Sermon Library (Page 2)

The heart of worship

“We all remember songs that define our generations. In 1 Samuel 2, Hannah gives us a song that defines how the Christian should worship God: Worship in wonder; Remembering worship is a wrestle; Learning Worship can be a weapon. 1 Samuel 2:1-11.

A small song with a big story

A look at 1 Samuel 2 where the big picture of God meets the littlest detail, exploring the incredible mix of wonder and intimacy; the personal and the powerful; the majestic and the weak.   It’s a personal song of praise that tells a much bigger story of an all powerful creator who defends the powerless.   1 […]

What’s your dream?

Hannah looks at the biblical story of Hannah and how one woman’s dream led to the birth of a great prophet of Israel. Her walk was not easy as she had to endure hardship and embrace Gods process. Hannah’s persistence and surrendering of her dream to God led to the fulfilment of His plan and […]

Reasons to Sing

We looked at Hannah’s prayer after she had given her son, Samuel back to the Lord and why she had reason to sing/pray in the way that she did.  Firstly, God had given her the desire of her heart, secondly, God had heard her prayer, thirdly she knew the reality that costly giving brings great […]

Prayer that Connects

No doubt God hears loads of prayers and so the few he made sure were written down for all eternity certainly deserve a closer look from those of us seeking to better connect in prayer. In this message on Hannah’s Prayer from 1 Samuel 2:1-10, four vital connections to prayer are underscored with the aim that City Church Aberdeen will […]