Latest Recorded Talks

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These are our most recent Sunday talks. The recent talks on 1 Peter are at "Talks on 1 Peter", talks on Luke are at "Talks on Luke's Gospel", and talks on Isaiah are at "Talks on Isaiah".  The 2016 series on Philippians is at "Talks on Philippians". Previous talks not in those series are available on the Recorded Earlier page. You can download older files, back to 2011, from the Sermon Archive. For some of our favourites from all these collections, see the panel at the lower right of this page. 

1 Peter 3:8-22 – How to inherit a blessing

People say Christianity doesn't work.  But Peter is not idealistic; he is giving us a practical way to live.  (Erik Pattison, 18 November 2018. This is a longer recording including Q&A at the end)

1 Peter 3:1-9 – Free submission

We are set free by learning to submit.  Peter's command to wives fits with what he has been saying to everyone about Christian living.  His demand on husbands is not easy either, but it is essential.  (Erik Pattison, 11 November 2018. This recording includes Q&A at the end)

1 Peter 2:24-25 – He carried our sins in his body

How does this connect to the way we live, and why does Peter add "By his stripes you are healed"?  (Neville Reid, 4 November 2018)

1 Peter 2:18–23 – Suffering unfairly

Suffering finds us all, and there is usually no fairness about it.  How does Peter start telling us to respond?  (Neville Reid, 28 October 2018)

1 Peter 2:11-17 – Show proper respect to everyone

Peter urges us to live undeniably good lives.  Being obedient citizens is just part of a wider pattern.  (Neville Reid, 21 October 2018)

1 Peter 2:1-12 – Destiny and calling

Peter says some people are destined to reject Christ, others called into God's chosen people.  What makes the difference between these destinies?  (Erik Pattison, 14 October 2018)

1 Peter 2:1-12 – The House of the Spirit

"Living stones" is a strange image, apparently contradictory.  Why does Peter use this idea to describe both Christ and his people?  (Erik Pattison, 7 October 2018.  Please bear with background noise from the children in the first 12 minutes of this recording.)

Talks on Luke

See the separate page for our recent series on Luke's Gospel.

 

Talks on Isaiah

See the separate page for recordings on Isaiah, including Erik's recent series of five talks at South Park Chapel.