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Miracles.

Do they even happen any more? Can we believe this in a scientific age?

In the New Testament, a 'miracle' is primarily understood not as 'God breaking the laws of nature' but as 'a sign pointing to the identity and power of Jesus.' We place our faith not in the miraculous events themselves, but the One they point to.

And yes, miracles really do still happen. Even today. God continues to bring people from death to life through the power of the risen Jesus - in both physical and spiritual ways.

This sermon can be used with:

It was preached on Sunday April 21st at Sunday Night at St John's.

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What is worth living for?

What is worth dying for?

What's worth fighting for, and what's not worth fighting against? These questions are ones that all of us ask, at some time or other.

Peter, Jesus' disciple, had very different answers to these questions before Easter and after Easter. The resurrection of  Jesus transformed and renewed him. The life-giving power of the risen Jesus can also transform our answers to those important questions.

This sermon can be used in conjunction with the Prezi zooming visuals found at this link.

It was preached on Sunday April 7th at Sunday Night at St John's.

Enjoy!

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