On suffering and silence

Published by Michael Bigg on Sun, 18 Nov 2018 19:03

The text of Mike's sermon preached on 18th Nov 2018 (2 Before Advent)

1 Samuel 1:1-20


I was going to start this sermon by telling a story. But then I thought that the story we heard from 1 Samuel 1 speaks for itself. It’s so full of vivid human experience...

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They shall know there has been a prophet among them

Published by Michael Bigg on Wed, 11 Jul 2018 10:21

The text of Mike's sermon from 8th July 2018 - Trinity 6

(Ezekiel 2:1-5, Mark 6:1-13)

May I speak in the name of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Amen.

Did you hear what I did there? I prayed for the gift of prophecy. I asked that my words may be God’s...

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Abiding in the Vine

Published by Michael Bigg on Thu, 3 May 2018 20:45

The text of Mike's sermon on John 15:1-8 (Sunday 28th April)

There was once a gardener. She was given a new plant for her birthday and the next day eagerly chose a spot for it and put it in the ground. A few weeks later she found that the plant wasn’t...

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Alleluia! Christ is Risen!

Published by Michael Bigg on Mon, 2 Apr 2018 13:16

The text of Mike's Easter Sermon (1st April 2018). This is the extended version preached at Evening Worship.

Based on John 20:1-18

There are 3 main characters in John’s account of the resurrection (excluding Jesus). They all have something to tell us....

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Thinking about Giving

Published by Michael Bigg on Wed, 21 Mar 2018 10:47

The text of Mike's talk about giving from Sunday 18th March 2018. With much gratitude to Coffee with the King.

As we approach the time when we celebrate God’s ultimate gift to us in the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ we turn today to consider...

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