Talks by Gerald Barrett

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The Light of the World


Gerald draws our attention to three things we can learn about God from John 1:1-14 – God is life, light and love.  In the second part of his talk he draws our attention to the fact that God is looking. With the illustration of Holman Hunt’s The Light of the World  he encourages the listener […]

Christian Living 1


In the first of a new short series ‘Christian Living’ Gerald sets the scene from the first chapter of the book of James.  Thinking about the landscape of the Christian walk Gerald speaks about the difficult times that we will encounter as opportunities or pitfalls, and goes on to describe the “pathway of perseverance” and […]

Peace – its nature and mission


Gerald speaks from John 20:19-31 concerning the peace that Jesus offered his disciples – its nature and its mission; about the church continuing the mission of Jesus and being resourced by the Holy Spirit.

Mountain top experience


Gerald considers the transfiguration of Christ, speaking from Luke 9:28-36 and 2 Peter 1:16-19  showing how John was the Elijah spoken of in the prophets and about Jesus being the fulfilment of the Law and the prophets as he is joined by Moses and Elijah.

Practice: Daily Prayer


Last in a series on prayer.  Gerald Barrett speaks about the habit of prayer using the acronym ACTS Scriptures: 1 Thessalonians 5:12-24, Daniel 6:3-12 Having a conscious reference to God and a daily habit