Sermons : seasons and holy days

Please select from this list:

Advent
Christmas
Epiphany season
Baptism of the Lord
The Presentation of Christ in the Temple
Lent before Holy Week
Ash Wednesday
Holy Week
Palm Sunday
Maundy Thursday
Good Friday
Easter season
Ascension Day
Pentecost season
Day of Pentecost
Trinity Sunday
Corpus Christi
All Saints
Christ the King / The Reign of Christ
St Philip and St James

Lent before Holy Week

10th April 2022Sixth Sunday Year CRevd Martin JohnsonPalm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion
3rd April 2022Fifth Sunday 2022Year CRevd Martin JohnsonThe Sweet Aroma of Gratitude
27th March 2022Fourth Sunday 2022Year CRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellProdigal Love Meets Shared Delusion audio
20th March 2022Third Sunday 2022Year CRevd Martin JohnsonSuffering and Time
13th March 2022Second Sunday 2022Year CRevd Martin JohnsonTrust
6th March 2022First Sunday 2022Year CRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellDesert Challenge 2: The New Israel audio
21st March 2021Fifth Sunday Year BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellThe Good News of the Cross audio
14th March 2021Fourth Sunday Year BRevd Martin JohnsonCourage to await the Cross
7th March 2021Third Sunday Year BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellMarching to a Different Drummer audio
28th February 2021Second Sunday Year BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellGiving Up and Taking Up  audio
21st February 2021First Sunday Year BRevd Martin JohnsonLenten trials
29th March 2020Fifth Sunday Year ARevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellI am the Resurrection and the Life audio
15th March 2020Third Sunday Year ARevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellIs the Lord among us or not? audio
8th March 2020Second Sunday Year ARevd Martin JohnsonCultivating the Land of Promise
1st March 2020First Sunday Year ARevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellNot Failing in the Wilderness audio
7th April 2019Fifth Sunday Year CRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellScandalous!
31st March 2019Fourth Sunday Year CRevd Martin JohnsonBreaking Down the Barriers
24th March 2019Third Sunday Year CRevd Martin JohnsonFaith and Imaginative Vision
17th March 2019Second Sunday Year CRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellThe Judgement of our Anxieties
10th March 2019First Sunday Year CRevd Martin JohnsonNarratives and Trust
6th March 2019Ash Wednesday Revd Martin JohnsonLenten Renewal
11th March 2018Fourth Sunday Year BRevd Martin JohnsonHealing the serpent's bite
4th March 2018Third Sunday Year BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellGood and Bad Religion
25th February 2018Second Sunday Year BRevd Martin JohnsonLiving together with quiet confidence in the in-between space
18th February 2018First Sunday Year BRevd Martin JohnsonLent and Engagement
14th February 2018Ash Wednesday Revd Martin JohnsonSorrowful Rejoicing ... and Scooters
2nd April 2017Fifth Sunday Year ARevd Martin JohnsonFifth Sunday 2017
26th March 2017Fourth Sunday Year ARevd Martin JohnsonFourth Sunday 2017
19th March 2017Third Sunday Year ARevd Martin JohnsonThird Sunday 2017
12th March 2017Second Sunday Year ARevd Martin JohnsonSecond Sunday 2017
5th March 2017First Sunday Year ARevd Martin JohnsonFirst Sunday 2017
1st March 2017Ash Wednesday Revd Martin JohnsonAsh Wednesday 2017
13th March 2016Fifth Sunday Year CRevd Dr Colin DundonThe anointing at Bethany: God's new thing
6th March 2016Fourth Sunday Year CRevd Dr Colin DundonA Waiting Father
28th February 2016Third Sunday Year CRevd Dr Colin DundonGrief and Hope
21st February 2016Second Sunday Year CRevd Dr Colin DundonReal Change
14th February 2016First Sunday Year CRevd Dr Colin DundonThe Testing of Jesus
10th February 2016Ash Wednesday Revd Dr Colin DundonThe Freedom of Forgiveness
22nd March 2015Fifth Sunday Year BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellSome Gays come to Jesus
22nd February 2015First Sunday Year BRevd Jeannette McHughLent
6th April 2014Fifth Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandOut of the depths … Lenten series on prayer; 5
30th March 2014Fourth Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandShine as a light in the world … Lenten series on prayer; 4
23rd March 2014Third Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandGet close to Jesus and discover the truth … Lenten series on prayer; 3
16th March 2014Second Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandWhen you pray let go and start from nowhere … Lenten series on prayer; 2
9th March 2014First Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandThe first prayer: O Lord have mercy … Lenten series on prayer; 1
5th March 2014Ash Wednesday Revd Rebecca NewlandCome back to Centre
17 March 2013Fifth Sunday Year CBrian McKinlayThe passionate life
24 February 2013Second Sunday Year CRevd Linda AnchellA darkness
17 February 2013First Sunday Year CChris CheahTesting and Temptation
25 March 2012Fifth Sunday Year BRevd Linda AnchellAnd I, when I am lifted up
18 March 2012Fourth Sunday Year BRevd Dr Catherine HoltLent is a journey
11 March 2012Third Sunday Year BBrian McKinlayJesus breaks the barriers
4 March 2012Second Sunday Year BChris CheahSmall bad habits
26 February 2012First Sunday Year BPerseverance: an introduction to Lent — essay by Kym Harris OSB.
10 April 2011Fifth Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandWho is Christ for you?
3 April 2011Fourth Sunday Year ABrian McKinlayHealing and the work of God
27 March 2011Third Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandGo to the well
20 March 2011Second Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandStart from nowhere
13 March 2011First Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandA relationship fractured by disobedience
14 March 2010Fourth Sunday Year CRevd Rebecca NewlandWe are entrusted with the ministry of reconciliation
28 February 2010Second Sunday Year CRevd Rebecca NewlandThe Cross is the key
21 February 2010First Sunday Year CRevd Rebecca NewlandThis Lent, let's be human
15 March 2009Third Sunday Year BRevd Dr Ray WilliamsonWhere anger and courage meet
8 March 2009Second Sunday Year BRevd Dr Ray WilliamsonLosing our life to gain it
1 March 2009First Sunday Year BRevd Dr Ray WilliamsonThe journey of discipleship
2 March 2008Fourth Sunday Year AChris CheahLearning to see
24 February 2008Third Sunday Year ARevd Doug BannermanThe woman at the well
17 February 2008Second Sunday Year ARevd Rob LamertonHome Groups
10 February 2008First Sunday Year ARevd Rob LamertonTemptations
25 March 2007Fifth Sunday Year CRevd Jeannette McHughIona sacred island of pilgrimage
18 March 2007Fourth Sunday Year CRevd Rob LamertonThe prodigal son
11 March 2007Third Sunday Year CRevd Rob LamertonJesus' mission journey
4 March 2007Second Sunday Year CRevd Rob LamertonThorpey
21 February 2007Ash Wednesday Revd Rob LamertonAsh Wednesday
2 April 2006Fifth Sunday Year BRevd Rob LamertonThe Greeks did not get an answer!
26 March 2006Fourth Sunday Year BRevd Rob LamertonGod so loved the world
19 March 2006Third Sunday Year BRevd Rob LamertonJesus cleanses the temple
12 March 2006Second Sunday Year BWashington OlooFarewell address
12 March 2006Second Sunday Year BRevd Rob LamertonGod gives life against the odds
5 March 2006First Sunday Year BRevd Rob LamertonThe Covenant
13 March 2005Fifth Sunday Year ARevd Rob LamertonAs good as dead, but alive!
27 February 2005Third Sunday Year ARevd Rob LamertonHardness of heart
20 February 2005Second Sunday Year ASarah GowtyConfidence in Christ
13 February 2005First Sunday Year AChris CheahDesert walking
28 March 2004Fifth Sunday Year CKen BatterhamOffering ourselves
21 March 2004Fourth Sunday Year CRevd Rob LamertonReconciliation
14 March 2004Third Sunday Year CRevd Rob LamertonToo much stuff
7 March 2004Second Sunday Year CRevd Rob LamertonDiscover God's light in unusual places
10th April 2022Sixth Sunday Year CRevd Martin JohnsonPalm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion
3rd April 2022Fifth Sunday 2022Year CRevd Martin JohnsonThe Sweet Aroma of Gratitude
27th March 2022Fourth Sunday 2022Year CRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellProdigal Love Meets Shared Delusion audio
20th March 2022Third Sunday 2022Year CRevd Martin JohnsonSuffering and Time
13th March 2022Second Sunday 2022Year CRevd Martin JohnsonTrust
6th March 2022First Sunday 2022Year CRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellDesert Challenge 2: The New Israel audio
21st March 2021Fifth Sunday Year BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellThe Good News of the Cross audio
14th March 2021Fourth Sunday Year BRevd Martin JohnsonCourage to await the Cross
7th March 2021Third Sunday Year BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellMarching to a Different Drummer audio
28th February 2021Second Sunday Year BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellGiving Up and Taking Up  audio
21st February 2021First Sunday Year BRevd Martin JohnsonLenten trials
29th March 2020Fifth Sunday Year ARevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellI am the Resurrection and the Life audio
15th March 2020Third Sunday Year ARevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellIs the Lord among us or not? audio
8th March 2020Second Sunday Year ARevd Martin JohnsonCultivating the Land of Promise
1st March 2020First Sunday Year ARevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellNot Failing in the Wilderness audio
7th April 2019Fifth Sunday Year CRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellScandalous!
31st March 2019Fourth Sunday Year CRevd Martin JohnsonBreaking Down the Barriers
24th March 2019Third Sunday Year CRevd Martin JohnsonFaith and Imaginative Vision
17th March 2019Second Sunday Year CRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellThe Judgement of our Anxieties
10th March 2019First Sunday Year CRevd Martin JohnsonNarratives and Trust
6th March 2019Ash Wednesday Revd Martin JohnsonLenten Renewal
11th March 2018Fourth Sunday Year BRevd Martin JohnsonHealing the serpent's bite
4th March 2018Third Sunday Year BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellGood and Bad Religion
25th February 2018Second Sunday Year BRevd Martin JohnsonLiving together with quiet confidence in the in-between space
18th February 2018First Sunday Year BRevd Martin JohnsonLent and Engagement
14th February 2018Ash Wednesday Revd Martin JohnsonSorrowful Rejoicing ... and Scooters
2nd April 2017Fifth Sunday Year ARevd Martin JohnsonFifth Sunday 2017
26th March 2017Fourth Sunday Year ARevd Martin JohnsonFourth Sunday 2017
19th March 2017Third Sunday Year ARevd Martin JohnsonThird Sunday 2017
12th March 2017Second Sunday Year ARevd Martin JohnsonSecond Sunday 2017
5th March 2017First Sunday Year ARevd Martin JohnsonFirst Sunday 2017
1st March 2017Ash Wednesday Revd Martin JohnsonAsh Wednesday 2017
13th March 2016Fifth Sunday Year CRevd Dr Colin DundonThe anointing at Bethany: God's new thing
6th March 2016Fourth Sunday Year CRevd Dr Colin DundonA Waiting Father
28th February 2016Third Sunday Year CRevd Dr Colin DundonGrief and Hope
21st February 2016Second Sunday Year CRevd Dr Colin DundonReal Change
14th February 2016First Sunday Year CRevd Dr Colin DundonThe Testing of Jesus
10th February 2016Ash Wednesday Revd Dr Colin DundonThe Freedom of Forgiveness
22nd March 2015Fifth Sunday Year BRevd Canon Prof Scott CowdellSome Gays come to Jesus
22nd February 2015First Sunday Year BRevd Jeannette McHughLent
6th April 2014Fifth Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandOut of the depths … Lenten series on prayer; 5
30th March 2014Fourth Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandShine as a light in the world … Lenten series on prayer; 4
23rd March 2014Third Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandGet close to Jesus and discover the truth … Lenten series on prayer; 3
16th March 2014Second Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandWhen you pray let go and start from nowhere … Lenten series on prayer; 2
9th March 2014First Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandThe first prayer: O Lord have mercy … Lenten series on prayer; 1
5th March 2014Ash Wednesday Revd Rebecca NewlandCome back to Centre
17 March 2013Fifth Sunday Year CBrian McKinlayThe passionate life
24 February 2013Second Sunday Year CRevd Linda AnchellA darkness
17 February 2013First Sunday Year CChris CheahTesting and Temptation
25 March 2012Fifth Sunday Year BRevd Linda AnchellAnd I, when I am lifted up
18 March 2012Fourth Sunday Year BRevd Dr Catherine HoltLent is a journey
11 March 2012Third Sunday Year BBrian McKinlayJesus breaks the barriers
4 March 2012Second Sunday Year BChris CheahSmall bad habits
26 February 2012First Sunday Year BPerseverance: an introduction to Lent — essay by Kym Harris OSB.
10 April 2011Fifth Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandWho is Christ for you?
3 April 2011Fourth Sunday Year ABrian McKinlayHealing and the work of God
27 March 2011Third Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandGo to the well
20 March 2011Second Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandStart from nowhere
13 March 2011First Sunday Year ARevd Rebecca NewlandA relationship fractured by disobedience
14 March 2010Fourth Sunday Year CRevd Rebecca NewlandWe are entrusted with the ministry of reconciliation
28 February 2010Second Sunday Year CRevd Rebecca NewlandThe Cross is the key
21 February 2010First Sunday Year CRevd Rebecca NewlandThis Lent, let's be human
15 March 2009Third Sunday Year BRevd Dr Ray WilliamsonWhere anger and courage meet
8 March 2009Second Sunday Year BRevd Dr Ray WilliamsonLosing our life to gain it
1 March 2009First Sunday Year BRevd Dr Ray WilliamsonThe journey of discipleship
2 March 2008Fourth Sunday Year AChris CheahLearning to see
24 February 2008Third Sunday Year ARevd Doug BannermanThe woman at the well
17 February 2008Second Sunday Year ARevd Rob LamertonHome Groups
10 February 2008First Sunday Year ARevd Rob LamertonTemptations
25 March 2007Fifth Sunday Year CRevd Jeannette McHughIona sacred island of pilgrimage
18 March 2007Fourth Sunday Year CRevd Rob LamertonThe prodigal son
11 March 2007Third Sunday Year CRevd Rob LamertonJesus' mission journey
4 March 2007Second Sunday Year CRevd Rob LamertonThorpey
21 February 2007Ash Wednesday Revd Rob LamertonAsh Wednesday
2 April 2006Fifth Sunday Year BRevd Rob LamertonThe Greeks did not get an answer!
26 March 2006Fourth Sunday Year BRevd Rob LamertonGod so loved the world
19 March 2006Third Sunday Year BRevd Rob LamertonJesus cleanses the temple
12 March 2006Second Sunday Year BWashington OlooFarewell address
12 March 2006Second Sunday Year BRevd Rob LamertonGod gives life against the odds
5 March 2006First Sunday Year BRevd Rob LamertonThe Covenant
13 March 2005Fifth Sunday Year ARevd Rob LamertonAs good as dead, but alive!
27 February 2005Third Sunday Year ARevd Rob LamertonHardness of heart
20 February 2005Second Sunday Year ASarah GowtyConfidence in Christ
13 February 2005First Sunday Year AChris CheahDesert walking
28 March 2004Fifth Sunday Year CKen BatterhamOffering ourselves
21 March 2004Fourth Sunday Year CRevd Rob LamertonReconciliation
14 March 2004Third Sunday Year CRevd Rob LamertonToo much stuff
7 March 2004Second Sunday Year CRevd Rob LamertonDiscover God's light in unusual places