Category: Lent

Sunday next before Lent – Sermon 125

Prayer to start May the words of my lips and the thoughts of our hearts be graciously received for the Glory and Honour of our Lord Jesus Christ AMEN Introduction Being a Christian is not always easy – nor is it meant to be – Jesus Himself taught us that following in His footsteps involves…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

Sunday next before Lent – Sermon 63

Prayer to start May the words of my lips and the thoughts of our hearts be graciously received for the Glory and Honour of our Lord Jesus Christ AMEN Introduction Change and responsibility are not words that many of us relish When we know there will be changes affecting our job, our houses, our daily…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

Sunday next before Lent – Sermon 38

Prayer to start May the words of my lips and the thoughts of our hearts be graciously received for the Glory and Honour of our Lord Jesus Christ AMEN Introduction “Almighty God…….give us grace to percieve His Glory, that we may be strengthened to suffer with Him and be changed into His likeness” words from…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

Sunday next before Lent – Sermon 13

Prayer to start May the words of my lips and the thoughts of our hearts be graciously received for the Glory and Honour of our Lord Jesus Christ AMEN Introduction Who would we choose to have a one to one with? our families? our friends? – a relative who lives away? Perhaps we would like…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

Sunday next before Lent – Sermon 1

  Bible References Hosea 14 Philemon Evensong – ASB 6.30pm  – 18th February 1996   Prayer to start May the Lord be in our hearts and may every word and thought be graciously received for the Glory and Honour of His Name. AMEN Introduction Its likely that if we carried out an opinion pole of…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

2nd Sunday before Lent – Sermon 139

Bible References : Genesis 1:1-2:3 Matthew 6:25-34   Prayer to start May the words of my lips and the thoughts of our hearts be graciously received for the Glory and Honour of our Lord Jesus Christ AMEN Introduction Global Warming – Do we believe it? Is it something we should be concerned about – or…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

2nd Sunday before Lent – Sermon 96

Bible References : Genesis 1:1-2:3 Matthew 6:25-34   Prayer to start May the words of my lips and the thoughts of our hearts be graciously received for the Glory and Honour of our Lord Jesus Christ AMEN Introduction Few things speak to us more powerfully – than the sheer beauty and wonder of God’s world…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

2nd Sunday in Lent – Sermon 156

Prayer to start May the words of my lips and the thoughts of our hearts be graciously received for the Glory and Honour of our Lord Jesus Christ AMEN Introduction What must I do to inherit eternal life? How can a man be born again when he is old? Who then can be saved? Questions…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

2nd Sunday in Lent – Sermon 97

Prayer to start May the words of my lips and the thoughts of our hearts be graciously received for the Glory and Honour of our Lord Jesus Christ AMEN Introduction Congratulations – you’ve won a free holiday in our prize draw competition – isn’t it wonderful! We’ve all had them haven’t we – salesmen ringing…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

1st Sunday in Lent – Sermon 140

Prayer to start May the words of my lips and the thoughts of our hearts be graciously received for the Glory and Honour of our Lord Jesus Christ AMEN Introduction At first sight we might think that this morning’s readings are all about temptation – Well – yes they are But they’re about something else…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off