Finding yourself and Life in following the way of Jesus

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In this podcast Ian Mobsby explores the implications of Jesus’ teachings in Matthew 16: 21-28, where Jesus had to tell the disciples that this Messiah would suffer and die and then rise from the dead. In this text Jesus gets very angry with Peter, and reminds all the disciples that they are going to need to deny themselves and pick […]

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Our God of overcoming barriers – the healing of the Canaanite Woman’s daughter by Ian Mobsby

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In this podcast Ian Mobsby explores the implications of Jesus’ actions concerning the healing of the Canaanite Woman’s daughter.  This passage gives us all hope as this nameless oppressed woman challenges the barriers of sexism, racism and xenophobia to seek Jesus as a Messial to all people’s even through the prejudice of the disciples.  This passage gives all of us […]

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The Challenge of Wheat & Weeds in the Church and in Us by Ian Mobsby

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In this podcast Ian Mobsby explores the implications of Jesus’ teaching of the parable of the ‘Wheat and Weeds’ as recorded in Matthew 13.24-30,36-43. The parable challenges us to be careful and awar eof our moitvations, and that our commitment to Christ dies require the orientation of our hearts to the way of Jesus. This is not an easy parable, […]

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Mission and Hospitality, there is no split between the social and spiritual Gospel by Ian Mobsby

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In this podcast recorded on tthe 3rd Sunday of Trinity 2017 on the 2nd July, Ian Mobsby explores the gospel text of Matthew Chapter 10 on the theme of Mission and Hospitality.  Jesus is clear that there is no split between the so-called social gospel or spiritual gospel.  This was recorded  at St Luke’s Peckham. You can subscribe to this […]

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Pentecost 04 06 17: Persevering in times of violence, reflections following terrorist attacks in South London by Ian Mobsby

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In this reflection on Pentecost Sunday at the St Lukes Contemplative Evening Eucharist Service Ian Mobsby follows a Lectio Divina with some reflections following the terrorist incidents at London Bridge and Borough Market and following a fatal stabbing in North Peckham. You can subscribe to this podcast for free by iTunes by clicking here.

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Easter 6: Discovering God from within by Ian Mobsby

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In this podcast Ian Mobsby on the 6th Sunday of Easter on the 21st May 2017, explores the implications of Acts 17.22-31 and John 14.15-21 to explore Jesus’ teachings and understandings concerning God the Holy Spirit.  Interestingly Jesus says that his followers will descover and know the Holy Spirit by discovering God from within.  This then opens up the importance […]

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Easter 5: Words of hope and resilence by Ian Mobsby

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In this podcast Ian Mobsby on the fifth Sunday of the season of Easter on the 14th May 2017, Ian explores the implications of John 14:1-14 to reflect on Jesus’ words to the disciples as they walk together from the Last Supper to the Garden of Gethsemane   It ias no concidence that the lectionary explores these words in the […]

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Easter Sunday 2017: Resurrection and the Hope of Humanity by Ian Mobsby

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In this podcast Ian Mobsby on Easter Sunday on the 16th April 2017, explores the implications of Matthew chapter 28 for the resurrection of Jesus Christ and the Hope of Humanity.   The text is hurried and comes across as being in a state of shock, as we forget the resurrection is utterly shocking.  This podcast was recorded at St […]

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Love Neighbour & Loving non-violent resistance in times of oppression by Ian Mobsby

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In this podcast Ian Mobsby explores the significance of Jesus talking about loving your neighbour and non-violent resistance in Matthew 5 38-48.  Jesus addresses how hatred and physical resistance to oppression cause the body of Christ enormous hardship.  Jesus speaks strongly here that loving our enermies and nonviolent resistance to oppression are crucial. This was recorded on the 19th February […]

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