Sermons by Vicky Thompson
Today is Father’s Day, and Vicky preaches from John chapter 14 – on the fatherhood of God and how Jesus is THE Way, Truth & Life. And she exhorts us to go beyond simply concentrating on short scriptural passages and phrases (as good as that it is to do) and just to get to KNOW Jesus as a person, and that way we get to know God the Father too.
Today is Pentecost, known as the birthday of the church. Where did those first believers that we read about in the book of Acts get their power from?
It was wonderful to have Vicky back preaching with us today. Speaking about Jacob, from the book of Genesis. and what we can learn from his attitude to life, with whatever challenges it throws at us.
We start a fascinating new series on the Apostles’ Creed – this week, thinking about the Triune God and God the Father.
This morning’s service was mainly a Nativity drama, excellently performed by our young children, and a few “extras” from amongst the adults in the congregation! This uploaded talk at the end is very short – about 7 minutes – and is Vicky unwrapping the Christmas story as the children unwrap the gifts left by the Wise Men.
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…
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…