Sermons



2018

30th December 2018First Sunday after ChristmasYear CRevd Martin JohnsonHoly Family
24th December 2018Christmas MidnightYear CRevd Martin JohnsonChristmas and Right Brain Thinking
23rd December 2018Fourth Sunday of AdventYear CRevd Martin JohnsonAdvent Vulnerability
16th December 2018Third Sunday of AdventYear CRevd Robert Willson, Rector of St Philip's 1979-1985Reflection on the Anniversary of the
dedication of the Church Building
16th December 2018Third Sunday of AdventYear CRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellWhat is St Philip’s Here For?
2nd December 2018First Sunday of AdventYear CRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellAdvent, Apocalypse, and Good News
25th November 2018Christ The KingYear BRevd Martin JohnsonA Kingdom Founded on Truth
4th November 2018All SaintsYear BRevd Martin JohnsonAll Saints
28th October 2018Twenty Third Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Martin JohnsonLooking Up
21st October 2018Twenty Second Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Martin JohnsonAnglicare Sunday
18th October 2018Feast of St Luke, Apostle and MartyrYear BRevd Martin JohnsonSt Luke and Healing
14th October 2018Twenty First Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Martin JohnsonBarriers to Becoming
7th October 2018Twentieth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellMade For Each Other
30th September 2018Nineteenth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Martin Johnson"In My Name"
23rd September 2018Eighteenth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Martin JohnsonGreatness and Little Children
16th September 2018Seventeenth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Martin JohnsonSermon Given At Evensong at St Paul's Manuka
16th September 2018Seventeenth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellIt’s Not about Success
9th September 2018Sixteenth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Jeannette McHughJesus and the Syrophonoecian Woman
2nd September 2018Fifteenth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellChrétiens Sans Frontières
19th August 2018Thirteenth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellFear the Lord or Follow the Crowd?
12th August 2018Twelfth Sunday after Eighth Sunday after Pentecost AMYear BRevd Martin JohnsonThe Body of Christ and Community
5th August 2018Eleventh Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellDr Atomic and the Bread of Life
29th July 2018Tenth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Martin JohnsonThe Body of Christ
22nd July 2018Ninth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Martin JohnsonSalvation and Hope
8th July 2018Seventh Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Martin JohnsonCivility
1st July 2018Sixth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Martin JohnsonPatience
24th June 2018Fifth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Jeannette McHughQuantum Universe
17th June 2018Fourth Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellThe Difference God Makes
10th June 2018Third Sunday after PentecostYear BRevd Martin JohnsonNot losing heart and mental wellbeing.
3rd June 2018Corpus ChristiYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellOn Corpus Christi: Christ’s Thankful, Forward-Looking People
27th May 2018Trinity SundayYear BRevd Martin JohnsonProfound communion, the grammar of the Trinity.
20th May 2018Pentecost SundayYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellPentecost: Beyond Cynicism, Fatalism and Groupthink
13th May 2018Seventh Sunday of EasterYear BRevd Martin JohnsonChristian Unity and Faithfulness
6th May 2018St Philip and St JamesYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellPhilip, James, and the Apostolic Reality
29th April 2018Fifth Sunday of EasterYear BRevd Martin JohnsonRepentance and Hope
22nd April 2018Fourth Sunday of EasterYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellThe Good Shepherd or the Meat Industry, Take Your Pick …
15th April 2018Third Sunday of EasterYear BRevd Martin JohnsonThe Easter Revolution
8th April 2018Second Sunday of EasterYear BRevd Martin JohnsonReconciling the earthly and the spiritual
1st April 2018Easter SundayYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellCaught up in the New Creation
31st March 2018Easter VigilYear BRevd Martin JohnsonThe Angel of the Future
30th March 2018Good Friday ReflectionsYear BRevd Martin Johnson
29th March 2018Maundy ThursdayYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellA Tough and Genuine Alternative
11th March 2018Fourth Sunday in LentYear BRevd Martin JohnsonHealing the serpent's bite
4th March 2018Third Sunday in LentYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellGood and Bad Religion
25th February 2018Second Sunday in LentYear BRevd Martin JohnsonLiving together with quiet confidence in the in-between space
18th February 2018First Sunday in LentYear BRevd Martin JohnsonLent and Engagement
14th February 2018Ash WednesdayYear BRevd Martin JohnsonSorrowful Rejoicing ... and Scooters
11th February 2018TransfigurationYear BRevd Martin JohnsonBeyond Words
4th February 2018CandlemasYear BRevd Martin JohnsonParadox and Potential
28th January 2018Fourth Sunday after the EpiphanyYear BRevd Jeannette McHughWhat to do with food dedicated to idols
21st January 2018Third Sunday after the EpiphanyYear BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellJesus' Call: Good News Not Bad