Sermons by Aidan Watson

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God and the Church and Black Lives Matter

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Bible Reading Luke 4:14-21 (NIV) Jesus Rejected at Nazareth Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside. He was teaching in their synagogues, and everyone praised him. He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went into the […]

The free gift that costs so much

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There is also a full-length video of the service from which this sermon was taken and a set of study notes. Bible reading: Philippians 3:1-11 (NIVUK) No confidence in the flesh 3 Further, my brothers and sisters, rejoice in the Lord! It is no trouble for me to write the same things to you again, and […]

Discipleship is cross-cultural

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There is also a full-length video of the service from which this sermon was taken. Bible reading: Philippians 2:1-11 (NIVUK) Imitating Christ’s humility 2 Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any common sharing in the Spirit, if any tenderness and compassion, 2 then make my […]

What is Church? Volume 3!

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There is also a full-length video of the service from which this sermon was taken. Bible reading: Acts 1:6-14 (NIV) 6So when they met together, they asked him, “Lord, are you at this time going to restore the kingdom to Israel?” 7He said to them: “It is not for you to know the times or […]

The God who walks with us

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Bible reading Luke 24:13-35 (NIVUK) On the road to Emmaus 13 Now that same day two of them were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem. 14 They were talking with each other about everything that had happened. 15 As they talked and discussed these things with each other, Jesus himself came up and […]

Sunday Worship 29th March

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This is a recording of the sermon from he Sunday Worship 29th March video on our YouTube channel. An act of worship will be uploaded there every Sunday at 10 a.m. while the church building is shut. Bible reading: Romans 12:1-8 (NIV) A Living Sacrifice 12 Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of […]

Care for God’s creation

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Bible readings: Isaiah 59 (NIV) Sin, Confession and Redemption Surely the arm of the Lord is not too short to save,     nor his ear too dull to hear. 2 But your iniquities have separated     you from your God; your sins have hidden his face from you,     so that he will not hear. 3 For your hands are stained with blood, […]

A testimony of listening to God

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Bible readings: Acts 16:6-10 (NIV) Paul’s Vision of the Man of Macedonia 6 Paul and his companions traveled throughout the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been kept by the Holy Spirit from preaching the word in the province of Asia. 7 When they came to the border of Mysia, they tried to enter Bithynia, but the Spirit of Jesus would not […]

Unanswered Prayer – why God doesn’t always heal

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Follow this link to see slides that accompany this sermon. http://christchurchdownend.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Unanswered-prayer.pdf   Bible readings: Genesis 1-3, Revelation 21-22 Mark 5:21-43 (NIV) Jesus Raises a Dead Girl and Heals a Sick Woman 21 When Jesus had again crossed over by boat to the other side of the lake, a large crowd gathered around him while he was by […]

Ep.3 Being a Christian in Healthcare

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In our latest episode, Rev. Aidan is joined by Laura Green and Angie Moller, both members of our church who work in healthcare. This is a really interesting discussion for anyone working in or considering a career in healthcare, but is also appropriate for everyone as it includes Laura and Angie sharing how they can […]