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Sermons by Rev Richard England

Isaiah Predicted Peace on Earth

Reading: Isaiah 9:1 – 7 This mornings talk was part of an All Age, with baptism, service and our young people were still with us. Questions for discussion: What struck you about what you heard? Was there anything you didn’t understand or agree with? ‘Humanity has a tendency to multiply conflict.’ Do you think this…

Babel

Reading: Genesis 11 v 1 – 9 Questions for study: What struck you about what you heard? Was there anything you didn’t understand or agree with? Genesis 10-11 deal with the development of national identity and language. Do you think the chapters are broadly positive or negative about the origins of nations and national identity?…

Noah: Starting Over

Reading: Genesis ch 6 v 9 – 22 This short talk was part of our All-Age service. Questions for group study: What struck you about what you heard? Was there anything you didn’t understand or agree with? Many of us heard Noah’s story as children. Has your view of the story changed over time? If…

The Origin of Violence

Reading: Genesis 4:1-16 Study Group Questions  What struck you about what you heard? Was there anything you didn’t understand or agree with? What were the consequences of Cain’s murder of Abel? Do you think violence still causes these consequences today? Jesus’ blood ‘speaks a better word’ than Abel’s (Heb 12:24). What might that mean for…