Sermons by James Martin


Looking Past the Fear

Looking Past the Fear

Speaker: | January 05, 2020

Text: Psalm 3 (Morning Service) Speaker: James Martin We’re starting a new series this morning and it’s all about equipping us with language and perspective to navigate different seasons in life. We’re kicking off in...


Where's the King?

Where’s the King?

Speaker: | December 09, 2019

Text: Matthew 2:1-18 (Morning Service) Speaker: James Martin To kick us off in our advent series we’re going to look at the villain of the incarnation story. The duplicitous and paranoid King Herod who didn’t...


A Greater Horizon

A Greater Horizon

Speaker: | November 24, 2019

Text: 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11 (Morning Service) Speaker: James Martin This morning we’ll see Paul continuing the conversation about Jesus’ return. Last time Paul showed us how Jesus’ return brings comfort in grief, but this time...


Hope Changes Everything

Hope Changes Everything

Speaker: | November 10, 2019

Text: 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 (Morning Service) Speaker: James Martin In this next section we’ll see Paul responding to the Thessalonians’ grief and questions about death. Paul’s response is careful, hopeful and sensitive… and it’s all...


Inside + Outside

Inside + Outside

Speaker: | November 03, 2019

Text: 1 Thessalonians 4:9-12 (Morning Service) Speaker: James Martin In this next section Paul continues his conversation about the Thessalonians’ sanctification (growing as Christians). He addresses two key areas of growth for the Thessalonians: One...


As We Pray

As We Pray

Speaker: | October 13, 2019

Text: 1 Thess 3:9-13 (Morning Service) Speaker: James Martin With only a brief look at the New Testament you’ll see that Paul’s letters are a fantastic place to grow deeper and wider and higher in...


That No One Be Moved

That No One Be Moved

Speaker: | October 06, 2019

Text: 1 Thessalonians 2:17-3:8 (Morning Service) Speaker: James Martin Trials have the ability make our sight clear, but trials also have the ability to shake us in ways we never thought possible. Paul knows this...


Right Over Easy

Right Over Easy

Speaker: | September 22, 2019

Text: 1 Thessalonians 2:1-12 (Morning Service) Speaker: James Martin In this passage Paul defends against an accusation of his ministry and leadership. In giving his defence we’ll see the vital characteristics of the Christian who...


When You Need Reminding

When You Need Reminding

Speaker: | September 15, 2019

Text: 1 Thessalonians 1:4-10 (Morning Service) Speaker: James Martin At this point in the letter, Paul begins to counteract some criticism levelled at him and his message. It’s evident the church feels the weight of...


Celebrate the Good

Celebrate the Good

Speaker: | September 08, 2019

Text: 1 Thess 1:1-3 (Morning Service) Speaker: James Martin The thessalonian church is a model church. They are an inspiration. They are committed. They are unshakeable under pressure. In this series, we’ll look at this...