Autumn & Winter Sermon Series

DateTheme
5th SeptemberFour reasons why should I read the Bible: It helps me to listen to God’s voice. As we read the Bible we experience a transforming relationship with Jesus Christ. Romans 10:14-17 and 1 Peter 2:1-3
12th SeptemberFour reasons why should I read the Bible: It helps me grow in wisdom and teaches me how to live. It’s my instruction manual for life Psalm 111:10 and 2 Timothy 3:16-17
19th SeptemberFour reasons why should I read the Bible: It helps me overcome sin and temptation. It defends me against spiritual attack. Psalm 40:7-8, Psalm 119:9-12 and Ephesians 6:10-19
26th SeptemberFour reasons why should I read the Bible: It fills me with hope, brings me joy and gives me peace. It strengthens me and encourages me. Psalm 119:47, Psalm 119:65 and Romans 15:4
3rd OctoberHarvest Thanksgiving Four ways to have an attitude of gratitude: Sing to him (Psalm 147:7 TLB)Give to God (Psalm 50:14 NCV)Pray to him (Philippians 4:6-7 NLT)Serve him (Hebrews 12:28 TLB). Psalms 147: 7, Psalms 50:14, Psalms 105:1, Isaiah 12:4, Philippians 4:6-7, Hebrews 12:28.
10th OctoberNHS Thanksgiving Service Luke 10:29-37 and Matthew 25:35-40
17th OctoberHow do I cope when all seems lost? When all seems lost, Jesus says, “Just trust me.” John 14:1, Mark 10:27, Mark 4:35-41, Mark 9:20-24, Mark 5:35-36  
24th OctoberHow do I cope when I’m deeply troubled? When I’m deeply troubled, Jesus says, “I give you peace.” John 14:27 and John 20:19
31st October  All Hallows’ Eve Jesus is the light of the world Psalm 27:1, John 8:12, 1 John 1:5, Ephesians 5:8
7th NovemberHow do I cope when I’m weary and heavy burdened? When I’m weary and heavy burdened, Jesus says, ‘I will give you rest.’ Psalm 55:22, Matthew 11:28-29, 1 Peter 5:6-7
14th NovemberRemembrance Sunday Psalm 23 and1 Corinthians 15.50-58, Philippians 3:20-21
21st NovemberHow do I cope when I feel overwhelmed? Proverbs 3:5-6, Ecclesiastes 4:9-10, Isaiah 43:2, Galatians 6:2,
28th NovemberAdvent 1 – Jesus comes to meet the need to be accepted Who am I in Jesus? I am accepted John 1:12, John 15:15, Romans 12:4-5
5th DecemberAdvent 2 – Jesus comes to meet the need for security Who am I in Jesus? I am secure Romans 8:1-2, 31-39, 2 Corinthians 1:21-22
12th DecemberAdvent 3 – Jesus comes to meet the need for significance Who am I in Jesus? I am significant Ephesians 2:10, Matthew 5:13-14
19th DecemberAdvent 4 – Jesus comes to meet our need to be loved Who am I in Jesus? I am loved John 3:16, John 15:13, 1 John 3:1, Romans 5:8  
Christmas Day 
26th DecemberPreacher’s choice!
2nd JanuaryPreacher’s choice!
9th JanuaryEpiphany Sunday ‘When they saw the star, they were overjoyed.’ How does Jesus bring joy to the world? Matthew 2:1-12, John 15:11 and 1 Peter 1:8-9