Contributing sermons since Jun 21, 2009
Contributed on May 10, 2020
The way as Jesus described it, and Stephen followed it. On 75th VE day weekend 2020
The Farewell Discourse Part 1 Our Gospel reading, this morning comes at the start of three chapters that are known as the Farewell Discourse. Part 1 of the discourse is often sub-titled “Joy and Peace”. Jesus tells the disciples he is going away. Even after all the teaching they have had they ...read more
Contributed on Apr 18, 2020
In Covid-19 lockdown, life is all about NOT being in crowds, how can we celebrate Palm Sunday
This is the day … “This is the day that the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it.” Well, I don’t know about you, but it feels more like “how shall we sing the Lord’s song in a strange land”. That’s from Psalm 137:4 and was the Jews response to being exiled to Babylon. WE/US Let US ...read more
Contributed on Mar 8, 2020
Nicodemus saw the signs, but did he follow through? What does it mean to be born again?
Sermon preached at Chrich Church, Billericay 8 March 2020 Reading: John 3v1-17 Recording: https://youtu.be/v1T5jVDLaMA Did you see the sign? Did you see the sign this morning? What sign? The one in the foyer, the strange picture. No, go take a look later, if you didn’t my introduction is ruined. ...read more
Contributed on Feb 9, 2020
How is our church? then how to be salt and light, with a couple of examples that will be hard to live up to.
Sermon - Salt and Light Preached 10:00 9 February 2020 @ Christ Church, Billericay Purpose: To be Salt and Light Readings: Isaiah 58v1-9a; Matthew 5v13-20 Isaiah’s Time It seems that the world in Isaiah’s time was not so different in some ways than the worlds is now. They look like they followed ...read more
Contributed on Apr 2, 2018
Is the resurrection foolishness? or are those who ignore it the real fools?
Preached 1 Apr 2018 at Christ Church, Billericay April Fool As it April fools day, I thought we’d take a look at one of the most famous April Fools ever. [Show Video] - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVo_wkxH9dU That was shown in 1957, I don’t remember it, as I was not yet a year old ...read more