Sermons

12th July 2020 Russell Braund

Tenants of the King: celebrating creation

read more
Praise the Lord, my soul. Lord my God, you are very great;you are clothed with splendour and majesty. 2 The Lord wraps himself in light as with a garment;he stretches out the heavens like a tent3 and lays the beams of his upper chambers on their waters.He makes the clouds his chariotand rides on the…
Play Download
28th June 2020 Russell Braund

Tenants of the King – what is our responsibility?

read more
Psalm 8; Genesis 1:24-29 IntroductionI have deliberately not been sensationalist or been heavy handed in playing the guilt card in this series, simply because that doesn’t help. However, we do need to recognise what is taking place and that we have a responsibility in that. God brought order out of chaos and we have been…
Play Download
23rd June 2020 Russell Braund

Tenants of the King: God so loved the world – what is its future?

read more
Read Romans 8:18-25 We will meet Him in the airAnd then we will be like HimFor we will see Him, as He is Then all hurt and pain will ceaseAnd we'lll be with Him foreverAnd in His glory we will live There is a joke in the music group that I generally only choose Fellingham/Getty/Townend…
Play Download
14th June 2020 Russell Braund

Tenants of the King: Fallen creation – an excuse to do nothing?

read more
Genesis 3; Romans 6:1-14 Inevitably the protests concerning racism have taken a violent turn as those who enjoy causing violence have taken to the streets. We all have the right to protest and demonstrate - that is what makes us a democracy. However we don’t have the right to cause violence and destruction. Our police…
Play Download
7th June 2020 Russell Braund

Be fruitful and increase in number..

read more
Gen 1:24-31; Ezek 34:1-4 Wendy and I share our garden with a variety of creatures. My favourite is the Jay when it visits - but they are shy birds and fly away at the slightest movement. We also have a very bold robin who will come up quite close when we are working in the…
Play Download
31st May 2020 Russell Braund

Pentecost: how do we grow from here?

read more
Acts 15:1-21I’ll refer to the passage read later in the sermon.I believe in the Holy Spirit. It is a one liner in the Apostles’ Creed, but expanded in the Nicene Creed to:We believe in the Holy Spirit, the Lord, the giver of life, who proceeds from the Father and the Son.With the Father and the…
Play Download
24th May 2020 Russell Braund

The heavens declare the glory of God

read more
Read Psalm 19 I prepared and wrote this sermon sitting in the garden at the manse. I am thankful for having a garden to be in during this time and the pleasure of seeing things grow and just sitting out in the fresh air. We have had a changing relationship with gardens during our marriage.…
Play Download
18th May 2020 Russell Braund

Tenants of the King: Order out of Chaos

read more
As I reflected on the title I have given for today’s message I began to wonder if it was correct. Did God bring order out of chaos? As we read Genesis 1 the statement that is being made is certainly that God brought order, but as Christians we believe that God created ex nihilo -…
Play Download
10th May 2020 Russell Braund

The Peace Maker

read more
Read Isaiah 2:1-5 When has the world ever been free of war? Presumably only in the early days of creation and before Adam and Eve decided to take their own path and ignore God’s law. Certainly violence began in their family after the banishment, with Cain killing his brother through jealousy and anger. I did…
Play Download

Login