Acts

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“Before the Sanhedrin” (Hugh 4/6/23 @ 5pm)

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Key Verse: Acts 4:12 Acts 4:5-22, Psalm 118 Big idea: When questioned about their actions, the disciples speak boldly about Jesus through the Holy Spirit. The authorities have no answer except to threaten them if they continue. The threats are ignored because there is no other name by which people can be saved, and the […]

“Pentecost is about Christ” (Hugh – 21MAY23 @ 5pm)

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Key verse: Exalted to the right hand of God, he [Jesus] has received from the Father the promised Holy Spirit and has poured out what you now see and hear. Acts 2:33 Acts 2:14-47;  Psalm 16 Big idea: Peter explains the gift of tongues as a sign of being in the last days. He points […]

“Pentecost” (Hugh – 14/5/23 @ 5pm)

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Key verse: Acts 2:4 Acts 2:1-13; Isaiah 61 Big idea: On the day of Pentecost, the Holy Spirit is given to the disciples. The Holy Spirit equips them for the work of evangelism as Jews from far and wide hear God praised in their own native language. SERMONVIDEOLINK

“Gathering to Pray and Read the Bible” (30/4/23 @5pm)

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Key verse: Acts 1:14a “They all joined together constantly in prayer” Psalm 109:  Acts 1:12-26 Big idea: Prayer and reading the Bible form a big part of our church services, but how important are they really? Acts 1:12-26 shows how foundational they are to taking the gospel to the ends of the earth. VIDEOSERMONLINK

“THE CANON” ( Hugh – 29/1/23)

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Key verse: Acts 1:21-22 Numbers 12; Acts 1:12-26 Big idea: The canon was recognised not created by the early church – the Bible is its own authority, and that’s why we trust and submit to it. SERMONVIDEOLINK

“Continuing the NT Story” (Hugh – 1/1/2023)

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Key verse: Acts 1:8 Acts 1:1-11;  Acts 13:32-48 Big idea: We live in the time between Jesus’ first and second comings. This time can feel like a divine ad break before the closing act. But, although the story of the Bible has been finished, God’s story has not finished, and we’re part of it. Your […]

“Chosen By God” (18/7/21 @ 5pm)

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Acts 16: 16-23 & 17: 1-9 Main verses: 1 Thessalonians 1: 4-5 Big Idea: Paul writes to the new church in Thessalonica to encourage them to continue their walk with God despite their persecution. He does this by reminding them that they have been “Chosen by God” and therefore are under his divine protection and that their change […]

“John’s Legacy” (27/12/2020 @ 5pm)

Acts 19:1-6, John 3:22-30 Key verse: John 3:30 Big idea: We’ve spent 6 weeks on John the Baptist. He’s an important historical and theological figure, but we must recognise him and then look past him, as we must do for any servant of Christ. Sermon Video Link