A sermon by Dr Neville Eckersley on the coming of Christmas – the coming of the Messiah, using today’s gospel reading from John 1:6-8, 19-28. The other readings for the day are Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11 and 1 Thessalonians 5:12-28.
A sermon by Rev Hugh Begbie on today’s Gospel reading from Matthew 4:1-11. The other readings for today are: Isaiah 40:1-11, Psalm 85:1-2, 8-13 and 2 Peter 3:8-15a.
Today’s Gospel reading is Matthew 25:31-46 about the sheep and the goats, then there is a sermon from Revd David Dean on this reading. The other readings for the day are; Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24, Psalm 100 and Ephesians 1:15-23.
We welcome Revd Hugh Begbie back from his travels and he presents the sermon on prayer that honours God our Father, and in particular, the first couple of lines of the Lord’s Prayer. Todays readings included Joshua 4:1-10, Psalm 123, 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11, and Matthew 25:14-30.
A sermon by Rev Geoff Reeder on today’s Gospel reading from Matthew 25:1-13. The other readings for today are; Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25, Psalm 78:1-7 and Thessalonians 4:9-18.
Today’s recording starts with the Gospel reading (Matthew 5: 1-12) then a sermon by Rev David Dean on Jesus’ teachings in the Gospel and how all people who listen are Saints. The other readings for the day are: Revelation 7:9-17, Psalm 34:1-10,22 and 1 John 3: 1-3.
Revd Geoff Reeder starts with the Gospel reading (Matthew 22:15-33) and examines the views and attitudes of those around Jesus at that time, and how Jesus’ teaching created such amazement.
Starting with todays Gospel reading (Matthew 22:1-14), Rev Ron Bundy’s sermon then reflects on our imagined or revealed image of God. The other readings for the day are: Exodus 32:1-14, Psalm 106;1-6,20-24 and Philippians 4: 1-9.
Revd Ron Bundy starts with the Gospel reading (Matthew 21:23-32) and gives the sermon on Israel’s relationship with God, referencing the Old Testament reading, Exodus 17:1-7. Israel thought when they knew God more they would believe more . But the reverse was and is true, when we believed more, we know God more.
Following the Gospel reading (Matthew 20:1-16), Revd Geoff Reeder talks about our modern expectations of more pay for more work done. However, God gives the same reward to all, the last workers exactly the same as the first, the Disciples same as today’s believers. The other readings for the day are: Exodus 16:2-15, Psalm 106:1-6, 37-45, and Philippians 1.