Pondering Praising Proclaiming After Christmas
Chris gives a short (12min) message considering the days after Christmas - with his usual humour and stories he makes us think about the need to Ponder, Praise and Proclaim the Good News.
An Angel Story for Christmas Day
After all the great Christmas orientated events we've had recently - where we had no recordings as such - it was lovely to have this little angel story on Christmas Day. Thanks Jenny.
The Christ Like Life
A must listen to message (23mins) from Dave with his usual great humour. Through God's word he delivers assurance, encouragement, and wisdom to help us all be more Christ Like in our lives.
(Isaiah 11 vs 1 to 9)
Waiting for God
Debbie covers: importance of praise, knowing God's promises, patiently encouraging one another in faith, doing our bit - in confidence with the Holy Spirit - as we wait for the return of Jesus.
(Luke 2 vs 25 to 38)
Fulfil the Mission God has for you
In 23 minutes Paul gave us a warm and encouraging message on the importance of fulfilling the mission God gives each one of us. He linked it to his charity work in Africa and our OCC Shoeboxes work.
(Colossians 3 vs 23-24; Acts 20 vs 24)
From Bitterness to Blessings?
Brian gives us a brief (6min) heart felt message relating to Exodus 15 vs 22 to 27 - just keep your eyes on the cross to stop the devil worming his way into our difficult times.
(Exodus 15 vs 22 to 27)
How to sing in a desert situation
Dave gives a fantastic 21 min message entitled 'How to sing in desert situations'. God gave him some amazing words that spoke directly to the current situation with our brother Tony.
(Exodus 15 vs 1 to 21)
Great message from Chris in just 11 mins based on John 6. Given at our Harvest service where all product donations go to The Lighthouse Project Rotherham.
Feeding on The Lamb
Wonderful 15 min sermon from Bob linking Exodus 12 (with reference to Colin J Humphries) to Mark 14 and Revelation. May we always feed on the Lamb of God.
(Exodus 12 vs 1-14 - Mark 14 vs 12-16 vs 22-26)
Pharaoh and The Frogs
In just 5 mins Brian gives us a punchy & educational message - relating to Pharaoh & the frogs - quickly turning it into a reminder of what our mission should be - going out to bring people to Jesus.
(Exodus 8 vs 1-15)
Brief Child Dedication Message
In 9 minutes at this baby Dedication - Chris gives a humorous message to a swelled congregation - with several babies present (sorry for some strange sound quality!). Lovely service with few tears!
(Mark 10 vs 13-16)
Waiting for the Lord our God
In 23 mins Gordon develops on from Margaret's words - particularly through the Book of Habakkuk. If you're hurting & impatiently waiting for God to answer prayer - this message might help.
(Exodus 5, Book of Habakkuk)
Pharaoh - A Man In Rebellion
Margaret gives a great 16min message on Pharaoh - A Man in Rebellion - relating the Exodus text not only to the Hebrews/Moses etc - but directly to us and the way Satan can make us rebels.
(Exodus 5 vs 1 to 15)
Jesus the Healer
In 23 mins - a great message with usual sound Biblical teaching - on the forgiveness of sin & subsequent healing of the paralytic & on to 3 amazing guarantees we have from God.
(Mark 2 vs 1 to 12)
The Rival and Real Kingdom
Dave Goddard - used great humour whilst giving a wonderful 20 minute first message to us - one of real encouragement - touching on the Rival and Real Kingdoms.
(Daniel 1 vs 1-21, Revelation 21 vs 1-4)
Be firm in faith - live in the Light
Clearly the Holy Spirit was upon Brian - as he gave us a 5 minute message from his heart to stay firm in our faith - encouraging us to pass the test of trials from God - by living in the Light.
(Job,Gen3,1 Peter 1: 3 - 8,1 Peter 4: 1 - 17)
Living in the Light of a Returning King
Second important message in the series of Living in the Light of a Returning King (by following Him) - given by Gordon - in 15 mins - but recording goes on to include a Brief Church Meeting!
(1 Timothy 4 vs 7-8, 11-16; 2 Tim 4 vs 1 -2)
Living in the Light of a Returning King
Good to listen to Debbie's 20 minute opening message on the subject of Living in the Light of a Returning King (through Justification).
(Romans 3 vs 21 to 26)
The Trinity - God The Holy Spirit
In 23 minutes Chris takes us through the work of the Holy Spirit in the hearts and minds of sinners - bringing them to faith in Christ, providing us with guidance we need to bring glory to God.
(John 16 verses 8 to 15)
The Day the Priests Dropped Dead
An interesting & challenging 23 minute message to inspire us to: trust in God the Trinity; lead an obedient holy life: & to be 'fired up' by the Holy Spirit to urgently tell out the Good News.
(Leviticus 10 vs 1-3, 8-9 Hebrews 4 vs 14-16)
Good is good
Firstly - sorry for the quality of the sound this week! David as usual gave us a great Biblically sound message - in just 15 mins - on being transformed to be more like Christ.
(Colossians 3 vs 1 to 17)
A Pentecost Message
A must listen to Pentecost Message (22 mins) - open those doors closed by fear and let the Holy Spirit in - to put His stamp upon your life. He's the best and ultimate gift! Ask, seek and knock!
(Luke 11 vs 1 to 13)
God the Son - A theology that leads to Mission
Given a difficult task from our church preaching schedule - in 18 mins Debbie gives an important message - encouraging maturity in Jesus and Unity that lead to fulfilling the Mission Jesus gives us.
(Ephesians 4 vs 1-16)
A United Community
In just 14 minutes Bob Lunt gives a great message on how to become 'A United Community' church - follow the humble example of Jesus - the Servant King. An absolute must listen to sermon!
(Philippiand 2 vs 1 to 11)
A Missional Community - 1 Corinthians 1 - 21 mins.
An insight - in 21 mins - into what an effective Missional Community should look like - an army of united ordinary people empowered by the Spirit to urgently give out the Good News to the lost.
(partly 1 Corinthians 1, Matt 28 etc)
Justification through Grace
In 27 mins Chris explains 'justification' -particularly from Paul's letters - we can't earn justification - it is only through the Grace of God that we are saved through Jesus.
(Galations 2 verses 11 to 21)
A New Community
In 20 mins Debbie explains a blueprint on operating as a devoted church community - being at one in the power of the Holy Spirit to enable us to be a community in unity. Closing with reflection time.
(Acts 2 vs 41 to 47)
God gives His Covenant Demands
In 11 mins Brian gives a very interesting, quietly powerful sermon - initially based on Exodus 34 vs 1 to 9 relating to the various Covenants finishing with the final Covenant of the blood of Christ.
(Exodus 34 vs 1 to 9)
Step out in faith
In 13 mins Margaret gives encouragement for all Christians - especially our church to step out in faith - have no fear the Lord is with us until the end of the age - His light conquers all darkness!
(John1 vs 1 to 8)
In 12 min Chris follows on from Gordon's creation message of last week - picking up on Paradise Lost or The Fall - the introduction of sin into the world - pointing the way to Paradise regained.
(Genesis 3 verses 1 to 7)
God Is and God Created
In 21 mins Gordon gets into the miracle of creation whilst leading up to a communion celebration. Interesting message from former materials scientist - hoping he avoided any false teaching.
(Genesis 1 and 2)