Sermons & Teaching

Biblical Teaching

Biblical Teaching

Sermons and teaching at St. John's

Welcome to our archived sermons page, where links to older sermons may be found. Click on any of the underlined links below.

The sermon is a key part of the service where we learn more about the Bible through the spoken word. We welcome you to share in our witness here at Coley, wherever you are.


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Who is Jesus talking to? Its us
John
28th February 2016
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Lent 2 Confidence in ourselves
John
23rd February 2016
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Temptation -let us trust God
James
14th February 2016
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Unity - The church has been looking for this for many years
John
31st January 2016
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We are many parts but we we are one body
Colin
24th January 2016
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Intercessions for Holocaust

24th January 2016
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We are all gifted which from God
James
17th January 2016
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The Holy Spirit
John
10th January 2016
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Trust and faith in God's promise to us
James
3rd January 2016
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Finding a home and growing up in faith
Anna
27th December 2015
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What are you afraid of?
James
25th December 2015
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Mid night Service- Are you ready for Jesus?
John
24th December 2015
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Holding the baby
James
24th December 2015
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Nine Lessons and Carol
James
24th December 2015


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The Darker Side of Christmas
James and John
20th December 2015
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Luke 3:7-18 - Accepting and all about Hope
Anna
13th December 2015 2015
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Luke 3:1-6 - Preparing the way
James
6th December 2015 2015
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Christingle - We should be happy
John
29th Nov 2015
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John 18:33-37 - Jesus is intervied by Herod
James
22nd Nov 2015
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Mark 13:1-8 - Three key points in any discusion about the bible - A question - An answer - A parable
John
15th Nov 2015
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Bible Sunday - Reading the bible is a bit like stately home
James
25th Oct 2015
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Should we be like James and John
John
18th Oct 2015
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Christian testimony
James
11th Oct 2015
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Unity - The church has been looking for this for many years
John
31st January 2016
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We are many parts but we we are one body
Colin
24th January 2016
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Intercessions for Holocaust

24th January 2016
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We are all gifted which from God
James
17th January 2016
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The Holy Spirit
John
10th January 2016
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Trust and faith in God's promise to us
James
3rd January 2016
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Finding a home and growing up in faith
Anna
27th December 2015
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What are you afraid of?
James
25th December 2015
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Mid night Service- Are you ready for Jesus?
John
24th December 2015
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Holding the baby
James
24th December 2015
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Nine Lessons and Carol
James
24th December 2015


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The Darker Side of Christmas
James and John
20th December 2015
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Luke 3:7-18 - Accepting and all about Hope
Anna
13th December 2015 2015
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Luke 3:1-6 - Preparing the way
James
6th December 2015 2015
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Christingle - We should be happy
John
29th Nov 2015
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John 18:33-37 - Jesus is intervied by Herod
James
22nd Nov 2015
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Mark 13:1-8 - Three key points in any discusion about the bible - A question - An answer - A parable
John
15th Nov 2015
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Bible Sunday - Reading the bible is a bit like stately home
James
25th Oct 2015
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Should we be like James and John
John
18th Oct 2015
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My security badge
James
13th Sept 2015
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Do More
James
30th Aug 2015
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Choices - we have so many
John
23rd Aug 2015
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We need to know how to talk to God James
16th Aug 2015
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Who is argueing here?
John
9th Aug 2015
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Mark 6:30-34,53 to end. WE need time of quiet and to refresh ourselves
Anna
19th July 2015
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Mark 6:14-29 Am I a good example or am I weak,wicked,wayward,wasted
James
12th July 2015
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We get excited and like to tell everyone about it -let's get excited about Jesus
John
5th July 2015
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Are you embarising? It stops us being the people God wants us to be
James
21st June 2015
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We are afraid and we are fearful. Jesus is fearless and drives out fear
James
21st June 2015
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How little things can make a big change.
James
14th June 2015
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We are always hiding from God. God is not hidden from us
James
7th June 2015
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Celebration for all IT'S PENTECOST
James
24th May 2015
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Are you prepared when Christ comes into your life
James
17th May 2015
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Jesus does not come in our house,we come in his - John 15
James
10th May 2015
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The Good Shepherd
James
26th April 2015
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The vision for Coley
James
19th April 2015
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12th April 2015 James (We are burdened with chains and how to be released)

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3rd April 2015 James (Reflection on the Cross)
29th March 2015 James (Jesus's timing is perfect ours is not)
16th March 2015 James (Lent - Toolbox- Friends and friendship
9th March 2015 James (Lent - Toolbox - Finding God- practical guide to Prayer)
8th March 2015 James (Jesus changes the world)
2nd March 2015 Sandy & James (Lent Toolbox - Giving oneself)
1st March 2015 James (Family Service - "Who is your Super hero")
1st March 2015 James (To follow Jesus we must say YES)
22nd February 2015 James(Three big things to put in your life -- God - Trust - Message)
18th February 2015 James (Ash Wednesday - Grace and Sin)
8th February 2015 James (Putting structure into language - John setting the scene for his gospel)
1st February 2015 James (The 'B' Virus -Busyness, Boredom, Brokeness)
25th January 2015 James (Saul's conversion, why was it spectacular and ours was not?)
18th January 2015 James (Evangelism is not complicated, we find it,share it and all benefit)
11th January 2015 James (Sharing God's News - Jesus is one of us)
4th January 2015 James (Celebrating the arrival of the Wise Men)
18th January 2015 James (Evangelism is not complicated, we find it,share it and all benefit)
24th December 2013 James (Midnight service)
28th December 2014 James (Holy Innocent)
25th December 2014 James (The Christmas Story - Can it make you grumpy?)
25th December 2014 James (Midnight Service - Has your Christmas been ruined?)
24th December 2014 James - (Nine Lessons and Carols - began in the First World War)
22nd December James - (The Darker side of Christmas- the alernative carol service)
21st December 2014 James and Young Church (The account of Jesus born in a stable)
14th December 2014 James (Mary highl favoured, special and chosen by God)
7th December 2014 James (Let us share as the Gospel tells us)
23rd November 2014 - James (Are you a sheep or a goat?)
16th November 2014 -James ( How should we wait? HOPEFULLY)
16th November 2014 James (Do we accept God's gift of talents to us?)
9th November 2014 James (Remembering)
2nd November 2014 James (We are all saints in the eyes of God)
26th October 2014 James (Bible Sunday - What do you use your bible for?)
19th October 2014 James (What would you ask Jesus and what would you answer if Jesus asked you?)
12th October 2014 James (Idolatry is at the heart of the church)
5th October 2014 James (Knowing the TEN Commandments)
28th September 2014 - James (Let God work in you)
21st September 2014 - Jassy (Love in chains)
21st September 2014 - James (It's not fair)
14th September 2014 - James (The most famous love story in the world)
31st August 2014 - James (Jesus, what ever we say we might follow)
24th August - Mark (The grace of humility)
17th Aug 2014 - James (Everyone is famous because Jesus died for us)
10th Aug 2014 - Jill (We are all in it together)
20th July - James (Do we really matter and how important are you?)
13th July 2014 - James (Miss-hearing what Jesus said)
29th June 2014 - James (Why the God's are not angry)
22nd June 2014 - James (Who's driving me)
15th June 2014 - James (Trinity Sunday - Jesus is in charge)
8th June 2014 - James (Pentecost - Holy Spirit)
18th May 2014 - James (Noah Part 2)
13th May 2014 - Gasper (Evangelism Mara Style)
11th May 2014 - James (Noah Part 1)
4th May 2014 - James (On the road to Emmaus)
27th April 2014 - James (Report and vision of James)
20th April 2014 - James (Easter)
13th April 2014 - James (Easter Carols and Readings)
13th April 2014 - James (Who's in charge here?)
10th April 2014 - James (What things make one Christian better than the other)
2nd April 2014 - James (Prophesy)
30th March 2014 - James (Cloth yourselves with Compassion and Kindness)
23rd March 2014 - James (Open to change)
12th March 2014 - James (Lent 1 Healing)
Ash Wednesday 5th March 2014 - James (Be honest and open with God)
-- 2nd March 2014 - James (God wants a conversation with you)
16th February 2014 - James (Life or Death)
9th February 2014 - James (Grave verses Law) 2nd February 2014 - James (Welcome to baptism families of 2013)
12th January 2014 - James (Evangelism)
12th January 2014 - James (Are you ready for change)
25th December 2013 - James (Presents)
15th December 2013 - James (What makes you wobble)
13th October 2013 - James (Doing what God wants)
30th June 2013 - James (Jesus is not cuddly)
11th March 2013 - Bishop Tony (Confirmation Service)