Pr Darren Burnett has served as pastor at Grace Presbyterian Church Morayfield for two years. Before that Darren worked as a journalist for two decades. Darren is married to Leona and is the father of three children. Darren lives at Woombye with his wife and youngest child. Grace Presbyterian Church Morayfield is part of the Westminster Presbyterian Church (WPC) of Australia. WPC churches are committed to the Reformed faith, as expressed in the Westminster Confession of Faith.
Sermon: ‘The radical love of the Spirit‐filled church’
Series: Acts series 1: The Gospel at work in Jerusalem
Text: Acts 4 v 32 ‐ 5 v 11
1. The radical love of the Spirit‐filled church (4:32‐35)
2. Barnabas: An example of Spirit‐empowered love (4:36‐37)
3. Ananias and Sapphira: A Satan‐inspired counterfeit (5:1‐10)
4. The radical reverence of the Spirit‐filled church (5:11)
The big idea: The unity and fellowship of believers is a result of the Holy Spirit’swork, but when it is mimicked for personal glory, it is a lie to God.