“… that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope”

(Romans 15:4)

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Preaching the Word

Pastor Edi preaches from The Bible every Sunday. Browse the archive to listen to and download sermons (notes included).

Current Series — Romans Commentary

Sermons

We Glory In Tribulations Also

Romans 5 is one of the most incredible portions of the Bible. One of the elements is in the consideration of how Christians are to respond to difficulty in their lives, Paul has an approach that may be seen to be provocative to many Christians. Brother Jeramie explains.

He Walked On The Water

We live today in difficult times the world over. This time in history is unique in so much that all people are struggling with fears about what tomorrow will bring. Yet in the midst of troubled waters he walked on water. Who? Peter! But when his focus turned from Christ to the trouble that surrounded him he began to sink. There is a message in that for all of us.
Service of the King

An Expectation Of Maturity

An Expectation of Maturity [Reading: Hebrews 5:1-14] Introduction: Those of you who have been part of Hope Baptist for any period of time, know how much value we place on the bible and the correct teaching of God’s word. As such we aspire to be everything the word of God says that we should be.  In our reading today we see Paul expounding the Old Testament [Psalms and Genesis in particular]. He explains to his readers: Christ’s priesthood and atoning…

God Keeps His Promises

God Keeps His Promises This sermon by Cody Kereopa is to provide to us an important understanding as to the character of God. Does God keep all his promises? What does it say about God if he only chooses to keep some of the promises he made? What confidence would that give us that he would answer our prayers or even listen to our prayers? What about our salvation, will he keep us as he has promised or will he…

News and Opinion

False Teachers

“I Have Not Sent Them”

I Have Not Sent Them Are All Pastors Sent By God? I have not sent these prophets, yet they ran: I have not spoken to them, yet they prophesied. Jeremiah 23:21 It was ancient Babylon that the idea of the infallibility of the priest was first identified. Alexander Hyslop makes mention of the Priests of the mystery religions holding peculiar knowledge and were held with an esteem that was above reproach. Sadly, the idea that a priest, prophet, king or…
God's Judgement

Judgement? Consequence​? Or…?

There is a way which seemeth right unto a man… (Prov 14:12a)  Judgement? Consequence? Or…? It was a relatively cool day on Tuesday the 10th of December 2019 in Sunbury Victoria, barely getting above 18c. It was raining a little over night and the roads were wet in the morning. When I rode out of Sunbury there was a light drizzle I had to wipe continually from my helmet, and there was not a sign of blue sky anywhere. You can…
Worshipping the Creature

Seminary Praying To Plants

en praying to plants is considered ok by a supposed theological institution, then what isn’t ok? But this did not occur in a vacuum.

Silence Vs The Silence

There is a vast difference between biblical contemplation and the contemplative prayer that is sweeping through evangelicalism. It is the difference between “silence” and “the silence.”

Ministries of Hope

Privileged we are for the opportunity to teach and to tell of the hope all people can experience and know for certain. The Gospel is our resting place, it is where all people can come to know true joy.

Below are the avenues through which we teach and tell.

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Events

Baptist Church in Melbourne

Sunday Morning Services

Sunday Services The services themselves are quite traditional with some beautiful and timeless hymns that have  inspired Christian brethren throughout the ages. Communion is shared at the first Sunday of each month at the earlier time of 10am and is available to all who have professed faith in the Lord Jesus Christ and truly believe themselves to have been saved by the Gospel of his grace. Central to our services is the preaching of Gods word through the sermons typically delivered…
Peace & Comfort

Prayer Meeting and Bible Study

Prayer Meeting and Bible Study A wonderfully intimate time where members and guests of the Church come together to both pray and study. Seeing the burden of everyday life and the many needs not only of members within the Church but the community and the nation in general. The Bible gives us clear instruction to pray for our Nation and particularly our leaders saying;  I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made…

Communion Service

Communion Service is held on the first Sunday of every month and available for all born again and baptised believers in the Lord Jesus Christ.

Getting Deeper Studies

Our Getting Deeper Studies are undertaken on select afternoons each month, keep an eye on the events calendar for when they come up. For more information on them please consider the Getting Deeper Studies page on this site.

Getting Deeper

Knowing that it is through scripture and the learning of what it teaches, that we gain the greatest hope and joy in and through our growing relationship with Christ, our ministries are focused completely to this end.

Please join us for our Getting Deeper Studies

Posts

Seek The Truth

Truth: Seek and Find

It’s during times of increasing confusion in the world that people will tend to one of two opposing alternatives, seek the truth of a matter or condescend to the obscurity evident in the world.There is in this article a call for all people to the former and to avoid the latter at all costs.
False Teachers

“I Have Not Sent Them”

I Have Not Sent Them Are All Pastors Sent By God? I have not sent these prophets, yet they ran: I have not spoken to them, yet they prophesied. Jeremiah 23:21 It was ancient Babylon that the idea of the infallibility of the priest was first identified. Alexander Hyslop makes mention of the Priests of the mystery religions holding peculiar knowledge and were held with an esteem that was above reproach. Sadly, the idea that a priest, prophet, king or…
God's Judgement

Judgement? Consequence​? Or…?

There is a way which seemeth right unto a man… (Prov 14:12a)  Judgement? Consequence? Or…? It was a relatively cool day on Tuesday the 10th of December 2019 in Sunbury Victoria, barely getting above 18c. It was raining a little over night and the roads were wet in the morning. When I rode out of Sunbury there was a light drizzle I had to wipe continually from my helmet, and there was not a sign of blue sky anywhere. You can…
Worshipping the Creature

Seminary Praying To Plants

en praying to plants is considered ok by a supposed theological institution, then what isn’t ok? But this did not occur in a vacuum.

The Bible

The Most profound book of all time.
No other book has Impacted the world as much as the Bible.
Read, listen and live to its precepts and hope.