Bible Books






Theme = ‘prayer’

Jan 2023
Sunday, 15 January 2023

Matthew 4.18-22 ‘The rhythm of discipleship’

We need Jesus – we need that daily rhythm of coming to him and going with him. It’s like breathing.

Jul 2022
Sunday, 31 July 2022

Nehemiah 4.1-23 ‘Overcoming opposition’

Together with God we can overcome all opposition: Nehemiah shows us we do that by working hard while trusting in God’s strength.

Feb 2022
Sunday, 20 February 2022

Romans 12.1-8 ‘A different life’

Living a different life has two sides: giving up and turning away from the world’s way, then taking up and turning towards God’s way.

Sep 2021
Sunday, 05 September 2021

Luke 12.13-21 ‘Bigger barns’

Jesus said, don’t be like the seagulls in Finding Nemo. Well, he would have done.

Apr 2021
Sunday, 18 April 2021

Daniel 6.1-28 ‘Committed or complacent?’

Daniel was committed to prayer – it’s all too easy for us to become complacent. But he fit his day around prayer, not the other way round.

Jun 2019
Sunday, 02 June 2019

Luke 11.1-13 ‘Interrupting Heaven’

Prayer is knitting our heart to God’s heart.

Nov 2018
Sunday, 11 November 2018

Revelation 21.1-7 ‘Peace: the final Armistice’

Let us commemorate the first Armistice Day, which brought a temporary peace - but let us also give thanks for Jesus, because his Armistice Day brings peace that lasts.

Dec 2017
Sunday, 17 December 2017

Luke 2.1-7 ‘The Gift’

The gift of God’s own Son takes a lifetime to unwrap, but it’s never too early to start.

Jun 2017
Sunday, 18 June 2017

Psalm 6 ‘Wet prayer’

Feeling like God is angry with us, our own weakness, being afraid, and feeling like God is taking too long - all these can stop us coming to God in prayer. But they did not stop David.

Mar 2017
Sunday, 05 March 2017

Romans 8.5-9 ‘Peace’

Paul tells us, straight and simple, where and how to find peace: set your mind on the Spirit.