Sermon Archive

occasional sermons focusing on our vision
An occasional series considering contemporary questions (2015 - date)
Origins: What the Bible says about life, the universe and everything (2009)
The Growth of a Man of God: Lessons from the life of Joseph (2008)
Good News for All the Earth : Studies from the life of Abraham (2005)
Good News for all the earth : Abraham and the mission of God
No Longer Slaves : The messages of Exodus (2006)
When God comes down : The message of Exodus for a Post-Christian world (2011)
Paving the Way Home (2018)
Stories of people who haven't arrived yet (2016)
Our Faithful God (2017)
Gideon and the God the Underdog (2017)
Ruth : Romance and Redemption (2018)
Hope Through Despair : The story of Ruth (2012)
God's Love Story (2007)
A King after God's Heart (2018)
The Beatitudes of Samuel (2010)
The Boy who would be King: God's glory and grace in the life of David (2009)
Speaking for God when it's hard : The story of Elijah (2015)
I will build My Church : Lessons from Ezra on kingdom growth (2013)
God's Silent Sovereignty : The story of Esther (2014)
Trusting the Invisible God : The story of Esther (2006)
Job's cry "Where is God?" (2012)
The Way Home: Selections from the songs of ascent (2009)
Living with God Psalms for the New Year (2011)
Songs for the Real World: The authentic Christian life in the Psalms (2006)
Why have you forsaken me?
Real Songs : The highs and lows of living in the now (2014)
Christmas in the Psalms (2019)
How to Live Well (2013)
How to have a heart of wisdom (2018)
Learning to Wait Advent in Isaiah (2015)
A Long Way East of Eden : Shame and hope from Isaiah 1-11 (2004)
One Lord, One People, One Hope : The Message of Isaiah 56-66 (2008)
Living away from home : Daniel in Exile (2017)
Our God Reigns! Living in a hostile world (2007)
The Day of the Lord (2012)
The Lion Roars : Amos (2019)
The Lion Roars : Studies in Amos (2005)
Jonah : Surprised by Grace (2015)
A Scandalous Grace : Lessons from the book of Jonah (2010)
Who is like the Lord (2018)
Questioning Justice : The message of Habakkuk (2016)
The Day of the Lord (2018)
I will Build My Church (2008)
The Danger of Dead Religion (2015)
The #CounterRevolution : Jesus' Beatitudes (2016)
Lord Teach us to Pray : The Lord's Prayer in Matthew (2016)
Why Christmas? (2010)
Responses to the Coming King (2014)
Christmas with the prophets (2017)
The Cross Looms Large (2018)
Not to be Seen by Others : Living the authentic spiritual life (2016)
Be careful how you build (2017)
Unstoppable : The ministry of Jesus in Matthew 8-9 (2010)
Donning the Mantle : Living for Jesus in a hostile world (2012)
Let Your Kingdom Come: Lessons from parables in Matthew 13 (2009)
The (upside-down) Kingdom of Heaven is like ... (2016)
The King has Come : The good news of Jesus told by Mark (2014/15)
Following a King who serves (2019)
Encounters with Jesus (Christmas 2014)
Tales of the Unexpected: Parables that Jesus told (2005)
The Revolution's Here : The message of Luke (2006)
The Road to Life : Luke's account of the Easter Story (2014)
Easter in Luke (2020)
Getting Ready for Christmas (2013)
Responding to the Heart of God (2011)
Seven signs in John's Gospel (2016)
To be Continued : Meeting the Risen Jesus ... (2015)
Suffering Servant, Risen King : Jesus before and after the cross (2008)
God in the Flesh (2012)
The Real Jesus (2011-2012)
Knowing and Growing : Living a Fruitful Life for the Father (2015)
Words of the Cross : John's account (2019)
The Word became flesh
The Power of the Gospel : Transforming Lives in the Book of Acts (2010)
The Making of a Global Church : Lessons from the life of the Apostle Paul in the book of Acts (2005)
Revolutionary Lives in the book of Acts (2007)
The New Kingdom of Jesus (2016)
The Church is not dead (2013-14)
Faithful : The Good News about God for everyone (2012-2013)
True Hope: God's promises to His People in Romans 8 (2006)
A short series in Romans 8 (2020)
The Cruciality of the Cross : 1 Corinthians 1-10 (2008, 2009 and 2011)
A Spirit-filled Community : 1 Corinthians 12-14 (2009)
Unimpressive? (2018)
Getting the Good News Right : Galations 3-5
The local church is the hope of the world : Paul's letter to the church in Ephesus (2013)
The Church as Community : Church Weekend Away 2006
The Struggle for Joy in the Mess of Life (2015)
Paul's Letter to the Philippians
Rejoice in the Lord: Paul's prison letter to the Philippians (2009)
Finding Joy in Lockdown (2020)
Christ is All : The message of Colossians (2010)
Free at Last: The liberating message of Colossians (2005)
Jesus is bigger than you think : Colossians 1-4 (2017)
Living with Real Hope (2016)
A Model Church (2007)
Stand Firm and Hold Fast (2020)
Gospel Legacy : Paul's second letter to Timothy
Planting Healthy Churches (2016)
How to do Good : Paul's letter to Titus (2011)
The Difference Jesus : Makes Studies in the book of Hebrews (2010)
Humble Confidence (2012)
So What is Faith? (2012)
Hungry : The dissatisfied joy of being a Christian in 1 Peter (2005)
Evidence of Alien Life (2008)
Living in a Foreign Land : Lessons from 1 Peter (2012)
Stand Firm : Four words of advice from 2 Peter (2004)
Stay Safe : Warnings from 2 Peter (2019)
Love is from God (2018)
Contending for the Faith The book of Jude (2018)
A Vision of Jesus to Get You Through : The message of Revelation 1 (2016)
The World we all Want (2013)
Revelation Letters : Jesus' message to the seven churches (2016)
The Bible and Politics (2010)
Triumphant Love: The transforming power of knowing Jesus Christ (2008)
Go Free! (on the bicentenary of the abolition of the slave trade) (2007)
God wants to use YOU (2007)
Easter in the Old Testament (2013)
God's Big Society: The Communal Vision of the Bible (2011)
Pharisees Anonymous : Spotting the Pharisee inside
Oxford Area Leadership Day at Magdalen Road Church 25th January 2014. Guest Speaker Ray Evans
7 Last Words : Last words of Jesus from the cross (2017)
Living for God
The Paradox of God's Kingdom (2014)
Sin and how to solve it (2015)
So What is Prayer? : Lessons from the prayers of the Apostle Paul (2005)
Living in Light of the Cross (2012)
4 G's That Change Everything (2017)
Made in His Image (2016)
Jesus for the iGens? (2019)
A Gospels for the Nations?  (2018)
Praying with Paul : Looking at the prayers of Paul (2017)
Training Day for Oxford area FIEC Churches January 2016
Church Weekend Away 2017 : Our 4-part Vision
Experiencing The Spirit (2009)
Church Weekend Away 2013 : Union with Christ (2013)
Bible overview materials
Nehemiah : Building for the Future (2017)