Sermons

Sermons

Sermon 17th September 2017

Leslie Spatt – What do we think about forgiveness 17sept17 StM Battersea 20170917   Sunday 17th September 2017   What do we think about forgiveness?   Genesis 50: 15 – 21; Psalm 103: 8 – 13; Romans 14: 1 – 12;                                            Matthew 18: 21 – 35   By[…]

Sermon 10th September 2017

Canon Simon – 10 September Proper 18 20170910   Sermon Preached by Canon Simon Butler Sunday 10th September 2017 The Sentinel Readings: Ezekiel 33:7-11; Matthew 18:15-20   As we worship this morning, our hearts and prayers are with the next group of people who are in the way of the[…]

Sermons 3rd September 2017 – Summer 2017 Sermon Series

Canon Simon – 3 September Safeguarding 20170903   Sermon Preached by Canon Simon Butler Sunday 3rd September 2017 Theme: Safeguarding in the Church Readings: Psalm 91; Matthew 18:1-7   Jenny is in a bit of a state.   A couple of weeks ago she came home one day to find[…]

Sermons 27th August 2017 – Summer 2017 Sermon Series

Canon Simon – 27 August Christian Spirituality 20170827   Sermon Preached by Canon Simon Butler   Sunday 27th August (The Service included the baptism of Isabel)   Theme: Is there such a thing as Christian Spirituality?   Readings: Psalm 62; 1 Corinthians 9:24-27; John 8:12-20   This is the last[…]

Sermons 13th August 2017 – Summer 2017 Sermon Series

Canon Simon – 13 August The Bible and Humour 20170813   Sermon Preached by Canon Simon Butler Sunday 13th August 2017 (the service included the baptism of Jack) Theme: Is there Humour in the Bible Readings: Jonah Chapters 3 & 4; Luke 18:1-8   Jesus saves…and Neymar scores on the[…]

Sermons 20th August 2017 – Summer 2017 Sermon Series

Leslie Spatt – Lead us not into temptation 20aug17   Reading: James 1: 12 – 18; Matthew 6: 7 – 15   ‘And lead us not into temptation’ – can you explain?   ‘And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.’ Most of us say this at[…]

Sermon 6th August 2017 – Summer 2017 Sermon Series

Canon Simon – 6 August Christianity and Transsexualism 20170806   Sermon Preached by Canon Simon Butler Sunday 6th August 2017 (The Feast of the Transfiguration) Theme: Christianity & the Transexual Person Readings: Genesis 1:26-31; Luke 9:28-36   Then from the cloud came a voice that said, ‘This is my Son,[…]

Sermon 30th July 2017 – Summer 2017 Sermon Series

Canon Simon – 30 July What Happens to Good Atheists 20170730   Sunday 30th July 2017 Theme: What Happens to Good Atheists When they Die? (Readings: Romans 2:1-16; John 14:1-6)   Earlier this week I had an invitation to join the National Service to commemorate the 500th Anniversary of the[…]

Sermon 23rd July 2017 – Summer 2017 Sermon Series

Canon Simon – 23 July Eternal Life 20170723   Sermon Preached by Canon Simon Butler Sunday 23rd July 2017 Theme: Eternal Life – Do you Believe in it? (1 Corinthians 15:12-26; John 17:1-11)   This is the first of a series of summer sermons on themes chosen by some members[…]

Sermon 18th June 2017

Canon Simon – 18 June Corpus Christi 20170618   Sermon Preached by Canon Simon Butler Sunday 18th June 2017: The Feast of Corpus Christi Readings: Genesis 14: 18 – 20; 1 Corinthians 11: 23 – 26; John 6: 51 – 58   Was ever another command so obeyed? For century[…]

Sermon 21st May 2017

Canon Simon – 21 May Easter 6 General Election 20170521   Always be ready to make your defence to anyone who demands an account of the hope that is in in you; yet do it with gentleness and reverence (1 Peter 3:15-16a).   What I have to say today should[…]

Sermon 30th April 2017

Sunday 30th April 2017  The Third Sunday of Easter First Reading: Acts 2: 14a, 36 – 41 Second Reading: 1 Peter 1: 17 – 23 Gospel Reading: Luke 24: 13 – 35 By Leslie Spatt   Leslie Spatt – The post-Easter Jesus stM Battersea 20170430 The Post-Easter Jesus   Was[…]