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Evening Prayer CW – Sermon 284

Evening Prayer CW6.30 pm7th October 2018 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!  You want us to cross over the Jordan river now? – but it’s the wrong time of…

By Derek 17th February 2019 0

Remembrance Sunday – Sermon 289

Remembrance Sunday 6.30pm Evening Prayer BCP 11th November 2018 [Not Preached] 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 Today is the 100th Anniversary of the ending of the Great War –…

By Derek 17th February 2019 Off

Evening Prayer CW – Sermon 285

Evening Prayer CW6.30 pm7th October 2018 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!  You want us to cross over the Jordan river now? – but it’s the wrong time of…

By Derek 17th February 2019 Off

Feast of St. Mary the Virgin – Sermon 281

– Feast of St. Mary the Virgin10.00am Holy Communion 9th August 2018 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 Celebration – what will make you celebrate wildly and jump for joy?…

By Derek 3rd February 2019 Off

The Transfiguration– Sermon 279

The Transfiguration10.00am Holy Communion 6th August 2017 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 One Saturday evening an incumbent decided to give a parishioner a lift to the railway Station.  The…

By Derek 3rd February 2019 Off

COMPLINE – ADDRESS – Sermon 276

COMPLINE – ADDRESS – Tuesday 7.30 pm – 11th April 2017 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 Jesus – had just been welcomed – by the crowds – in Jerusalem –…

By Derek 7th January 2019 Off

Greatest Fears- Sermon 54

Prayer to start May every thought and word be graciously received for the Glory of our Lord Jesus Christ Introduction What’s our biggest fears? that we will lose our health our job our friends that we will lose control Sometimes just thinking about such things can send us into an emotional roller coaster ride We…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

Belief- Sermon 29

Prayer to start May every thought and word be graciously received for the Glory of our Lord Jesus Christ Introduction Do we really believe there is life after death? – or do we think its something someone has invented to help us feel comfortable in our old age? Do we really believe Jesus rose from…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

Rushbearing – Sermon 89

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  Rushbearing is reported to have been started by Pope Gregory 1V – in 827AD – when he suggested that “rushes should be strewn on the…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

Rushbearing – Sermon 20

Prayer to start May every thought and every word be graciously received for the Glory and honour of our Lord Jesus Christ AMEN Introduction As far as I am aware – the earliest published reference to Rushbearing in Lymm was 1817 – when people brought Rushes to the church – to be placed on the…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off