Sermons


Apr 2019
28

Matthew 13.1-23 ‘The Life You’ve Always Wanted’

How do we become more like Jesus, and live the life we’ve always wanted? The answer is: gardening.

Apr 2019
21

Mark 16.1-8 ‘Jesus is... not in the tomb’

The empty tomb strongly suggests Jesus rose from the dead, but the proof of his resurrection comes through faith.

Apr 2019
14

Mark 14.66-72 ‘Jesus is... disowned and abandoned’

How do we get from Peter the denier, full of shame and regret – to Peter the apostle, leader of the early church?

Mar 2019
24

Mark 14.12-26 ‘Jesus is... the bread of life’

Looking back, looking forward, looking out – this is the life God calls us to.

Mar 2019
3

Mark 13.1-13 ‘Jesus is... the prophet’

God never promises to take all our troubles away, but what he does promise, is to be with us despite and through those troubles.

Feb 2019
24

Mark 12.38-44 ‘Jesus is... the puncturer of pride’

Size doesn’t matter to God - so let’s give him what we have, however large or small, and trust him to use us wherever we are.

Feb 2019
10

Mark 12.18-34 ‘Jesus is... the greatest teacher’

When Jesus commands us to love, he does not give us licence to ignore great swathes of Scripture, but gives us the best way of understanding what it means.

Dec 2018
30

Luke 2.41-52 ‘Jesus grew’

Jesus is not a visitor.  Jesus is one of us.  He doesn’t visit us, he dwells with us.  Jesus doesn’t come and go, he came to stay.

Dec 2018
25

Luke 2.8-20 ‘Surprise!’

God still works through the unexpected today - through surprise, and through wonder.
Bible Book Luke
Theme Christmas

Dec 2018
24

John 1.1-14 ‘In the beginning...’

No matter how full, busy, noisy and bright our Christmases might be, without Jesus there is something missing.  Without Jesus, Christmas may as well be empty, dark and silent.
Bible Book John
Themes Christmas faith