Sermons by Clive Barber

Sermons by Clive Barber

“Foundations”, and “The Beginning and the End” (48 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2018 – Craig Munro preaches on the parable of the two foundations (Luke 6:46-49). What is your foundation? Reason, religion, good works, feelings? The only true foundation of Christ. Clive Barber speaks on “the beginning” and “the end” of the gospel. What will your end be if you refuse the gospel? (Messages preached Sun 8th July 2018)

A Great Escape (62 min)

Born in the UK, baptised as an 8 day old baby and given communion from 6 months old, Clive Barber spent the first 17 years of his life in a legalistic religious sect that held meetings every day of the year. However, during that whole time, Clive never learned he was a lost sinner in need of God’s salvation. Excommunicated and told to leave his home at age 17 (for infringing the sect’s rules), Clive turned against Christ, the Bible…

“Why Suffering?” and the “7 Sayings of the Cross” (50 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2018 – Craig Munro preaches on the topic of why God allows suffering. He seeks to show his audience that the presence of suffering in the world should not be a barrier to believing the gospel. Clive Barber compares the 7 questions in Psalm 88:10-13b with the 7 sayings of the Christ on the cross (Messages preached Thur 5th July 2018)

The Heart (40 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2018 – Clive Barber preaches on the “heart of man”. Among other things, he highlights the sinfulness of the heart and the danger of hardening it, instead of obeying the gospel. Craig Munro continues the theme of the heart, starting in Jer 17:9 where the heart is described as “deceitful above all things and desperately wicked” (Messages preached 3rd July 2018)

The Sower and the Centurion at the Cross (43 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2018 – Craig Munro preaches on the parable of the sower and the 4 types of ground found therein, representing hearers who are 1. disinterested, 2 disillusioned, 3 distracted or 4 determined. Clive Barber continues with a look at the Roman centurion who at the cross found a worthy, welcoming and wonderful Saviour in Christ (Messages preached Fri 22nd June 2018)

The Lost Sheep and “Judas the traitor” (47 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2018 – Craig Munro preaches on the one lost sheep from Luke 15 and the lengths to which the Shepherd went to find it and bring it home. Clive Barber preaches on the tragic character of Judas – a privileged man whose pride and play-acting finally caught up with him. Are you, like Judas, “going to hell with your eyes open”? (Messages preached Tue 19th June 2018)

Mary’s Saviour, and “Division at the Cross” (49 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2018 – Clive Barber preaches about Mary the mother of Jesus. He explains her unique role, and how she was saved, as well as why the Lord deliberately sent her away from the cross early. If you are a Roman Catholic you will find this a very helpful message. Craig Munro continues on the theme and describes various “divisions at the cross”. He challenges his audience to face up to where they stand (Messages preached Mon 18th June…

The Great Physician and “Mary at the Cross” (43 min)

GOSPEL TENT 2018 – Craig Munro preaches on Christ the great physician who is compassionate, able and willing to cure people of the sickness of sin if they are willing to take the remedy of repentance and faith in Christ alone. Clive Barber closes with a look at how Christ saved Mary Magdalene, a delivered woman who stood at the foot of the cross (Messages preached Sun 17th June 2018)