Previous Services

We  audio record most of our sermons in order to share them with those who were unable to attend the services.

Listed below are some of the sermons recorded in MP3 format.  Simply click on the sermon title to download the file.  The average length of a sermon is 15 minutes.

If you can not find the service listed below, please ask Debbie Story and she will gladly upload the file.

The Bible readings link through to BibleGateway.com and are from the New Revised Standard Version (Anglicised).

17 June 2018 

Preacher:  Debbie Story
Bible reading: Jonah 3; Mark 1: 14-20
Sermon: Jonah 3


10 June 2018 

Preacher:  Chris Robinson
Bible reading: Jonah 2; Luke 15: 11-24
Sermon: Jonah 2


27 May 2018 

Preacher:  Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: Psalm 8; John 16: 12-15
Sermon: Trinity Sunday


13 May 2018 

Preacher:  Rev. Michael Faulkner
Bible reading: Acts 1: 15-17, 21-26; John 17: 6-19
Sermon: Christian Aid service from 13 May 2018


22 April 2018 

Preacher:  Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: John 15: 1-8; 1 John 4: 7-21
Sermon: Play sermon on Love from 22 April 2018 (to follow)


15 April 2018 

Preacher:  Linda Guy
Bible reading: Isaiah 40: 27-31; Philippians 4: 8-15
Sermon: Play sermon from 15 April 2018


8 April 2018 

Preacher:  Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: Revelation 1: 4-8; John 20: 19-31
Sermon: Play sermon from 8 April 2018


1 April 2018 

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Sermon: Easter Service


25 March 2018 

Preacher: Chris Robinson
Bible reading: Psalm 118: 1-9; Mark 11: 1-11
Sermon: 6th Week of Lent


18 March 2018 

Preacher: Caroline Stead
Bible reading: Jeremiah 31: 31-34; John 12: 20-33
Sermon: 5th Week of Lent


11 March 2018 

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: Exodus 2: 1-10; Luke 2: 33-35; John 19: 25-27
Sermon: 4th Week of Lent and Mothering Sunday


4 March 2018 

Preacher: Debbie Story
Bible reading: Exodus 20: 1-17 and  John 2: 13-22
Sermon: Transcript –  How to get our priorities right
Sermon: How to get our priorities right


25 February 2018 

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Sermon: 2nd Week of Lent


18 February 2018 

Preacher: Chris Robinson
Bible reading: Deuteronomy 8: 6-18; Luke 4: 1-13
Sermon: 1st Week of Lent


4 February 2018

Preacher: Worship Group.  Sermon – Debbie Story
Bible reading: Isaiah 40: 21-31; Mark 9:29-39
Sermon: Meditation


22 October 2017 

Preacher: Debbie Story
Bible reading: Luke 21: 1-4
Sermon: Holy Habits – Session 3


15 October 2017 

Preacher: Chris Robinson
Bible reading: Genesis 18: 1-14; Luke 24: 13-34; Acts 2: 42-47
Sermon: Holy Habits – Session 2


8 October 2017 

Preacher: Caroline Stead
Bible reading: Genesis 2:4-7; John 20:19-22
Sermon: Holy Habits – Session 1


30 July 2017 

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: Romans 8:26-39; Matthew 13:31-35, 44-52
Sermon: Play sermon from 30 July 2017


9 July 2017 

Preacher: Chris Robinson
Bible reading: James 4: 13-16, James 5: 1-7, James 5: 13-18
Sermon: Play sermon from 9 July 2017


18 June 2017 

Preacher: Debbie Story
Bible reading: James 1
Sermon: Script only available


11 June 2017 

Preacher: Revd Michael Sparrow
Bible reading: Jonah 1:1-17; Matthew 28: 16-20

Talk about Trinity Sunday: Play ‘Talk about Trinity Sunday’ from 11th June
Sermon: Play sermon from 11 June 2017


12 May 2017 

Preacher: The Worship Team
Bible reading: Psalm 31: 1-5, 15-16; 1 Peter 3: 13-22; John 14: 15-21
Sermon: Christian Aid Sermon


30 April 2017 

Preacher: Revd John Jenkinson
Bible reading: Acts 9: 1-6; John 21: 1-19
Sermon: Play Sermon from 30th April


23 April 2017 

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: 1 Peter 1: 3-9; John 20: 19-31
Sermon: Play Sermon from 23rd April


16 April 2017 

Preacher: Revd Peter Poulter
Bible reading: Acts 10: 34-43; John 20: 1-18
Sermon: Play Sermon from 16th April


9 April 2017 

Preacher: John Travis
Bible reading: Psalm 118: 1-2, 19-29; Matthew 21:1-11
Sermon: Play Sermon from 9th April


2 April 2017 

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: Jeremiah 1: 1-10; John 8:12; 1 Corinthians 15: 42-58
Sermon: ‘Christ in you, the hope of glory’


25 March 2017 

Preacher: Caroline Stead
Bible reading: Matthew 16:13-18; 1 Peter 5:1-11
Sermon: Receiving Christ through Prayer and Fellowship


19 March 2017 

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: Isaiah 58: 6-12, Matthew 25: 31-46
Sermon: Receiving Christ in Holy Communion


12 March 2017 

Preacher: Debbie Story
Bible reading: Isaiah 58: 6-12, Matthew 25: 31-46
Sermon: Receiving Christ in the stranger and the needy


5 March 2017 

Preacher: Chris Robinson
Bible reading: Matthew 4:1-11; Romans 8: 5-16
Sermon: Receiving Christ as Children of God


8 January 2017 

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: Deuteronomy 29: 10-15; Jeremiah 31: 31-34; Romans 12:1-2
Sermon: Play Sermon and Covenant Service from 8th January 2017


13 November 2016 

Preacher: Rev.d Daphne Atack
Bible reading: Philippians 4 : 4-7; Luke 21 : 5 – 19
Sermon: Play Sermon from 13th November


6 November 2016 

Preacher: Kath Melling
Bible reading: Mark 12 : 28-34; 2 Corinthians 5:11 – 6:2
Sermon: Play Sermon from 6th November


23 October 2016 

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: Luke 18: 9-14; Mark 1: 14-20
Sermon: Play Sermon from 23rd October


2 October 2016 – Harvest Festival

Preacher: Worship Team
Bible reading: Isaiah 41:17-20; John 4:5-15
Sermon: Play Sermon from 2nd October


25 September 2016

Preacher: Rev. Sandra Griffiths
Bible reading: Exodus 3:1-15; John 10:11-18
Sermon: Play Sermon from 25th September


11 September 2016

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: Luke 15: 1-10
Sermon: Play Sermon from 11th September


4 September 2016

Preacher: Rev Nick Blundell
Bible readings: Deuteronomy 30:15-20; Luke 16:19-31
Sermon: Play Sermon from 4th September – The Story of light


14 August 2016

Preacher: Mrs Jenny Horton
Bible readings: Hebrews 11:29-12:2; Luke 12:49-56
Sermon: Play Sermon from 14th August – ‘Persistence’


31 July 2016

Preacher: Mrs Kathleen Melling
Bible readings: Hebrews 13: 1-8, 15-16; 2 Chronicles 7: 11-16 ; Luke 12:13-21
Sermon: Play Sermon from 31st July – ‘Promises’


10 July 2016

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: Luke 10: 25-37; Amos 7: 7-17; Psalm 82
Sermon: Play Sermon from 10th July


3 July 2016

Preacher: Worship Group
Bible reading: Numbers 11:24-30; Luke 10:1-11, 16-20
Sermon: Play Sermon from 3rd July


26 June 2016

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: 1 Kings 19: 15-21; Luke 9: 51-62
Sermon: Play Sermon from 26th June


19 June 2016

Preacher: Chris Partington
Bible reading: Isaiah 65: 1-9; Luke 8: 26-39
Sermon: Play Sermon from 19th June


15 May 2016

Preacher: Revd David Batchelor
Bible reading: Acts 2: 1-21; John 14: 8-17, 25-27
Sermon: Play Sermon from 15th May


8 May 2016

Preacher: Worship Group
Bible reading: Acts 16:16-34; John 17: 20-26
Sermon: Play Sermon from 8th May


1 May 2016

Bible reading: John 14: 23-29; Acts 16: 9-15
Sermon: Play Sermon from 1st May


24 April 2016

Preacher: Jenny Horton
Bible reading: John 13:31-35; Acts 11:1-18
Sermon: Play Sermon from 24th April


17 April 2016

Preacher: Chris Robinson
Bible reading: 1 Kings 17: 17-24; Luke 8: 49 – 56; Acts 9: 36-42
Sermon: Play Sermon from 17th April


10 April 2016

Preacher: Jenny Horton
Bible reading: Acts 9.1-20; John 21.1-19
Sermon title: Stranger on the shore


3 April 2016

Preacher: Wendy Tolson
Bible reading: Revelation 1:4-8; John 20: 19-31; Acts 5:27-32
Sermon title: Jesus Appears to the Disciples


28 February 2016

Preacher: Jenny Horton
Bible reading: Luke 10:38-42; Luke 12:16-21; Mark 10:17-22
Sermon title: Lent – Making room for what really matters


21 February 2016

Preacher: Rev. George Courtney
Bible reading: Luke 10: 25-37; Luke 24: 13-32
Sermon title: Lent – Making room for the stranger


14 February 2016

Preacher: Rev. Patrick Taylor
Bible reading: Luke 1: 39-45; John 1: 43-51
Sermon title: Lent – Making room for the newcomer


3 January 2016

Preacher: Jenny Horton
Bible reading: Isaiah 60: 1-6 and Matthew 2: 1-12
Sermon title: The Magi


If you would like to know more about the worship at Christ Church, please contact the Minister Rev. Patrick Taylor on 01484 718948 or by email