Worship

In this section, we keep archives of many of our services. As you browse here, we hope you'll get a flavour of our worship, including the themes we look at, our hymns and our sermons.

Service Date: 24 July, 2016

Worship was led by the Revd. James Grayson

Service Date: 17 July, 2016

Worship was led by the Revd.Robert Beard

Service Date: 10 July, 2016

Worship was led by The Revd. Margaret Herbert who preached on being tested against the standards God sets and the requirement to obey the law of love.

Service Date: 3 July, 2016

Worhsip was led by the Revd. Dr. David Stec

Service Date: 26 June, 2016

Worship was led by The Revd. Dr. Walter Houston

Service Date: 19 June, 2016

Worship was led by The Revd. Robert Beard

Service Date: 12 June, 2016

Worship was led by The Revd. Margaret Herbert who preached on readings from Kings 1 and Luke 7.

Service Date: 5 June, 2016

Worship was led by the Revd. Robert Beard. His sermon opened with the observation that many of the incidents in the life and ministry of Jesus echoed incidents in the lives of the prophets. The story in Kings 1 of Elijah raising a widow's son to life is echoed in Luke 7 where Jesus raises a widow's son to life.

Widows have a special status in the scriptures, entitled to respect and care. Jesus did not ask about the widow's faith but responded to her need out of compassion. So too should we respond with compassion to people who we see to be in need.

Service Date: 29 May, 2016

Worship was led by the Revd. Sue Hammersley, Vicar of St. Mark's Church, Broomhill.
 In her sermon The Revd. Hammersley described how many people struggle with feelings of inadequacy and guilt that we are not serving God as well as we might. We can lose sight of the fact that God loves us as we are. Being so loved allows us to love.

The story in Luke of Jesus healing the centurion's servant raises questions about authority. The centurion was a man of status yet he regards himself as unworthy to have Jesus in his house. However, believing that God's authority works through Jesus, and that Jesus can heal from afar, he reaches out to Jesus for help.

We can reach out with the message of God's love and bring a kind of healing and wholeness to those who need...

Service Date: 22 May, 2016

Worship was led by the Revd. Robert Beard who preached on the subject of the Trinity and helped us explore helpful ways of thinking about the Trinity.  

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