Category Archives: Sermons

Sermon: We can live out love

We can do more than we ever thought possible and live lives of astonishing love. Continue reading

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Sermon: Jesus is not a life coach

Paul reminds us that Christianity is not about positive thinking. Jesus is not a life coach. Continue reading

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Sermon: For Asta and Matthew’s Wedding

the Church believes and has always believed that in the love between a married couple, as in any sort of love, we see God Continue reading

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Sermon: Holy and Perfect

because we are no longer slaves to sin we’re able to be perfect or holy, free from what John Wesley referred to as ‘evil thoughts and evil tempers’ Continue reading

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Sermon: Don’t mention the Trinity!

As I say on this Sunday every year: today is Trinity Sunday; be afraid, be very afraid. Continue reading

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Sermon: Merited and unmerited suffering

History shows us too many times when Christians have utterly failed to do good. Let’s never add to that history by doing evil. Continue reading

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Sermon: In which Avril confesses to proclaiming a ‘nice’ God

I say, only half-jokingly, that my particular gift isn’t to encourage people to see Christianity as true; it’s to encourage people to see Christians as ‘nice’. Continue reading

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