Sermons

Our library of sermons and talks

Date: 6th August 2017

Bible Reading: Matthew 14: 13-21

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Feeding of the 5000

Date: 30th July 2017

Bible Reading: Matthew 13: 31-33, 44-52

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: The Parable of the Mustard Seed

Date: 23rd July 2017

Bible Reading: Luke 10: 1-12

Speaker: Canon Will Cookson

Theme: Mission

Date: 16th July 2017

Bible Reading: Matthew 13: 1-9, 18-23

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: The Parable of the Sower

Date: 9th July 2017

Bible Reading: Matthew 11: 16-19, 25-end

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Rest

Date: 25th June 2017

Bible Reading: Matthew 10: 24-39

Speaker: Captain Nicholas Lebey

Theme: Do not fear

Date: 18th June 2017

Bible Reading: Luke 22: 14-20

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Explaining the Eucharist Service

Date: 4th June 2017

Bible Reading: Acts 2: 1-21

Speaker: Pat Bateman

Theme: Pentecost

Date: 14th May 2017

Bible Reading: 1 Peter 2: 2-10

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Prayer

Date: 23rd April 2017

Bible Reading: John 20: 19-end

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Jesus Appears to his Disciples

Date: 16th April 2017

Bible Reading: Matthew 28: 1-10

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Easter Sunday

Date: 9th April 2017

Bible Reading: Matthew 21: 1-11

Speaker: Tim Cave

Theme: What we master brings us joy

Date: 2nd April 2017

Bible Reading: John 19: 38-42

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: What we give we gain

Date: 26th March 2017

Bible Reading: John 12: 1-8

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: What we have we hold

Date: 19th March 2017

Bible Reading: John 13: 1-17

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: What we receive we treat as ours

Date: 12th March 2017 - Worship Night

Bible Reading: n/a

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Worship

Date: 12th March 2017

Bible Reading: Luke 19: 1-10

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: What we measure controls us

Date: 5th March 2017

Bible Reading: Matthew 19: 16-26

Speaker: Revd. Andrew Woodward-Russell

Theme: What we see we value

Date: 19th February 2017

Bible Reading: Matthew 6: 25-end

Speaker: Erin Gilmour

Theme: Worry

Date: 5th February 2017

Bible Reading: Matthew 5: 13-20

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Christingles

Date: 22nd January 2017 - Praise and Worship Service

Bible Reading: John 4: 23-24

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Worship

Date: 22nd January 2017

Bible Reading: Matthew 4: 12-23

Speaker: Revd. Mike Marshall

Theme: Longing

Date: 15th January 2017

Bible Reading: John 1: 29-42

Speaker: Revd. Andrew Woodward-Russell

Theme: Lamb of God

Date: 8th January 2017

Bible Reading: Matthew 2: 1-12

Speaker: Esther Whittlesea Reed

Theme: Epiphany

Date: 1st January 2017

Bible Reading: Luke 2: 15-21

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Christmas

Date: 18th December 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 1: 46-55

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Mary's Song of Praise

Date: 11th December 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 3: 1-6

Speaker: Revd. Andrew Woodward-Russell

Theme: John the Baptist

Date: 4th December 2016

Bible Reading: Isaiah 9: 2-7 and Mark 6: 1-6

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Who do you think you are?

Date: 27th November 2016

Bible Reading: Hebrews 11

Speaker: Erin Gilmour

Theme: Waiting in Advent

Date: 20th November 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 23: 33-43

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Christ the King

Date: 6th November 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 19: 1-10

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Jesus and Zacchaeus

Date: 30th October 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 6: 20-31

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: All Saints Day

Date: 23rd October 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 18: 9-14

Speaker: Revd. Andrew Woodward-Russell

Theme: Prayer

Date: 16th October 2016

Bible Reading: Genesis 32: 22-31

Speaker: Tim Cave

Theme: Jacob Wrestles with God

Date: 9th October 2016

Bible Reading: Matthew 5: 13-16

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Salt and Light

Date: 2nd October 2016

Bible Reading: Luke12: 16-29

Speaker: Erin Gilmour

Theme: God's Generosity and Our Response

Date: 18th September 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 21: 1-4

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Generosity and Our Response

Date: 11th September 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 15: 1-10

Speaker: Revd. Andrew Woodward-Russell

Theme: The Parables of the Lost Sheep and Lost Coin

Date: 28th August 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 14: 1, 7-14

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Jesus welcomes everyone to the party!

Date: 21st August 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 13: 10-17

Speaker: Revd. Rob Ryan

Theme: Jesus brings healing and release

Date: 14th August 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 12: 49-56

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Does Jesus bring peace?

Date: 7th August 2016

Bible Reading: Mark 10: 13-16

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Jesus Welcoming Children

Date: 31st July 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 12: 13-21

Speaker: Tim Cave

Theme: The Parable of the Rich Fool

Date: 24th July 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 11: 1-13

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Prayer

Date: 17th July 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 10: 38-end

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Mary and Martha

Date: 10th July 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 10: 25-37

Speaker: Revd. Andrew Woodward-Russell

Theme: The Parable of the Good Samaritan

Date: 3rd July 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 10: 1-11

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: The Mission of the Seventy

Date: 26th June 2016

Bible Reading: Ephesians 2: 11-22

Speaker: Israel Olofinjana

Theme: Multi Ethnic Churches

Date: 12th June 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 8: 26-39

Speaker: Tim Cave

Theme: Healing of Legion

Date: 5th June 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 7: 11-17

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: New Life

Date: 29th May 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 7: 1-10

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Faith

Date: 22nd May 2016

Bible Reading: John 16: 12-15

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Trinity Sunday

Date: 15th May 2016

Bible Reading: Acts 2: 1-21

Speaker: Tim Cave

Theme: Pentecost

Date: 8th May 2016

Bible Reading: John 17: 20-end

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Being Expectant

Date: 1st May 2016

Bible Reading: John 5: 1-9

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Healing

Date: 24th April 2016

Bible Reading: Hebrews 12: 1-3

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Running the Race

Date: 17th April 2016

Bible Reading: John 10: 22-30

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Hearing the Voice of Jesus

Date: 10th April 2016

Bible Reading: John 21: 1-19

Speaker: Alistair Forster

Theme: Restoration and Reconciliation

Date: 3rd April 2016

Bible Reading: John 20: 19-end

Speaker: Tim Cave

Theme: Jesus Appears to his Disciples

Date: 20th March 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 19: 28-40

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Palm Sunday

Date: 13th March 2016

Bible Reading: Mark 6: 1-13

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Living the Fruitful Life. YouTube Video Below:

Date: 6th March 2016

Bible Reading: Mark 4: 35-41

Speaker: Esther Whittlesea Reed

Theme: Storm Tossed and Comforted

Date: 28th February 2016

Bible Reading: Psalm 107: 17-22; Mark 5: 21-43

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Sick and Made Well

Date: 14th February 2016

Bible Reading: Mark 6: 30-44

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Lost and Found, Hungry and Satisfied

Date: 7th February 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 9: 28-36

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: The Transfiguration

Date: 31st January 2016

Bible Reading: Luke 2: 22-40

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Jesus, Light of the World

Date: 17th January 2016

Bible Reading: John 2: 1-11

Speaker: Tim Cave

Theme: Wedding in Cana - Abundance and Generosity

Date: 3rd January 2016

Bible Reading: Matthew 2: 1-12

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Epiphany

Date: 25th December 2015

Bible Reading: Luke 2: 1-20

Speaker: Tim Cave

Theme: Christmas

Date: 24th December 2015

Bible Reading: John 1: 1-14

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Christmas (link to video: https://www.youtube.com/

Date: 20th December 2015

Bible Reading: Luke 1: 46-55

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Advent

Date: 13th December 2015

Bible Reading: Luke 3: 1-6

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Advent

Date: 6th December 2015

Bible Reading: Isaiah 9: 2-7

Speaker: Tim Cave

Theme: Advent

Date: 22nd November 2015

Bible Reading: John 18: 33-37

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Christ the King

Date: 15th November 2015

Bible Reading: Hebrews 10: 11-25

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Solidarity

Date: 8th November 2015

Bible Reading: John 15: 12-17

Speaker: Tim Cave

Theme: Remembrance

Date: 1st November 2015

Bible Reading: Hebrews 11: 1-3, 39-40, 12: 1-2

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: All Saints' Day

Date: 25th October 2015

Bible Reading: Mark 10: 46-end

Speaker: Revd. Patrick Bateman

Theme: Jesus asked 'what do you want me to do for you?'

Date: 18th October 2015

Bible Reading: Luke 10: 1-9

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: St. Luke

Date: 11th October 2015

Bible Reading: Matthew 25: 31-40

Speaker: Revd. Tim Yeager

Theme: Called to Show God's Love in Action

Date: 4th October 2015

Bible Reading: Matthew 6: 25-33

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Called to Show God's Love in Action

Date: 27th September 2015

Bible Reading: Numbers 11: 4-6, 10-16, 24-29

Speaker: Tim Cave

Theme: Complaining and Sharing

Date: 20th September 2015

Bible Reading: Mark 4:1-11

Speaker: Revd. Rob Ryan

Theme: Sacred Hospitality

Date: 13th September 2015

Bible Reading: Matthew 4:1-11

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Called to Read the Bible

Date: 6th September 2015

Bible Reading: Matthew 7:24-27

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Called to Read the Bible

Date: 30th August 2015

Bible Reading: Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23

Speaker: Tim Cave

Theme: Tradition and true worship

Date: 23rd August 2015

Bible Reading: John 6:56-69

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: The whole armour of God

Date: 16th August 2015

Bible Reading: John 6:51-58

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Jesus is the living bread

Date: 9th August 2015

Bible Reading: John 6:35, 41-51

Speaker: Revd. Margaret Cave

Theme: Jesus is the bread of life

Date: 2nd August 2015

Bible Reading: John 6:24-35

Speaker: Revd. John Philpott-Howard

Theme: Jesus is the bread of life