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No-one – not even atheists – can deny that the Bible is an extraordinary and peerless collection of writings.  It is a literary masterpiece . . . an inspirational wonder . . . a historical and ethical classic.

Is it any surprise that the Bible is the world’s runaway best seller?

The uniqueness of the Bible is explained by its other name — the Word of God.  God Himself is responsible for what we read in the Bible.  That is why it is faultless, powerful, and entirely dependable.

Cornerstone classifies itself as a Bible-believing church.  We are convinced that it is sufficient to teach us everything we need to know about God and life.

On these pages, you will find manuscripts from sermons preached and lessons taught at Cornerstone Baptist Church.  These are provided as a resource to help you understand how it speaks to all of the issues in life.



Alcohol Written by Steve Mayo The Issue: Alcohol is a very public issue.  Every week we hear of the negative effects of alcohol abuse – for example, A Current Affair ran a story about the foolish behaviour of drunks at the Melbourne Cup.  There they were, young adults dressed in their finest stumbling around, talking …

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Climate Change

Global Warming Written by Steve Mayo The Issue Average global temperatures are rising. (Oddly enough, this does not mean it is always warmer everywhere.  It snowed in Tasmania and parts of Victoria on Christmas Day, 2006 – well into the summer season!  Long term predictions for Europe and Great Britain are for falling temperatures – …

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What Happens When a Person Dies? Luke 16.19-31 By Steve Mayo “Some day you will read in the papers that D L Moody is dead.  Don’t you believe a word of it!  At that moment I shall be more alive than I am now.  I shall have gone up higher, that is all; gone out …

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Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit is too often overlooked or misunderstood.  Who is He?  What is He doing in the world today? These and other questions are answered in this series of lectures originally given at Cornerstone Baptist Church, and reproduced here as complete manuscripts. 1 Holy Spirit 2 Holy Spirit Deity 3 Holy Spirit Work OT 4 …

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