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Jesus is better - Series wrap up

Jesus is better

Bruce recaps the series we've just been through and asks us to think again about oor plan of how we will become the person we want to be.

  • Date: 11 November 2018
  • Speaker: Bruce Fraser

One Off - I'm glad you asked that

One Off

We have a visit from Dr Bob Robinson, and he gives us a framework on how to listen and answer people's questions effectively.

  • Date: 04 November 2018
  • Speaker: Dr Bob Robinson

Jesus is better - Run as if to win the prize

Jesus is better

In the last part of our series Bruce talks about the importance of having a plan. He asks are we who we want to be, and if now, what is our plan to become who we want to be ?

  • Date: 28 October 2018
  • Speaker: Bruce Fraser

Jesus is better - God always has a plan

Jesus is better

This is Joe's last sermon so he recaps some important times in Rechurch's history and how God has proven to us that he has a plan for us and has stepped in many times along the way.

  • Date: 21 October 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - Hall of Faith

Jesus is better

In his letter to the Hebrews, Paul talks about many people who came before us and lived out their faith, but how hard must that have been for them, some didn't even see the promise fufilled in their lifetime.

  • Date: 14 October 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - He has gone before us

Jesus is better

Jesus has gone before us and has fixed the problem of sin, but howcome life is still hard for us ?

  • Date: 07 October 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - Standing up and sitting down

Jesus is better

Joe talks about a part in Hebrews where there is an important distinction between priest having to stand up to do their work while God is able to sit. Seems a little odd, but take a listen to find out why this is so important.

  • Date: 30 September 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - A Better Sacrifice

Jesus is better

A really big part of the New Covenant is that there was a perfect sacrifice - it was the only sacrifice that could pay for all our debt, once and for all.

  • Date: 16 September 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - The New Covenant

Jesus is better

Jesus is better, but so is the new system that he has provided, have a listen and see if you think the New Covenant is better than the old one.

  • Date: 9 September 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - Jesus is the Priest

Jesus is better

Jesus is the a better Priest than all others in the Old Testament, so does that mean that the Old Testament is worthless ? Joe talks about this today.

  • Date: 2 September 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - God's Everlasting Promise

Jesus is better

God gives us a strong and everlasting promise, it's like an anchor that we can pin our hopes to.

  • Date: 26 August 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - Salvation

Jesus is better

Joe poses the question, can a christian lose their salvation ? We take a look at the Bible and see what it has to say.

  • Date: 19 August 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - Solid Food

Jesus is better

As christians we need to be regularly in our Bibles. This week the scripture talks about milk vs solid foods and immature christians vs mature christians. We also have a panel who shares tips that helped them.

  • Date: 12 August 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - We need a lawyer

Jesus is better

Joe talks about a courtroom situation and how Jesus acts as our lawyer, as our mediator standing between us and God.

  • Date: 5 August 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - Guard your heart

Jesus is better

We've talked in the past about protecting our hearts from evil ways, but today Joe talks about another thing that can happen to our hearts ... they can become hardened.

  • Date: 29 July 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - Dig deeper

Jesus is better

Joe uses the Lion King to talk about how Jesus is better and that we should not be content with the status quo.

  • Date: 22 July 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - Angels in the Outfield

Jesus is better

We look at some classic depictions of angels in current and past culture and read about God placing us above the angels.

  • Date: 15 July 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Jesus is better - Introduction to Hebrews

Jesus is better

Joe starts us off thinking about our own culture and some things that are different about us then uses that to frame up an introduction to the book of Hebrews ... which is actually a letter.

  • Date: 8 July 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

At The Movies(2018) - Oceans 8

At The Movies(2018)

This week we look at Oceans 8 and how it's the story of someone motivated by revenge. How does this relate to God's story in the Bible ? Have a listen and see.

  • Date: 01 July 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

At The Movies(2018) - Darkest Hour

At The Movies(2018)

What should we do when we find ourselves in battle with our enemy and it looks like we are slowly marching towards defeat ? Joe takes us through the movie Darkest hour and talks about other dark hours in the Churches past, and about what we can learn from them.

  • Date: 24 June 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

At The Movies(2018) - Gladiator

At The Movies(2018)

Joe talks about the Armour of God and uses Gladiator to illustrate the point, but what is the Armour of God and why do we need it ?

  • Date: 17 June 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

At The Movies(2018) - Mission Impossible 4 - Ghost Protocol

At The Movies(2018)

Looking at this movie and the concept of a hidden entity behind events, Joe uses this as a springboard to talk about spirirual warefare and the insibile war that we are all in.

  • Date: 10 June 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Re:Treat(2018) - Retreat - Sunday service

Re:Treat(2018)

Chad talks about how we can practically follow Jesus in our daily lives.

  • Date: 3 June 2018
  • Speaker: Chad Bacon

Re:Treat(2018) - Retreat - Sessions 1 & 2

Re:Treat(2018)

Chad talks about evaluating where our hearts lie, and talks about practical advice about how to view our Bible study and prayer life.

  • Date: 2 June 2018
  • Speaker: Chad Bacon

At The Movies(2018) - Avengers: Infinity War

At The Movies(2018)

Joe talks us through Avengers: Infinity war and the role of Thanos. He likens Thanos to satan, but with one exception...

  • Date: 27 May 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

One Off - I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians

One Off

We were lucky enough to have Mary Jo come and talk to us after the Confident Christianity Conference. She talks about her journey from and Atheist to a Christian, and how Christians didn't look like the ones she had read about in the New Testamant. She talks about how she avoid that same fate and asks us to honestly took at our lives, to make sure we don't make that same mistake.

  • Date: 20 May 2018
  • Speaker: Mary Jo sharp

At The Movies(2018) - Incredibles 2

At The Movies(2018)

What does it take to be an incredible family, not just a family, but an incredible one ? Join us today as Joe kicks off the At the Movies service this Sunday, starting with Incredibles 2.

  • Date: 13 May 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Interrupted - for Good

Interrupted

It seems hard to believe that interruptions could be a good thing, as we've learnt they can be devastating or at the very least extremely annoying. Listen to the final part of Joseph's story where we see how God used all the interruptions for the good of his people.

  • Date: 6 May 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Interrupted - by Dissapoinment

Interrupted

Joe talks about how life doesn't always pan out the way we think it will, and how we can trust that God being our Good Father is always there with us.

  • Date: 28 April 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Interrupted - by Injustice

Interrupted

We've been told that if we follow the rules, then everything should work out for us right ? Is that always true ? We talk about Joseph and how he was imprisioned for a crime he didn't commit.

  • Date: 21 April 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Interrupted - by Death

Interrupted

Bruce shares his story about dealing with loss in his own life. Death is inevitable so we need to think about how to deal with it when it does enter our lives.

  • Date: 15 April 2018
  • Speaker: Bruce Fraser

Interrupted - by Rejection

Interrupted

Take a trip back to the 90s and remember an interruption, that being said, we believe that in all situations God will rule any circumstance.

  • Date: 08 April 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

One Off - Easter Service 2018

One Off

Continuing on from where the Tenebrae service left off, we see what happened three days later, and why the Chrisitan faithe began that weekend.

  • Date: 01 April 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

One Off - Tenebrae Service 2018

One Off

Our first Tenebrae service (meaning shadow service) which focuses on the pain and disappointment Jesus felt in his final hours on this earth. This is a sombre service where we reflect on who we are and who Jesus was.

  • Date: 30 March 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Moved - Service

Moved

Joe talks about what service means for the Christian, the idea of doing most what you do best. God created us all with our own gifts and talents for us to use for his purposes.

  • Date: 25 March 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Moved - Sacrifice

Moved

What if God was one of us ? Well he was once, if you ever wanted to know what God dwelling with us would be like, then you need to hear this sermon.

  • Date: 18 March 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Moved - Rulekeepers

Moved

What makes a person good ? Would you say that law abiding citizens are good people ? Perhaps you're good if you follow the rules ? Or is it good enough to just look like you do ?

  • Date: 11 March 2018
  • Speaker: Bruce Fraser

Moved - A There they are church

Moved

We look at the example of Jesus healing a man, and consider two types of churches in this world, the 'here we are church' and the 'there they are church'.

  • Date: 04 March 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Fully Devoted - What is in your hand ?

Fully Devoted

Seems like an odd thing for God to say to Moses, but it was such a deep and meaningful question. Joe explains why God asked that and why God still asks that question today.

  • Date: 25 February 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Fully Devoted - Mark's NZ debut

Fully Devoted

Mark visits from Chicago and spends some time with us. He talks about who he and Dee are and how they started out their church, as well as offers some encourgement.

  • Date: 18 February 2018
  • Speaker: Mark Jobe

Fully Devoted - Joe sets the scene

Fully Devoted

Joe introduces us to the new series 'Fully devoted' and talks about what that actually means for us this year.

  • Date: 11 February 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

One Off - God as our Protector

One Off

Joe talks about God being our protector and compares him with ... a Volvo.

  • Date: 04 February 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

One Off - Interactive Prayer Service

One Off

We talk about prayer as well as how and why to do it. This is a different kind of service where we took some time to experiment with different ways of praying.

  • Date: 28 January 2018
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Awaken the Wonder - Awaken Christmas

Awaken the Wonder

This is it, the Christmas eve service ! A mix of story and songs.

  • Date: 24 December 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Awaken the Wonder - Awaken Joy

Awaken the Wonder

Today in the Christmas story, we hear about Joseph in particular and how hard things must have been for him.

  • Date: 17 December 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Awaken the Wonder - Awaken Peace

Awaken the Wonder

We focus in on Zechariah and Elizabeth, if it was not exciting enough that they finally get to have a baby, they are also let into some huge news.

  • Date: 10 December 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Awaken the Wonder - Awaken Hope

Awaken the Wonder

Starting out in the book of Isaiah, we see the promise given to God's people.

  • Date: 3 December 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

One Off - Interactive Family Service

One Off

This service is a little different. We kept the kids in and really changed up the service format. Feel free to listen along.

  • Date: 26 November 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Binge Watch - Downtown Abbey

Binge Watch

Joe talks about how God can heal relationships, and what it's like to be part of God's family.

  • Date: 19 November 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Binge Watch - Call the Midwife

Binge Watch

Joe talks about how we need to be just like the midwives in the show, to be dedicated and servant minded.

  • Date: 12 November 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Binge Watch - The Walking Dead

Binge Watch

Bruce tells us a story from the point of view of one of the characters from the show, he recounts their journey and talks about a book that offers comfort in the midst of chaos.

  • Date: 05 November 2017
  • Speaker: Bruce Fraser

Binge Watch - The Patriot

Binge Watch

Joe opens up the new series and talks about how The Patriot can help inspire us and draws parallels with 2nd Timothy.

  • Date: 31 October 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

It's not about the Polymer - You can't server two masters

It's not about the Polymer

Beginning with the story 'You are Mine' by Max Lucado, we take a look into Matthew 6 and ask the question, who's money is this anyway ?

  • Date: 15 October 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

It's not about the Polymer - Finding contentment in all situations

It's not about the Polymer

Ever thought, if only a had a little bit more money, that would solve my problems ... would it really fix things ? This week Bruce talks about this topic. A fellow Rechurcher (Stephen) talks about his journey.

  • Date: 08 October 2017
  • Speaker: Bruce Fraser

It's not about the Polymer - Sacrifice

It's not about the Polymer

Ever been given a gift where you'd say - it's the thought that counts ? Ever been given a gift that you couldn't even say that about ? Joe talks about our heart in our giving.

  • Date: 01 October 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

It's not about the Polymer - Perspective

It's not about the Polymer

Joe talks about how our perspective can influence our decision making process, particularly when it comes to financial ones.

  • Date: 24 September 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

It's not about the Polymer - What is the Polymer ?

It's not about the Polymer

Joe explains the crytpic series title and begs asks what we serve and what we use. He also sets his new record for longest sermon.

  • Date: 17 September 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Christian Atheist - I Believe In God, But Don't Trust Him Fully

Christian Atheist

In the final part of the Christian Atheiest series, Joe talks about the hardest part of the Christian life, giving God control of it.

  • Date: 10 September 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Christian Atheist - I Believe In God, But Don't Go Overboard

Christian Atheist

Joe takes us furthur into the Christian Atheiest series about the 'Lukewarm Christian' beginning with a tie in to Father's day with Batman...

  • Date: 03 September 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Christian Atheist - I Believe In God But Don't Fear Him

Christian Atheist

This week Joe taks about the Christian Atheist who believes in God but does not fear him.

  • Date: 27 August 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Christian Atheist - I Believe In God But Don't Know Him

Christian Atheist

Joe introduces us to our new series, and talks about the different types of christians you may meet

  • Date: 20 August 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Psalms - Interacting with the Psalms

Psalms

Continuing on wth the Psalms series, Lee talks about the how we can think about the Psalms a little differently and think about them in our daily lives

  • Date: 13 August 2017
  • Speaker: Lee Fraser

Psalms - Nicky's favourite Psalm

Psalms

Continuing on wth the Psalms series, Nicky talks about the group of Psalms 73 through 89 and about how God helps us grow through hard times

  • Date: 30 July 2017
  • Speaker: Nicky Geldard

Psalms - Bruce's favourite Psalm

Psalms

Continuing on wth the Psalms series, Bruce talks about the group of Psalms 73 through 89 and about how God helps us grow through hard times

  • Date: 23 July 2017
  • Speaker: Bruce Fraser

Psalms - Hamish's favourite Psalm #2

Psalms

Continuing on wth the Psalms series, Hamish talks about God's bigness and care for us

  • Date: 16 July 2017
  • Speaker: Hamish Taylor

Psalms - Simon's favourite Psalm

Psalms

Continuing on wth the Psalms series, Simon talks about his favourite Psalm, Psalm 63

  • Date: 9 July 2017
  • Speaker: Simon Johnson

Psalms - Jay's favourite Psalm

Psalms

Continuing on wth the Psalms series, Jay talks about his favourite Psalm, Psalm 139

  • Date: 2 July 2017
  • Speaker: Jay Dalziel

Psalms - Jerram's favourite Psalm

Psalms

Continuing on wth the Psalms series, Jerram Watts from Destiny Rescue talks about his ministry and favourite Psalm

  • Date: 25 June 2017
  • Speaker: Jerram Watts

Psalms - Hamish's favourite Psalm

Psalms

Continuing on wth the Psalms series, Hamish Taylor stops by and talks about his favourite Psalm

  • Date: 18 June 2017
  • Speaker: Hamish Taylor

Psalms - Amy's favourite Psalm

Psalms

Continuing on with the Psalms series, Amy talks about some of her favourite Psalms

  • Date: 11 June 2017
  • Speaker: Amy Flammer

Psalms - Joe's favourite Psalm

Psalms

In the second week of the Psalms series, Joe talks about Psalm 91

  • Date: 4 June 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer

Psalms - Introduction to the Psalm series

Psalms

Kicking off a new series today where people will be speaking about their favourite Psalm from the Bible and what it means so them. Joe is explaining the book of Psalms to us.

  • Date: 28 May 2017
  • Speaker: Joseph Flammer