Sermons on Romans

Reformation 500 (Lunchtime)

Reformation 500 500 years ago, on 31st October, 1517, Martin Luther nailed 95 theses to the door of a church in Wittenberg, kick-starting the Reformation. How should we view those events and their consequences today? Irrelevance? Unfortunate misunderstanding? Or the rediscovery of truths so precious they must never be forgotten?

Reformation 500

Reformation 500 500 years ago, on 31st October, 1517, Martin Luther nailed 95 theses to the door of a church in Wittenberg, kick-starting the Reformation. How should we view those events and their consequences today? Irrelevance? Unfortunate misunderstanding? Or the rediscovery of truths so precious they must never be forgotten?

The Holy Spirit: 6 of 6: the life of the Spirit (Lunchtime)

Romans 8:1-27Joost van der Westhuizen was a household name in international rugby. He was a committed Christian, but in 2009 his life began to unravel. He became embroiled in a sex-tape and cocaine scandal. Two years later he was diagnosed with motor neurone disease. He died last month aged just 45. His story highlights two struggles that everyone faces – the struggle with sin and the struggle with suffering. Where can we turn for help?

Questions of Life – Why Should I tell others?

Romans 1:14-25 Listen in as Rico Tice answers the question – ‘Why should I tell others?’ This talk launched with Christians the ‘Questions of Life’ week (14-18th March) – a week of talks following on from Festival of Thought 2015. In it Rico speaks passionately on this subject and urges us to remember and marvel at the truth of the gospel.

Why I can‭’‬t believe:‭ ‬How can we know whether God exists‭?

Romans‭ ‬1:18-23‭ ‬Stephen Fry recently launched an anti-God tirade on an Irish TV show and got‭ ‬2‭ ‬million youtube viewings even before the program was aired.‭ ‬Russell Brand replied with a clip entitled‭ “‬Is there a God‭? ‬Yes,‭ ‬and Stephen Fry‭ ‬proves it.‭”‬ What these men have in common is that they both understand the huge significance of this question of God‭’‬s existence for every one of us.‭ ‬Listen in as we consider how we can find real answers to this vital issue.