Category: Sermons

Trinity Sunday – Sermon 113

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 Mention Christmas, Easter, Advent, Holy Week – maybe even Pentecost – to some Christians – and we might see a sparkle of interest – But…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

6th Sunday after Trinity – Sermon 31

Prayer to start May every thought and every word be graciously received for the Glory and honour of our Lord Jesus Christ AMEN Introduction How responsive are we ? How good are we at hearing and responding to what people tell us? If you asked a door to door salesman that question after a day…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

8th Sunday after Trinity – Sermon 57

Bible References : Genesis 50:4-26 1Corinthians 14:1-19   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 “Make love your aim – then be eager for the gifts of the Spirit – above all…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

8th Sunday after Trinity – Sermon 44

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 “With the great cloud of witnesses around us – we must shake off every encumbrance and sin – and run with resolution the race which…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

7th Sunday after Trinity – Sermon 131

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 an Engineer – and a Mechanical one at that – I like to know how things work – expect most things to have a…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

7th Sunday after Trinity – Sermon 19

Prayer to start May every thought and every word be graciously received for the Glory and honour of our Lord Jesus Christ AMEN Introduction After Jesus had been praying one of His disciples said ” “Lord teach us to pray” How often have we echoed those same words when we have sat or knelt down…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

6th Sunday after Trinity – Sermon 88

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 Help! – we all need it – We all need support – someone to hold on to When our confidence fails – when we feel…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

1st Sunday of Christmas – Sermon 62

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 So – How’s the celebrations going? – Did the day match up to your expectations? – has it been a Christmas to remember? – What’s…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

Feast of Epiphany – Sermon 138

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 Epiphany – after Easter –the second oldest season in the Christian church year – It started in the Eastern churches – as a feast to…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

Witnessing – Sermon 4

Prayer to start O God, open your word to our hearts and our hearts to your word, give us grace to receive it, to understand it and to obey it, for the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ. AMEN Introduction " I promise to tell the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off