Category Archives: Sermons

Our change of direction!

From Epiphany to Baptism:

Our change of direction!


Mark 1: 4-13

There is a hymn written by John Bell and Graham Maule that asks the question, “will you come and follow me if I but call your name?” and the last verse concludes with the reason: “Thus I’ll move and live and grow in you and you in me!” CONTINUE READING ...

Lives Pregnant with Hope

Lives pregnant with hope

Luke 1: 26-38

I want to say “don’t be afraid” of angels and prophets or the Word of God that seems to be speaking to you from nowhere. I want to say “don’t be troubled” by voices of strangers in your kitchen who greet you as a friend and tell you to do the impossible. CONTINUE READING ...

The Worship Group of Broadway United Reformed Church led the service on the Third Sunday of Advent

WORSHIP GROUP SERVICE : SUNDAY 13th DECEMBER 2020 : ©BROADWAY UNITED REFORMED CHURCH

LOOKING FORWARD IN THE LIGHT OF CHRIST

Order of Service

WELCOME MARK
CALL TO WORSHIP MARK

HYMN 134 R&S On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry …
On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry
Announces that the Lord is nigh;
Come then and harken, for he brings
Glad tidings from the King of kings.

Then cleansed be every breast from sin;
Make straight the way for God within;
And in each heart prepare a home
Where such a mighty guest may come.

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Raise Your Voices!

Raise your voices!

Isaiah 40: 1-11

I imagined a mass protest from environmentalists at the plan for Jesus to return because it is going to make a real mess of the countryside! The HO2 rail link, an additional runway at Heathrow or a tunnel under Stone Henge are nothing compared to God’s great plan. CONTINUE READING ...

A mother, three wise daughters and a brother

A mother, three wise daughters and a brother

1 Corinthians 1: 3-9 and Mark 13: 24-37

Where is the child?”

Cried a woman.

Where is our Hope?”

the woman cried.

As we head out of the second lockdown and into new tiered restrictions a lot of people are losing sight of Hope. She is like the missing child everyone wants to find. CONTINUE READING ...

All lives matter…

All lives matter…

Matthew 25: 31-46

I don’t often get on my soap box in Facebook Corner, but this week I make an exception and if in the end you want to call me a “silly old goat” I hope you can be sure that you are “one of the sheep!” CONTINUE READING ...

Remembrance Sunday – The Kingdom of Peace

The Kingdom of Peace

Isaiah 65: 17-25 and Luke 19: 37-44

There is a very short and simple hymn with a challenge that has been too big for many people to embrace. It simply says: “peace, perfect peace, is the gift of Christ our Lord,” with a reminder, incase you missed it, “peace, perfect peace, is the gift of Christ out Lord. Thus, says the Lord, will the world know my friends.” CONTINUE READING ...