Epiphany Sunday

  1. An All Age Sermon by Jokey Poyntz on Epiphany Sunday - The Visit of the Wise Men: Matthew 2:1-12

 

 

March 11th - Mothering Sunday

  1. A talk by Martin Harris on Revelation 21:1-7; Luke 2:25-35. The idea of ‘Mother Church’ challenges our conventions as to motherhood.
 

March 25th - Palm Sunday

A talk by Trevor Jones on Mark 11:1-11 - political theatre by Jesus. The other reading was Psalm 118.1-2,19-24.

 

 

April 1st - Easter Day

A talk by Martin Harris on 16:1-8. This was an all age communion service

 

April 8th

A talk by Peter Smith on John 20:19-31: Thomas, the model for faith.

 

April 15th

A talk by Martin Harris on John 20:11-18 on the theme of reconciliation, and with thanks to the article "The Exasperating Patience of God’ by Sam Wells

 

April 22nd

A talk by Peter Smith on John 10:11-18; Acts 4:5-12 on Vocation.

 

April 29th

A talk by Martin Harris on Luke 24:13-35 (Emmaus). Why is it that when we experience Christ he soon seems to disappear again?

 

May 13th

A talk by Martin Harris on John 7:37-39. This was part of the "Your Kingdom Come" series - You know the creator. He will in Christ give you the resources to be beigger than the situation you are in.

 

 

May 20th

A talk by Bobby Binesh on Pentecost Sunday. The readings were John 16.4b-15 and Acts 2.1-12,

 

May 27th

A talk by Martin Harris on John 3:1-17 for the Commonwealth Big Lunch.

 

June 10th

A talk by Thomas Roest (All Nations Christan College) on Genesis 3:8-15 and Mark 3:20-35.

 

June 17th

A talk by Jokey Poyntz. The readings were Psalm 139 and Matthew 7:7-11..

 

June 24th

A talk by Peter Smith on Stewardship. The readings were Acts 4:32-35  and 1 John 5:1-6  

July 7th

A talk by Martin Harris on Psalm 73  

July 15th

A talk by Jokey Poyntz on Amos 7.7-15; Mark 6.14-29  

July 22nd

A talk by Peter Smith. The readings were Song of Solomon 3:1-4 and John 20:1,2,11-18 

 

July 29th

A talk by Martin Harris on "Whose World Is It? It is God's World." The reading was John 1:1-34

August 5th

A talk by Peter Smith about Nehemiah at our All Age Service.

August 12th

A talk by George Irving on "Whose World Is It? - Satan's World?" The readings were John 12:27-36 and Ephesians 6:10-20

August 19th

A talk by Martin Harris on "Whose World Is It? - Christ's World?" The readings were Matthew 28:1-20 and Colossians 1:9-20

August 26th

A talk by Martin Harris on "Whose World Is It? - Our World" The readings were Genesis 1:26-31 and Ephesians 1:15-22

September 9th

A talk by Martin Harris on "Jesus and his relationships - with his disciples" The readings were Mark 6:7-13; John 15:12-17. The sernon focused on teamwork.

September 16th

A talk by George Irving and Martin Harris on "Jesus and his relationships - with his enemies" The readings were Matthew 21:23-27; Colossians 1:15-23

September 23rd

A talk by Jokey Poyntz and Peter Smith on "Jesus and his relationships - with single people" The readings were John 12:1-11; 1 Corinthians 7:32-34

September 30th

A talk by Martin Harris for the Civic Service. The passage was the Prodigal Son (Luke 15:11-32 and the theme was "Forgiveness and Renewal". "I am grateful to a Thought for the Day by Sam Wells for much of this" - Martin