Category: Sermons

1st Sunday in Lent – Sermon 26

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 “For as through the disobedience of one man, many were made sinners – so through the obedience of one man many will be made righteous”…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

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

5th Sunday of Pentecost – Sermon 8

Prayer to start May the words from my lips and the thoughts in our hearts be acceptable to our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. AMEN Introduction How would you describe your ideal man or ideal woman ? – good looking, – intelligent, – charming, – makes you laugh ? – caring? – I’m sure those…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

Compline – Sermon 83

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  Tonight’s reading focuses on one of the principle characters and key events of Holy week. – The Betrayal of Jesus by Judas Iscariot It’s a…

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