David Williams

Jesus, priest of the heavenly tabernacle
Hebrews 9. Theme: Jesus, priest of the heavenly Tabernacle. Sermon by Pastor David Williams. Strathalbyn Church of Christ. 21 Nov 2021. The image and the reality Do you find it hard to imagine what God is like? When it comes to understanding God and ourselves, we have two problems. 1. We are creatures. Read more

Jesus, priest of the New Covenant
Hebrews 8. Theme: Jesus, priest of the New Covenant. Sermon by Pastor David Williams. Strathalbyn Church of Christ. 14 Nov 2021. Harking back to the old. If I was a physio just starting out, I reckon I’d pick a spot near one of the best surfing beaches. You know why? You’ve heard about the mid-life crisis? Read more

Jesus, our eternal priest
Hebrews 7. Theme: Jesus, the eternal priest. Sermon by Pastor David Williams. Strathalbyn Church of Christ. 31 Oct 2021. A word about the way I’ve been approaching Hebrews in these sermons. Hebrews more than any other NT book is steeped in OT scripture. It is like this because it is teaching Jews who have become Christians about how Jesus, their Messiah, was the focus of the OT and he so he fulfills the law, the institutions and prophecies about him (Lk 24:44-47; Col 2:16-17; Heb 1:2; 8:5; 9:24). Read more

Hold fast to hope!
Hebrews 5:11-6:20. Theme: Hold fast to hope! Sermon by Pastor David Williams. Strathalbyn Church of Christ. 3 Oct 2021. Jack, you’re a dull blockhead! Jill, will you never stop daydreaming? Our writer is like an exasperated teacher! He has just been telling the readers, Since we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens … so let us hold firmly to our faith, 4:14. Read more