Recent Sermons

Recent Sermons

Recent Sermons

Advent – Hope

Today is the first Sunday in Advent – officially the start of Christmas!  Vicky talks to us about how Advent is a time for Waiting, Preparing and Hoping.  About 10 mins into the sermon, we watched a video clip from a well-known 2014 Christmas advert, featuring the Christmas Day Truce that took place in the trenches of the First World War, in 1914.  The clip itself…

Saying yes to…the Holy Spirit

In the final installment of the “Follow Me: Saying Yes to…” series of sermons, Barry talks about the Holy Spirit.  First of all clarifying that the this is the third PERSON of the Trinity, not an “it”.  And reminding us that the Holy Spirit is nothing new, nor confined just to the pages of the New Testament: the Holy Spirt was there at…

Saying yes to….Fellowship

Continuing the “Follow  Me: Saying Yes to….” series, this week Vicky talks about Fellowship.  The alternative title for this sermon is “What are you doing with your piano?”  And the Bible reading is the story of the Feeding of the 5 000.  Confused?  Don’t be – just listen, learn and be challenged!  A couple of minutes near the…

Saying Yes…to Wholeness

Barry continues the theme of “Saying Yes to…” as this week he talks about healing.   At times a complicated and misunderstood subject, when on the one hand we believe in a God who heals, but on the other hand don’t see it happening very often.  A good quote from the sermon is “Never downgrade the power of God to your experiences of…

Our Father in Heaven

With it being Pulpit Exchange Sunday, today we welcome Matty Steel, Associate Pastor at Stockton Baptist Church.  Matty talks to us about the importance of prayer, with particular emphasis on that well-known first line of the Lord’s Prayer.  He alsp talks to us about the work that he and others in Stockton are doing to make that knowledge of God being our father a…