Talks

Paying the Cost of the Radical Call
Luke 9: 51-62
Ian takes a look at the reality of suffering in following Jesus.
February
16
2020
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Who is the Greatest?
Luke Luke 9: 46-50
Sanjeev takes a look at the nature of Christian 'greatness'
February
09
2020
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Money: Giving, Getting and God
Proverbs 3:19, Luke 6:38, 2 Corinthians 9: 6
Money can be a dynamic adventure of faith, not just a duty to be endured. We hear how God has supplied and look at some of the principles surrounding New Testament giving.
February
02
2020
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Mountains and Valleys
Luke Luke 9:37-45
Facing the highs and lows of Christian experience
January
26
2020
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Vision & Mission: What can stop us?
We look again at the Vision and Mission of Hope Church and ask: what can stop us fulfilling what God wants to do?
January
19
2020
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Hope Church's Vision for 2020 and beyond
We take a look at the Vision and Mission for Hope Church during 2020 and beyond
January
14
2020
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Vision & Mission
[ 13 Episodes ]
Hope Church Sevenoaks Vision and Mission for 2017
Select Series
Visiting Speakers
[ 15 Episodes ]
Talks by visiting speakers
Select Series
Psalms
[ 4 Episodes ]
Summer 2019 Teaching Series
Select Series
Discipleship - What's the real thing?
[ 33 Episodes ]
A series that attempts to probe the reality of biblical discipleship
Select Series
Exploring Corinthians
[ 13 Episodes ]
Exploring the book of 1 Corinthians
Select Series
Superheroes in the Old Testament
[ 0 Episodes ]
Taking a look at some incredible bible characters and what they did with God
Select Series
Mountains and Valleys
Luke Luke 9:37-45
Facing the highs and lows of Christian experience
January
26
2020
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Jesus - God's amazing mercy to us
Knowing Jesus and experiencing His mercy is the way to have eternal life. Find out more...
December
15
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Who Do You Say Jesus Is?
Luke 9:18-27
How will you respond to Jesus today?  This is the most important question you will ever have to answer!
December
01
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Jesus Gives Power & Authority
Luke 9:1-9
Who is this Jesus? Are you prepared to take risks
November
10
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Lord of the storms
Luke 8:22-25
Jesus is greater than all of life's circumstances.  The way we react can be worse than the circumstances we are in.
October
20
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
God of the Nations
Ephesians 2:11-22
Christ provides the alternative to today's fractured society.  Have you accepted Him?
October
06
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
A Tale of Two Debtors
Luke Luke 7: 36-50
We study the famous biblical passage covering Simon the Pharisee and woman who anointed Jesus' feet.
September
17
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Walking by faith
John 7:37
You can do all things through Christ who gives you strength.  Having received the Holy Spirit, share it with others.
September
01
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Radical Discipleship
Luke 6:17-26
Rejoice, for you are part of a Kingdom People.
June
16
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Lord of the Sabbath
Luke 6:1-11
Rest is also trustung that the Father will provide.
June
09
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Jesus Heals A Leper And A Paralytic
Luke 5:12-26
The Leper called to Jesus; the paralytic was brought to him.  Both were healed.  Will you come to Jesus today?
May
19
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Jesus calls the first disciples
Luke Luke 1: 1-11
Ian looks at the call of Simon, James and John to catch men for Christ.
May
12
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Baptism in the Holy Spirit
Various Luke 3:16, Acts 2:1-4, 8:4-17, 19:1-6, 1 Cor 12:1-7
Are you thirsty? Then seek and rivers of living water will be given to you.
March
31
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Salvation Comes
Luke 1: 39-80
Will you rejoice in God your saviour?
February
24
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Seeking God's Kingdom
Matthew 13:44-46
Are you prepared to pay the price to receive God's kingdom?
February
03
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
God's Call On Us
Philippians 3:7-14
Have you ever wondered what God's purpose for your life is?  The answer is to seek Him!
January
13
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
What is Christmas really about?
Isaiah 9:2-7
Isaiah points to a promise that doesn't disappoint.  Jesus is the fulfillment of that promise.  Are you looking to receive the right gift this Christmas?
December
16
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Disciples are born again
John 3:1-15
Disciples need to be baptised in water and by the Holy Spirit.  This talk follows 6 baptisms.
December
02
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Jesus The Ultimate Authority
Mark 2:2-12
Only through Jesus can you know forgiveness and peace.  Will you listen to Him?
November
18
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Disciples Risk
Acts 5:1-6
Are you feeling safe and secure, or are you prepared to risk your faith and trust God?  Yake a risk and find the destiny that God has for you.
October
14
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Disciples Share
Acts 1:8
If you know Jesus and have received the Holy Spirit, then you will want to share your faith with others.

Be committed to sharing your faith. Join the mission!
October
07
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Found, Forgiven and Fit For Purpose
Various
You have not been created to be a bit part player in God's story. Will you respond to his call?
September
30
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Disciples Are Devoted Part 2
Acts 2:42-47
Last week, we looked at how the disciples devoted themselves to the teaching of Jesus.  This week we look at how they also devoted themselves to each other.  Will you devote yourself too?
September
16
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Disciples Are Devoted
Acts 2:42-47
"They devoted themselves to the apostles teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and prayer".  To follow Jesus, will you devote yourself?
September
09
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Do What Jesus Tells You
John 11:38-44 & 2:1-11
We are to believe what Jesus tells us.  When Jesus speaks, all we need to do is act in obedience. He knows best!
July
16
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Disciples: Have faith (and sometimes doubt...)
John 11: 1-44
Even the Disciples had doubts.  Jesus understands your doubts and struggles.  Keep your eyes fixed on him.
June
24
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Disciples Worship (Part 2)
Isaiah 6:1-13
Let us be excited abour our worship.  Revelation comes when you worship God.  Revelation leads to adoration.  we were created to Worship.
(Part 1 was not recorded).
June
10
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Disciples Serve (Part 2)
Ephesians 2:1-10
God created you for good works.  How can you serve your local church?

'For we are workmanship created in Christ, to do good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should work in them' (Eph 2:10).
May
27
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Treasure In Heaven
Luke 18:18-27 & 19:1-10
What is important in your life?
Fame, fortune, or a relationship with the living god?
April
22
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
The Resurrection of Jesus (includes a baptism)
John 20:1-18
The resurection of jesus, fact or fiction?

Preceded by Faye's baptism.  Techinocal issues resulted in the start of the baptism service not being recorded.
April
01
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Discples Study (part 2) - Using The Lens of Jesus
Genesis 22:1-19
Using the 'Lens of Jesus', we see that God did not want Abraham to sacrifice Isaac.  God wanted Abraham's heart!  He wants your heart too.  Are you prepared to die to self?

Click on the notes icon to download […]
March
11
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Discples Study
2 Timothy 3:16-17
The disciples of Christ study the bible.  Seek Him through his word.  Pray that you will love the bible.

Ian's speaker notes are attached.  Click on the notes Icon to download.
March
04
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Giving Your Heart
2 Corinthians 6-15
Giving your heart requires putting God first.  God says, "You will never out give me".
January
28
2018
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Disciples Receive Part 2
1 Corinthians 1-11
Receiving gifts of the Holy Spirit.
November
12
2017
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Disciples Receive
Acts 2:39
The disciples received the Holy Spirit and were transformed.  Do you want to have your lifechanged too?
November
05
2017
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Change
Ezekiel 36:25-28
Sanctification is becoming more like Jesus.
September
24
2017
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Victory over death
1 Corinthians 15:21-58
Try to live a life not weighed down by possessions, but by living for eternity.

Click on the notes icon to down load a copy of the speaker notes.
July
02
2017
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Keep Calm because The Best is Yet To Come
1 Corinthians 15:21-58
Hope for this life through the resurrection & hope for the future.

Click on the notes icon to down load a copy of the speaker notes.
June
25
2017
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Grace and Truth
1 Corinthians 15:1-22
Standing on truth and living in the grace of God in your life.
May
21
2017
Speaker
Ian Lettington
The hospitality of God
Acts 2:37-47
Mirroring the hospitality of God to bring others to Christ
April
09
2017
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Laying Down Your Rights
1 Corinthians 9:1-27
Having the correct mindset for blessing others and bringing them to Christ.
March
12
2017
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Close