Sermons

Motto Text for 2018:-

Motto Text

Sunday Services – Audio Sermons

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2018 Sermons:-
2nd December
18th November
11th November
4th November
14th October
7th October
30th September
16th September
9th September
2nd September
19th August
12th August
5th August
15th July
1st July
17th June
10th June
3rd June – John 13 v1-17
22nd April – Acts 5 v 38-9
15th April – John 20:29
8th April – John 21: 16 (b)
1st April – Mark 16:6 – Easter Sunday
11th March – 1 Samuel 1:27-28
4th March – Genesis 18 v 1-10 & Luke 19 v 1-10

25th February – Luke 10:2
18th February
11th February – Mark 2:7 – This is my Son, whom I love. Listen to him!
4th February – 1 Samuel 16 : 7b – The LORD does not look at the things people look at
28th January – Hebrews Ch 12v2 – Fix our eyes on Jesus!
21st January – Psalm 36 v9 – Berkhamsted a very historic town
14th January – Romans Ch6 v4 – Why be Baptised?
7th January – Motto Text 2018. Hebrews Ch 12v2 – Fix our eyes on Jesus!

2017 Sermons:-
17th December – John 3 v30. Our Advent love!
3rd December – 1 Thessalonians Ch 5 v1-11 – Our Advent “Hope”
19th November – James Ch 4 v11-12. – Do not judge!
12th November – Remembrance Sunday – What causes war?
15th October – James 4 v8-10. – Humble yourselves and God will lift you up!

8th October – James Ch4 v7+8. – Submit to God?
1st October – 2 Corinthians 9 v6-8 – Harvest Thanks giving!
17th September – James 4 v3-6 – A question of loyalty?
11th September – James Ch4 v1-3 – What causes conflict among you
20th August – Matthew Ch 11 v28 -end. – Time for a rest!
13th August – Acts Ch3 v19.- Time for refreshment?
6th August – Genesis Ch 2 v2 – Time for a holiday?

30th July – James Ch3 v13-end. The two kinds of wisdom!
9th July – James 3 v1+2. The question of judgement!

2nd July – James 2 v14. A faith that works!
18th June – Romans Ch8v15 – It is Fathers day!
11th June – Romans Ch 8 v15. No longer a slave to fear!
4th June – Ephesian’s Ch5 v18. Whitsunday – Be filled with the Holy Spirit!
21st May – James Ch 2 v8-13 – Keeping the “Royal Law” that sets you free
14th May – Christian Aid Sunday – Ephesians Ch2 v19-end. Abi Emmens-Green
7th May – James Ch 2 v1-7. – Do not judge by appearances?
30th April – James Ch 1 v26 – end. – Do you consider yourself religious?
16th April – 1 Peter 1 v3 – Easter Sunday HOPE!
9th April –  Luke 19 v42 –  Palm Sunday – Question of spiritual blindness?
2nd April – James Ch 1v26 – Do not deceive yourself – take control!
19th March – BMS Prayer Sunday – Ruth Montacute
12th March – James Ch1 v22-25. Keep it simple – do what God says!
5th March – James ch 1 v21 – Humbly accept God’s word!

19th February – James Ch1 v20 – In your anger do not sin!

12th February – James Ch 1 v19. Quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry!
5th February – James Ch1 v16-18 – Don’t doubt the goodness of God!
29th January – James Ch1 v13-17 – The source of temptation!
15th January – Motto Text 2017 – Psalm 36v9 – In your light, we see light!
8th January – Motto Text 2017 – Psalm 36v9 – For you are the fountain of life


2016 Sermons:-
4th December – Why is the Bible so important? 
20th November – The significance  of Baptism 
13th November – Remembrance Sunday 2016 
6th November – 376th Anniversary Celebration Service – Revd. Paul Mortimore
16th October – James 1 v9-12  Equality in the eyes of God!
9th October – James 1 v2-7 – Is your faith being tested?
2nd October – Harvest “Giving” – BMS World Mission Appeal
25th September All Age Service
18th September – 
Jonah 4 – Jonah truly a “minor” prophet?
11th September – Jonah 4 v1-4. – Jonah and the great debate!
4th September – Jonah Ch3 – Jonah goes to Nineveh
14th August – Jonah Ch 2 – Jonah prays within the great fish!
7th August – Jonah Ch 1 v6-end – Jonah and the storm
10th July – Matthew 8 v5-13 – The Faith of the Centurion  
3rd July – Matthew 14 v22-33 – 40 Days of daring greatly Part B
29th May – 2 Corinthians 13 v14 – The fellowship of the Holy Spirit 
22nd May – 2 Corinthians 13 v14 – The love of God
1st May – 2 Corinthians 13 v 14 – The Grace of our Lord Jesus Christ
17th April – 2 Corinthians 13 v12 – Greet one another with a holy kiss
3rd April – 2 Corinthians 13 v11 – Aim for perfection
13th March – 2 Corinthians 13 v 5-10 – Test yourselves before God!

3rd March – Mothering Sunday
21st February – 2 Corinthians 12 v11 – Paul’s concern for the Church

14th February – 2 Corinthians 12 v10 – Do I delight in weakness?
7th February – 2 Corinthians 12 v10 – When I am weak – then I am strong!
17th January – Motto Text Psalm 25 Part B – For you are God my saviour, My hope is in you all day long!
10th January – Motto Text Psalm 25 Part A – Show me your ways, teach me your paths!

2015 Sermons:-
1st November – 375th Anniversary Sermon
13th September – 2 Cor v16 – end.  Good fruit or bad fruit??
6th September – 2 Cor 11 v 1-15. Paul and the false Apostles
6th September – 2 Cor 11 v 1-15. Paul and the false Apostles
16th August – Romans 8 – Remember what I am doing for you!
9th August – Psalm 25 – Follow the signs!
2nd August – 150th Anniversary of the church building
14th June – 2 Cor 10 v12-end Question of boasting?
7th June – 2 Cor 10 v1-11  Apostle Paul’s defence of his ministry
17th May – 2 Cor 9 v6 – end – Thanks be to God!
3rd May – 2 Cor 9 v1-5. Generosity encouraged Generosity returned!
1st February – 2  Cor 7 v13 – end. Times of “Refreshing”
18th January – 2 Cor 7 v2-13. The Apostles Joy!
11th January – Motto Text 2015 Part B
4th January – Motto Text 2015 Part A

2014 Sermons:-
9th November – Remembrance Sunday – Centenary of WW1
12th October – 2 Corinthians 6 v11-13 – Have an open heart!
5th October – 2 Corinthians 6 v3-11 – The Apostle Paul’s hardships
21st September – 2 Corinthians 6 v1 + 2 – Now is the time of God’s favour
14th September – 2 Corinthians 5 v11-18 – No longer worldly!
1st June – 2 Corinthians 5 v11-15 – Christ’s love compels us
18th May – 2 Corinthian’s 5 v6-11 – We make it our goal to please Him
4th May – 2 Corinthians 5 v1-5 –  Living in a tent
13th April – Palm Sunday – God’s purposes revealed!
30th March – Mothering Sunday – Mary of Bethany
16th March – 2 Corinthians 4 v16-end –  The contrasts of life
9th March – 2 Corinthians 4 v13-15. –  We believe therefore we speak!
16th February – 2 Corinthians Ch 4 v 8-12 Suffering for Christ!
9th February – 2 Corinthians Ch 4 v7  Treasure in jars of clay!
2nd February – 2 Corinthians Ch 4 v5+6  Let light shine out of darkness!
19th January – 2 Corinthians Ch 4 v3+4.  The God of this age has blinded!
12th January – 2014  Motto text Part two
5th January –  2014 Motto Text  Part one

2013 Sermons:-
20th October – 2 Corinthian’s 3 v17- end. – We are all being transformed
13th October – 2 Corinthians 3 v12-16. ” The Question of the veil!”

6th October – 2 Corinthians 3 v7-11. “The Glory of the New Covenant”
16th June – Fathers Day –  Luke Ch15 v20 – 24. The forgiving father!
2nd June – 2 Corinthians 3 v1-3 – You are a letter from Christ!

19th May – Whitsunday Celebrations – Our visit from “Toughtalk”
12th May – 2 Corinthians Ch 2 v12 to end – Christ’s Triumphal Procession
21st April – 2 Corinthians Ch 2 v 5-11 – Forgiveness for the sinner
14th April – 2 Corinthians Ch 1 21 – Ch 2v1-4. – Paul’s Confidence
17th March – 2 Corinthians 1 v 12 – 21 – How to handle conflict – Beware of the ways of the world
3rd March – 2 Corinthians 1 v 1-11 – Our Father of compassion and our God of comfort
20th January – 2 Corinthians – Series Title “Finding strength in weakness
13th January