Holy Trinity Anglican Church

Sermons and Reflections

Idolatry in the Kingdom – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church 18 OCT 2020

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Idolatry in the Kingdom

LESSONS:

First Lesson Malachi 3:6-12

Psalm Psalm 96

Second Lesson 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10

Gospel Matthew 22:15-22

COLLECT: Set us free, loving Father, from the bondage of our sins, and in your goodness and mercy give us the liberty of that abundant life which you have made known to us in our Savior Jesus Christ; who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Watch the entire service at https://youtu.be/o9b_hYMdCGw

Feasting in the Kingdom – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church 11 OCT 2020

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LESSONS:

First Lesson Isaiah 25:1-9

Psalm Psalm 23

Second Lesson Philippians 4:4-13

Gospel Matthew 22:1-14

COLLECT: O God, our refuge and strength, true source of all godliness: Graciously hear the devout prayers of your Church, and grant that those things which we ask faithfully, we may obtain effectually; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Watch the entire service on our You Tube channel at https://youtu.be/wzD6LyZafQc

A Call to Justice in the Kingdom – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church 4 OCT 2020

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – A Call to Justice in the Kingdom

LESSONS:

First Lesson Isaiah 5:1-7

Psalm Psalm 80:7-19

Second Lesson Philippians 3:14-21

Gospel Matthew 21:33-44

COLLECT: Keep, O Lord, your household the Church in continual godliness, that through your protection it may be free from all adversities, and devoutly serve you in good works, to the glory of your Name; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Watch the entire service at https://youtu.be/nskbMwf_iq8

Turning to the Kingdom – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church 27 SEP 2020

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Turning to the Kingdom

LESSONS:

First Lesson Ezekiel 18:1-4,25-32

Psalm Psalm 25:1-14

Second Lesson Philippians 2:1-13

Gospel Matthew 21:28-32

COLLECT: O merciful Lord, grant to your faithful people pardon and peace, that we may be cleansed from all our sins and serve you with a quiet mind; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

See the entire worship service at https://youtu.be/CaBl-NxK_Ik

The First and Last Together – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church 20 SEP 2020

Listen to Fr Rob’s Sermon – The First and Last Together

LESSONS:

First Lesson Jonah 3:10-4:11

Psalm Psalm 145:14-21

Second Lesson Philippians 1:21-27

Gospel Matthew 20:1-16

COLLECT: O Lord, you have taught us that without love, all our deeds are worth nothing: Send your Holy Spirit and pour into our hearts that most excellent gift of charity, the true bond of peace and of all virtues, without which whoever lives is counted dead before you; grant this for the sake of your Son Jesus Christ, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

Watch the entire service on our YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/QO-uQ0ykh4Y

The Burden of Grace – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church 13 SEP 2020

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – The Burden of Grace

LESSONS:

First Lesson Ecclesiasticus 27:30-28:7

Psalm Psalm 103:1-14

Second Lesson Romans 14:5-12

Gospel Matthew 18:21-35

COLLECT: O God, because without you we are not able to please you, mercifully grant that your Holy Spirit may in all things direct and rule our hearts; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Watch the full service on our YouTube channel at https://youtu.be/AcxTGr4Vvvw

Cultivating Peace in the Family of God – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church 6 SEP 2020

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Cultivating Peace in the Family of God

LESSONS:

First Lesson Ezekiel 33:1-11

Psalm Psalm 119:33-48

Second Lesson Romans 12:9-21

Gospel Matthew 18:15-20

COLLECT: O Lord God, grant your people grace to withstand the temptations of the world, the flesh, and the devil, and with pure hearts and minds to follow you, the only God; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Watch/listen to the entire service at https://youtu.be/ts7mWhAjRg0 (Note that due to technical difficulties, the video displays only the Holy Trinity logo for most of the video, but the audio is present)

Cornerstone or Stumbling Block? Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church 30 AUG 2020

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Cornerstone or Stumbling Block?

LESSONS:

First Lesson Jeremiah 15:15-21

Psalm Psalm 26

Second Lesson Romans 12:1-8

Gospel Matthew 16:21-27

COLLECT: O Lord, we pray that your grace may always precede and follow after us, that we may continually be given to good works; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.  Amen.

Watch the entire service on our YouTube channel – https://youtu.be/NEvdVKwy_aQ

Who Do You Say This Is? Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church 23 AUG 2020

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Who Do You Say This Is?

LESSONS:

First Lesson Isaiah 51:1-6 

Psalm Psalm 138

Second Lesson Romans 11:25-36

Gospel Matthew 16:13-20

COLLECT: Let your continual mercy, O Lord, cleanse and defend your Church; and, because it cannot continue in safety without your help, protect and govern it always by your goodness; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.  Amen.

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The Good News is for Everyone – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church 16 AUG 2020

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – The Good News is for Everyone

LESSONS:

First Lesson Isaiah 56:1-8 

Psalm Psalm 67

Second Lesson Romans 11:13-24

Gospel Matthew 15:21-28

COLLECT: Keep your Church, O Lord, by your perpetual mercy; and because without you the frailty of our nature causes us to fall, keep us from all things hurtful, and lead us to all things profitable for our salvation; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.  Amen.

Watch the entire service on our YouTube channel at https://youtu.be/mNXQKv1X7Mc