Sermons by Matthew Ruttan


When you don’t love other people

Speaker: | February 11, 2018

“Hurt people hurt people.” That’s what someone said who was setting up a help centre for at-risk youth. He meant that when you experience deep hurt in your life, you often continue those patterns of...


Belief Gives Birth to Behaviour

Speaker: | February 04, 2018

“Christian Atheism.” I know, it’s a strange phrase. Isn’t Christianity the opposite of atheism? Well, you’re right. It should be. On February 4 at Westminster we started a series called “Christian Atheism: Saying you believe...


Fighting Greed in a Culture of More

Speaker: | January 21, 2018

John Rockefeller was asked, “How much money does it take to satisfy a man?” He replied, “Just a little bit more.” His answer was insightful—not only about how many people think about money, but about...


Since God Hasn’t Given Up on the World

Speaker: | December 25, 2017

Have you noticed? The world is troubled. There are political tensions, a lot of anxiety, and depression is increasing. And in the midst of it all many people suffer from a ‘crisis of purpose’ and...


Saving Christmas (From Ourselves)

Speaker: | November 26, 2017

Something seems broken about Christmas—not in its meaning, but in HOW we celebrate it. Do you find Christmas too busy, too expensive, too sad, too shallow or too stressful? If so, you may be getting...


Mathematics of Spiritual Warfare

Speaker: | November 12, 2017

In National Lampoon’s Vacation, Chevy Chase plays a father who falls asleep at the wheel of his car while he and his family (also sleeping) careen through neighbourhoods putting everyone in danger. On November 12th...