Sermons by Hugh Begbie

The Perfect Father

Revd Dr Hugh Begbie reads the Gospel (Mark 10:13-16) and gives the sermon on how the fathers in todays world should follow the example of the most perfect father, God our Father.  The other readings for today are; Deuteronomy 6:4-12, Psalm 27 and James 1:17-27.

Having the courage to follow Jesus

The recording starts with todays Gospel reading (John 6:56-69) then Revd Dr Hugh Begbie proceeds to draw on the readings for today to ask if we have the courage to follow Jesus.  The other readings are Joshua 24:1-2a, 14-18,  Psalm 84 and Ephesians 6:10-20.

The True King

The recording starts with Revd Dr Hugh Begbie reading today’s gospel (John 6:24-35) and then preaching on how God is the true king.  Other readings for today are; 2 Samuel 11:26-12:13a, Psalm 51:1-12 and Ephesians 4:1-6.


Revd Dr Hugh Begbie gives us the Gospel (Mark 6:30-34,53-56) and gives the sermon on the Good Shepherd, the true everlasting leader to be followed.  The other readings for today are; 2 Samuel 7:1-14a, Psalm 89 and Ephesians 2:11-22.

Laying Down with Lions

Revd Dr Hugh Begbie reads today’s gospel reading, Mark 1:9-12 and then shows a video of his recent lion experience in Africa. He then explains the readings and the cycle of the Bible, with man originally in harmony with God, then man separated from God due to man’s sin, but then the hopeful future where we are […]

Ascension Day

Ascension Day does not fall on a Sunday and so it is rarely preached about, but today Revd Dr Hugh Begbie gives us a reading from Hebrews 10:11-25 and expands on what Ascension Day means in our modern world.  The other readings for today are; Acts 1:1-11, Psalm 93 and Ephesians 1:15-23

The True Vine

Two children were baptised and then in the sermon Revd Dr Hugh Begbie uses the Gospel reading from John 15:1-17 to discus the importance of Faith in the modern World.  The other readings today are: Isaiah 5:1-17, Psalm 98 and 1 John 5:1-12.

Christian Giving

Revd Dr Hugh Begbie starts with the day’s gospel reading; Luke 7:36-50 and then goes on to explore the topic of Christian Giving.  The other readings of the day are Acts 2:32-47 and Psalm 22:26-32.

Children of God

This recording starts with the Gospel reading (Luke 24:36-48) followed by a sermon from Revd Dr Hugh Begbie on our calling to be like Jesus and how we are brought into the church family through Baptism. The other readings for today are: Acts 3:12-20, Psalm 4, and 1 John 2:15-17.