At St Nicholas we believe that studying God’s Word, the Bible, is essential for nurturing a growing faith. Use the links below to ‘listen again‘ to one of our recent sermons. Alternatively, you can filter the whole archive by date, speaker, sermon series or Bible book.
Talk given by Rev Dave Brown on Ash Wednesday 2019 to kick start our Lent Course looking at Lee Gatiss’s book The Forgotten Cross. This talk focuses on Isaiah 53 and defends the description of Jesus work on the cross often called Penal Substitutionary Atonement. It takes us to the heart of the cross- where Jesus died for our sins, in our…
Isaiah goes over the problem (the people’s sin, idolatry and rebellion) and states again how trustworthy God has been, will be and is now. Then he gives Israel a choice: it’s make your mind up time. We face the same choice today. Sermon preached by Rev Dave Brown
Babylon will fall- and Isaiah describes its fall and the failure of its gods in dramatic terms. But God’s people aren’t happy. They want to be saved in a way they approve of, not the way God has decreed. They are forgetful, faithless and proud… but are we any different? Sermon given by Rev Dave Brown
Israel’s God is the LORD of the earth… and he can and will use whoever he likes for his purposes. A challenging- and reassuring passage from our Rector Rev Dave Brown
Isaiah 44:6-23 What is the difference between the gods of the nations and the God of Israel? Everything you can imagine and more! But where is our trust? Sermon by Dave Brown