Talks

David Sins...And Repents
2 Samuel 11-12
We send Matt & Hannah as they prepare for their new married life in Sidcup next month, Ian continues in our greater story series looking at how much sin can be a destructive force to our lives that takes us away from the will of God.
July
14
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
A Prayer of David
Psalms 17
Visiting speaker Angus MacLeay takes us through Psalm 17.
July
07
2024
Speaker
Angus MacLeay
David on the Run
1 Samuel 21-24
Adam continues our Greater Story series looking at the life of David in 1 Samuel 21-24.
June
30
2024
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
David & Jonathan
1 Samuel 18
Reuben continues our Greater Story Series in 1 Samuel looking at the characters of David & Jonathan and their friendship
June
23
2024
Speaker
Reuben Grace
David Stands Tall
1 Samuel 16-17
Ian continues our Greater Story series in 1 Samuel looking at David and Goliath.
June
16
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Saul: The Peoples King
1 Samuel 8-15
Jeevs continues in 1 Samuel, looking at how God granted the peoples desire for a king, and his grace once it goes wrong.
June
09
2024
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Visiting Speakers
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Talks by visiting speakers
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Vision & Mission
[ 15 Episodes ]
Hope Church Sevenoaks Vision and Mission for 2017
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Jonah: God's Endless Grace
[ 6 Episodes ]
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Ephesians: Christ-centred living
[ 28 Episodes ]
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Esther - made for a time like this
[ 5 Episodes ]
A summer series looking at the life of Queen Esther
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Big Questions
[ 8 Episodes ]
We take a look at some of the most common objections to Christianity and belief in God
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Origins
[ 10 Episodes ]
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Luke - Kingdom - Power - Mission
[ 81 Episodes ]
Exploring the Gospel of Luke
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The Summer Series 2021
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Reset Series
[ 6 Episodes ]
The Reset series looks at the foundations of how we are as a church.
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Book of Joshua
[ 6 Episodes ]
Summer Series 2020
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Psalms
[ 4 Episodes ]
Summer 2019 Teaching Series
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Discipleship - What's the real thing?
[ 33 Episodes ]
A series that attempts to probe the reality of biblical discipleship
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Exploring Corinthians
[ 13 Episodes ]
Exploring the book of 1 Corinthians
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Superheroes in the Old Testament
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Taking a look at some incredible bible characters and what they did with God
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David Sins...And Repents
2 Samuel 11-12
We send Matt & Hannah as they prepare for their new married life in Sidcup next month, Ian continues in our greater story series looking at how much sin can be a destructive force to our lives that takes us away from the will of God.
July
14
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
A Prayer of David
Psalms 17
Visiting speaker Angus MacLeay takes us through Psalm 17.
July
07
2024
Speaker
Angus MacLeay
David on the Run
1 Samuel 21-24
Adam continues our Greater Story series looking at the life of David in 1 Samuel 21-24.
June
30
2024
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
David & Jonathan
1 Samuel 18
Reuben continues our Greater Story Series in 1 Samuel looking at the characters of David & Jonathan and their friendship
June
23
2024
Speaker
Reuben Grace
David Stands Tall
1 Samuel 16-17
Ian continues our Greater Story series in 1 Samuel looking at David and Goliath.
June
16
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Saul: The Peoples King
1 Samuel 8-15
Jeevs continues in 1 Samuel, looking at how God granted the peoples desire for a king, and his grace once it goes wrong.
June
09
2024
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Responding to the Call
1 Samuel
Andre continues our Greater Story series in 1 Samuel looking at the character of Hannah.
June
02
2024
Speaker
André Holtshausen
A beautiful story of redemption
Ruth
Sophie continues our greater story series in the book of Ruth.
May
26
2024
Speaker
Sophie Martin
Samson - Strength and Weakness
Judges 13-16
Adam continues our journey in Judges looking at the character of Samson, showing how a Sovereign God can choose and use the most broken and unlikely of people.
May
19
2024
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Gideon & Midian
Judges 6-7
Ian continues our greater story series looking at Gideon and how God is able to work through us in our lives.
May
12
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
A Chosen People
1 Peter 2:4-25
Terry Virgo join us to speak from 1 Peter 2. Looking at how God uses our circumstances to grow and strengthen us and set up apart as his people.
May
05
2024
Speaker
Terry Virgo
Joshua
Joshua
Ian takes us through the story of Joshua in our Greater Story series.
April
28
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Daughters Of Zelophehad
Numbers 26-36
Sanjeev continues our Greater Story series looking at The Daughters of Zelophehad in Numbers 26 and 36.
April
21
2024
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Church & Mission
Ian follows on from our Day Away, looking at the role of the local Church and how we are called to be part of it. 
April
14
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Korah's Rebellion
Numbers 16
Adam looks at rebellion, grumbling, leadership, authority, sin, judgement and holiness found within Numbers 16.
April
07
2024
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Easter Sunday 2024
On Easter Sunday we celebrate Jesus' Resurrection for the forgiveness of our sins.
March
31
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Faith & Doubt
Numbers 13-14
Adam looks at the theme of faith and doubt in Numbers 13 and 14 when the Israelites are about to enter the Promised Land.
March
24
2024
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Day of Atonement
Leviticus 16
Ian takes us into Leviticus in our Greater Story series looking at the whole Bible storyline.
March
17
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Golden Calf
Exodus 32-34
Sanjeev continues in our Greater Story Series looking at the Golden Calf, and how easily we can form idols in our lives.
March
10
2024
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Mount Sinai
Exodus 19-20
Ian continues our Greater Story series in Exodus looking at God's heart for us, and how the ten commandments are meant to be applied to our lives.
March
03
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Escape from Egypt
Exodus 4-15
Adam continues our journey through the book of Exodus.
February
25
2024
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Church: Adopted into God's Family
John 1: 12-14
Dale Barlow joins us to look at the topic of the Church, what is it and who is it for?
February
18
2024
Speaker
Dale Barlow
Plagues & Passover
Exodus 4-12
Ian continues our Greater Story series looking at Exodus.
February
11
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Moses
Exodus 1-3
Sanjeev takes us into Exodus, continuing our Greater Story series looking at how the whole Bible points us to Jesus.
February
04
2024
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Joseph
Genesis 37,39
Ian continues our Greater Story Series continuing on from Jacob last week to look at his son Joseph.
January
28
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Learning to Wrestle with God
Genesis 28-32
Adam continues our Greater Story series exploring the whole Bible by looking at the story of Jacob in Genesis 28 to 32.
January
21
2024
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Jacob & Esau
Genesis 25-27
Ian continues our series The Greater Story looking at Jacob and Esau in Genesis 25 and 27.
January
14
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Responding to Jesus in 2024
Ian begins the New Year looking at the importance of Worship, Mission and Community and challenges the church to step up to all God has called us to embrace.
January
09
2024
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Christmas Presents
John 2:11
Adam concludes our Christmas Series for 2023, looking at how Jesus bring us the greatest present for all.
December
24
2023
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Christmas Carol Service 2023
John 16:21-22
Ian continues our Christmas Series, showing what gifts people hope to receive over Christmas, and the gift and Hope that we can receive in Jesus.
December
17
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Christmas Family Service 2023
Luke 2:20
Jeevs continues our Christmas Series by looking at the peculiar circumstances of Jesus' birth, and what that means for us today.
December
10
2023
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Mary Discovers God's Plan
Luke 1:26-38
Adam begins our Christmas series looking at Mary's response to God's plan in Luke 1: 26-38.
December
03
2023
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
How can I be filled with the Holy Spirit?
We take a break from our Greater Story series to look at who the Holy Spirit is, what he does and how we can be filled with him. This term we have been running Alpha for All, a chance for everyone, whether a regular at church or exploring […]
November
26
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Birth & Sacrifice of Isaac
Genesis 11-21
Sanjeev continues our Greater Story series by looking at the birth and sacrifice of Isaac (Genesis 15-18), considering the question: 'Why does God ask us to face the impossible?'.
November
19
2023
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Sodom & Gomorrah
Genesis 18-19
Ian continues our Greater Story series, looking at the story of lot and God's Character, showing justice and mercy.
November
12
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Covenant
Genesis 15-17
We celebrate Baptising Emma & Joel. Ian continues our greater stories series by looking at some of the covenants found in the old testament and how Jesus is offering a covenant to us into his kingdom!
November
05
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Abram & Abraham
Genesis 11-13
Following Andres's preach covering the flood, Adam looks into the aftermath and God's response: Grace and Blessing.
October
29
2023
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
The Tower of Babel
Genesis 11:1-9
André continues our Greater Story series looking at the tower of Babel, and how God calls us to obedience in him.
October
22
2023
Speaker
André Holtshausen
Noah & The Flood
Genesis 6-9
Ian continues our Greater Story series looking at the flood in Genesis 6-9.
October
15
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Cain & Abel
Genesis 4
Jeevs continues our greater story series by looking at how sin can take root in our lives.
October
08
2023
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
The Fall
Genesis 3
Ian takes us into the next chapter of The Greater Story Bible overview series looking at Genesis chapter 3.
October
01
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
The Creation Story
Genesis 1&2
Ian introduces us to our brand new series: The Greater Story, widening the lens of how we are reading scripture as a church to see God's grand narrative throughout the bible. We begin in Genesis looking at the creation story and what […]
September
24
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
International Sunday
Acts 8:1-5
This week we celebrated the international family that God has brought us into, hearing from Andrey who leads churches in Ukraine.
September
17
2023
Speaker
Andrey Bondarenko
Building Together
Nehemiah 1-4
Ian outlines some of the things to come this season and how we all have a role to play.
September
10
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Testimony Sunday
This Sunday we had an opportunity to hear from different church members about how God has been at work in their lives recently.
September
03
2023
Speaker
Various
Anger vs. Grace
Jonah 4
Ian concludes our summer series in Jonah, looking at Jonah's anger but God's grace. We hope you enjoyed this Sermon, we meet every Sunday at 10am in the Mill Lane Centre (TN14 5BX). We would love to see you there!
August
27
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Repentance of a City
Jonah 3:1-10
Sophie explores Nineveh's repentance in Jonah chapter 3.
August
20
2023
Speaker
Sophie Martin
It really is amazing grace!
Jonah
Matt takes a look at the issue of God's Grace found in the Book of Jonah as part of the Summer Series.
August
13
2023
Speaker
Matt Clark
Summer Series: Jonah - thrown into the sea!
Jonah
The all-age Summer Series, which this year is focused on the story of Jonah, continues this week with the main progatanist thrown into the sea. Adam re-counts the events of Chapter 1: 4-16 using pictures, songs and lots of audience participation!
August
06
2023
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Summer Series: Jonah - Go West or East?
Jonah 1:1-3
Sanjeev takes a look at the opening few verses of the book of Jonah.
July
30
2023
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Summer Series: Jonah - Running from your calling
Jonah
Sanjeev starts our Summer Series by taking a broad look at Jonah.
July
23
2023
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Developing a life of powerful prayer
Ephesians
Adam finishes our study on the letter to the Ephesians by looking at the final six verses and the emphasis on prayer and love.
July
19
2023
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
The Full Armour of God
Ephesians 6:10-17
For our penultimate service in Ephesians, Ian explains the Armour of God to us, and why we need it daily.
July
09
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Know your Enemy
Ephesians 6:10-13
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July
02
2023
Speaker
Jeremy Webb
God & Work
Ephesians 6:5-9
Reuben takes us through the next part of our Ephesians Journey. This time we are looking at Chapter 6:5-9 which looks at work and mission.
June
25
2023
Speaker
Reuben Grace
Parents & Children
Ephesians 6: 1-4
This week we have our Baptism Service, seeing 4 people publicly declare their faith in Jesus, followed by Ian who continues our series in Ephesians.
June
18
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
New Ground Sunday 2023
This Sunday we celebrate our global church family, New Ground. Hearing many stories from across the globe, as well as hearing from Jim Partridge.
June
11
2023
Speaker
Jim Partridge
Family on Mission
Jeevs explains God's heart for mission, joined by members of the Church who have either been on or about to go on mission.
June
04
2023
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
The Devotional Life: What about the other 98%?
Sanjeev talks about some of the traps that are all too easy to fall into when it comes to devoting our time to our heavenly father, but offers encouragement to help get to know him more!
May
28
2023
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Marriage & Mission
Ephesians 5:22-33
Ian continues our Ephesians series in Chapter 5, by again looking at the theme of submission, this time looking specifically within Marriage.
May
21
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Humility in Christ
Ephesians 5: 15-21
Adam continues our Ephesians Series looking at humbling and submitting ourselves before God and each other.
May
14
2023
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Let your light shine
Ephesians 5:8-21
Andre continues our series in Ephesians, exploring how we let our light shine as followers of Jesus.
May
07
2023
Speaker
André Holtshausen
Imitating Christ is the authentic You
Ephesians 5:1-11
Adam takes us into chapter 5 of Ephesians as part of our series in Paul's letter.
April
23
2023
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Who is your Lord?
Ephesians 4:17-32
Ian takes us through Ephesians 4:17-32, looking at making Jesus Lord of every part of our lives.
April
02
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Unity & Maturity in the Church
Ephesians 4:1-16
Adam continues our Ephesians series in chapter 4.
March
26
2023
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Unity & Maturity in Christ
Ephesians 4:1-3
We are joined by Terry Virgo who continues our Ephesians Series starting us off in Chapter 4. Explaining how crucial it is to have unity within the church and how we are dependent on the Holy Spirit.
March
19
2023
Speaker
Terry Virgo
Fullness of God
Ephesians 3:14-21
This Sunday we had the joy of seeing Samuel baptised, followed by Jeevs speaking on how God is offering his fullness in our lives.
March
12
2023
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
God's New Humanity
Ephesians 3:1-9
Ian takes us through to Ephesians chapter 3 in our series on Paul's letter.
March
05
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
One New Humanity
Ephesians 2:11-22
Ian Lettington, our lead elder, takes us through Ephesians 2:11-22 under the theme 'One New Humanity'.
February
26
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Family Service: What is Love?
Sanjeev brings us our Family Service by looking at the subject of love.
February
19
2023
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
The Prince of Peace
Ephesians 2:11-18
Adam continues our Ephesians series by looking at how we can have peace despite our circumstances by turning our eyes to Jesus.
February
12
2023
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
By Grace through Faith
Ephesians 2:1-10
Ian continues our Ephesians series, pressing on into chapter 2.
February
05
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
The Holy Spirit
Dale from Kings Church Oxted joins us to share how the Holy Spirit can encourage and empower us.
January
29
2023
Speaker
Dale Barlow
A God of Immeasurable Power
Ephesians 1: 15-23
Adam continues our Ephesians series, looking at Ephesians 1: 15-23.
January
22
2023
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
2023 Vision
Ephesians 1:15-23
Ian brings us back to our Ephesians Series by looking at some of the things coming up in Church.
January
15
2023
Speaker
Ian Lettington
How Hungry Are You?
Sanjeev Mankatala kicks off the New Year by asking 'How hungry are you for God?'
January
08
2023
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Christmas Family Service 2022
Jeevs brings us our penultimate service of the year, with typical antics from family services, explaining how Christ is Central not only to Christmas but also our everyday lives.
December
18
2022
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Carol Service 2022
Ian preaches at our traditional carol service on 'Christmas Confusion and other general misconceptions'.
December
11
2022
Speaker
Ian Lettington
The Glory of God
Ephesians 1:11-13
Adam continues our series on Ephesians looking at the phrase 'to the praise of his glory', unpacking what it means for us to glorify God.
December
04
2022
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Family Service: Identity In Christ
Ephesians 2:10
Jeeves brings us our family service, reminding us of our identity in Christ by going through the book of Ephesians.
October
30
2022
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Baptism Service
Join our baptism service where many people publicly declare their faith.
October
23
2022
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Ephesians: Material or Spiritual Blessings?
Galatians 1:3
Adam brings us our 4th sermon of Ephesians, looking at how we are blessed, but in ways that we may not perceive to be as important, but will serve us eternally.
October
16
2022
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Ephesians: Being in Christ
Ephesians 1:1-14
Ian Lettington continues our Ephesians series by explaining the significance of being in Christ means for us!
October
09
2022
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Ephesians: Spiritual Blessings In Christ
Ephesians 1:3-14
Adam continues our Ephesians Series by outlining some of the blessings we have as believers in Christ.
October
02
2022
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Ephesians: The powerful advance of God's Kingdom
Ephesians 1:1-23
Ian starts our series on the letter to the Ephesians by looking at the birth of the church and the opposition riots that were sparked after Paul's preaching in the city.
September
25
2022
Speaker
Ian Lettington
The Joy of the Lord
Philippians 2:1-11
Sanjeev takes a look at joy and the role it has in the scriptures and the lives of all Christians.
September
18
2022
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
God Almighty: What is He like?
Genesis 1: 1-5
God's nature is revealed through the creation of the universe, but what exactly can we see about Him from this?
September
11
2022
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Testimony Sunday
On Sunday we heard from a variety of people who talk about the things that God has been doing in their lives.
September
04
2022
Speaker
Various
Summer Series: Esther - A leap of faith!
Esther 6
We complete our Summer Series on Esther with a look at how the Queen's courage and faith results in the salvation of the Jewish people.
August
28
2022
Speaker
Paul and Karen McCormack
Summer Series: Esther: Godly obedience
Esther 5
Reuben brings us our penultimate sermon in the summer series on Esther. This week we look at the subject of Godly Obedience and in particular at the question: How do we live when it looks like God is absent?
August
21
2022
Speaker
Reuben Grace
Summer Series: Esther - For such a time as this
Esther 3 & 4
Sophie Martin continues our Esther Summer series, taking us through Esther chapters 3 and 4.
August
14
2022
Speaker
Sophie Martin
Summer series: Esther - Jesus is the better husband
Esther 2
Jeevs continues our summer series looking at Esther, plus we hear from some of the youth who went to Newday last week.
August
07
2022
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Summer Series: Esther - made for a time like this
Esther 1
Our Summer series will focus on the book of Esther under the title: Made for a time like this.
July
31
2022
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
How can a loving God send people to hell?
In the last in the Big Questions series we look at the subject of hell and ask how can God intentionally chose to send people He made and loves to this terrible place?
July
24
2022
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Big Questions: What about other religions?
Gabby tackles the issue of how Christianity sees other religions around the world.
July
17
2022
Speaker
Gabriella Bazzo
Big Questions: What about suffering?
Visiting speaker David Richardson takes on the issue of suffering.
July
10
2022
Speaker
David Richardson
Does God care about what I do with my body?
We take a look at what God thinks about how we use our bodies.
July
03
2022
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Big Questions series: Can we be good without God?
Where does morality come from? Is it possible to have a strong sense of morality without a belief in God? Andre takes us through the arguments.
June
26
2022
Speaker
André Holtshausen
How do we know that the Bible is true?
There are very strong reasons why we can believe that the Bible is accuracte and reliable even after thousands of years. Reuben explains why the New Testament is such a solid and trustworthy historical document.
June
19
2022
Speaker
Reuben Grace
How do we know that Jesus is real?
Adam looks at the historical evidence for the existence of Jesus of Nazareth in the second of our Big Questions Series
June
12
2022
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Platinum Jubilee Family Service
We celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee with a family service and take a look at her faith in Christ while honouring the King that she serves.
June
05
2022
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Big Questions series: Has Science disproved God?
Ian takes a look at the first of the Big Questions in our new preaching series.
No audio available
May
29
2022
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Origins Series: The new heaven and the new earth
Revelation Revelation 21 and 22
We take a look at the new heaven and new earth that God is preparing to reveal for those who have received him.
No audio available
May
22
2022
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Origins Series: God's Judgement
Revelation
Ian delivers our penultimate sermon in the Origins Series and looks into God's Judgement of the world when he returns, and how we can be justified through him.
No audio available
May
15
2022
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Origins Series: Going inside the Throne Room of God
Revelation 4&5
We go inside the Throne Room of God and find out what it looks like and importantly what goes on in God's presence.
No audio available
May
08
2022
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Origins Series: The letters of Revelation
Revelation 2 and 3
What do the letters contained in the Book of Revelation have to say to us today? Sanjeev takes a look through chapters 2 and 3.
No audio available
May
01
2022
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Revelation: God's Word, God's Future
Revelation
Ian guides us through the first chapter of the Book of Revelation and John's awesome vision of Jesus in particular
No audio available
April
24
2022
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Origins Series: An overview of the Book of Revelation
In order to look at the ways things start and finish in the bible, we begin our look at the Book of Revelation.
No audio available
April
10
2022
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Celebration Sunday: God is standing at the door...
On Celebration Sunday we look back at the last 20 years and remember how God enabled us to buy the building we have in Mill Lane and how faithful He has been to Hope Church during that time. We also hear about some of the work currently […]
No audio available
April
04
2022
Speaker
Norman Blows
Signs on the Earth: Our response
Matthew 24:3-8, 14, Luke 21: 9-13, 25-28
Dave reflects on the serious events of recent years and looks at what the believer's response should be.
No audio available
March
20
2022
Speaker
Dave Holden
Origins Series: Men and Women (Part 2)
Genesis 2: 15-25
Ian follows up from last week's talk looking at the biblical roles of men and women.
No audio available
March
06
2022
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Next in the Origins series: Men and Women
Genesis 1: 26-28
Preacher, pastor and author Andrew Bunt takes a look at the question: What does it mean to be a man or a woman from a biblical perspective. He covers a range of subjects within his talk including gender stereotypes, the equality of […]
No audio available
February
27
2022
Speaker
Andrew Bunt
Toy Story 4 and finding out who you really are...
Sanjeev finds out how Toy Story 4 can help us understand the importance of identity and knowing who we really are in Christ.
No audio available
February
20
2022
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
One small bite for man, one giant fall for mankind
Genesis 3
We take a look at the fall of man and the huge impact it had on all of humanity, and why it so affects us all to this day according to scripture.
No audio available
February
13
2022
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Commissioning new elders at Hope Church
Dale Barlow and Paul Mann oversee the commissioning of new elders at Hope Church
No audio available
February
06
2022
Speaker
Dale Barlow
Beginnings: In the beginning
Genesis 1 - 2:3
Ian begins a new preaching series looking at core themes surrounding identity and direction. He starts the Origins series taking a look at creation.
No audio available
January
30
2022
Speaker
Ian Lettington
How God's truth sets us free from sinful habits
Romans 6: 1-14
Terry takes us through the believer's relationship to sin and how we can be totally free from sinful habits.
No audio available
January
23
2022
Speaker
Terry Virgo
Up, Down and Out
Luke 24: 45-53
Ian concludes our series on the Gospel of Luke by looking at the mission Jesus gave His disciples before He was carried up into heaven.
No audio available
January
16
2022
Speaker
Ian Lettington
The Commission and Ascension of Jesus
Luke 24: 36-53
Ian takes look at the final verses of the gospel of Luke along with future developments at Hope Church
No audio available
January
09
2022
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Why do we celebrate the birth of Christ?
Sanjeev takes a look at the birht of Jesus Christ at the Family Christmas Service.
No audio available
December
12
2021
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
From weird to wonderful - meeting Jesus on the road
Luke 24: 13-35
We discover why Jesus hid His identity and asked questions He already knew the answer to when appearing to disciples on the way to Emmaus.
No audio available
December
05
2021
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
The Resurrection of Jesus Christ
Luke 24: 1-12
Ian takes us through the empty tomb and the first moments when the disciples discover that the body of Jesus has vanished.
No audio available
November
28
2021
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Stepping out boldly for Jesus Christ
Luke 23: 50-56
We examine the burial of Jesus and the role played by Joseph of Arimathea. Andre challenges us to step out for Jesus even at potential cost to our own reputation and career.
No audio available
November
21
2021
Speaker
André Holtshausen
The Crucifixion of Jesus the Messiah
Luke 23: 26-49
As we near the completion of our study of Luke, we see Jesus going to the Cross the most significant moment in human history. The video shows the complete service from Sunday and Ian's talk begins just after the 47th minute.
No audio available
November
14
2021
Speaker
Ian Lettington
New Ground Sunday
Psalm 84
This week Hope Church joins in with New Ground, the family of churches to which it belongs. We catch up with news from churches in Europe and Brazil, and hear from the leader of New Ground Dave Holden.
No audio available
November
07
2021
Speaker
Dave Holden
The true son of the Father
Luke 23: 13-25
We show the complete service from Sunday and Ian's preach starts between the 39th and 40th minute.
No audio available
October
31
2021
Speaker
Ian Lettington
God's love shines out of the murky swamp
Luke 23: 1-12
This week we take a look at Pilate, Herod and the Sanhedrin and how they react to Jesus. We look at the love of God as well as the true nature of unredeemed humanity and see how God has radically changed us as believers. The video […]
No audio available
October
24
2021
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
The Trials to come
Luke 22:54-71
The video shows the whole of last Sunday's service at Hope Church. Sanjeev is looking at the next instalment of our Luke series as Jesus is approaching the Cross. The sermon starts after around 40 minutes.
No audio available
October
17
2021
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Family Service
The video shows the Family Service from Sunday
No audio available
October
10
2021
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Jesus is in control
Luke 22: 47-53
The video shows the Sunday service at Hope Church and Andre's talk, looking at the next instalment in our Luke series, begins at around minute 38.
No audio available
October
03
2021
Speaker
André Holtshausen
The tale of two cups
Luke 22: 39-46
The video shows the Sunday service at Hope Church and Ian's talk, looking at the next instalment in our Luke series, begins at around minute 46.
No audio available
September
26
2021
Speaker
Ian Lettington
God's preference for character over comfort
Romans 5: 3-4; James 1: 2-4
We tackle the thorny issue of suffering and see how God both permits and uses it to grow character within His children.
No audio available
September
12
2021
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Remember Me
Luke 22: 14:23
Ian takes a look at the Lord's Supper, it's roots in the passover meal and urges us to remember Jesus and to play our part in the Great Commission of Jesus. The video show the complete service and the preaching starts after 33 minutes.
No audio available
September
05
2021
Speaker
Ian Lettington
The Coming King
! Samuel 16
Sophie takes a look at Israel's decision to reject God in favour of a human king in order to be like the other nations around them.
No audio available
August
29
2021
Speaker
Sophie Martin
The Nation's King
1 Samuel 8-15
Paul and Reuben take a look at the next installment of our summer series by focusing on Saul, the first king of Israel.
No audio available
August
22
2021
Speaker
Paul McCormack and Reuben Grace
Samuel the judge
Gabby takaes a look at the impact that Samuel had on the nation of Israel as part of our Summer series.
No audio available
August
15
2021
Speaker
Gabriella Bazzo
Tough kids, God's provision
1 Samuel 4
Jeevs takes a look at the priest Eli and his two sons Hophni and Phinehas.
No audio available
August
08
2021
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
The call of the prophet Samuel
As part of our Summer series Sanjeev takes a look at the call of the prophet Samuel.
No audio available
August
01
2021
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Resurrection, Marriage and the Sadducees
Luke 20: 27-40
The video show the full service from last Sunday's Hope on the Hill. The sermon begins just agter 47 minutes.
June
13
2021
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Identity in Christ
Ephesians 1: 15-23
Please find the complete Sunday service held at Oak Hall, with Ian preaching starting at 34:25.
June
06
2021
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Caesar or God?
Luke 20: 19-26
We show the whole service from Sunday and the preaching starts at around 44 minutes in.
May
30
2021
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Jesus vs the Pharisees: Round 1
Luke 20: 1-18
Sanjeev examines the clash between Jesus and the Pharisees and at the parable of the Wicked Tenants. The video shows the whole service from Sunday, and the talk begins shortly after the 31st minute.
May
23
2021
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Weeping, judgement and the enormity of God
Luke 19: 41-48
We take a look at this challenging passage concerning judgement, and discover God's compassionate heart in the process. The video shows the whole service from Sunday and the preaching starts just after 36 minutes.
May
16
2021
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
The Triumphal arrival in Jerusalem
Luke 19: 28-40
Ian takes a look at Jesus' entry into the city of Jerusalem just days before He will be crucified. The video shows the whole of Sunday's openair service at Oakhall, and the preaching begins just after 46 minutes.
May
09
2021
Speaker
Ian Lettington
What is communion all about?
Paul and Reuben talk us through the reasons why Christians celebration communion. The service starts with a time of worship and the talk begins just after 17 minutes or so.
May
02
2021
Speaker
Paul McCormack and Reuben Grace
Stewardship: The parable of the Ten Minas
Luke 19: 11-27
Andre talks through this challenging parable and the implications for our lives. The talk starts at 37 minutes.
April
25
2021
Speaker
André Holtshausen
Incomprehensible truth, blind uncertainty
Luke 18: 31-43
Sanjeev takes a look at the miracle of blind beggar receiving his sight and Jesus' prophecy about his death and resurrection.
April
11
2021
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Easter Sunday Service at Oak Hall
See our Easter Service held in the grounds at Oak Hall.
April
04
2021
Speaker
Ian Lettington
How to enter into the Kingdom of God
Luke 18: 15-30
Ian takes a look at the nature of the Kingdom of God and how to enter into it.
March
28
2021
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Whose side are you on?
Luke 11
This week Ian brings alive Luke chapter 11 to be clear on why Jesus cast out demons from people and looks at how people reacted. How about you, what will your response be to the Son of God who is alive today and still looking for your […]
April
19
2020
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Our Father
Luke 11: 1-4
Jesus teaches his disciples their vital first lesson on how to pray.
March
29
2020
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Who is in control?
Luke 10:25-37
We take a look at the lawyer who challenged Jesus and find out what the parable of the Good Samaritan really means.
March
15
2020
Speaker
Hermann Waschefort
Why the 72 excelled on their first missions trip
Luke 10: 17-24
We take a look at the return of the 72 disciples after being sent out for the first time and see what Jesus had to say about it.
March
09
2020
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Is life real? What is real life?
Matt 22: 1-14; Luke 14: 16-24
How seriously do we take eternity, and how does it affect our daily lives?
March
02
2020
Speaker
André Holtshausen
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
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
God's radiant glory that transforms and prepares us
Luke 9:28-36
Romans 8:30:  In Christ, you are predestined, called, justified and glorified.
December
08
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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
Freedom Ain't No Optional Extra
Various
Luke 4:17-20
2 Cor 3:17-18
Gal 5:4
John 8: 32 & 36
Rom 8:2
November
24
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
A Child Partners With Jesus To Feed 5000
Luke 9:10-17
Jesus can use something small to do the miraculous. It doesn't matter how small your faith is, but wether you are obedient to Him.
November
17
2019
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Jesus Gives Power & Authority
Luke 9:1-9
Who is this Jesus? Are you prepared to take risks
November
10
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Unstoppable Faith
Luke 8:40-56
Nothing but the blood of Jesus can save you from fully experiencing God's love.
November
03
2019
Speaker
Hermann Waschefort
Jesus Heals The Demon Possessed
Luke 8:26-39
God brings freedom to those who are troubled.
October
27
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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
Shine the light
Luke 8:16-21
Your calling is not to be hidden.  You are called to be beacons of light.
October
13
2019
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
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
Parables; Do you understand them?
Luke 8:1-15
What type of ground is the word of God landing on in your life?
September
29
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
The God who carries us
Various Deut 1: 30-31; Isaiah 46: 3-4; Isaiah 63: 9; Psalm 28: 8-9; Jeremiah 10: 3-5
Dave looks at how God is the one who sustains and carries us throughout our lives
September
24
2019
Speaker
Dave Holden
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
Healing, freedom and being filled with the Holy Spirit
Various accounts from people who have experienced healing, freedom and being filled with the Holy Spirit
September
08
2019
Speaker
Various
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
In the beginning
Psalms Various
In the beginning, God created "Everything" from "Nothing".
August
18
2019
Speaker
Psalm 22
Psalms 22:1-31
Jesus understood this psalm to be about his death. 'He has done it' cries David; 'It is finished' cries Jesus.
August
11
2019
Speaker
Knitted by God!
Psalms 139:1-16
"For you formed by inward parts; you knitted me together in my mothers womb" (Ps 139 v 13.
August
04
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Who Do You Follow
Psalms 23:1-6
What is driving a wedge between you and your shepherd?  If you follow Jesus, He will use you to build His kingdom.
July
28
2019
Speaker
Hermann Waschefort
Vision & Mission 2019 Update
A half yearly update on how the church is doing with regards to its Vision & Mission statement for 2019
July
21
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Dealing with your doubts
Luke 7:18-35
Like John the Baptist, will you take your doubts to the author of life
July
14
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Faith & Compassion
Luke 7:1-17
Ground yourself in Jesus.  Have faith in Him and share His compassion.
July
07
2019
Speaker
Good Sight, Good Fruit, Firm Foundations
Luke 6:37-49
Trees and house are built on their foundations. What is your life built on?
June
30
2019
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Love Your Enemies
Luke 6:27-36
Love your enemies; Do good to those who hate you; Bless those who curse you; Pray for those who abuse you.
June
23
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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
Learning to Worship well
Various
Worship is sacrificial.  The truth is not how we feel, but the truth is the nature and the promises of God.
June
02
2019
Speaker
Don't Waste The New Wine
Luke 5:27-39
From the legalism of the old covenant to the grace of the new.

The Shane Taylor video can be viewed at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W1n5M9L2EeY
May
26
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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
United For Adventure
Ephesians
Jeevs looks at three important ways that Christians are united, and why that is so important to see the church thrive.
May
05
2019
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Why them not us? Power in the town next door
Luke 4:31-44
In contrast to His visit to Nazareth, God's power is poured out at Capernaum. We find out why.
April
28
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Jesus Stirs Up Trouble Back Home
Luke 4:16-30
Jesus only gives us two options: are you for Him or against Him?
April
14
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
When Jesus Met Zachaeus
Luke 19:1-10
Is Jesus of greater value to you that your wealth?
April
07
2019
Speaker
Paul Mann
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
Mankind's broken history made good.
Luke 3:21-23 & 4:1-13
Life is about submitting to God, knowing Him and Walking with Him.  What will you do?
March
26
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
The Wild Man's Wilderness Revival
Luke 3:1-20
Are you prepared for the Big One?  Come before Christ and confess your sins.
March
17
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Jesus: The Childhood Years
Luke 2:22-51
A look at Jesus's childhood.
March
10
2019
Speaker
A Tale Of Two Kings
Luke 2:1-21
Mary treasured God's word in her heart.  The shepherds responded in faith.  How will you respond?

The 'One Solitary Life' video can be found at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iPZpE7PLWJY
March
03
2019
Speaker
Salvation Comes
Luke 1: 39-80
Will you rejoice in God your saviour?
February
24
2019
Speaker
Ian Lettington
The Holy Spirit Part 1
John 14: 16, 25-26
The Holy Spirit: Who is He, what does He do and why is He important.
Trying to live a christian life without the holy spirit is like trying to drive a car without petrol.  Invite Him into your life!
February
24
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Luke: An Introduction to Luke's Gospel
Luke 1:1-4
Luke - Who, why and when!  A brief overview of the Gospel of Luke.
February
10
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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
Doing Church Bigger - Vision & Mission 2019 Pt2
Various Is 9:7, Mat 13:31-33, Act 6:7, Mat 22:18-20
The kingdom of God is growing at an unstoppable rate.  An ever expanding kingdom that Hope Church is part of.
January
27
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Doing Church Bigger: Vision & Mission 2019 Pt 1
Doing church bigger - Believing and preparing for more.

Can you take ownership of this vision so as to make it your own?
January
20
2019
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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
Have you understood what Christmas is really about?
Luke 2:8-18
Are you prepared to be surprised by God this Christmas?
December
23
2018
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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 Overcome
Various
Disciples need to overcome everything that keeps us from our calling in Christ.  Jesus came to give life in all its fullness.  Will you let him?
December
09
2018
Speaker
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
Discipleship: Disciples love the Lord
Luke 10:27
Disciples are called to love the Lord with all their heart. Do you love him?
November
25
2018
Speaker
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
Supernatural Interventions
2 Kings 7:1-9
God intervenes in both the big and the small things.
November
11
2018
Speaker
Terry Virgo
Three Reasons Why I Love The Church
Ephesians 5:25-27
Jesus loves the church.  Therefore we are also called to love it too.  Do you love your church?
November
04
2018
Speaker
Sanjeev Manaktala
Disciples know that Jesus will return.
Various
Do you know that you are going to heaven?  As a christian, you need not fear the return of Jesus. Please see attached notes for all the bible readings.
October
28
2018
Speaker
Disciples know they are going to heaven
John 14:1-11
Do you worry about what will happen when you die?  As a follower of Jesus, your destiny is in heaven.
October
21
2018
Speaker
Who will they find?
Luke 15:11-32
When the poor, lost, sick or lonely come to come to our door, who will they meet?  Will you show them the Father's love?
October
21
2018
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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
Discipleship: Disciples Hear God's Voice
Luke 22:7-22
How do you hear from God? Ask the Holy Spirit for words of knowledge, dreams/pictures or sensations.
September
30
2018
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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 called to heal
Various Luke9:1-2, 10:17; Mark6:13, John 14:12
Christians should be naturally supernatural (John Wimber).  We are called to heal.  Will you obey that call?
September
23
2018
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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
Faith and Faithfullness
Various Acts 7:9-10 & Genesis 37:1-23
If you are faithful to God, he will be faithful to you.  It maybe the dreams that you have are not big enough for the plans he has for you.
July
08
2018
Speaker
Peter Benton
The most expensive meal ever
Matthew 26:17-30 & 27:45-53
The meal Jesus gave us is so simple, but never has a meal been bought at such a cost.
July
01
2018
Speaker
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
Disciples Worship (Part 3)
1 Corinthians 14: 5, 12 & 26
Disciples are called to worship.  Worship builds up the church and encourages the saints.  This is a practical guide to worshp at our church.
(Part 1 of this mini-series was not recorded).
June
17
2018
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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
Discipleship: Disciples Serve
John 13:1-17
The heart of God is to serve.  Jesus calls us to be servers.  Will you obey?
May
20
2018
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
The Extravagant Love Of God
Various Ex 6:1-8; Eph 6:10-13
Don't let sin get in the way of God's extravagant love.
May
13
2018
Speaker
Discipleship: Disciples Have Access
Hebrews 4:16, 10:19-22
God is accessible by all his sons & daughters at any time!  Jesus came to remove the old testament restrictions where He was only accessible by the chief priest once a year.

He is holding the door open waiting for […]
May
06
2018
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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
Discipleship: Disciples know they are accepted
Various Romans 15:7, 1 Peter 2:5
The basic human need is to be accepted.  What does it mean to be accepted by Christ?

Click 'notes' to downlaod Adam's speaker notes.
April
15
2018
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Millie's Dedication and Church Family Testimonies
Millie's dedication plus testimonies from various church members on how God has worked in their lives to provide freedom or healing.
April
08
2018
Speaker
Various
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
When Passion Meets Purpose
Philippians 4:13
Stephen describes how encountering Jesus has transformed his life.  From playing in goal to becoming a striker.  "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me".
March
25
2018
Speaker
Stephen Addision
Disciples Think (Who is the Guvnor?)
Mark 1: 9-16
Truely believe that you are loved, powerful and an achiever.  Think, do you believe God's word , or your own inferior thoughts?

Click on the 'notes' icon to download a copy of Adam's speaker notes.
March
18
2018
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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
Discipleship: Disciples Forgive
Colossians 1:13-14
Disciples are called to forgive.
February
18
2018
Speaker
Intentional Christianity
Acts 2:42-47
Simon Elliott is the senior elder of Jubilee Church in East Grinstead.

Intentional Christianity: How intensional will you be this year in your walk with God?
February
11
2018
Speaker
Simon Elliot
Leaders and the 'and more' of God
1 Timothy 3:1-16
How do we encourage and develop leaders?
February
04
2018
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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
Vision & Mission 2018 Part-2
Adam continues to share his vision and mission for the church, part 1 was last week.
January
21
2018
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Vision & Mission 2018 Part-1
Senior Elder Adam sets out his vision for Hope Church for 2018.  Part-2 to follow next week.
The talk is preceded by the church notices
January
14
2018
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Put God First
Daniel 6:10-28
Put God first and He will establish great things through you.
January
07
2018
Speaker
Baptism in the Holy Spirit
John 7:37
David Hamilton, once an Ulster Volunteer Force terrorist is now an itinerant evangelist.  Here he shares some of his story and how he came to be baptised.  Preceding David's talk, is the baptism of Christine.

Revelation […]
November
26
2017
Speaker
David Hamilton
Discipleship: Disciples Rest
Matthew 11:25-29
Jesus modeled the perfect life. What keeps you from entering into his rest?
November
19
2017
Speaker
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: Disciples Remember Jesus
1 Corinthians 11: 23-26
In the biblical sense, "rememberence" is more that a mental excercise. It involves a realisation of what is remembered (F.F. Bruce).

Do you work at remembering Jesus in your day-to-day activities?
October
29
2017
Speaker
Baptism in the Holy Spirit
1 John 2:24
Chosen by God, His Spirit is sent to live in us.  God wants to reproduce the life of Jesus in us.
October
22
2017
Speaker
Norman Blows
Discipleship: Disciples Love
John 13:34-35
If you are a disciple of Jesus, then you are commanded to love one another.
October
15
2017
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Discipleship: Disciples Are Loved
1 John 3:1
How do you feel about God's love?  Is it nice to know, or essential to know?
October
08
2017
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Testimonies
Testimonies from some of our church members who are sharing God's answer to their prayers.
October
01
2017
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Discipleship: Change
Ezekiel 36:25-28
Sanctification is becoming more like Jesus.
September
24
2017
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Discipleship: Jesus said "Follow Me"
Matthew 8: 19-22
What does it mean to follow Jesus?
September
17
2017
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Discipleship: Are you a disciple of Jesus?
John 1:35-42
Beneficiary or disciple? Have you made a decision to follow Jesus?
September
10
2017
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Dying Well (Living Well) ?
1 Corinthians 15: 12-19
Dying well- without fear.
July
23
2017
Speaker
Do Everything In Love
1 Corinthians 16:1-24
Having a heart for the poor.
July
09
2017
Speaker
Sharon Lester
Victory over death
1 Corinthians 15:21-58
Try to live a life not weighed down by possessions, but by living for eternity.

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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.

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June
25
2017
Speaker
Ian Lettington
What do these stones mean to you?
Joshua 4: 1-7 & 19-24
Faithfulness/Deliverance/People of the Earth.
June
11
2017
Speaker
Peter Benton
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
What's the point of communion?
1 Corinthians 11:17-13
Identifying key points on why we particiapte in holy communion with reference to the passover (Exodus 12).
May
14
2017
Speaker
Living in the Light
John 8:12
Riches to rags to reconciliation.  Justyn's testimony on how gambling addiction destroyed his life and how walking in the light has led him on a path of reconciliation with his family.
May
07
2017
Speaker
Don't Lose Your Head
1 Corinthians 10:31 - 11:16
Head coverings, hairstyles or headship?  Taking a look at the issue of of spiritual headship.
April
30
2017
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Overcoming Temptation
1 Corinthians 10:6-13
The keys to overcoming temptation and habitual sin.
April
23
2017
Speaker
The hospitality of God
Acts 2:37-47
Mirroring the hospitality of God to bring others to Christ
April
09
2017
Speaker
Ian Lettington
Hey! Don't forget what's coming soon
1 Corinthians 15:1-58
The Christians' hope of eternal life
April
02
2017
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
A Strange And Deadly Desire
1 Corinthians 1-14
Understanding the impact of idols in our lives
March
26
2017
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
A mindset for blessing and the harvest
Having the correct mindset for blessing others and bringing them to Christ
March
19
2017
Speaker
Chris McLean
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
The Big Ugly Uncomfortables
1 Corinthians 8
Understanding the principles that help us with moral dilemmas.
March
05
2017
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
Snakes in the Wilderness
John 3:14-15
Not forgetting God's provision and care for us.
February
26
2017
Speaker
Dale Barlow
Hope Church Sevenoaks Vision & Mission for 2017 — Part 2
Doing church bigger and better in 2017.
February
19
2017
Speaker
Adam Northcroft
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