Sermon for the Second Sunday of Advent, 4th December 2016

Nov 29th, 2016 | By | Category: Sermons

“Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.” Matthew 3:2

What does it mean for us to repent? What does it mean for us to turn from our own ways and instead to go God’s way? The Gospel reading for today has four pairs of things from the natural world which can help us in our thoughts: locusts and wild honey; stones and children; trees and fruit; and wheat and chaff.

Saint Matthew Chapter 3 Verse 4 says, “Now John wore clothing of camel’s hair with a leather belt …