Recent Sermons by Dr Masters

21 Dec 2014
Teaching sermon by Dr Peter Masters

The New Testament canon, set by the Spirit through the apostles, joins the Old Testament as the inspired, infallible, authoritative Word, unparalleled by any human literature. Here are its unique exellencies, themes and purposes, that deepen and equip believers for their 'good works', also here named.

17 Dec 2014
Bible Study by Dr Peter Masters

Indescribable relief filled Hebrew homes that midnight when judgement struck Egypt. They knew as idolaters they deserved it also, but atoning blood kept them. Thousands of lambs secured one deliverance, whereas the Lamb of God would gain eternal life for billions. Here are the parallels.

Everlasting Love 2 Timothy 3.10
14 Dec 2014
Teaching sermon by Dr Peter Masters

Timothy witnessed the love that drove Paul on his missionary journeys. Here is the source - God's love of all, even the unredeemed, proved from scriptures. Also the purposes of 'common grace', and Paul's chief love passages, with hindrances and helps to advancing in this highest grace.

Real Freedom John 8.36
14 Dec 2014
Gospel sermon by Dr Peter Masters

Many strive for liberty from laws, daily toil and even the thought of God; but Jesus Christ said there is one true freedom - release from the power and condemnation of sin. All other freedoms bring their own bonds, but pardon and spiritual life give unsurpassed peace and strength.

10 Dec 2014
Bible Study by Dr Peter Masters

A review of the plagues of Egypt reveals facts often unnoticed which provide significant principles for the Christian age. Here are: (i) applications for individual believers; (ii) typical features; (iii) profound principles for evangelism drawn from the obduracy of Pharaoh.

Precious Faith 2 Timothy 3.10
7 Dec 2014
Teaching sermon by Dr Peter Masters

Paul urges Timothy (and us) to follow his continuous exercise of faith. Here is the necessity of placing faith in God's providence and overruling in our lives, faith in His power to help, and faith in His Word (prescriptions and promises). Here also are many priceless characteristics of faith.

7 Dec 2014
Gospel sermon by Dr Peter Masters

Christ, in great sympathy, dissuades a multitude from toiling primarily for earthly satisfaction which fails and perishes, to seek as first priority the spiritual life that He gives freely, that expands into everlasting experience. Here is what He gives, and how He imparts it.

30 Nov 2014
Teaching sermon by Dr Peter Masters

Following the features of 'perilous times', the apostle provides a unique eight-point summary of his standards and aims as a servant of God, referring to his 'manner of life' or ongoing training in service. Here are the objectives for us all.

The Imperishable Soul 1 Corinthians 15.21
30 Nov 2014
Gospel sermon by Dr Peter Masters

Biblical facts about the soul and life after death. Here also - facts about our alienation from God, our future judgement, why God would allow it, and what He has done, at great cost, to save us from it. Here is the kindness and power of God to all who trust in Christ.

23 Nov 2014
Teaching sermon by Dr Peter Masters

A series of particularly godless seasons are to take place during the last age, the present age, each being worse than the previous one, the last being ended by the return of Christ. Here are the features of such seasons, and the response of true believers.

The Call of Christ Matthew 11.28
23 Nov 2014
Gospel sermon by Dr Peter Masters

The call from spiritual aimlessness and emptiness to Christ, who gives new life to those who respond. Who is He? Why should I listen? What does He give? Why does He offer this? How does it come? What is the outcome of refusing Him?

19 Nov 2014
Bible Study by Dr Peter Masters

Ruler and deliverer Moses is poor, rebuking prosperity heresy. His trial through neglecting a command. Israel's temporary faith and false converts today. Moses unready for Satan's actions, nor are we if we defend doctrine but not practice. New significance of the glorious name Jehovah.

Modus Operandi 2 Timothy 2.24
16 Nov 2014
Teaching sermon by Dr Peter Masters

Should preachers shout? To be in earnest and larger than life is natural and sincere public communication, but is the bellowing culture not contrary to the words of Paul, and to Christ's example? Here is the ethos of proclamation for all, exemplified by the Lord.

16 Nov 2014
Gospel sermon by Dr Peter Masters

Almost the last words of Christ - 'It is finished' - refer chiefly to the tornado of punishment taken on Calvary's cross on our behalf. Here is what He 'finished' for us, such as fear of death and eternal loss. With Christ, our life will never finish.

12 Nov 2014
Bible Study by Dr Peter Masters

The call and commissioning of Moses, including his reservations and the signs God gave him, provide six principles for spiritual mission in all ages, most of which are breached by large sections of evangelicalism today. Yet they are deeply encouraging and vital for Christ's blessing.

Sermons preached during the last six months; for additional sermons see Full Index