Sermon for Epiphany

Preached by the Reverend Trevor Jamison at Saint Columba’s United Reformed Church, North Shields, January 2nd 2022 Isaiah 60:1-6; Matthew 2:1-12 In the time of King Herod, after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, wise men [magi] from the east came to Jerusalem, asking, ‘Where is the child who has been born king of […]

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Sermon: Seeing is Believing

Christmas Day 2021 Reflection At Saint Columba’s United Reformed Church By the Reverend Trevor Jamison Luke 2:15 ‘When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, Let us go now into Bethlehem and see this thing that has taken place.’ They say that seeing is believing, but I […]

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Sermon: Good News of Great Joy

Christmas Eve Carol Service Reflection 2021 at Saint Columba’s United Reformed Church North Shields, by the Reverend Trevor Jamison Luke 2:10 ‘Do not be afraid: for see, I am bringing you good news of great joy for all the people.’ ‘Good news’: well, we could all do with some of that. Omicron might not strike […]

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Sermon: Sisters are Singing it for Themselves

Luke 1: 39-55 A sermon preached by the Trevor Jamison at Saint Andrew’s United Reformed Church, Monkseaton, September 19th 2021   And Mary said, ‘My soul magnifies the Lord, And my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour.’ (1:46-47) Mary ‘said’, but we treat these words as the opening of a song, the Magnificat. In many […]

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Sermon: Remembrance

A sermon preached  by the Reverend Trevor Jamison 5th December 2021 at St Columba’s URC, North Shields. In remembrance of those associated with the congregation who have died in the previous twelve months. Philippians 1:3-11 When the Apostle Paul wrote his Letter to the Philippians he was separated from people that he loved. They were […]

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