About Ian Ferguson

Ian is the Minister of the Word at Brunswick Uniting Church

Bonhoeffer & Baghdadi

I invite German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer to help reflect on the death of the Iraqi terrorist Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. A reflection on the challenge of loving our enemies (Luke 6:27-36).

By |2019-11-13T22:08:28+00:00November 13th, 2019|Categories: Sermon|0 Comments

YES or NO?

A reflection on the YES and the NO of gospel liberation. Jesus visits two synagogues in the Gospel of Luke. In one he announces that he has come to liberate the oppressed (Luke 4:16-30), in the second he does just that (Luke 13:10-17). I quote from this podcast episode "God and the Gays" by Phoebe [...]

By |2019-08-29T22:06:28+00:00August 27th, 2019|Categories: Sermon|0 Comments

Peace or Division?

A reflection on Luke 12:49-56 Jesus is stressing out – what are we to make of his anxiety and how might it help us face the stresses within us and in the world around us?

By |2019-08-20T07:17:38+00:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: Sermon|0 Comments