Sermons & Articles

Sermon 30/08/20

Romans 12           The Twelfth Sunday After Trinity                 30 August 2020 Bill commented last week that there had been some discussion on the length of sermons. Ten minutes said someone. Dr Martyn Lloyd Jones was a Welsh Evangelical Minister who ministered...

Sermon 16/08/20

Matthew 15v21-28                       Jesus and Healing                                 16 August 2020                 At first sight, I find today’s Gospel reading troubling. What is Jesus doing? The Canaanite woman came and pleaded with Jesus to have mercy on her...

SERMON 26/07/20

Romans 8v26-39               The Seventh Sunday After Trinity                 26 July 2020 Paul wrote in Romans 8v31 ‘What then are we to say about these things?’ What things?  Some of the things that Paul has described in Chapters 5 to 8 that we have been thinking...

Sermon 19/07/20

Romans 8v12-25             The Sixth Sunday After Trinity                       19 July 2020   This morning’s reading from Paul’s Letter to the Romans, is one on which we could have a series of sermons. Our adoption as Children of God, What does it mean to cry...

Sermon 12/07/20

Romans 8v1-11               The Fifth Sunday After Trinity                   12th July 2020                                                                        On the Day of Pentecost, 1738 Charles Wesley had his conversion experience. He wrote in his journal ‘that...

Sermon 05/07/20

Romans 7 v 15-25a                  The Fourth Sunday After Trinity                          5 July 2020 When I think of civil wars I think of the English Civil War in the 17th century between the Parliamentarians (Cavaliers) and the Royalists (Roundheads); or the 19th...

Pews News and Sermon 05/07/20

Weekly Pews News no 20-27                                        Fourth Sunday after Trinity 5 July 2020                                      Worship online https://www.churchofengland.org/more/media-centre/church-online Chichester Diocese:...

Sermon 28/06/20

Romans 6 v 12-23              The Third Sunday After Trinity          28th June 2020 Slavery is in the news, the ‘Black Lives Matter’ protests in Bristol resulting in the toppling of the statue to Edward Colston and the authorities at Bristol Cathedral covered up a...

Sermon 21/06/20

Romans 6:1b-11                   The Second Sunday After Trinity                    21st June 2020 Our reading today in Romans 6 marks a transition point in Paul’s letter. In Chapters 3-5 Paul has been considering the truth that we are made right with God through our...

SERMON 14/06/20

Romans 5:1-8                     The First Sunday After Trinity                                      14 June 2020 Faith, said the schoolboy, is believing what you know to be untrue.  For some, faith has that kind of bad image.  Faith, they say, is simple mindedness,...