Sermon on Wisdom and Innocence- 5th August 2018

Reading:

Matthew 10:5-30

In this sermon Rev. Peter Bluett looks at the passage from Matthew in which Jesus sends the twelve disciples out into the world, with instructions on what to take and how to be. He considers the climate of persecution anticipated by Jesus and the ways in which Jesus’s instructions can be adapted to the current climate, so as to give guidance to Christians about the ways in which they can bear witness to the love of God.

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Sermon on Relationships- 1st July 2018

Reading:

1 Corinthians 13-1:13

In this sermon Rev. Peter Bluett looks at Paul’s famous passage on love, a favourite at weddings, and considers its application not just to marriage but to all types of relationship.

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Sermon on The New Commandment- 10th June 2018

Reading:

John 13:31-35

In this morning’s sermon, our Minister, Peter, spoke about the nature of Jesus’s love for His disciples and the high calling to love to which we, as Christians, are called.

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Message 5th March 2017- The Generosity of Jesus’ Love

Reading:-

Romans 12:1-2

This morning, in our All Age Service, our Minister, Peter, spoke about the impact Jesus has had on him from an early age, and the generosity of Jesus’ love.

If you would like to hear the message, please click on the audio player below.

Palm leaves

29/03/2015 sermon – Palm Sunday (Mark 11:1-11)

Palm leaves

In our Palm Sunday sermon on Sunday 29th March, Peter considered Mark 11:1-11 and contextualised the events on Palm Sunday.

Please follow this link to read Mark 11:1-11 on the BibleGateway website

To hear the sermon online please use the player below, or right click on this link to save the sermon to your computer.

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26/10/2014 sermon: Amos (Amos 3)

In our Communion service on Sunday 26th October, our Minister Peter continued to consider Amos, in particular the significance of Amos 3, social justice, and the need to sow goodness and love in Christ’s love.

To see this Bible reading online, please follow this link to:

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25/05/2014 sermon. The importance of our relationship with God, our Father (John 1:1-18)

In our Sunday service on Sunday 25th May 2014, our Minister Peter considered John 1:1-18 and the importance of our individual relationship with God, our Father.  A recording of the service’s sermon is available to play below, or by right clicking on this link to download the sermon to your computer.

To read this Bible passage online, please follow this link to John 1:1-18 on the Bible Gateway website.

 

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11/05/2014 sermon. Amazing Grace

In our family service on Sunday 11th May 2014, our Minister Peter considered Grace and loving each other unconditionally in the context of Isaiah 58:10-11, and Mark 6:6b-13.  A recording of the service’s sermon is available to play below, or by right clicking on this link to download the sermon to your computer.

To read these Bible passages online, please follow the links below:

The video below shows a performance of ‘Amazing Grace’ by Chris Tomlin.

Photo of a heart outlined on the pavement in chalk, completed by feet at the bottom of the heart

02/02/2014 sermon. Love matters most

In our All Age Service on Sunday 2nd February 2014, Peter’s sermon concerned the fact that God is love, and why love is our purpose in life, taking an illustration from Chapter 30 ‘the Book of Love’ from ‘The Orthodox Heretic’ by Peter Rollins.

A recording of the service’s sermon is available to play below, or by right clicking on this link to download the sermon to your computer.

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10/03/13 sermon – What’s love got to do with it (John 15:9-17)

Today (Sunday 10th March 2013), Peter read John 15:9-17 and considered the topic ‘What’s love got to do with it?’  To hear the sermon, please click on the player below, or alternatively right click on this link to download the sermon to your computer.

[audio https://newhavenchurch.files.wordpress.com/2012/07/10-03-2013-sermon.mp3]

To read John 15:9-17 online, please follow this link to the BibleGateway website.