Romans 5:20-6:14 The Power of God

“Shall we continue to sin, so that grace may abound?”, asks Paul, one of Jesus’ early followers. He immediately knocks down the suggestion: “May it never be!” So, what should we understand about sin, the things that hinder or prevent us from coming close to God, and Grace, the way to God that He has […]

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The Righteousness of God: Romans 3:21-26

If last week was the “bad news”, this week we start to hear about the good news: despite the fact that we all deserve judgement because we have not been obedient to God, He found a way to save us in spite of ourselves. Grace: God sending Jesus to die in our place, so that […]

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John 21: “Follow Me”

After Jesus died, he rose from the dead. After he rose from the dead, he appeared to his followers. This talk tells us about the “loose ends” of Jesus’life on earth, particularly to do with Peter and John, two of the men that he was closest to. Listen to how Richard Wardman sums up this […]

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This Good Friday Sermon looks at some of the last things Jesus said after he was nailed to the cross. Perhaps you are not surprised that a dying man should say “I am thirsty” or “it is finished”, but when you realize that this was all foretold ahead of time, you have just got to […]

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Romans 1:18-24 The Wrath of God

Christians like to think of ourselves as people who bring good news – of forgiveness, of new life and that death is conquered by Jesus Christ’s death on the Cross. Colin Richards tells us in this talk that before we can have the good news, we have to accept the bad news: God hates sin, […]

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Jesus continues to speak to his closest followers, and in this passage he explains that he will be going away very soon, and this may cause sadness. The paradox, Richard Wardman explains, is that this will also cause long term joy that no one can take away. Listen in to see why this is, and […]

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John 16: 5-15

Richard continues his series on the things that Jesus said to His closest followers just before his death. In this talk, we hear more about the role of the Holy Spirit, who will come when Jesus has died, and who will glorify Jesus, by continuing to proclaim Jesus’ message. By the way, can you spot […]

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John 15:1-17 Remain in Me

In this continuation of Jesus’ last talk with his disciples, He uses the image of a vine to explain the intimate way that our life and fruitfulness are bound up with His. Richard starts by talking about the meaning of verse 2, which could seem quite threatening to some. If we don’t remain in Christ, […]

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