Risen Indeed – 1st Corinthians 15:12-26

  Easter means the resurrection of Jesus from the dead – a real event in real history. If it were not a real event it may inspire but could never really help us. Through that event, God gave a real answer to real problems. And so it gives us hope; hope in our...

A Sacrifice and a Priest – Leviticus 9

    Will God forgive us just because… well, because? Can we just approach God on our own? Rather than taking it for granted we ought to ask whether we should presume like that. The good news is that there is a way for us to come to God, a way that He himself...

Ain’t No Sacrifice? – Leviticus 2-6

      We may wonder, as modern people, what all the sacrifices in the Old Testament were for? Maybe the blood turns us off. Perhaps we think we don’t need them. In fact, we need an even greater sacrifice.  Sermon by Steve Swan from the 13th of March,...

Who May Draw Near? – Leviticus 1

  We may assume we’re close to God. Or we may think we’re far away. But what would we do if God moved in next door to us? Who could go and knock on his door? Leviticus, a book foreign even to many Bible readers, shows what was required to draw near to God. And we...