The Parable of the Sower and Jesus Stills the Storm- Sermon 17th February 2019

Readings:

Mark 4:1-9

Mark 4:35-41

In this sermon, in his series on the Gospels, Rev. Bluett looks at the gospel according to Mark and explores the parable of the Sower and the nature miracle of Jesus stilling the storm.

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A Day In The Life Of Jesus- Sermon 10th Feb 2019

Readings:

Mark 2:1-17

Mark 2:32-35

In this sermon in his series on the Gospels, our minister, Peter, continues his consideration of Mark and the themes of his gospel by looking at a day in the life of Jesus. He explores some of the conflicts which arose as a result of His ministry and how we might understand the issues involved.

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Sermon on the Inauguration of Jesus’s Ministry- 27th January 2019

Reading:

Mark 1:9-20

In this sermon, in his continuing series on the Gospels, Rev. Bluett looks at Jesus’s baptism, temptation, the inauguration of His ministry and the calling of the first disciples, all as set out in Mark. He explores Mark’s understanding of the meaning of the good news and the Kingdom of God.

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Sermon on the Opening to the Gospel of Mark- 20th January 2019

Reading:

Mark 1:1-8

In the second sermon in his series on the Gospels, Rev. Peter Bluett looked at the opening of the gospel of Mark against the background of when and why it was written. He considered the proclamation of John the Baptiser and its importance in setting up the central theme of the gospel.

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Introduction to the Gospels- Sermon 13th January 2019

Reading:

Mark 5:21-34

In this sermon, the first in a new series on the Gospels, Rev. Peter Bluett introduces his theme by taking a brief overview of the first four books of the New Testament. He looks at how we, as Christians, might learn to understand the Gospels better.

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Flower Donation List 2019 Now Available

The flower donation list for 2019 is now available, pinned to the board to the right of the doors as you enter the church.

If you would like to donate flowers to enhance our worship space and bring pleasure to those who will receive them after the service please write your name against the date(s) of your choice. Please take a note of the dates(s) for your diary!

On the day you are due to donate flowers, please arrive a little early in order to arrange the flowers in the vase (which is kept in the stand in the chancel or on a nearby shelf).

Thank you very much from the flower convenors, Heather, Linda and Lesley-Anne. Your donations are much appreciated!

 

Gaudete Sunday Sermon- 16th December 2018

Readings

Romans 15:9-13

Philippians 4:4-7

On this, the third Sunday of Advent, our Minister, Peter, looked at the meaning of joy, contrasting it with the similar emotion, happiness. He explored the subject of how we can rejoice no matter what circumstances may prevail.

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Sermon on the Flowering of Hope- 9th December 2018

Readings:

Exodus 2:23-25

John 1:19-28

In this sermon, on the second Sunday of Advent, Rev Bluett considered the importance and meaning of hope. He looked at various stories in which hope flowered even in the midst of uncertainty and difficulty.

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