Sermons & Blogs

Sunday 9 Dec – Journey to the cross – and beyond

Today was the final installment in our sermon series “Journey to the cross”, although strictly, as Barry pointed out, we had now moved into the “beyond”, since last week we looked at the crucifixion. Today we looked at the way in which apparent defeat broke out into glorious victory, confounding the expectations of even the closest followers of Jesus. Download or listen to his talk here.

Sunday 2 Dec – Jesus broken on the cross for us

Today Jonathan considered the offering of Jesus on the cross – “his body, broken for us”. While “broken” is the traditional translation, it can also be rendered “given”. And self-giving was both central to this act of Jesus and also central to the response that it should evoke in us. If we are not able to give ourselves to God then we close ourselves off from the blessing that is offered.
Listen to or download his talk here.