Sermon for Palm Sunday

A Palm Sunday Sermon preached by the Reverend Trevor Jamison, Saint Columba’s United Reformed Church, North Shields, 21st March 2021 (Mark 11:1-11, 15-18) So, there’s only one more week to go until Easter Sunday, but what a week. Before we get to Easter Sunday all of the following happen: Jesus shares his last meal with […]

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Sermon: Jesus has a Spiritual Clearout

Jesus Has a Spiritual Clear Out A sermon preached by the reverend Trevor Jamison for Saint Columba’s United Reformed Church, North Shields, March 7th 2021 Exodus 20:1-17; John 2:13-22 What got Jesus so exercised by livestock sales and currency exchange? We’re told that, ‘making a whip of cords, he drove all of them out of […]

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Sermon: Get Behind Me!

A sermon preached by the Reverend Trevor Jamison for Saint Columba’s United Reformed Church, North Shields, February 28th 2021 Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16; Mark 8:31-38 ‘Get behind me, Satan!’ (8:33) That’s what Jesus says to Peter, when Peter tries to tell Jesus what he should be doing, rather than the other way around. This was so […]

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Sermon: God, Creation and Us

A sermon preached by the Reverend Trevor Jamison at St Columba’s-by-the-Castle Scottish Episcopal Church, Edinburgh, February 18th 2018 Genesis 9:8-17; Mark 1:9-15; 1 Peter 3:18-22 Prayer O God of our salvation, Just as the bow in the clouds proclaims your covenant with every living creature, may this sermon speak of your love for all the […]

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Sermon: Why it’s Good to be All Things to All People

A sermon preached by the Reverend Trevor Jamison for Saint Columba’s United Reformed Church, North Shields, February 7th 2021. 1 Corinthians9:16-23 These days, if you describe someone as trying to be all things to all people, you are not paying them a compliment. At best, you are describing them as indecisive; not wanting to upset […]

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