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Sermons by Chris Rowney from Torquay Christian Fellowship

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John 21:19 - Dying Well - Living Well (Video)

John 21:19 - Dying Well - Living Well (Video)
A reflection on John 21:19 "Jesus said this to indicate the kind of death by which Peter would glorify God." and the deaths of Andrew Chan and Myru Sukamaran executed last week, Video, includes testimony from TCF members who had met them.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 3, 2015, 6:26 pm

I Am The Resurrection

I Am The Resurrection
Mary meets Jesus - Easter Sunday 2015
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 9, 2015, 1:09 pm

John 17 Glory

John 17 Glory
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 9, 2015, 1:09 pm

Joy Peace and Overcoming

Joy Peace and Overcoming
John 16:33 - Joy, Peace and Overcoming
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 9, 2015, 1:08 pm

Further Up Further In

Further Up Further In
A life of growth
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 9, 2015, 1:08 pm

Your Grace Is Enough

Your Grace Is Enough
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 2, 2014, 7:22 pm

This I Believe - Creed Part 1

This I Believe - Creed Part 1
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 9, 2014, 3:13 pm

10,000 Reasons- Psalm 103

10,000 Reasons- Psalm 103
Works through Psalm 13 as it is brought to life in the song 10,000 reasons by Matt Redman and Jonas Myrin
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 2, 2014, 4:42 pm

Dry Bones

Dry Bones
Looks at the Bible Verses that are alluded to in Nikki Fletcher's song "Dry Bones" and reminds us of the love and life God pours out on us through the Holy Spirit
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 26, 2014, 7:35 pm

This Beating Heart

This Beating Heart
Looks at the Bible Verses that are referenced by the Matt Redman song "This Beating Heart"
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 5, 2014, 4:03 pm

Jesus - The Way John 14

Jesus - The Way John 14
The true and living way - Jesus. But what about those who have never heard?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 14, 2014, 6:10 pm

I am the true vine John 15

I am the true vine John 15
Life is found when we remain in Christ
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 14, 2014, 6:10 pm

John 15:18-27

John 15:18-27
We do not belong to 'the world' but to Jesus.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 14, 2014, 6:10 pm

Jesus Reveals The Father John 14

Jesus Reveals The Father John 14
Jesus is the way, but where (who!) to?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 14, 2014, 6:10 pm

What have you got to lose? John12

What have you got to lose? John12
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 14, 2014, 6:08 pm

Grace - Peter denies Jesus

Grace - Peter denies Jesus
Why I find this such an encouraging story - included the song "He Loves Me" by Charlie Dodrill - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 28, 2014, 1:28 pm

Pentecost 2014

Pentecost 2014
Earlier this year we looked at what we are called to do (be witnesses) and where (for us, Torquay, The Surfcoast, Australia, and the ends of the Earth!) today we look at How, with the power of the Holy Spirit. Speaker - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 9, 2014, 11:04 am

A Wasteful God?

A Wasteful God?
Mary of Bethany - poured an alabaster jar of expensive perfume on Jesus feet. What does this say to us about a Wasteful God? Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 9, 2014, 10:58 am

Everything in Colour 3 - Pathways

Everything in Colour 3 - Pathways
Continuing to expound on our Vision & Mission
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 16, 2014, 5:45 pm

Everything in Colour Part 2 - In Him We Live

Everything in Colour Part 2 - In Him We Live
In Him we live and move and have our being - Acts 17:28 Second in a series about our call as the church in Torquay. Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 9, 2014, 3:09 pm

Everything In Colour Part 1

Everything In Colour Part 1
A sermon based on the C.S. Lewis quote "I believe in Christianity as I believe the sun has risen, not only do I see it but by it I see everything else." looking at our vision as a church - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 4, 2014, 8:52 pm

Christmas in Reverse

Christmas in Reverse
Includes link to reverse video - http://youtu.be/gjWSVrMUejo
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 25, 2013, 12:23 pm

Magnificat - Advent 2013

Magnificat - Advent 2013
Magnifying the Lord with Mary
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 22, 2013, 5:28 pm

Prepare… Advent 2013

Prepare… Advent 2013
Let every heart prepare Him room - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 15, 2013, 7:18 pm

Baptism2013

Baptism2013
Using the symbolism of the front at Salisbury cathedral this message explains the significance and importance of Baptism
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 9, 2013, 9:25 am

Travel Tips 2 - Proving Your Identity

Travel Tips 2 - Proving Your Identity
Philippians 3:20 "Our Citizenship is in Heaven". When travelling we need documents to prove our identity, but what proves our heavenly citizenship? - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 2, 2013, 9:28 am

Travel Tips - Living the Kingdom

Travel Tips - Living the Kingdom
Set your Mind on Things Above - Colossians 3:1-5
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 24, 2013, 8:14 pm

The faces of Facebook...

The faces of Facebook...
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 6, 2013, 11:10 pm

John 10 Lay Down Life

John 10 Lay Down Life
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 29, 2013, 12:00 pm

John 10 Good Shepherd

John 10 Good Shepherd
Why do we need a shepherd? Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 24, 2013, 12:27 pm

John 9 Doing the Works of God - You Are Salt & Light

John 9 Doing the Works of God - You Are Salt & Light
AGM (Annual General Meeting) sermon on being salt and light to our community. Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 15, 2013, 3:25 pm

John 8 Truth will set you Free

John 8 Truth will set you Free
How do we find true Freedom? Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 7, 2013, 3:25 pm

John 8:12 I am the Light

John 8:12 I am the Light
Following Jesus… Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 25, 2013, 7:02 pm

John 8 Jesus and our Sin

John 8 Jesus and our Sin
The woman caught in Adultery- John 8:1-11 - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 18, 2013, 2:24 pm

Learn by Heart

Learn by Heart
Knowing the Bible by Heart - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 18, 2013, 2:23 pm

John 6 Feeding 5000

John 6 Feeding 5000
Bringing what we have to God
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 14, 2013, 5:03 pm

Where neither most nor rust destroy

Where neither most nor rust destroy
Treasure in heaven - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 23, 2013, 9:45 pm

John 5 Healings

John 5 Healings
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 16, 2013, 9:44 pm

Living Water - Woman at the Well

Living Water - Woman at the Well
John 4 - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 9, 2013, 3:36 pm

Five Marks of a Pentecostal Church

Five Marks of a Pentecostal Church
Pentecost Sunday 2013 - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 26, 2013, 5:30 pm

Water To Wine

Water To Wine
The beginning of Jesus ministry of Transformation
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 12, 2013, 6:15 pm

Following Jesus John 1:35-51

Following Jesus John 1:35-51
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 21, 2013, 7:16 pm

Christus Victor - Easter Sunday 2013

Christus Victor - Easter Sunday 2013
How the resurrection brings all Christ's atoning work to us.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 1, 2013, 8:37 am

Broken By Our Sin

Broken By Our Sin
Jesus death as our atonement - third in a series on the atonement - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 24, 2013, 6:39 pm

Broken By Example

Broken By Example
Jesus life as our example - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 17, 2013, 3:27 pm

John 3 - Broken By Birth

John 3 - Broken By Birth
John 1:14 - The incarnation and the atonement
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 10, 2013, 6:47 pm

30 Years of TCF Inspirational Video

30 Years of TCF Inspirational Video
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 5, 2013, 9:56 am

John 2 I saw the light

John 2 I saw the light
John 1:1-18 - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 18, 2013, 10:42 pm

John 1 - One God in Three

John 1 - One God in Three
An exploration of the deep themes of John 1:1 and the nature of God.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 28, 2013, 7:31 pm

The Gospel - Part 2

The Gospel - Part 2
Steve Brown
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 20, 2013, 7:34 pm

The Gospel - Part 1

The Gospel - Part 1
Steve Brown
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 7, 2013, 7:34 pm

Altar Well Tent

Altar Well Tent
A reflection on the first service in an enlarged worship space - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 30, 2012, 5:46 pm

Advent 3 Receiving

Advent 3 Receiving
Luke 18:17 I tell you the truth, anyone who will not receive the kingdom of God like a little child will never enter it.”
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 26, 2012, 5:41 pm

God within reach

God within reach
an advent message on the incarnation.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 16, 2012, 6:30 pm

What to expect when you're expecting

What to expect when you're expecting
Advent 1 and a child dedication - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 2, 2012, 8:28 pm

Doing it all for the glory of God

Doing it all for the glory of God
1 Corinthians 10:31 = Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 25, 2012, 8:01 pm

For God's Glory

For God's Glory
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 18, 2012, 2:54 pm

By Grace Alone #2

By Grace Alone #2
The costliness of Grace - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 11, 2012, 5:31 pm

By Grace Alone #1

By Grace Alone #1
Christianity is not a list of things to DO - it is the story of what Jesus has DONE - Ephesians 2:1-10 - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 4, 2012, 9:38 pm

In Christ Alone #2

In Christ Alone #2
Why is that Jesus alone is the is the only Way to salvation?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 28, 2012, 5:40 pm

In Christ Alone #1

In Christ Alone #1
Pastor Chris Rowney discusses the common objections to Christian claims that Jesus is the only way - What about other religions? and What about those who have never heard?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 21, 2012, 5:48 pm

Romans12 #5

Romans12 #5
In preparation for the church Annual General Meeting we look at the way in which we have genuine love by valuing others - honouring them
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 16, 2012, 4:19 pm

Romans12 #4 - Genuine Love

Romans12 #4 - Genuine Love
Love with Real Value - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 9, 2012, 3:08 pm

Romans 12 #3 - Building the Body

Romans 12 #3 - Building the Body
Chris Rowney - What can the church learn from Lego?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 2, 2012, 5:11 pm

Romans12 #2 Be Transformed

Romans12 #2 Be Transformed
Making your mark on the world.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 26, 2012, 4:44 pm

Romans 12 #1 Worship

Romans 12 #1 Worship
The 'O' of Romans 11:33 - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 12, 2012, 3:30 pm

LifeGiving 6 Consume or Create

LifeGiving 6 Consume or Create
We are created to be creative.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 29, 2012, 2:13 pm

LifeGiving 5 Finances

LifeGiving 5 Finances
Using our finances in a life-giving way.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 22, 2012, 3:12 pm

LifeGiving 3 Thanksgiving

LifeGiving 3 Thanksgiving
With reference to “One Thousand Gifts” by Ann Voskamp, and “The Great Divorce” by C.S. Lewis, Chris Rowney explores the way being thankful births a life-giving attitude in us.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 24, 2012, 3:27 pm

LifeGiving 2 Forgiving

LifeGiving 2 Forgiving
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 17, 2012, 5:23 pm

LifeGiving 1 the tree of life

LifeGiving 1 the tree of life
First in a series on being Life Giving Christians
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 10, 2012, 3:30 pm

On Being the Bride

On Being the Bride
Another of the pictures the Bible uses to describe the Church - what does it mean to be 'betrothed' to Christ?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 3, 2012, 3:14 pm

On Being a Temple

On Being a Temple
We are being built into a temple - a spiritual house on the foundation that is Christ 1 Corinthians 3:16
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 20, 2012, 4:56 pm

On Being Family

On Being Family
Another in the series looking at being committed to being church. The church as a Family.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 13, 2012, 7:00 pm

On Being Sheep

On Being Sheep
Hearing His voice, being His Flock - John 10
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 29, 2012, 2:35 pm

Flavoured or Filled

Flavoured or Filled
Are we content just to be Jesus flavoured, or will we be Jesus filled? A look at Torquay CF's original visions statement of begin A Church Committed to Meeting the Needs of our Generation, at the first service in the new venue at 25 Grossmans Rd - Torquay
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 22, 2012, 3:33 pm

Handover Service

Handover Service
A special time where Torquay Christian Fellowship and Torquay Salvation Army worship together and handover the premises at 35 Boston Rd from one church to another as both grow into larger facilities.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 16, 2012, 1:46 pm

It is finished - What is finished? Easter Sunday

It is finished - What is finished? Easter Sunday
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 8, 2012, 5:28 pm

Mary of Bethany - Palm Sunday 2012

Mary of Bethany - Palm Sunday 2012
A Wasteful Act? or an Extravagant Devotion? - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 1, 2012, 4:44 pm

How right and wrong point to God

How right and wrong point to God
In April 2012 the Global Atheist Convention is to be held in Melbourne. Advertised as a "Celebration of Reason" Chris Rowney explains how reason led him to faith.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 25, 2012, 3:40 pm

Daniel 4 - Pride & Humility

Daniel 4 - Pride & Humility
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 11, 2012, 3:10 pm

Daniel 3 - Faith and Faithfulness

Daniel 3 - Faith and Faithfulness
Chris Rowney - Thoughts from the story of Shadrach, Meschach and Abednego - and Daniel and the Lion's Den,
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 26, 2012, 5:14 pm

Daniel 2 - Which Kingdom?

Daniel 2 - Which Kingdom?
Chris Rowney looks at Daniels interpretation of Nebuchadnezzar's Dream
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 19, 2012, 8:20 pm

Daniel 1 - A life of faith in a pagan world

Daniel 1 - A life of faith in a pagan world
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 12, 2012, 3:27 pm

Light - Colour your world

Light - Colour your world
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 9, 2012, 4:59 pm

SUFM - Beach Mission 2012

SUFM - Beach Mission 2012
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 15, 2012, 12:56 pm

How to hear from God - Guaranteed

How to hear from God - Guaranteed
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 8, 2012, 3:35 pm

Christmas out of the way - Simeon and Anna

Christmas out of the way - Simeon and Anna
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 5, 2012, 6:02 pm

Two Trees at Christmas

Two Trees at Christmas
The cross and Christmas - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 18, 2011, 7:22 pm

Jesus' Family Tree - Matthew 1

Jesus' Family Tree - Matthew 1
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 13, 2011, 1:03 pm

The Root of Jesse - Isaiah 11

The Root of Jesse - Isaiah 11
A Christmas Prophecy - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 6, 2011, 7:23 pm

Christian Surfers induction

Christian Surfers induction
Lucas Bartlett is inducted as Christian Surfers Co-ordinator Vic/Tas
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 7, 2011, 7:11 pm

Ruth

Ruth
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 7, 2011, 3:36 pm

Unlimited Growth & Service

Unlimited Growth & Service
Goldfish, Infinity, and a piece of pottery? What's their connection to Ephesians 3:14-4:7
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 23, 2011, 3:43 pm

Gideon - Faith and Fear

Gideon - Faith and Fear
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 16, 2011, 4:42 pm

Joshua - As for me and my house

Joshua - As for me and my house
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 9, 2011, 3:39 pm

Crossing the Jordan

Crossing the Jordan
Making a memorial out of living stones
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 2, 2011, 5:04 pm

Ten Commandments

Ten Commandments
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 25, 2011, 2:59 pm

Moses - A reluctant leader

Moses - A reluctant leader
We use many of the same excuses as Moses to avoid serving God
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 20, 2011, 6:19 pm

Father's Day 2011

Father's Day 2011
A Father to the Fatherless
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 1, 2011, 6:50 pm

Well, Well, Well

Well, Well, Well
The wells of genesis
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 31, 2011, 12:05 pm

Too much for too little

Too much for too little
Esau sells his birthright - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 22, 2011, 8:24 am

Taking it to the next Generation

Taking it to the next Generation
A Wife for Isaac - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 18, 2011, 10:05 am

Abraham - Born to touch the other side

Abraham - Born to touch the other side
Chris Rowney - song Lucas Bartlett
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 7, 2011, 10:00 pm

Abraham's Test

Abraham's Test
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 31, 2011, 4:06 pm

Giving all You've Got

Giving all You've Got
Lessons from some oil, pebbles and bread rolls - Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 25, 2011, 2:36 pm

Abraham - Blessed to be a Blessing

Abraham - Blessed to be a Blessing
Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 24, 2011, 11:50 am

The Covenant with Noah

The Covenant with Noah
Steve Brown
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 15, 2011, 11:48 am

Made in the Image of God

Made in the Image of God
John Hannotte
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 7, 2011, 11:48 am

Colossians2011 6 Wrestling with Prayer

Colossians2011 6 Wrestling with Prayer
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 26, 2011, 4:18 pm

Colossians2011 5 A declaration of Interdependence

Colossians2011 5 A declaration of Interdependence
Our mutual repsonsibilities
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 5, 2011, 8:28 pm

Colossians2011 4 Fashion to die for...

Colossians2011 4 Fashion to die for...
Put off the old clothes, and clothe yourself with Christ
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 22, 2011, 6:18 pm

Colossians2011 3 - Religion or Faith?

Colossians2011 3 - Religion or Faith?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 15, 2011, 4:41 pm

Colossians2011 2 - The Image of God

Colossians2011 2 - The Image of God
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 8, 2011, 4:41 pm

Colossians2011 1 - the will of God

Colossians2011 1 - the will of God
Paul calls himself "an Apostle of Christ by the will of God" - what is God's will for you?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 1, 2011, 7:49 pm

Easter Sunday 2011

Easter Sunday 2011
Why the cross and the manger meet...
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 24, 2011, 6:07 pm

Healing Prayer - authority and surrender

Healing Prayer - authority and surrender
Praying for healing with faith, hope and love.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 20, 2011, 5:53 pm

Spiritual Warfare Prayer

Spiritual Warfare Prayer
overcome evil with good
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 27, 2011, 4:26 pm

Contemplative Prayer

Contemplative Prayer
How can we pray without ceasing? What is meditating on the word?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 20, 2011, 4:50 pm

Unanswered Prayer

Unanswered Prayer
5th in a series on prayer
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 13, 2011, 8:44 pm

Intercession

Intercession
4th in a series o nprayer
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 13, 2011, 2:07 pm

Petition

Petition
3rd in a series on prayer
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 27, 2011, 2:07 pm

Confession Prayer

Confession Prayer
Forgive us our sins as we forgive those who sin against us
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 20, 2011, 7:51 pm

Adoration Prayer

Adoration Prayer
Part 1 in a series on Prayer by Chris Rowney
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 15, 2011, 9:51 am

Suffering

Suffering
Associate Pastor Steve Brown addresses the question of Suffering
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 6, 2011, 8:43 pm

3D Christian

3D Christian
In Up and Out - Christ with us, Christ in us, Christ through us
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 16, 2011, 6:14 pm

1 Timothy 1

1 Timothy 1
Associate Pastor Steve Brown
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 14, 2011, 8:43 pm

Baptism2010

Baptism2010
Salisbury Cathedral's font used to illustrate the symbolism of Baptism - with testimonies from those being Baptised
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 21, 2010, 9:37 pm

Parable Sower 2010

Parable Sower 2010
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 21, 2010, 9:37 pm

Parable of the Talents

Parable of the Talents
Matthew 25:14-30
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 22, 2010, 5:18 pm

The Prodigal Son

The Prodigal Son
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 18, 2010, 6:03 pm

Parable of the Lost Coin & Lost Sheep

Parable of the Lost Coin & Lost Sheep
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 7, 2010, 6:03 pm

The Parable of the Two Sons

The Parable of the Two Sons
Matthew 21:28-32
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 1, 2010, 6:39 am

Treasure in Field

Treasure in Field
The Parable of the Treasure in the Field & The Pearl of Great Price
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 25, 2010, 7:51 pm

Lessons from a Trip to England

Lessons from a Trip to England
Some observations from Pastor Chris' Rowney's Sabbatical Trip
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 25, 2010, 7:51 pm

Psalm 139 A life in God's hands

Psalm 139 A life in God's hands
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 28, 2010, 4:10 pm

From Little Things Sermon

From Little Things Sermon
a baby dedication sermon
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 20, 2010, 6:15 pm

1 John 5:21 Keep yourself from idols

1 John 5:21 Keep yourself from idols
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 13, 2010, 5:53 pm

1 John 5:13-20 Assurance

1 John 5:13-20 Assurance
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 7, 2010, 7:52 pm

1 John 5:6-12 Steve Brown

1 John 5:6-12 Steve Brown
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 7, 2010, 7:52 pm

1 John 4:11-5:5 Four tests of love

1 John 4:11-5:5 Four tests of love
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 23, 2010, 5:30 pm

1 John 4:7-19 Show Me Love

1 John 4:7-19 Show Me Love
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 9, 2010, 7:27 pm

1 John 4:1-6 Greater is He that is in you

1 John 4:1-6 Greater is He that is in you
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 5, 2010, 2:08 pm

1 John 2:28 - 3:2 How Great Is God's Love

1 John 2:28 - 3:2 How Great Is God's Love
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 11, 2010, 3:48 pm

1 John 2:18-27 Counterfeits

1 John 2:18-27 Counterfeits
John warns against false teaching.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 14, 2010, 9:00 pm

1 John 2:15-17 Do not love the World

1 John 2:15-17 Do not love the World
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 8, 2010, 9:23 am

1 John 1:8 - 2:2 Sin & Confession

1 John 1:8 - 2:2 Sin & Confession
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 23, 2010, 2:42 pm

1 John 1:5-7 Light & Darkness

1 John 1:5-7 Light & Darkness
What is walking in the light?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 20, 2010, 6:41 pm

1 John 1:1-4 - This Joy that I Have

1 John 1:1-4 - This Joy that I Have
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 7, 2010, 7:52 pm

GPS Bible Sermon

GPS Bible Sermon
Where are You going? How are you planning to get there?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 3, 2010, 4:08 pm

Members of one body

Members of one body
1 Corinthians 12:12-31
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 24, 2010, 3:57 pm

Consume o rCreate?

Consume o rCreate?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 17, 2010, 5:33 pm

Who is this man?

Who is this man?
How do we answer this question asked about Jesus.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 3, 2010, 9:11 pm

The Boy Jesus at the Temple

The Boy Jesus at the Temple
Maintaining the wonder of Christmas - the ordinary and extraordinary
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 27, 2009, 4:00 pm

Ephesians16 Pray as the Spirit Leads

Ephesians16 Pray as the Spirit Leads
Ephesians 6:18 - Pray in the Spirit
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 6, 2009, 9:10 pm

Ephesians15 The Armour of God

Ephesians15 The Armour of God
Ephesians 6:10-17
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 29, 2009, 6:43 pm

Ephesians14 Love & Respect

Ephesians14 Love & Respect
Ephesians 5:18-33 Ephesians 5:18-33 - loosely based on "Love & Respect" by Emerson Eggerich
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 22, 2009, 3:34 pm

Ephesians13a Making the most of opportunities

Ephesians13a Making the most of opportunities
Ephesians 5:15-20
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 16, 2009, 4:09 pm

Ephesians12 Being a Child Bride Ephesians Chapter 5

Ephesians12 Being a Child Bride Ephesians Chapter 5
Ephesians12 Being a Child Bride Ephesians Chapter 5
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 8, 2009, 6:11 pm

Ephesians11 Putting things off

Ephesians11 Putting things off
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 1, 2009, 2:53 pm

How we got the English Bible

How we got the English Bible
A brief history of Tyndale's New Testament
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 25, 2009, 6:51 pm

Ephesians10 Living Truth in Love

Ephesians10 Living Truth in Love
Ephesians 4:1-16
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 18, 2009, 2:14 pm

Ephesians09 Equipping the Saints

Ephesians09 Equipping the Saints
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 27, 2009, 7:11 pm

Ephesians08 Unity not Uniformity

Ephesians08 Unity not Uniformity
Learning from lego how we are built into the Body of Christ
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 27, 2009, 5:54 pm

Psalm 19

Psalm 19
Declaring the GLlry of God, in the Heavens, and in our Hearts
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 16, 2009, 11:45 am

Fathersday09

Fathersday09
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 7, 2009, 9:07 pm

Cambodia Trip Report

Cambodia Trip Report
Where are you called to be a Missionary?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 2, 2009, 8:39 am

Ephesians07 God who is able

Ephesians07 God who is able
Ephesians 3:14-4:1 - Unlimited Growth and Service
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 2, 2009, 4:37 pm

Ephesians06 Mystery in the Church

Ephesians06 Mystery in the Church
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 26, 2009, 3:18 pm

Ephesians05 Built into God's Dwelling

Ephesians05 Built into God's Dwelling
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 19, 2009, 5:24 pm

Ephesians04 God's Workmanship

Ephesians04 God's Workmanship
Ephesians 2:10
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 28, 2009, 4:14 pm

Ephesians03 By Grace you are saved

Ephesians03 By Grace you are saved
Ephesians 2:1-10
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 21, 2009, 5:36 pm

Ephesians02 Spirit of Revelation

Ephesians02 Spirit of Revelation
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 14, 2009, 8:28 pm

Ephesians01 In Him

Ephesians01 In Him
Where do you live? Paul would have us answer "in Him"
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 7, 2009, 6:10 pm

Meals with Jesus 5 - Fasting

Meals with Jesus 5 - Fasting
Giving up something good, for the sake of something better
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 1, 2009, 7:50 am

Meals with Jesus 4 - Communion

Meals with Jesus 4 - Communion
The Eucharist, Lord's Supper, Communion. We give it names, but it is merely a tradition or much more?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 17, 2009, 6:09 pm

Meals with Jesus 3 - Pride & Humility

Meals with Jesus 3 - Pride & Humility
Meals with Jesus 3 - Pride & Humility
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 3, 2009, 6:56 pm

Meals with Jesus 2 - Forgiven

Meals with Jesus 2 - Forgiven
Luke 7: 39-50 at a meal hosted in Simon the Pharisee's House a woman bring a jar of perfume and breaks it over Jesus feet.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 26, 2009, 8:19 pm

Meals with Jesus 1 - The Wedding at Cana

Meals with Jesus 1 - The Wedding at Cana
We learn something of Gods desire to bring transformation in our lives by this 'first of Jesus' signs' at the wedding in Cana
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 29, 2009, 6:04 pm

Christian Intent - Relationships

Christian Intent - Relationships
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 8, 2009, 5:16 pm

Managing Money with Christian Intent

Managing Money with Christian Intent
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 1, 2009, 10:23 pm

Vision & Values

Vision & Values
We should make sure our vision, is always values driven - part of the Christian Intent sermon series
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 22, 2009, 7:32 pm

Praying with Christian Intent

Praying with Christian Intent
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 17, 2009, 10:28 am

Content or Intent?

Content or Intent?
Living a life of Christian Intent
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 2, 2009, 11:02 am

God Knows

God Knows
God knowing all that we face, plus all that we think feel and do can bring comfort but also fear and shame - how do we deal with that?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 26, 2009, 2:03 pm

Going to a Party

Going to a Party
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 18, 2009, 6:37 pm

The Escape to Egypt

The Escape to Egypt
Jospeph has a part to play - also Poverty, Refugees and the Oppressed
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 28, 2008, 4:45 pm

The dedication of Jesus - Simeon and Anna

The dedication of Jesus - Simeon and Anna
Destiny and Purpose
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 22, 2008, 7:07 pm

Why all the fuss about a baby?

Why all the fuss about a baby?
Why the baby in a manger is so important to Christianity
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 16, 2008, 8:17 pm

Journeys of Life 9 - Map - FreshBread

Journeys of Life 9 - Map - FreshBread
What is - How we got - and Why we have the Bible
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 16, 2008, 8:17 pm

Receiving Gifts

Receiving Gifts
Tis the season for giving, but receiving is important too!
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 13, 2008, 8:17 pm

Journeys of Life 8 Moral Compass

Journeys of Life 8 Moral Compass
Atheist ads on buses say "why believe in a god - just be good for goodness sake". But who gets to decide what is good, and why?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 1, 2008, 4:28 pm

Bread Rolls and Pebbles

Bread Rolls and Pebbles
God doesn't ask us to bring all that is needed to meet the needs of the world, but he does ask us to bring what we have.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 23, 2008, 5:18 pm

Journeys of Life 7 Are we there yet?

Journeys of Life 7 Are we there yet?
Don't go on the trip but miss out on the adventure.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 23, 2008, 5:18 pm

Journeys of Life 6 Souvenirs

Journeys of Life 6 Souvenirs
Joshua 4 - an aid to remembering what God has done
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 10, 2008, 7:41 pm

It all goes back in the box!

It all goes back in the box!
Luke 12:13-34 - THe rich fool and his barns!
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 2, 2008, 5:37 pm

Journeys of Life 5 Long dark night of the soul

Journeys of Life 5 Long dark night of the soul
Does God sometimes seem far away?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 19, 2008, 6:28 pm

Journeys of Life 4 Baptism

Journeys of Life 4 Baptism
Many churches baptise at different times and in different ways - but what is at the heart of it all?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 12, 2008, 7:12 pm

Journeys of Life 3 The Way

Journeys of Life 3 The Way
Jesus, the Way Out, In and Through - and the Only Way to the Father
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 28, 2008, 3:44 pm

Journeys of life 2 - Heaven

Journeys of life 2 - Heaven
What is Heaven Like?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 7, 2008, 5:04 pm

Any Questions?

Any Questions?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 1, 2008, 1:48 pm

Journey of Life 1 - Starting Out

Journey of Life 1 - Starting Out
Destiny implies a destination - but any trip must begin with us knowing where we start from.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 31, 2008, 5:41 pm

Something Missing

Something Missing
Do we live life with something missing?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 17, 2008, 6:54 pm

2 Peter Sermon 8 Love

2 Peter Sermon 8 Love
Storge, the love of affection, Eros the love of attraction, Philia the love of connection, agape the love of choice. This sermon investigates adding agape love to our faith.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 10, 2008, 6:55 pm

2 Peter Sermon 7 Friendship

2 Peter Sermon 7 Friendship
What kind of love causes us to grow in friendship - Philos the love of connection
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 3, 2008, 6:47 pm

2 Peter Sermon 6 Godliness

2 Peter Sermon 6 Godliness
Godliness is explained as 'Good Worship' Romans 12:1-2
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 27, 2008, 3:53 pm

2 Peter Sermon 5 Endurance

2 Peter Sermon 5 Endurance
Perseverance is the mark of True Faith - What must we endure, why and How?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 20, 2008, 6:37 pm

2 Peter 1 Sermon 4 Self Control

2 Peter 1 Sermon 4 Self Control
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 29, 2008, 6:45 pm

2 Peter 1 Sermon 3 Knowledge

2 Peter 1 Sermon 3 Knowledge
Word or Spirit, heart or Head? Why do some Christians denigrate the mind when the Bible tells us to add to our faith with knowledge?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 23, 2008, 9:48 am

2 Peter 1 Sermon 2 Goodness

2 Peter 1 Sermon 2 Goodness
Make every effort to add goodness - why does the church talk about morality?. 2 Peter 1:5-7
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 16, 2008, 5:38 pm

2 Peter 1 Sermon 1 Faith

2 Peter 1 Sermon 1 Faith
Make every effort to add to your faith - first let's begin by seeing just what faith is. 2 Peter 1:5-7
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 16, 2008, 5:36 pm

The Wise and Foolish Builders

The Wise and Foolish Builders
Matthew 7:15-29
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 1, 2008, 5:34 pm

25th Anniversary Sermon

25th Anniversary Sermon
Founding Pastor James Baker
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 25, 2008, 5:34 pm

A Loving God

A Loving God
“9 This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.” 1 John 4:9, NIV.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 19, 2008, 8:20 am

Pentecost 2008

Pentecost 2008
5 marks of a "pentecostal' church
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 18, 2008, 9:50 pm

Holy!

Holy!
Reclaiming 'Holy' from Batman & Robin!
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 22, 2008, 11:29 am

Easter Sunday 08

Easter Sunday 08
The Stone's Been Rolled Away
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 23, 2008, 3:13 pm

PalmSunday2008

PalmSunday2008
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 16, 2008, 7:06 pm

Blind Spots

Blind Spots
Imagine being blind? Well each of us is blind - and often to our own sin.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 9, 2008, 7:38 pm

Dangers, Toils and Snares

Dangers, Toils and Snares
This is the last sermon in the series on Acts
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 5, 2008, 8:18 am

Change the World

Change the World
Do you want to spend your life selling sugar water, or do you want to change the world?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 26, 2008, 9:23 am

Acts Ch 23

Acts Ch 23
Paul is on trial for his hope in the Resurrection.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 17, 2008, 6:22 pm

Acts Chapter 19

Acts Chapter 19
Man made Gods are not Gods at all - so Paul told the Ephesians and a riot ensued. But do we still have any idols?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 10, 2008, 7:26 pm

A Living Faith

A Living Faith
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 3, 2008, 8:43 pm

Can God speak through a cell phone?

Can God speak through a cell phone?
Last year I felt God showed me something in an SMS
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 27, 2008, 9:30 pm

Looking at the unseen

Looking at the unseen
You are more familiar with seeing the unseen than you might think.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 21, 2008, 1:36 pm

How you look effects how you feel!

How you look effects how you feel!
What would change if we really did turn our eyes upon jesus?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 7, 2008, 3:42 pm

Star of Bethlehem

Star of Bethlehem
What star sign are you? - This message asks and explores an answer
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 26, 2007, 5:38 pm

Apostles' Creed - How - I Believe

Apostles' Creed - How - I Believe
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 9, 2007, 9:48 pm

Apostles' Creed Who - the Church

Apostles' Creed Who - the Church
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 4, 2007, 8:08 am

Creed - he will come again

Creed - he will come again
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 26, 2007, 6:49 pm

Why did Jesus die?

Why did Jesus die?
Still working through statements in the Apostle's creed this asks why did Jesus do what Jesus did?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 18, 2007, 7:08 pm

Who part 3 - Jesus

Who part 3 - Jesus
Is Jesus really God and Man, why is this important to Christian belief?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 12, 2007, 9:49 pm

Who part 2 - Trinity

Who part 2 - Trinity
Who is God - how can Father, Son and Spirit all be one God? What does begotten mean?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 4, 2007, 8:53 pm

Who 1

Who 1
Who is God?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 28, 2007, 9:26 pm

Apostles' Creed

Apostles' Creed
An introduction to a series on belief - Who , What, When, Where & Why
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 22, 2007, 5:56 pm

Praying for Healing with Authority and Surrender

Praying for Healing with Authority and Surrender
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 14, 2007, 3:55 pm

Motivational Gifts Romans 12:6-8

Motivational Gifts Romans 12:6-8
We may have a mix of these gifts that help shape our personality - but we can learn not only our strengths but our weaknesses from these.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 7, 2007, 2:23 pm

The Parable of the Sower

The Parable of the Sower
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 25, 2007, 8:52 am

Add on or Add Up

Add on or Add Up
Do we live for future fulfilment, or do we count our present blessings?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 16, 2007, 5:48 pm

Acts 14 "What about those who have never heard"

Acts 14 "What about those who have never heard"
This question is asked a lot - can this portion of Acts hint at an answer?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 9, 2007, 5:41 pm

Father's Day (Australia) 2007

Father's Day (Australia) 2007
What can I get Dad for Father's Day? - Ever asked yourself that question - so did the Psalmist thousands of years ago in Psalm 116:12.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 2, 2007, 5:58 pm

Lessons from a Lighthouse Part 2

Lessons from a Lighthouse Part 2
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 27, 2007, 5:57 pm

Lessons from a Lighthouse Part 1

Lessons from a Lighthouse Part 1
Leading up to TCF's Annual General Meeting we discuss how hard Robert Stevenson worked to build the Bell Rock Lighthouse- and what lessons we might learn from that in building a 'lightouse; of our own as a Church
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 20, 2007, 9:21 am

Acts 12 Angels?

Acts 12 Angels?
What can we say about Angels?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 15, 2007, 9:33 pm

Living for a Cause

Living for a Cause
William Wilberforce & the Abolition of Slavery
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 30, 2007, 7:13 pm

Fear & Courage

Fear & Courage
Barnabas as an example for us to follow!
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 1, 2007, 9:33 pm

Lead us not into Temptation

Lead us not into Temptation
In Mark Jesus warns us that if our hand causes us to sin, it is better enter life maimed, than be out of God's presence with 2 hands! Recently a man cut off his leg with a pocket knife to free himself and live, 3 years ago a hiker cut off his own arm - why are we reluctant to cut out of our lives the things that rob us of God's life?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 24, 2007, 10:00 pm

Acts# 10 - Chapter 9 Paul - Call & Conversion

Acts# 10 - Chapter 9 Paul - Call & Conversion
Interrupted on the way, has God ever broken in on your life to bring a change of direction?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 15, 2007, 9:44 am

Acts #9 Philip & Baptism

Acts #9 Philip & Baptism
More about Philip and personal evangelism, and the response of Baptism
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 4, 2007, 4:51 pm

true2life thanks

true2life thanks
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 23, 2007, 9:47 pm

Dawkins - God Delusion Comments

Dawkins - God Delusion Comments
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 20, 2007, 8:58 pm

Acts 8 - Philip

Acts 8 - Philip
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 20, 2007, 8:58 pm

Mother's Day 07

Mother's Day 07
A quick look at some Mothers in the Bible, ending with TImothy's Mother and Grandmother, and how they can inspire us to pass on our faith
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 13, 2007, 5:35 pm

Stillness

Stillness
Jesus took time for stillness and solitude - how can we integrate them into our lives?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 9, 2007, 11:12 am

An Aboriginal Visual Bible Story

An Aboriginal Visual Bible Story
Norm & Karen Roberts, with Warlpiri church leaders Japangardi' and his wife, 'Napaljarri' who are workers supported by TCF visited this weekend, and this is a portion of their talk - with the illustration they used as a short video.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 30, 2007, 3:23 pm

Worship Together

Worship Together
6th of the 40 days of community messages
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 21, 2007, 1:35 pm

Fellowship Together

Fellowship Together
3rd of the 40 Days of Community messages
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 20, 2007, 1:35 pm

Doubt

Doubt
Thomas is famous for doubt - but can doubt co-exist with faith, what about trust?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 16, 2007, 1:20 pm

It Is Finished - looking both ways

It Is Finished - looking both ways
Jesus words 'It is finished' can be understood as looking both backwards, AND forwards!
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 13, 2007, 9:19 am

Working Together

Working Together
Are the credits at the end of the movie really one of the most important parts? What about Romans 16! Looks at how we work better together.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: March 22, 2007, 3:02 pm

Reaching out

Reaching out
Second in the 40 Days of Community Series
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 28, 2007, 9:54 pm

Better Together

Better Together
40 Days of Community sermon 1 - why the Lone Ranger even knew he was 'better together' and what we might learn from animals about how community is best for Christians.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 24, 2007, 8:55 pm

Heart o fWorship Sermon

Heart o fWorship Sermon
Find out what pleases the lord. Matt redman's song is the starting point for this sermon on enjoying, and being enjoyed by God 8fps
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: February 12, 2007, 8:13 am

Love Covers

Love Covers
1 peter 4:8 Love covers a multitude of sins. how? Is it swept under the carpet, (rug) no -listen to learn how God wants us to treat each other and why!
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 28, 2007, 10:05 pm

As for me and my house we will serve the Lord

As for me and my house we will serve the Lord
Joshua 24:15 is a well known part of the bible - using Brian Doerksen's song 'today' we look at what it means to make this choice ourselves.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: January 22, 2007, 7:09 pm

End of Year from TCF

End of Year from TCF
Acknowledgment of first year of podcasts from TCF
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 15, 2006, 10:47 pm

Life - Virtual or Real?

Life - Virtual or Real?
1 Timothy 6:19 talks about "the life that is truly life". Some people spend time in virtual reality, games like second life, or the sims, and neglect real life, but is our life 'really' the life that is truly life - or is there more?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: December 12, 2006, 11:10 am

Acts#7 Stephen & Service

Acts#7 Stephen & Service
Could seven men serving by distributing food to widows really be a key event in the life of the early church? Listen and discover!
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 26, 2006, 9:55 pm

Acts 6 the Full Gospel

Acts 6 the Full Gospel
Might the Gospel we are living be less than complete?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 19, 2006, 7:41 pm

Draw the line 2

Draw the line 2
Where do we draw the line on how we speak, what we watch and whether we drink alcohol? Some helps on making wise choices. Part 3 in 3 parts on Measuring up, and drawing the line
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: November 5, 2006, 3:30 pm

DrawtheLine 1a

DrawtheLine 1a
Using the 'ruler' from last weeks message, where do we draw the line on Christians and sex, greed and gambling?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 23, 2006, 3:02 pm

Measuring Up - Right & Wrong?

Measuring Up - Right & Wrong?
Using real world examples of accuracy and measurement, discusses moral relativism and ethics. Part 1 of 2 parts - next week, drawing the line - how to use our measure of right and wrong to guide our choices in life.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: October 15, 2006, 7:26 pm

Father to the Fatherless - being lonely Psalm 68:5-6

Father to the Fatherless - being lonely Psalm 68:5-6
So many are lonely in today's society - we can be a loving family for them. Psalm 68:5 tells us that God is a father to the fatherless, a lover of widows and one who sets the lonely in families.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: September 4, 2006, 5:42 pm

Acts 2:1-12 Filled with the Holy Spirit

Acts 2:1-12 Filled with the Holy Spirit
The disciples were filled with the Holy Spirit, an experience with a purpose.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 20, 2006, 9:22 pm

Acts 1:1-8 Word, Spirit & WItness

Acts 1:1-8 Word, Spirit & WItness
Acts continues to tell us about what Jesus began to DO and TEACH (Acts 1:1-8). The dual emphasis of word and spirit should shape our Christian lives, as it did the first century believers. Also a strong challenge to live as witnesses right here and now.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: August 14, 2006, 3:07 pm

Proof of Identity

Proof of Identity
We are asked again and again to provide proof of our identity, but if we had to, how would we prove our identity as Christians?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 17, 2006, 6:54 pm

Change My Heart O God

Change My Heart O God
A simple sentence, can we pray it and mean it, what does it mean anyway?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 9, 2006, 6:27 pm

PuttingPrayerTogether

PuttingPrayerTogether
Last in a series on Prayer - overview of previous weeks covering saying and listening prayers, unanswered prayers and praying like the Apostles
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: July 2, 2006, 2:20 pm

Consequences

Consequences
Like a row of dominoes, things we do, good OR bad have consequences, Using the Honda COG ad as an illustration of little things leading to amazing end results this message has been very popular.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 13, 2006, 9:26 pm

Pray the prayers of the New Testament

Pray the prayers of the New Testament
Do you ever wonder how to say more than "Lord Bless Fred and Mary"? See how to pray like the early church.. Acts 1:14, 2 Thessalonians 1:11, Romans 8:1-10, Ephesians 1:17-19 and 3:16-19.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: June 4, 2006, 2:57 pm

UnansweredPrayer

UnansweredPrayer
Why are prayers unanswered - the answer may NOT be what you think. Mark 11:24, John 14:13, 1 John 5:14 seem like false advertising! Ephesians 6: 12 Third in a series on prayer.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 28, 2006, 9:56 pm

DaVinciCode

DaVinciCode
Dan Brown's Da Vinci Code suggests that the church and Christianity is based on error, or worse, an outright lie. What is the real basis for the Gospels in the New Testament, and the belief that Jesus is God?
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 22, 2006, 12:01 am

What is Heaven Like Video

What is Heaven Like Video
Jumping off from a Lord Of The Ring Return Of The King clip about what life after death is like, this presentation discusses what we learn about Heaven from the Bible and Christian teaching.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: May 2, 2006, 8:52 pm

To Be List

To Be List
We make 'to do' lists, but God is more interested in our 'to be' list. be filled with the Spirit, and be perfect (mature). From Galatians and the beatitudes.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 23, 2006, 4:02 pm

WorshipUPnINvideo

WorshipUPnINvideo
Worship Directions - approaching God is a movement up and in. Part 1 of a three part series see audio also at us.tcfnet.org.au/mp3s/tcfrss2html.php
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 20, 2006, 11:41 am

Easter400

Easter400
Short presentation (no audio) of the easter message with images.
Speaker: Christopher Rowney
Posted: April 19, 2006, 10:32 am