Sermons

You will find below the opportunity to listen to the sermons that have been given at both Holy Trinity , Lickey and St. Catherine’s, Blackwell.  Look through the list to select the one you want to listen to then click on the headphones icon to the left.  A new page will open on your computer and you will hear the recording.  You may need to adjust your volume level.  Enjoy!

This page has been reconfigured during the Coronavirus lockdown of 2020.  Sermons prior to that time can be obtained by contacting the webmaster

 

“Are you Ready?” by Sheri Gidney

Isaiah 2: 1 – 5, Matt 24: 36 – 44

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 27th November 2022

 

 

 

 

“Christ the King” by Maggie Forknell

Coll 1: 1 – 11, Luke 23: 33 – 43

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 20th November 2022

 

 

 

 

“Resurrection” by Roger Jones

Job 19: 23 – 27, Luke 20: 27 – 38

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 6th November 2022

 

 

 

 

“The Beatitudes” by Roger Jones

Daniel 7: 1 – 3, 15 – 18, Luke 6: 20 -31

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 30th October 2022

 

 

 

 

“The Blessings” by Claire Turner

Daniel 7: 1 – 3, 15 – 18, Luke 6: 20 -31

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 30th October 2022

 

 

 

 

“Pharisee v Tax Collector” by Ian Morrey

2 Tim 4: 6 – 8 & 16 – 18, Luke 18: 9 – 14

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 23rd October 2022

 

 

 

 

“Tax Collector” by Angela Bevan

2 Tim 4: 6 – 8 & 16 – 18, Luke 18: 9 – 14

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 23rdOctober 2022

 

 

 

 

“Leprosy Healed” by Roger Jones

2 Tim 2: 8 – 15. Luke 17: 11 – 19

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 9th October 2022

 

 

 

 

“Faith” by Maggie Forknell

2Tim 1: 1 -14, Luke 17: 1 – 10

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 2nd October 2022

 

 

 

 

“Bread of Life” by Angela Bevan

John 6: 25 – 35

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 18th September 2022

 

 

 

“Philemon” by Dave Gidney

Philemon: 1 – 21

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 4th September 2022

 

 

 

 

“Cost of Discipleship” by Maggie Forknell

Luke 14: 25 – 33

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 4th September 2022

 

 

 

 

“God’s Grace” by Roger Jones.  Part 4 of series from Jonah

Jonah 4

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 28th August 2022

 

 

 

“X Certificate” by Ian Morrey. Part 4 of series from Jonah

Jonah 4

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 28th August 2022

 

 

 

“Prophecy” by Sheri Gidney. Part 3 of Series from Jonah

Jonah 3

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 21st August 2022

 

 

 

“Inside the Fish” by Sheri Gidney. Part 2 of Series from Jonah.

Jonah 2

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“Running Away” by Dave Gidney. Part 1 of Series from Jonah

Jonah 1

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 7th August 2022

 

 

 

“Overboard” by Maggie Forknell.  Part 1 of Series from Jonah

Jonah 1

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 7th August 2022

 

 

 

“Life with Jesus” by Roger Jones

Colossians 3: 1 – 11, Luke 12: 13 -21

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 31st July 2022

 

 

 

 

“The Lord’s Prayer” by Dave Gidney

Colossians 2: 6 – 15, Luke 11: 1 – 13

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 24th July 2022

 

 

 

 

“Mary & Martha” by Maggie Forknell

Colossians 15 – 28, Luke 10: 38 – end

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 17th July 2022

Please Note:  There is a slight pause in the middle of the recording.

 

 

 

“Heaven 3. Pentecost – Why it matters!” by Sheri Gidney

Acts 2:1 -21, John 29:19 – 23

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 10th July 2022

 

 

 

“The Ascension – ver 2.2” by Archdeacon Jenny

Acts 1: 1 – 11, John 14: 1 – 6

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 3rd July 2022

 

 

 

“Heaven 2. Ascension – Why it matters!” by Roger Jones.

Acts 1: 1 – 11, John 14: 1 – 6

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 3rd July 2022

 

 

“Pentecost” by Ian Morrey

Acts 2: 1 – 21, John 14: 8 – 17

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 5 June 2022

 

 

 

 

“The unnamed man” by Sheri Gidney

John 5: 1 – 9, Acts 16: 9 -15

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 22nd May 2022

 

 

 

 

“Paul’s Conversion” by Dave Gidney

Acts 9: 1 – 6

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 1st May 2022

 

 

 

 

“Persistence, Passion, Purpose” by Angela Bevan

Acts 9: 1 – 6, John 21: 1 – 19

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 1 May 2022

 

 

 

 

“Easter” by Ian Morrey

Luke 24: 1 – 12

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 17th April 2022

 

 

 

 

“Thomas” by Sheri Gidney

Ps 118: 1 – 2, 19 – end, Luke 19:28 – 40

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 10th April 2022

 

 

 

 

“Extravagence” by Angela Bevan

Isa 43: 16 – 21, John 12: 1 – 8

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday3 April 2022

 

 

 

 

“Invite to Salvation” by Maggie Forknell

Isaiah 55: 1 – 9, Luke 13: 1 – 9

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 20th March 2022

 

 

 

“Temptations” by Angela Bevan

Deut 26: 1 – 11, Luke 4: 1 -13

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 6th March 2022

 

 

 

 

Part 3 of sermon series “Confirmation before Communion” by Sheri Gidney

Psalm 8, Mark 10: 13 – 16

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 27th February 2022

 

 

 

“Bolivia” by Bishop Maurice Sinclair

Philippians 1: 1-11, Luke 8: 22 -25

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 20th February 2022

 

 

 

 

Part 2 of sermon series “Confirmation before Communion” by Sheri Gidney

Deut 6:1 – 9, Cor 11: 17 -33

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 13th February 2022

 

 

 

“Why Communion?” – Part 1 of sermon series “Confirmation before Communion” by Sheri Gidney

Ex 12: 3 – 13, 21 -27, John 6: 1 – 14

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 6th February 2022

 

 

“Presentation” by Maggie Forknell

Malachi 3:1 – 5, Luke 2: 22 – 40

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 30th January 2022

 

 

 

 

“Great Days” by Dave Gidney

Neh 8: 1 – 10, Luke 4:14 – 21

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 23rd January 2022

 

 

 

 

“Water into Wine” by Maggie Forknell

Isaiah 62: 1 – 5, John 2: 1 – 11

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 16th January 2022

 

 

 

 

“Jesus Baptism” by Roger Jones

Acts 8: 14 – 17, Luke 3: 15 – 17, 21 – 22

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 9th January 2022

 

 

 

 

“The Star!” by Tara Morrey

Isa 60: 1 – 9, Matt 2: 1 – 12

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 2nd January 2022

 

 

 

“In the Manger” by Ian Morrey

Luke 2: 1 – 20

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 25th Dec 2021

 

 

 

 

“Bethlehem” by Maggie Forknell

Micah 5: 2 – 5a, Luke 1: 39 – 45

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 19th Dec 2021

 

 

 

 

“Calling” by Maggie Forknell

Malachi 3: 1 – 4, Luke 3: 1 – 6

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 5th Dec 2021

 

 

 

 

“Advent” by Roger Jones

 

 

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 28th Nov 2021

 

 

 

“Endings & Beginnings” by Maggie Forknell

Rev 1: 4b – 8, John 18: 33 – 37

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 21st Nov 2021

 

 

 

 

“Messenger of the Gospel” – Part 6 of Fruitfulness on the Frontline – by Sheri Gidney

1 Peter 3: 13 – 16, Matt 28: 18 – 20

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 7th Nov 2021

 

 

 

“Mouthpiece for Truth & Justice” – Part 5 of Fruitfulness on the Frontline – by Sheri Gidney

2 Sam 12: 1 – 15, Luke 4: 16 – 20

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 31st Oct 2021

 

 

 

“Moulding Culture” – Part 4 of Fruitfulness on the Frontline – by Maggie Forknell

Daniel 1, Matthew 5: 13 – 15

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 24th Oct 2021

 

 

 

“Safeguarding” by Maggie Forknell

 

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 17th Oct 2021

 

 

 

 

“Harvest Festival – 3 “P’s” by Maggie Forknell

1 Tim 2: 6 – 10, Matt 6: 25 – 33

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 10th Oct 2021

 

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“Making Good Work” – Part 3 of Fruitfulness on the Frontline

Genesis 1, Luke 19: 11 – 26

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 3rd Oct 2021

 

 

 

“Ministering Grace & Love” – Part 2 of Fruitfulness on the Frontline

2 Kings 5: 1 – 4, Luke 10: 25 – 37

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 26th Sept 2021

 

 

 

“Modelling Godly Character” – Part 1 of

Fruitfulness on the Frontline

Galatians 5: 13 – 26, Matt 5: 13 -16

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 19th Sep 2021

 

 

 

“Fruitfulness on the Frontline – Intro”

Colossians 1: 15 – 20, John 15: 1 -17

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 12th Sept 2021

 

 

 

 

“Prayer” by Tara Morrey.  Part 5 of a series “Holy Habits”.

Psalm 43.  Luke 11: 1 – 13

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 29th Aug 2021

 

 

 

“Making more Disciples” by Sheri Gidney.  Part 4 of a series “Holy Habits”

Acts 17: 16 – 34, Matt 28: 16 – 20

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 22nd Aug 2021

 

 

“Biblical Teaching” by Maggie Forknell.  Part 2 of a series “Holy Habits”

Luke 24: 13 – 35, 2 Tim 3: 14 – 17

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 8th Aug 2021

 

 

“Worship” by Roger Jones. Part 1 of a series “Holy Habits”

Psalm 8, Matt 15: 1 – 20

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 1st Aug 2021

 

 

 

“Clay Jars” by Angela Bevan

2 Cor 4: 7 – 15, Matt 20: 20 – 28

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 25th July 2021

 

 

 

 

“Birmingham City Mission by Wes Erpen

Matt 25: 31 – 46, 1 Cor 13

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church on Sunday 18th July 2021

 

 

 

 

“Climate Sunday” by Douglas Allenby

Gen 1 : 1 – 2:3, Matt 6: 25 – 30

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 11th July 2021

 

 

 

 

“The Stuff of Legends” by Tara Morrey

2 Corinthians 12: 2 – 10, Mark 6: 1 – 13

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 27th June 2021

 

 

 

 

“How do seeds grow? by Tara Morrey

(2 Corinthians 5: 6 – 17), Mark 4: 26 – 34

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 13th June 2021

 

 

 

 

“Nicodemus” by Maggie Forknell

Isaiah 6: 1 – 8,  John 3: 1 – 17

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on 30th May 2021

 

 

 

 

“Pentecost” by Roger Jones

Acts 2: 1 – 21.  John 15: 26 – 27, 16: 4b – 15

Recorded from online service 23rd May 2021

 

 

 

 

“The Ascension of Jesus” by Briony Seymour

Acts 1: 15 – 17, 21 – end.  John 17: 6 – 19

Recorded from online service 16th May 2021

 

 

 

 

“No Longer Slaves” by Chris Seymour

Acts 10: 44 – end, John 15: 9 – 17

Recorded from online service 9th May 2021

 

 

 

 

“The True Vine” by Maggie Forknell

Acts 8: 26 – end, John 15: 1 – 8

Recorded from online service 2nd May 2021

 

 

 

 

“The Good Shepherd” by Briony Seymour

Acts 4: 5 – 12, John 10: 11 – 18

Recorded from online service 25th April 2021

 

 

 

 

“Peace be with you” by Roger Jones

Acts 3: 12 – 19, Luke 24: 36b – 48

Recorded from online service 18th April 2021

 

 

 

 

“Easter Sunday” by Maggie Forknell

Acts 10: 34 – 43, John 20: 1 – 18

Recorded from online service 4th April 2021

 

 

 

 

“Palm Sunday” by Chris Seymour

Psalm 118: 1 – 2, 19 – end, Mark 11: 1 – 11

Recorded from online service 28th March 2021

 

 

 

 

“The Time has Come” by The Venerable Jenny Tomlinson

Jeremiah 31: 31 – 34, John 12: 20 – 33

Recorded from online service 21st March 2021

 

 

 

“Mothering Sunday” by Maggie Forknell

John 19: 25b – 27. Exodus 20: 1 – 17

Recorded from online service 14th March 2021

 

 

 

 

“An Angry Jesus?” by Briony Seymour

John 2: 13 – 22

Recorded from online service 7th March 2021

 

 

 

 

 

“Who do you say…?” by Maggie Forknell

Mark 8: 31 – end

Recorded from online service 28th February 2021

 

 

 

 

“Temptation of Jesus” by Chris Seymour

Mark 1: 9 – 15

Recorded from online service 21st February 2021

 

 

 

 

“Presentation of Jesus” by Chris Seymour

Malachi 3: 1 – 5, Luke 2: 22 – 40

Recorded from online service 31st January 2021

 

 

 

 

“The first miracle” by Briony Seymour

John2: 1 -11

Recorded from online service 24th January 2021

 

 

 

 

“When all is Stripped Away” by Maggie Forknell

Isaiah 9: 2 – 7, Luke 1: 1 -20

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Christmas Eve December 2020

 

 

“Comfort & Joy” by Maggie Forknell

Zephaniah 3: 14 – 18, Luke 1: 39 – 56

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 21st December 2020

 

 

 

 

“Courageous Teenagers” by Sheri Gidney

Luke 1: 26 – 38

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church, Blackwell on Sunday 20th December 2020

 

 

“Upside down world?” by Ian Morrey

Matthew 5: 1 -12, 1 John 1: 1 – 3

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church, Blackwell on Sunday 1st November 2020

 

 

 

“Through the Fog” by tara Morrey. Part 7 of series in James

Recorded at home for Sunday 25th October 2020

 

 

 

 

“Wisdom from God” by Angela Bevan.  Part 6 of Series in James

James 3:13 – 18

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 18th October 2020

 

 

 

“Taming the Tongue” by Maggie Forknell.  Part 5 of Series in James

James 3: 1 – 12

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church, Blackwell on Sunday 11th October 2020

 

 

 

“Words & Deeds” by Ian Morrey. Part 4 of Series in James

James 2: 14 – 26, Matthew 21: 33 – end

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 4th October 2020

 

 

 

“Do I Really Believe?” by Tara Morrey. Part 3 of Series in James

James 2: 1 – 13, Matthew 21: 23 – 32

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 27th September 2020

 

 

 

“Hearing & Doing” by Maggie Forknell. Part 2 of Series in James

James 1: 19 – 27, Matthew 20:1 – 16

Recorded at St Catherine’s Church, Blackwell on Sunday 20th September 2020

 

 

“Inside Out” by Tara Morrey Part 1 of Series in James

James 1: 1 – 18, Matthew 18: 21 – 35

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 13th September 2020

 

 

 

“Am I Passover ready?” by Ian Morrey

Exodus 12:1 – 14, Romans 13: 8 – end, Matt 18: 15 -20

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 6th September 2020

 

 

 

“Get Thee Behind Me!” by Maggie Forknell

Exodus 3: 1 – 15, Rom 12: 9 – end, Matt 16: 21 – end

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 30th August 2020

 

 

 

 

“Hero” by Maggie Forknell

Gen 45: 1 – 15, Rom 11: 1 -2 & 29 -32, Matt 15: 21 – 28

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 16th August 2020

 

 

 

 

“Faith” by Maggie Forknell

Gen 37: 1 – 4, Romans 10: 5 15, Matt 14: 22 -33

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 9th August 2020

 

 

 

“Either..Or..” by Tara Morrey

Gen 32: 22 – 31, Romans 9: 1 – 5, Matt 14 13 – 21

 

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 2nd August 2020

 

“The Kingdom of Heaven” by Maggie Forknell

Gen 29: 15 – 28, Rom 8: 26 – end, Matt 13: 31 – 33, 36 – 43

 

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 26th July 2020

 

 

“Opportunity Knocks” by Ian Morrey

Gen 28: 10 – 19a, Rom 8: 12 – 25, Matt 13 24 – 30, 36 -43

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 19th July 2020

 

 

 

Communion Service Part 1 (Up to the Bible Readings)

 

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 19th July 2020

 

 

 

Communion Service Part 3 (After the sermon and including the Sacrament)

 

Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Lickey on Sunday 19th July 2020

 

 

 

We Believe in the Atonement by Maggie Forknell

 

Recorded 25th November 2018