means to us today.
Posted: April 21, 2019, 12:00 pm
19-4-19 Watch the Lamb
Ps Paul Downie delivers an inspiring Good Friday message on Jesus as the Lamb of God
Posted: April 19, 2019, 10:52 am
14-4-19 Who is This? Pastor Paul Downie
Blessed is the King who comes in the name of the Lord! Luke 19:37-38
Posted: April 14, 2019, 11:46 am
7-4-19 Be Love
Mark 5:21-34 Mark Purser from Baptist World Aid speaks on being a people who are called tp love as God loves - at home and abroad.
Posted: April 7, 2019, 12:02 pm
31-3-19 Don't Box Me In
Duet 29:29 Ps Paul Downie preaches on honoring God in everything we do in spite of circumstances.
Posted: March 31, 2019, 12:32 pm
24-3-19 Heart Attitudes - Part 9
Matthew 5:13-16 We are the salt of the world, we are the light of the world. Steve Brown presents Part 9 in the Heart Attitudes series.
Posted: March 24, 2019, 12:28 pm
17-3-19 Heart Attitudes - Part 8
Matthew 5:10-12 Ps Greg Illingworth continues the Heart Attitude series. This week, Ps Illingworth encourages us to be bold in what we believe.
Posted: March 17, 2019, 12:28 pm
10-3-2019 Heart Attitudes - Part 7
Matthew 5: 9 "Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called the children of God." In Part 7 of Heart Attitudes, Pastor Paul Downie focuses on what it truly means to be a peacemaker.
Posted: March 10, 2019, 12:03 pm
24-2-2019 Heart Attitudes - Part 6
Matthew 5:8 "Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God". Pastor Paul Downie brings us Part 6 in his Heart Attitudes series.
Posted: March 6, 2019, 12:17 pm
17-2-19 Heart Attitudes - Part 5
Pastor Tim Smock continues the series on Heart Attitudes and relates how forgiveness and compassion motivates and mobilises the church.
Posted: February 17, 2019, 12:38 pm
10-2-19 Heart Attitudes - Part 4
Ps Paul Downie continues his series on Heart Attitudes referencing Matthew 5:6. "The intensity of our hunger will determine the dimension and the degree of our filling".
Posted: February 10, 2019, 12:01 pm
3-2-19 Heart Attitudes - Part 3
In Part 3 Pastor Paul Downie preaches on what it really means to be meek referencing Matthew 5:5
Posted: February 3, 2019, 11:57 am
27-1-19 Heart Attitiudes - Part 2
Continuing the series on Heart Attitudes, Ps Paul Downie stresses the importance of pursuing a fresh presence and revelation of God.
Posted: January 27, 2019, 12:28 pm
20-1-19 Heart Attitudes
Ps Paul Downie begins a new series on The Sermon On The Mount. This week Paul focuses on how important it is to re-align our thoughts and attitudes with God.
Posted: January 20, 2019, 12:15 pm
6-1-19 Life, A Spartan Race
6-1-19 A Spartan Race is run on an innovative obstacle course. Matt Hannah compares our Christian Life to a Spartan race.
Posted: January 6, 2019, 12:03 pm
30-12-18 Who Cares? We Care!
Ps. Peter Clark references Mark 8:1-13 and challenges us to follow Jesus' example in showing compassion.
Posted: December 30, 2018, 11:51 am
23-12-18 What Child Is This?
At this special time of year, Ps Paul Dowmie addresses the important question, "What makes this child Jesus so special?"
Posted: December 23, 2018, 11:52 am
16-12-18 Breaking of Strongholds
16-12-18 Paul Downie delivers a powerful message based on Romans 12:2 on breaking the strongholds over our mind.
Posted: December 18, 2018, 11:53 am
9-12-18 Eulogy of Christ
Aaron Hille presents an overview of the life of Jesus from His birth to His resurrection.
Posted: December 9, 2018, 12:35 pm
2-12-18 The Difference Maker
2-12-18 Sarah Bruchmuller speaks on the truth that brings freedom.
Posted: December 2, 2018, 11:42 am
25-11-18 What does it mean to follow Jesus?
Ps Paul Downie speaks on what it means to be a follower of Jesus, referencing Mark 1:21-28
Posted: November 25, 2018, 12:38 pm
4-11-18 The Story of Joseph
Chris Brunt delivers an inspiring message based on the story of Joseph.
Posted: November 6, 2018, 12:23 pm
28-10-18 Teaching on Worship
24-10-18 Ps Steve Morrison speaks on the importance of corporate worship in church.
Posted: October 28, 2018, 12:28 pm
7-10-18 Following Jesus
Paul Downie's message on following Jesus.
Posted: October 7, 2018, 12:23 pm
30-09-2018 Experiencing God's Voice - Anne Downie
Anne Downie speaks on 1 Samuel 3:1-10, Experiencing God's voice in our life.
Posted: September 30, 2018, 12:26 pm
23-9-2018 When is little enough? Pt 3 - Paul Downie
Paul Downie continues his message on "When is a little enough?" referencing 1 Kings 18:41-46 - Elijah and the little cloud.
Posted: September 23, 2018, 12:18 pm
16-9-18 When is little enough? - Part 2
Paul Downie continues his message on "When is little enough?" referencing 2 Kings 4:1-7, The Widow's Olive Oil.
Posted: September 16, 2018, 12:08 pm
9-9-18 When is litle enough
Pastor Paul Downie delivers an encouraging message on how God will use the little we have in a great way.
Posted: September 9, 2018, 11:51 am
2-9-2018 Living Life as Modelled by Jesus
Graeme Semple delivers an inspiring message on how to live our lives as modelled by Jesus.
Posted: September 4, 2018, 1:49 pm
28-6-18 Who am I listening to?
Paul Downie speaks on Luke 22:54-62
Posted: August 26, 2018, 12:30 pm
19-8-18 Being a God Chaser
Pastor Paul Downie speaks on being a God Chaser
Posted: August 19, 2018, 11:50 am
12/8/2018 - Dream, Pastor Steve Morrison
Posted: August 12, 2018, 12:12 pm
29-7-18 Expressions of Praise and Worship
29-7-18 Expressions of Praise and Worship - Pastor Paul Downie
Posted: July 29, 2018, 11:59 am
Living out God's Glory
Don Aitken speaks on Jn 17:1-26, 2 Cor 3:7-18, living out God's glory
Posted: July 22, 2018, 11:46 am
15-7-18 God of the Turnaround
Paul Downie preaches on Gen 37;18-29 and Jer 38:12,13, God of the turnaround
Posted: July 15, 2018, 11:53 am
Nobody is nobody in the body of Christ
Paul Downie speaks on 1 Cor 12:12-27, we are all somebody in Christ
Posted: July 8, 2018, 12:16 pm
So David Devine
David Devine speaks on Romans 12
Posted: July 1, 2018, 12:15 pm
Giving all you've got...
Or how a little can go a long way - Chris' last sermon as Senior Pastor of TCF. Looks at the widows oil, the feeding got the multitude, and David and Goliath and asks what is it we need to bring to God to see miracles happen.
Posted: June 18, 2018, 10:25 am
Your God Is Too Small
Chris Rowney - penultimate sermon at TCF - a recap of themes about God important to his Ministry over the past 15 years.
- In Him we live and move and have our being, and He is the light of life…
Posted: June 10, 2018, 12:01 pm
The Lamb On The Throne
Chris Rowney concludes the "Who's who in the Zoo" animals metaphors in the bible.
Posted: June 3, 2018, 11:58 am
Don Aitken speaks on Romans 8:14-17
Posted: May 27, 2018, 12:19 pm
Chris Rowney speaks on birds of the Bible, Is 40:30-31
Posted: May 20, 2018, 12:21 pm
A Man On The Throne
Robyn Rowney shares some thoughts on Mother's Day 2018
Posted: May 19, 2018, 1:01 pm
Power of Love
Don Aitken speaks on the power of love…
Posted: May 6, 2018, 1:00 pm
The Sheep and the Goats
Chris Rowney continues the "Who's who ins the zoo" series…
Posted: April 29, 2018, 12:59 pm
As the deer pants
Chris Rowney speaks on Psalm 42
Posted: April 22, 2018, 12:15 pm
Never Ending Story - Mark 16
Choose Your Own Adventure… the end of Mark's Gospel - Easter Sunday 2018
Posted: April 1, 2018, 11:12 am
In The Name Of The Lord - Palm Sunday
Authority - what does it mean to do something in the name of the Lord? Jesus was hailed as he entered Jerusalem on Palms Sunday "Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord"
Posted: March 25, 2018, 11:11 am
Rising Above Your Circumstances
Rev. Don Aitken (Interim Pastoral Care) shares lessons from the life of Joseph.
Posted: March 11, 2018, 12:20 pm
The Quest - Seeking the Kingdom
Continuing the 'Story' Sermon Series. The Quest - Call, Companions, Crisis, Culmination, Cause… Rev. Chris Rowney
Posted: March 11, 2018, 12:20 pm
Rags to Riches
Chris Rowney continues the 'story' series with a book at the theme of 'rags to riches' in the life of Jesus and what it means for us as his co-heirs. Mark 8
Posted: February 25, 2018, 12:22 pm
Overcoming The Monster
Part of the "Story" Series - looks at Mark's account of Jesus in the Wilderness facing temptation.
Posted: February 18, 2018, 7:12 pm
Whom I Have Believed 15 Years
Chris Rowney recalls his first sermon 15 years ago at TCF.
Posted: February 18, 2018, 7:12 pm
Michael Brew speaks on Matthew 7:1-11.
Posted: December 24, 2017, 11:37 am
Steve Morrison preaches on 100% Emmanuel, God with us.
Posted: December 17, 2017, 12:33 pm
The Coming of the Magi
Brendan Short speaks on Matthew 1,2.
Posted: December 3, 2017, 8:34 pm
Michael Brew speaks on Acts 2:42.
Posted: November 26, 2017, 11:32 am
Entertaining Angels Unaware
Lucas Bartlett speaks on how his training of young people has helped them to grow and the work the has been doing with Christian Surfers.
Posted: November 19, 2017, 11:48 am
The Uniqueness of Jesus
Geoff Emonson speaks on Mark 1.
Posted: November 12, 2017, 12:43 pm
Pride & Prejudice
Chris Rowney speaks on Matthew 23: 1 - 12.
Posted: November 5, 2017, 11:54 am
Chris Rowney speaks on the backstory of Esther.
Posted: October 1, 2017, 11:40 am
The Anxious Bird
Jukes Haddock speaks on her story and how God has used it.
Posted: September 24, 2017, 1:06 pm
Laura Ballinger speaks on the work God has been doing in her life through the mission trips she has been on the past year.
Posted: September 17, 2017, 12:04 pm
Greed in the Garden
Third in the "Story" series, Chris Rowney speaks on greed entering the garden of eden in Genesis 2-3.
Posted: September 10, 2017, 11:59 am
Meet the Author
Second in the 'Story" Series. Meet the Author who has written himself into the story.
Posted: September 3, 2017, 12:06 pm
Story Number One
Chris Rowney speaks on the bible as it relates to stories.
Posted: August 27, 2017, 11:57 am
God's Guidance System
Steve Morrison speaks on God's guidance system for decision making.
Posted: August 20, 2017, 12:04 pm
Chris Rowney speaks on the Cross as a symbol of the church.
Posted: August 13, 2017, 11:42 am
The Bread and the Wine
Chris Rowney speaks on the bread and the wine as symbols of the church.
Posted: August 6, 2017, 11:57 am
The Symbol of the Fish
Chris Rowney speaks on the fish as a symbol of the church.
Posted: July 30, 2017, 12:00 pm
Chris Rowney speaks on John 15:1-9.
Posted: July 23, 2017, 12:18 pm
The Good Sheperrd
James Lewis speaks on John 10:1-16.
Posted: July 16, 2017, 12:18 pm
Identity - Steve & Kirsty Brown
Posted: July 9, 2017, 12:17 pm
In the boat with Jesus - the church
Posted: July 2, 2017, 12:06 pm
Brad Kermond - on going to CS Tasmania
Posted: June 18, 2017, 12:18 pm
Chris Rowney speaks on Ephesians 3:14 - 4:6.
Posted: June 11, 2017, 11:35 am
Symbols of the Church
Chris Rowney speaks on Pentecost.
Posted: June 4, 2017, 11:50 am