English-speaking church in Eindhoven

Two sermons

Please note: the sermon in the audio and the sermon in the PDF are different. Because we had an all-age service, but Peter did not want to let down those looking for a traditional sermon, there are two variations. The audio file contains the words of the service in church, while the PDF contains the…

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All Saints

Following the reading of a passage in which Jesus raises Lazarus, the brother of Mary and Martha, from the dead, Jan made a very important statement: this story is all about Jesus and what He came into this world for. Jesus is there to proclaim the glory of God and announce the start of His…

Bible Sunday

“Listen to me and eat what is good and you will delight in the richest of fare.” [Isaiah 55:2b] To find true satisfaction, we need to keep the right balance between the physical and the spiritual. Nothing but a right relationship with God can satisfy the deepest longings of our soul. On this Bible Sunday,…

Leadership and greatness

Examining the disciples’ misunderstanding of what it meant to be a follower of Jesus, Hsiang-Ling explained to us the way to leadership and greatness according to the upside-down economy of God. Jesus modeled this for us by coming “to serve, and to give His life as a ransom for many.” [Mark 10:45] Looking to His…

Angels

Peter Faulkner took us on a journey through the Bible to hear the references to angels and how we should view and interact with them. They are “ministering spirits sent to serve those who will inherit salvation” [Hebrews 1:14] . We should not actively seek them or pray to them – we pray directly to…

Powerful prayers

“The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.” [James 5:16] Whether we are happy or sad, content or in trouble, healthy or sick, we are called to pray to the Lord with whatever is on our hearts. In good times, we sing songs of praise and thanksgiving; in bad times we cry out…

Heavenly wisdom

Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom. James 3:13 Contrasting heavenly wisdom and earthly wisdom based on the letter of St. James, our lay reader Jan explained that faith should lead to Christian practice. As Christians, we…