Sermons by David Dean

Wheat and Weeds

This is the Sermon delivered by Rev’d David Dean at Holy Spirit Church on Sunday 19th July 2020 David’s reflection is based on the Gospel according to St. Matthew Chapter 13 commencing at verse 24. You can listen to the audio, read online below or download the PDF copy.   WHEAT and WEEDS Today’s Gospel […]

Pentecost Two 14th June 2020

  Reading – Matthew 9: 35- 10:8 This is a pivotal passage in Matthew’s Gospel. Up until now it has all been about Jesus’ ministry, travelling around Galilee teaching, preaching and demonstrating who He is, by miracles of healing diseases, and casting out demons. Wouldn’t it have been an amazing experience to have heard and […]

Sermon for second Sunday of Easter – St. Thomas Sunday

By Rev’d David Dean In Orthodox Churches around the world, today is known as St Thomas Sunday, when the apostle and martyr is remembered for one of the greatest declarations of faith we find in the Bible: “My Lord and my God” (John 20:28) Today’s passage from John’s Gospel comes up in the bible readings […]

Homily for Easter Eve 2020

Homily for Easter Eve-11th April 2020 : Rev’d. David Dean We all know the meaning of Good Friday, the day when we remember that Jesus died on the cross for our sins. The same is true of Easter Sunday, when we remember that He rose from the dead in triumph over death. But what about […]

Christ the King

The recording starts with Revd David Dean reading the gospel for today (John 18: 33-37). He then proceeds to expand on the topic “Christ the King” and how it affects our lives.  The other readings for today are: 2 Samuel 23:1-7, Psalm 132:1-12 and Revelation 1:4b-8.