Articles and sermons

Elders’ conference, 2016

Elders’ conference, 2015

Elders’ conference, 2014

London Presbyterian Conference, 2012

ordination of Kevin Bidwell, 2011

ministers’ conference, 2011

ministers’ conference, 2010

presbytery address, March 2010

ministers’ conference, 2009

presbytery conference, 2006


The Hand That Fills The Cradle – Autumn 2004

1 Samuel 1 – Hannah’s problem began to make sense the day she went into the presence of the Lord and poured the whole matter out before him. She didn’t get the solution, she just learned to trust God… >More

As for Me and My House – Spring 2004

Joshua 24:14 & 15 – A sermon about covenant renewal – a renewal of our vows to God and a challenge about being faithful in serving the Lord. The chapter is about serving the Lord. We have the privilege of bringing up our children to serve the Lord as well as serving him ourselves individually… >More

Wars and Heroes of War – Spring 2003

Christians have to face some general questions regarding war. How shall we, as Christians, view war? How shall we, as Christians, view those who wage war – the military and the politicians who direct the military? – This old sermon by our Clerk is still a timely subject. >More


The Bible and Children

Many of us made vows before the Lord that we would raise our children in the fear and admonition of the Lord. Yet our children still seem Biblically illiterate and ignorant of the things we think they will just pick up. How can we be pro-active in assisting our children to know our wonderful God through knowing his Word? >More


Marian Martyr: John Rogers (c. 1500-1555) – Spring 2005

The year 2005 marks the 450th anniversary of the beginning of a time that is a blot on the pages of English history. – Mary Tudor (often referred to as ‘Bloody Mary’) came to the throne with a determination to undo all the progress in the Protestant Reformation that was made under the reign of her half-brother Edward VI… and nearly 300 protestant believers were killed. >More

Howell Harris (1714 -1773) – Autumn 2004

The story of Welsh Presbyterianism begins in the year 1735 with the conversion of two men, Daniel Rowland and Howell Harris. In this article we trace the conversion of Howell Harris and his early ministry. >More

Robert Moffat (1795-1883) – Autumn 2003

“I have seen, at different times, the smoke of a thousand villages – villages whose people are without Christ, without God, and without hope in this world. Oh, that I had a thousand lives, and a thousand bodies! All of them should be devoted to no other employment but to preach Christ to these degraded, despised, yet beloved mortals,” Robert Moffat, Missionary to Africa. >More