Sermons (Page 41)

Sermons (Page 41)

Christmas Day 2018

How do we make sure that in the midst of all the Christ-MESS we don’t miss the most important gift of all – Jesus

Carols and Lessons 2018

Sunday 16th December 10:45am Worship Carols and Lessons —————————————– INTROIT & PROCESSION – 265 O Come O Come Emmanuel Choir to sing verses as they process – congregation to join in refrain       CALL TO WORSHIP LIGHTING OF THE ADVENT CANDLE 1st LESSON        Isaiah 9:2-7                 Stewart Bland A word of reflection HYMN 312          Once in Royal David City Choir to sing verse 1 – congregation to joint for verse 2,3,4 and 5 2nd LESSON       Micah 5:2-5a               Margaret Hodgeman A Read more

Advent Conspiracy #2 – Spend Less

Sunday 2nd November 9am Worship Sermon Series: Advent Conspiracy Title: Spend Less Bible Reading: Luke 1:23-56 Preacher: Phil Swain —————————————– Sermon Last week I introduced us to a concept which a number of different churches around the world as also exploring called the “advent conspiracy”.  In short it is a trying to help us have a different perspective on Christmas – to not get sucked into the consumerism model where our love for others is represented by the amount of Read more

Advent Conspiracy #1 – Worship Fully

Sunday 2nd November 9am Worship Sermon Series: Advent Conspiracy Title: Worship Fully Bible Reading: Luke 1:5-22 Preacher: Phil Swain —————————————– Sermon Last I stumbled upon an Ikea TV ad from Spain which had a brilliant message. I would show it to you except that it is in Spanish and the subtitles are small – so I will explain it instead.  They had a group of 10 families – the took aside the kids whom they gave a piece of paper to Read more

Perseverance

Sunday 18th November – 9am Worship Title: Perseverance Bible Reading: James 1:1-12 & Hebrews 12:1-2 Preacher: Edwina Baily

“The Journey #5” Seeing Clearly

Sunday 4th November 9am Worship Sermon Series: The Journey Title: Seeing Clearly Bible Reading: Mark 10:46-52 Preacher: Phil Swain —————————————– Sermon Have you ever had the experience where you couldn’t see too well?  I am not just talking about getting older and needing glasses, there are many situations where you might not be able to see clearly.  For example: (put up your hand if you have experienced any of these) A black out where everything goes dark? A really thick Read more