Sermons by Andrew Steele

Sermons by Andrew Steele

The Death of the Cross (20 min)

Andrew Steele preaches the gospel from Philippians 2:5-11, and in particular the expression in v8 “the death of the cross”. The preaching of the cross, though foolishness to the world, is central to the gospel of the Bible and it is precious to those who know Christ as their Saviour. The cross showed the extent of man’s hatred; is the exhibition of God’s heart; and is the essence of the believer’s hope. Do you know the Christ of the cross?…

3 Gospel Object Lessons from Luke 13 (33 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2019 – Andrew Steele preaches from Luke Ch 13 on three object lessons that illustrate gospel truth. A tower that collapsed (“Except you repent you will all likewise perish”); a door that closed (Don’t be left outside); and a hen that called (“I would…but you would not”). The Lord Jesus is seen as the “prince of preachers” in this powerful chapter of the Bible (Message preached 6th July 2019)

“Salvator Mundi”, and “Heaven or Hell?” (48 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2019 – John Fleck preaches from John 4, and in particular v42, on Christ as “the Saviour of the world”, a title used by Leonardo da Vinci in 1500AD for one of his famous paintings. Andrew Steele follows with a contrast between heaven and hell, the two destinies that lie before every one of us. Quote: “The worst thing about hell is to have missed heaven”  (Messages preached 28th June 2019)

“Rest” and “Unexpected Happenings” (45 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2019 – John Fleck preaches on the topic of “rest”. The Requirement, Expense, Simplicity and Time of rest, from Isa 57:20-21, Matt 11:28, Heb 3:3 and Rev 14:9-11. Andrew Steele follows with a look at three “unexpected happenings”: someone privileged who perished; Someone perfect but pierced, and someone poor but pardoned. Note especially the three things the man in hell learnt in Luke Ch 16 (Messages preached 25th June 2019)

“Salvation” and “The Gift of God” (46 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2019 – John Fleck preaches from Acts 16 – the narrative of the Philippian jailer – on the subject of salvation. What we need to be saved from, why we need to be saved and how we can be saved. Andrew Steele follows with a message on “the gift of God” from Romans 6:23. The opposite of the gift, the origin of the gift and the offer of the gift (Messages preached 22nd June 2019)

Three Voices, and “Heaven or Hell”? (48 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2016 – Frank Sona preaches on three voices. The voice of creation (Rom 8:22), the voice of the law (Rom 3:19) and the voice of the blood of Christ (Heb 12:24-25), each of which have a notable message to tell us. Andrew Steele continues with a solemn look at the narrative of “the unrepentant man in hell” from Luke Ch 16 (Messages preached 11th July 2016)

Eternal Punishment and “He was wounded” (43 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2016 – Frank Sona preaches on the danger of eternal punishment, in a searching message about hell from the book of Revelation. Andrew Steele continues with a look at the sufferings of Christ from Isaiah 53:5 and portrays a wounded, waiting and worthy Saviour (Messages preached 7th July 2016)

Two Prayers and Three Things You Need (50 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2016 – Frank Sona preaches on 2 Cor 9:15 (Thanks for God’s Son) and Luke 18:11-12 (Thanks for self). He shows the terrible hindrance that pride is to being saved. Andrew Steele speaks on “three things you need to be saved” from Luke 19. You need “haste”, “humility” and, most essentially you need “Him”, the Lord Jesus. (Messages preached 5th July 2016)

“He Saved Others” and “No Fear” (45 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2016 – Andrew Steele preaches on the accusation made against Christ on the cross – “He saved others, Himself He cannot save” – and highlights the power of Christ to deliver sinners. Frank Sona looks the danger of facing eternity with “no fear of God” and “no foundation under your feet”. (Messages preached 4th July 2016)

“Three Never’s” and “Eternity” (45 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2016 – Frank Sona preaches on three mentions of the word “never” (Matt 27:14, John 10:28, Mk 9:43) and includes a solemn warning about hell fire, which will never be quenched. Andrew Steele continues with “a sinner leaving time for eternity”, and “a Saviour leaving eternity for time”, as “Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners” (Messages preached 3rd July 2016)

What Wait I For? and “He would not go in” (56 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2016 – Andrew Steele preaches on Psalm 39:7 “What wait I for?” and outlines three reasons why salvation is urgent and why you should not wait any longer to be saved. Frank Sona continues with a look at the “elder brother” in Luke 15 who, because of his pride, “would not go in” and enjoy the feast. (Messages preached 30th June 2016)

“Saved” and “The Lost Sheep” (48 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2016 – Frank Sona preaches on the word “saved” – the meaning, the Man, the marks and the missing of salvation. Andrew Steele continues with a look at the parable of the lost sheep – the despair the shepherd had, the distance the shepherd went, the dependability the shepherd showed and the delight the shepherd experienced. (Messages preached 27th June 2016)

Where will you spend eternity? (19 min)

This earnest and searching message by Andrew Steele brings the listener back to the only thing that really matters: heaven or hell for eternity? In the fog of daily life, news coverage and social media feeds, it’s easy to lose sight of the greatest reality of all – where will I be 5 seconds after I die? Where will I be a billion centuries from now? Take time today to find a peaceful undisturbed spot and think deeply and seriously…