Sermons from 2023 (Page 2)

Everyone in the image of God (Phil Sproul)

Phil Sproul shared a message about how everyone is made in the image of God. While we are often confused about the value of people who are different than us, we understand that everyone is loved by God and in need of his salvation. In heaven we will find people from every tribe, nation and language. These truths help us realise how we should live and how we should treat people each day. Connect with us anytime at

Scott Darlow at The Lakes Church

Scott Darlow was our guest on Sunday 8th October. Scott is a passionate Indigenous activist, regularly speaking across Australia about his indigenous culture, Australian history, racial tolerance, harmony and important social matters. He is also a versatile singer-songwriter, guitarist, and didgeridoo player who has sold more than 50,000 albums worldwide and has extensively toured Australia, Asia and the USA. Connect with us anytime at All music used by permission (CCLI #67413 and #491511).

Pass on your faith (Kate Cathcart)

As we reach the end of Elijah’s life, we see the passing of his prophetic responsibility to Elisha. This week highlights the mentoring and legacy of Elijah, showing us the importance of equipping each next generation for ministry. We’ll explore the power of investing in others and leaving a lasting impact for God’s Kingdom. Connect with us anytime at

When your faith falters (Jireh Scheurwater)

In this week of vulnerability, we encounter a different side of Elijah. After a triumphant victory, he faces fear, doubt, and discouragement. God tenderly ministers to Elijah’s needs and restores his faith. Even strong believers can experience moments of weakness, but God remains faithful. How can we find God in times of doubt and discouragement? Connect with us anytime at

Keep away from idols (Geoff Snook)

Jump into one of Elijah’s most iconic moments as he confronts the prophets of Baal. Through this dramatic showdown we learn valuable lessons about the dangers of idolatry and the power of unwavering faith in God. Connect with us anytime at

Depend on God in impossible situations (Laura Snook)

Follow Elijah’s story as he meets a struggling widow and witnesses God’s miraculous provision. We’ll explore the power of depending on God’s faithfulness and being obedient to his voice, even when faced with an impossible situation. 1 Kings 17:8-16 Connect with us anytime at

Stand strong (Laura Snook)

Explore Elijah’s dramatic entrance onto the biblical stage. Discover how God called him to stand up and deliver a challenging message to King Ahab. His unwavering faith inspires us to stand firm in the face of opposition and trust in God’s provision even in the most challenging circumstances. 1 Kings 17:1-7. Connect with us anytime at

Layers (with Simon Ward from Compassion)

Simon Ward was our guest speaker today, bringing an update from Compassion and a message titled ‘Layers’. As followers of Jesus, let’s put on compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. If you would like to sponsor a child with Compassion in our partner projects in the Philippines, you can follow this link: Connect with us anytime at

One minute after you die – heaven or hell? (Geoff Snook)

What is hell like? Is it really all that bad? Is it real at all? Do all people go to heaven? How good do I have to be to make it to heaven? If the afterlife lasts for an eternity, won’t I get bored? Discover the truth behind common myths about heaven, hell and the afterlife, and why accepting salvation means more than just being saved from an eternity in hell. Discussion Guide Week 2 – Heaven or hell? What…

One minute after you die – is there life after death? (Geoff Snook)

Is there life after death? In the first part of this series, we’ll explore the three things that happen when our life on this earth is done. The third thing might be the toughest to grasp—we’ll all face judgment, but who does the judging, and what will we be judged on? Your afterlife is dependent on the life you live now. If you’d like to join the reading plan for the next 6 days, join us at Discussion Guide…