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Sermons Based on the Book of John

Confront the Darkness (John 1: 1-5)
preached on 21 December 2014 at 9:30 by
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Sermon 5 in the series Advent 2014

Born of God (John 1: 1-14)
preached on 24 December 2014 at 18:00 by
Sermon 1 in the series Christmas 2014

Light and Power (Luke 2: 1-18; John 1: 1-14)
preached on 25 December 2014 at 10:30 by
Sermon 2 in the series Christmas 2014

An Abiding Christmas (Isaiah 9: 2-7; Matthew 2: 1-12; Luke 1: 26-38; 2: 1-7, 8-20; John 1: 1-14)
preached on 24 December 2015 at 18:00 by
Sermon 1 in the series Christmas 2015

Angels and a Baby (Luke 2: 1-20; John 1: 1-14)
preached on 25 December 2015 at 10:30 by
Sermon 2 in the series Christmas 2015

Born to Give them Second Birth (John 1: 1-14)
preached on 24 December 2016 at 18:30 by
Sermon 1 in the series Christmas 2016

Open to the Light (John 1: 1-14)
preached on 24 December 2017 at 18:00 by
Sermon 2 in the series Christmas 2017

Who Are You? (John 1: 6-9, 15, 19-28)
preached on 2 October 2016 at 9:30 by
Sermon 1 in the series John's Gospel

Talking about Jesus (John 1: 29-39)
preached on 9 October 2016 at 9:30 by
Sermon 2 in the series John's Gospel

Come and See (John 1: 35-42)
preached on 19 January 2014 at 9:30 by

Come and See (Mark 1: 16-21; John 1: 35-49)
preached on 21 January 2018 at 9:30 by

What Are You After? (John 1: 35-51)
preached on 23 October 2016 at 9:30 by
Sermon 3 in the series John's Gospel

It Is No Secret What God Can Do (John 2: 1-11)
preached on 20 January 2013 at 9:30 by

It Is No Secret What God Can Do (2) (John 2: 1-11)
preached on 18 March 2018 at 9:30 by

Special, Sparkling, Substantial Wine (John 2: 1-12)
preached on 17 January 2016 at 11:00 by

Turn My Water into Your Wine (John 2: 1-12)
preached on 6 November 2016 at 9:30 by
Sermon 4 in the series John's Gospel

Time to Get Angry (John 2: 13-22)
preached on 13 November 2016 at 9:30 by
Sermon 5 in the series John's Gospel

Where's the Fire? (Exodus 19: 18; Luke 3: 16; John 2: 17)
preached on 21 June 2015 at 19:00 by

Searching for New Life (John 3: 1-7)
preached on 19 April 2015 at 11:00 by

Born Again (John 3: 1-8)
preached on 20 November 2016 at 9:30 by
Sermon 6 in the series John's Gospel

We Believeā€¦ in One Lord Jesus Christ (John 3: 1-17; 1 Corinthians 8: 4-6; 12: 1-3)
preached on 12 March 2017 at 11:00 by

In the Name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit (John 3: 16-21)
preached on 11 June 2017 at 9:30 by

Getting Wet (John 3: 22-30)
preached on 29 January 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 7 in the series John's Gospel

Something New, Something Real, Something Now (John 4: 3-13)
preached on 5 February 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 8 in the series John's Gospel

Water from a Different Well (John 4: 4-15)
preached on 25 January 2015 at 16:00 by

Living Water for All (John 4: 4-42)
preached on 14 June 2015 at 9:30 by
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If Only You Knew (John 4: 10-13)
preached on 12 February 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 9 in the series John's Gospel

Taking Jesus at His Word (John 4: 43-54)
preached on 6 July 2014 at 20:00 by

Come, Believe, Receive (John 4: 46-54)
preached on 26 February 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 10 in the series John's Gospel

Do You Want To Get Well? (John 5: 1-15)
preached on 13 July 2014 at 9:30 by

Answering a Different Question (John 5: 1-18)
preached on 5 March 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 11 in the series John's Gospel

Honour the Son (John 5: 18-29)
preached on 12 March 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 12 in the series John's Gospel

Four Solid Legs (Deuteronomy 18: 21-22; John 5: 30-47; 10: 37-38; 14: 6)
preached on 19 March 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 13 in the series John's Gospel

Not Overwhelmed (John 6: 1-15)
preached on 26 March 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 14 in the series John's Gospel

Living Bread (John 6: 5-15, 51-58)
preached on 16 August 2015 at 11:00 by

Master of the Waves (John 6: 15-21)
preached on 2 April 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 15 in the series John's Gospel

Feeding on the Living Bread (John 6: 25-35)
preached on 30 April 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 16 in the series John's Gospel

Claims, Challenges and Choices (John 6: 25-35, 48-51)
preached on 12 August 2018 at 9:30 by

Bread from Heaven (John 6: 35-59)
preached on 7 May 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 17 in the series John's Gospel

To Whom Shall We Go? (John 6: 60-71)
preached on 16 August 2015 at 9:30 by

Giving Up (John 6: 60-71)
preached on 14 May 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 18 in the series John's Gospel

Lord, To Whom Shall We Go? (John 6: 66-69)
preached on 8 September 2013 at 9:30 by

A Different Timeline, a Different Tune (John 7: 1-17, 37-38)
preached on 21 May 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 19 in the series John's Gospel

Rivers of Living Water (John 7: 25-31, 37-41)
preached on 9 September 2012 at 9:30 by

Come to Me and Drink (John 7: 37-39)
preached on 28 May 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 20 in the series John's Gospel

Pause (John 8: 1-11)
preached on 2 July 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 21 in the series John's Gospel

I Am the Light of the World (John 8: 12-20; Ephesians 5: 1-10)
preached on 9 July 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 22 in the series John's Gospel

The Truth Will Make You Free (John 8: 31-41)
preached on 16 July 2017 at 10:30 by
Sermon 23 in the series John's Gospel

Who Jesus Is Changes Everything (John 8: 48-59)
preached on 23 July 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 24 in the series John's Gospel

You're Asking the Wrong Question (Job 7: 16-21; 22: 5-11; John 9: 1-6; 2 Corinthians 1: 3-7)
preached on 8 May 2016 at 9:30 by

Take Something out of the 'Too Difficult To Do' Box (John 9: 1-7)
preached on 30 July 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 25 in the series John's Gospel

New Meaning in Today's Tragedies (John 9: 1-41)
preached on 26 March 2017 at 11:00 by

Reflection Leading to Revelation (2 Samuel 12: 1-7; John 9: 6-41)
preached on 6 August 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 26 in the series John's Gospel

Be Perfect (Matthew 5: 38-48; John 10: 1-6)
preached on 19 February 2017 at 9:30 by

The Good Shepherd Provides Security, Leadership and Freedom (John 10: 1-15)
preached on 13 August 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 27 in the series John's Gospel

Come in through the Door (John 10: 1-18)
preached on 16 November 2014 at 9:30 by
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The Smiling Gate and the Open Shepherd (John 10: 7-16)
preached on 14 April 2013 at 9:30 by

Finding Resurrection Life: Reason to Reality (John 11: 1-44)
preached on 17 April 2016 at 9:30 by
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Resurrection Now (John 11: 1-45)
preached on 20 August 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 28 in the series John's Gospel

The Sacrificial Death of Jesus (John 11: 45-52; 12: 1-8)
preached on 27 August 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 29 in the series John's Gospel

Expressive Excessive Commitment (John 12: 1-8)
preached on 17 March 2013 at 9:30 by

Extravagant Love (John 12: 1-8)
preached on 13 March 2016 at 11:00 by

Fill the House, Guard the House (John 12: 1-11)
preached on 7 May 2017 at 19:00 by

Not Quite Myself (John 12: 12-19)
preached on 3 September 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 30 in the series John's Gospel

Look to Jesus (Numbers 21: 8; John 3: 14; 12: 20-26, 32)
preached on 10 September 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 31 in the series John's Gospel

Fruitfulness from Death (John 12: 20-26)
preached on 24 September 2017 at 9:30 by
Sermon 32 in the series John's Gospel

Death Brings Life (John 12: 23-26; Acts 11: 19-30; 12: 1-3)
preached on 13 March 2016 at 9:30 by
Sermon 16 in the series Acts: New Beginnings

The Servant King (John 13: 1-17)
preached on 17 April 2014 at 19:00 by
Sermon 3 in the series Easter 2014

Do Not Let Your Heart Be Troubled (John 14: 1-14)
preached on 29 April 2018 at 9:30 by

God Is Love (John 14: 15-30; 16: 12-15; 1 Corinthians 13: 4-7; Ephesians 3: 14-21; 1 John 4: 7-16)
preached on 31 May 2015 at 11:00 by

Responding to the God who Chooses (Jeremiah 31: 31-33; John 15: 1-8; Hebrews 12: 22-25)
preached on 10 January 2016 at 15:00 by

Fruit from God, for God (Luke 6: 43-45; John 15: 1-8)
preached on 18 September 2016 at 9:30 by

Abide in Me (John 15: 1-8)
preached on 30 September 2018 at 9:30 by
Sermon 14 in the series Parables of the Kingdom

Abide In Me (John 15: 5-11)
preached on 29 May 2016 at 9:30 by
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Hated by the World (John 15: 18-25)
preached on 4 November 2012 at 9:30 by

Father, Son and Holy Spirit (Matthew 28: 16-20; John 16: 12-15; Romans 5: 1-5)
preached on 22 May 2016 at 11:00 by

This Is Where I Am (John 17: 1-13)
preached on 17 May 2015 at 9:30 by

That They May Be One (John 17: 20-23)
preached on 18 January 2015 at 11:00 by

Living in the Love of God (John 17: 24-26)
preached on 16 October 2016 at 9:30 by

God Is Bigger Than I Thought (John 18: 1-11)
preached on 13 May 2012 at 9:30 by

It Is Finished (John 18: 28-40; 19: 1-27, 28-42)
preached on 6 April 2012 at 10:00 by
Sermon 5 in the series Approaching Easter 2012

Christ Triumphant Over Sin (John 18: 28-40; 19: 1-27, 28-42)
preached on 18 April 2014 at 10:00 by
Sermon 4 in the series Easter 2014

The End of the Beginning (John 18: 33-37; Revelation 1: 1-6)
preached on 25 November 2018 at 9:30 by

The Cross at the Centre of the World (John 19: 14-42)
preached on 25 March 2016 at 10:00 by
Sermon 3 in the series Easter 2016

Sacrifice Accomplished, Victory Won (John 19: 16-30)
preached on 14 April 2017 at 10:00 by
Sermon 2 in the series Easter 2017

This Is A New Day (John 20: 1-18)
preached on 8 April 2012 at 10:30 by
Sermon 1 in the series Easter 2012

Because Jesus Rose from the Dead... (John 20: 1-18)
preached on 5 April 2015 at 10:30 by
Also available on video
Sermon 5 in the series Easter 2015

My Lord and My God (John 20: 10-31)
preached on 3 April 2016 at 9:30 by
Also available on video
Sermon 5 in the series Easter 2016

Jesus Breathes on His Gathered Disciples (John 20: 19-23)
preached on 27 April 2014 at 9:30 by
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Sermon 6 in the series Easter 2014

Seeing Jesus Alive (John 20: 19-23)
preached on 12 April 2015 at 9:30 by
Sermon 6 in the series Easter 2015

Breathe (John 20: 19-23)
preached on 15 May 2016 at 19:00 by

Breathe In (John 20: 19-23; Acts 1: 1-4)
preached on 20 May 2018 at 9:30 by

Open to Believe (2 Kings 5: 1-14; John 20: 19-29)
preached on 12 April 2015 at 11:00 by
Sermon 7 in the series Easter 2015

Written That You May Believe (John 20: 19-31)
preached on 3 April 2016 at 11:00 by
Sermon 6 in the series Easter 2016

Sharing God's Peace (John 20: 21-28)
preached on 18 May 2014 at 9:30 by
Sermon 9 in the series Easter 2014

Without Me You Can Do Nothing (John 21: 1-14)
preached on 21 April 2013 at 9:30 by

Peter's Paradigm Shift (John 21: 1-17)
preached on 10 April 2016 at 11:00 by
Sermon 7 in the series Easter 2016

An Interview With Jesus (John 21: 15-22)
preached on 28 April 2013 at 9:30 by

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