Jesus Died

When we read the Gospels, we know the end of the story. It is really hard to grasp exactly what is going on when we know that everything will work out well and that Jesus will eventually triumph....

Romans 1-11

Romans 1-11 summed up in one presentation, with two bad puns. It might be helpful, or it might give you motion sickness!...

God at Work in the World and Our Place

This Sunday evening it was great to be back at Above Bar Church to take part in their series on discipleship. Not surprisingly, I was speaking on the theme of Disciples of All Nations. The session see...

Don’t Just Listen

Here is my sermon from Christ Church Flackwell Heath on James 1:22-25. http://docs-eu.livesiteadmin.com/bb27e7ce-476d-483c-9e11-8d54267c87ad/20130224.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duratio...

Belonging to the World Church

I recently had the pleasure of preaching at Portswood Church in Southampton for their world mission Sunday. We looked at a passage to which I seem to be returning with great regularity, these days; Ac...

The Challenge of Preaching

The first book that I ever read on preaching was by John Stott and came with the snappy title, I Believe in Preaching. It was a truly excellent and I don’t think I’ve come across a better ...

Podcast: The Great Commission

This is the second of my sermons for Highfield Church’s Mission in Action Sunday. http://www.kouya.net/upload/GreatCommission.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (6.2MB) | Embed...

Podcast: The Greatest Commandment

This is the first of my two sermons for Highfield Church’s Mission in Action Sunday. It is based on Matthew 22:36-40. You can find the Highfield Church website here. http://www.kouya.net/upload/...

Working Together: How To Do It

This is the first in my series of three devotional talks on the subject of working across organisational boundaries. Be warned, this talk was given in something approximating to French! http://www.kou...