The following sermons from the Guild Church of St Benet, Paul's Wharf, are given by Aneirin Glyn (unless otherwise indicated). The audio links are added as the recordings become available, usually within a few days of the date on which the talk was given.

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Sermons 1st January to 16th April 2017

Date

Passage

Title

1 January

 Matthew 2:13-23

Fulfilling the Scriptures

8 January

Matthew 3:1-12

Preparing the way

15 January

Matthew 3:13-17

Fulfilling all righteousness

22 January

Matthew 4:1-11

Resisting temptation

29 January

Matthew 4:12-17

Reaching the nations

5 February

Matthew 4:18-25

Proclaiming the kingdom

12 February

Romans 3:9-20

None is righteous (Speaker: Geoff Silk)

19 February

Romans 3:21-26

God’s righteousness revealed (Speaker: Tim Sheppard)

26 February

Romans 3:27-4:8

Counted as righteousness (Speaker: Phil Hudson)

26 February

Matthew 20:29-34

St David’s Service

5 March

Romans 4:9-16

The righteousness of faith (Speaker: Jason Barrington)

12 March

Romans 4:16-25

Raised for our justification (Speaker: Jason Barrington)

19 March

John 20:1-10

The cloths and the empty tomb

26 March

John 20:11-18

The angels and the ascending gardener

2 April

John 20:19-23

The disciples and the Holy Spirit

9 April

tbc

(Speaker: Andy Jelfs)

16 April

John 20:24-31

Easter Service


Sermons 27th November - 18th December 2016

Date

Passage

Title

27 November

Luke 9:18-36

They saw his glory (Speaker: Rob Scott)

4 December

Matthew 1:1-17

The family tree (Speaker: Phil Hudson)

11 December

Matthew 1:18-25

The virgin birth (Speaker: Phil Hudson)

11 December

Hebrews 2:14-15

Afternoon Carols

13 December

John 1:14

Evening Carols

18 December

Matthew 2:1-12

The rising star (Speaker: Phil Hudson)


Sermons 4th September - 20th November 2016


Date

Passage

Title

4 September

2 Timothy 1:1-8

Do not be ashamed

11 September

2 Timothy 1:8-18

Guard the good deposit

18 September

Acts 17:22-31

Appointed by God
(Speaker: Wes Illingworth)

25 September

2 Timothy 2:1-7

Entrust to faithful men

25 September

Mark 12:41-44

Harvest Festival

2 October

1 Thess. 2:17-3:13

Standing fast in the Lord
(Speaker: Andy Jelfs)

9 October

2 Timothy 2:8-13

Remember Jesus Christ

16 October

2 Timothy 2:14-19

Present yourselves to God

23 October

2 Timothy 2:20-26

Pursue righteousness

30 October

2 Timothy 3:1-9

Understand the times

6 November

2 Timothy 3:10-17

Continue in what you have learned

13 November

2 Timothy 4:1-8

Preach the word

20 November

2 Timothy 4:9-22

Persevere in ministry


Sermons 3rd July - 28 August 2016


Date

Passage

Title

3 July

John 18:28-40

What is truth?

10 July

John 19:1-16

Hail, King of the Jews!

10 July

John 10:27-28

Patronal Festival

17 July

John 19:17-27

There they crucified him

24 July

Luke 14:12-24

The Great Banquet
(Speaker: Dan Hong)

31 July

Psalm 46

Our Refuge and Strength
(Speaker: Philip Brentford)

7 August

Ephesians 2:11-22

Brought near
(Speaker: Jason Barrington)

14 August

John 19:28-30

It is finished

21 August

John 19:31-37

Blood and water

28 August

John19:38-42

 From fear to courage


Sermons 3rd April - 26 June 2016


Date

Passage

Title

3 April

1 Peter 5:6-14

The true grace of God
(Speaker: Tim Sheppard)

10 April

John 15:18-16:4

The Spirit bears witness

17 April

John 16:5-15

The Spirit convicts

24 April

John 16:16-24

Sorrow and joy

1 May

Acts 2:22-41

Loosing the pangs of death
(Speaker: Rhodri Glyn)

8 May

John 16:25-33

Tribulation and peace

15 May

John 17:1-5

Giving eternal life

22 May

John 17:6-19

Giving words

29 May

John 17:20-26

Giving glory

5 June

Ephesians 2:1-10

The immeasurable riches of his grace
(Speaker: Phil Hudson)

12 June

John 18:1-14

“Shall I not drink the cup?”

19 June

John 18:15-27

I have spoken openly to the world

26 June

Matthew 6:19-34

Seek first the Kingdom
(Wes Illingsworth)


Sermons 3rd January - 27 March 2016


Date

Passage

Title

3 January

 Psalm 27

The one thing you want

(Speaker: Phil Hudson)

10 January

John 13:1-11

“He loved them to the end”


17 January

John 13:12-17

“A servant is not greater than his master”


24 January

John 13:18-30

One of you will betray me


31 January

John 13:31-38

A new commandment I give to you


7 February

John 14:1-6

“I go to prepare a place for you”


14 February

John 14:7-14

Whoever has seen me has seen the Father


21 February

Hebrews 3:14 - 4:1

Don't miss out on heaven!

(Speaker: Andy Jelfs)

28 February

John 14:15-24

I will not leave you as orphans


6 March

John 14:25-31

My peace I give to you


13 March

John 15:1-8

Abide in me, and I in you


20 March

John 15:9-17

Love one another as I have loved you


27 March

John 20:24-31

“I need proof”



Sermons 11th October - 20 December 2015


Date

Passage

Title

11 October

John 11:1-16

A fate worse than death


18 October

John 11:17-27

A cure for death

25 October

John 11:28-44

A temporary death

1 November

John 11:45-54

A substitutionary death

8 November

John 11:55-12:11

A valuable death

15 November

John 12:12-19

A predicted death

22 November

Luke 12:13-21

What is success?   (Speaker: Joe Pan)

29 November

John 12:20-26

A fruit-bearing death

6 December

John 12:27-36

A lifted-up death

13 December

John 12:37-43

Seeing Jesus’ glory

13 December

Matthew 1:18-25

Afternoon Carols

16 December

Matthew 2:2-12

Evening Carols

20 December

John 12:44-50

Hearing Jesus’ words



Sermons 13th September 2015 to 04 October 2015


Date

Passage

Title

13 September

Luke 10:25-42

The one thing necessary 
(Speaker: Chris Fishlock)

20 September

Psalm 84

A doorkeeper in God’s house 
(Speaker: Wes Illingsworth)

27 September

Mark 13:32-37

Jesus and the future

27 September

John 15:1-8

Harvest Festival

4 October

Mark 14:1-11

Jesus and money


Sermons 19th July 2015 to 6th September 2015

Date

Passage

Title

19 July

Romans 8:14-17

Sons of God  (Speaker: Henry ET)

26 July

Psalm 55

When friends let you down  (Speaker: Phil Hudson)

2 August

Psalm 52

When evil tongues plot destruction
(Speaker: Andy Jelfs)

9 August

Romans 3:21-26

God’s righteousness revealed
(Speaker: Ben Wilkinson)

16 August

Colossians 4:7-18

Mature and fully assured

23 August

John 10:1-21

Charged by the Father

30 August

John 10:22-30

One with the Father

6 September

John 10:31-42

Set apart by the Father


Sermons 24th May to 12th July 2015


Date

Passage

Title

24 May

Psalm 1

The way of blessing
(Speaker: Jim Griffiths)

31 May

Colossians 2:8-15

Made alive with Christ

7 June

Colossians 2:16-23

Growing in Christ
NO RECORDING

14 June

Colossians 3:1-4

Raised with Christ

21 June

Colossians 3:5-11

Putting off the old

28 June

Colossians 3:12-17

Putting on the new

5 July

Colossians 3:18-4:1

Serving the Lord Christ

12 July

Colossians 4:2-6

Making the best use of the time

12 July

John 17:20-21

Patronal Festival


Sermons 5th April to 17th May 2015


Date

Passage

Title

5 April

John 11:25-26

The Resurrection and the Life

12 April

Colossians 1:1-8

God'€™s gospel bearing fruit and growing

19 April

Colossians 1:9-14

God's people bearing fruit and growing

26 April

Colossians 1:15-20

The pre-eminent heir of all

3 May

Colossians 1:21-23

The hope of the gospel NO RECORDING

10 May

Colossians 1:24-29

Proclaiming Christ

17 May

Colossians 2:1-7

Treasures of wisdom and knowledge


Sermons 22nd February to 29th March 2015


Date

Passage

Title

22 February

1 Peter 4:7-11

The end is coming (Speaker: Andrew Jelfs)

1 March

1 Cor. 11:17-34

The Lord'€™s Supper (Speaker: Jim Griffiths)

1 March

John 10:10-11

St David’s Service

8 March

Acts 2:29-41

Baptism (Speaker: Jim Griffiths)

15 March

John 9:1-12

Eyes that see

22 March

John 9:13-41

Eyes that don’t see

29 March

Acts 23

Courage to testify (Speaker: Wes Illingsworth)


Sermons 4th January to 15th February 2015


Date

Passage

Title

4 January

John 7:1-13

Words that expose

11 January

John 7:14-36

Words from God

18 January

John 7:37-52

Words that divide

25 January

John 8:12-20

Words that enlighten

1 February

John 8:21-30

Words to believe

8 February

John 8:31-47

Words of truth

15 February

John 8:48-59

Words of life


Sermons 16th November to 21st December 2014


Date

Passage

Title

16 November

Micah 5:1-5

A ruler from Bethlehem
(Speaker: Ben Wilkinson)

23 November

Hebrews 2:14-3:1

A merciful and faithful high priest
(Speaker: Andrew Jelfs)

30 November

Matthew 1:1-17

The family tree

7 December

Matthew 1:18-25

The virgin birth

14 December

Matthew 2:1-12

The rising star

14 December

Isaiah 9:2-7

Afternoon Carols

17 December

Luke 2:1-20

Evening Carols

21 December

Matthew 2:13-23

The hostile king


Sermons 7th September - 9th November 2014


Date

Passage

Title

7 September

John 5:1-18

Behold your God

14 September

John 5:19-23

Honouring the Son

21 September

Luke 12:35-40

The Return of Jesus (Speaker: Chris Fishlock)

28 September

John 5:24-29

From death to life

28 September

John 4:27-38

Harvest Festival

5 October

John 5:30-47

True testimony

12 October

John 6:1-21

Bread from heaven

19 October

John 6:22-35

True satisfaction

26 October

John 6:35-47

True security

2 November

John 6:48-59

True food and drink

9 November

John 6:60-71

Words of eternal life


Sermons 27th July - 31st August 2014


Date

Passage

Title

27 July

Ezekiel 34

The true shepherd (Speaker: Phil Hudson)

3 August

2 Peter 1:1-11

Life and godliness (Speaker: Wes Illingsworth)

10 August

Psalm 51

A broken spirit (Speaker: Andrew Jelfs)

17 August

Genesis 5

God took him

24 August

Genesis 6:1-8

Grieved to his heart

31 August

Isaiah 55:1-7

Abundant pardon (Speaker: Ben Wilkinson)


Sermons 20th April - 20th July 2014


Date

Passage

Title

20 April

Psalm 110

The Lord of history

27 April

Luke 18:9-14

Too good for heaven? (Speaker: Jim Griffiths)

4 May

Genesis 1:1

In the beginning

11 May

Genesis 1:2-25

God created the heavens and the earth

14 May

John 5:1-14

What about the suffering in the world?

18 May

Genesis 1:26-31

In God’s image

25 May

Genesis 2:1-3

God finished his work

1 June

 Psalm 50

A Sacrifice of Thanksgiving (Speaker: Andrew Jelfs)

8 June

Genesis 2:4-17

The breath of life

15 June

Genesis 2:18-25

One flesh (no recording)

22 June

Genesis 3:1-6

Knowing good and evil

29 June

Genesis 3:7-13

Eyes opened

6 July

Genesis 3:14-24

To dust you shall return

13 July

Genesis 4:1-16

Blood crying from the ground

13 July

Luke 24:44-49

Patronal Festival

20 July

Genesis 4:17-26

The line of Cain



Sermons 5th January - 13th April 2014


Date

Passage

Title

5 January

John 1:1-18

The Word became flesh

12 January

John 1:19-34

The Lamb of God

19 January

John 1:35-51

The Gate of Heaven

26 January

John 2:1-12

The Greater Feast

2 February

John 2:13-22

The Greater Temple

9 February

John 2:23-3:15

The Greater Birth (Speaker: Jim Griffiths)

16 February

 Acts 9:1-31

From Death Squads to Apostle (Speaker: Wes Illingsworth)

23 February

John 3:16-21

The Greater Gift

2 March

John 3:22-30

The Greater Bridegroom

2 March

 John 6:26-35

Bread of Heaven (St David’s Service)

9 March

John 3:31-36

The Greater Prophet

16 March

John 4:1-18

The Greater Jacob

23 March

John 4:16-26

The Greater King (Speaker: Jim Griffiths)

30 March

John 4:27-42

The Greater Saviour

6 April

John 4:43-54

The Greater Elijah

13 April

Exodus 12

The Passover (Speaker: Ben Wilkinson)



Sermons 15th September - 22nd December 2013


Date

Passage

Title

15 September

Exodus 20:1-2

I am the LORD your God

22 September

Exodus 20:3

The only God

29 September

Exodus 20:4-6

A jealous God

29 September

Matthew 9:35-38

Harvest Festival

6 October

Exodus 20:7

The name of the LORD your God

13 October

Exodus 20:8-11

A day to remember

20 October

Exodus 20:12

Honouring your father and mother (Speaker: Jim Griffiths)

27 October

Exodus 20:13

Valuing life

3 November

Exodus 20:14

Forsaking all others

10 November

Luke 1:39-56

Magnifying the Lord (Speaker: Andy Jelfs)

17 November

Exodus 20:15

What’s yours is yours

24 November

Exodus 20:16

Telling the truth (Speaker: Jim Griffiths)

1 December

Exodus 20:17

Finding contentment

8 December

Matthew 5:17-20

Jesus and the commandments 1

15 December

Matthew 19:16-26

Jesus and the commandments 2

15 December

John 1:14

Afternoon Carols

18 December

2 Corinthians 8:9

Evening Carols

22 December

Matthew 22:34-40

Jesus and the commandments 3


Sermons 21st April - 8th September 2013

Date

Passage

Title

21 April

Philippians 1:1-8

Gospel partnership

28 April

Philippians 1:9-11

Gospel prayers

5 May

Philippians 1:12-18

Gospel advance

12 May

Matthew 24:45-51

Jesus is coming – ready or not? (Jamie Child)

19 May

Philippians 1:19-26

Gospel passion

26 May

Philippians 1:27-30

Gospel lifestyle

2 June

Philippians 2:1-4

Gospel unity

9 June

Luke 12:13-21

The Rich Fool (Speaker: Roger Day)

16 June

Philippians 2:5-11

Gospel mindset

23 June

Philippians 2:12-18

Gospel work

30 June

Philippians 2:19-30

Gospel service

7 July

Philippians 3:1-11

Gospel treasure

14 July

Philippians 3:12-16

Gospel straining

14 July

Matthew 28:16-20

Patronal Festival

21 July

Philippians 3:17-4:3

Gospel waiting - NOT AVAILABLE

28 July

Psalm 110

The King at God’s right hand (Speaker: Dan Hong)

4 August

Psalm 111

God’s wondrous works (Speaker: Jim Griffiths)

11 August

Psalm 112

Trusting in the Lord (Speaker: Jim Griffiths)

18 August

Philippians 4:4-9

Gospel thinking

25 August

Ephesians 2:1-10

Made alive with Christ (Speaker: Ben Wilkinson)

1 September

Philippians 4:10-20

Gospel giving

8 September

Philippians 4:21-23

Gospel grace


Sermons 6th January - 14th April 2013

Date

Passage

Title

6 January

Mark 14:1-11

The ends of the earth shall see

13 January

Mark 14:12-25

He bore the sin of many

20 January

Mark 14:26-31

The will of the LORD to crush him

27 January

Mark 14:32-42

He has put him to grief

3 February

Mark 14:43-52

Despised and rejected by men

10 February

Mark 14:53-65

He opened not his mouth

17 February

Philippians 2:1-11

The Mind of Christ (Speaker: Charlie Skrine)

24 February

Mark 14:66-72

As one from whom men hide their faces

3 March

Mark 15:1-15

He was oppressed, and he was afflicted

3 March

Psalm 23

St David's Day Service: What if Psalm 23 is true?

10 March

Mark 15:16-32

Numbered with the transgressors

17 March

Mark 15:33-41

His soul makes an offering for guilt

24 March

Mark 15:42-47

With a rich man in his death

31 March

Mark 16:1-8

He shall see his offspring

7 April

Joshua 2

The faith of Rahab (Speaker: Wes illingsworth)

14 April

Mark 16:8

The feet of him who brings good news


Sermons 9th-23rd December 2012


Date

Passage

Title

9 December

Isaiah 7:10-17

 Immanuel (Speaker: Jim Griffiths)

10 December

Matthew 13:44

Learners’ Carols

12 December

Luke 19:10

Evening Carols

16 December

Isaiah 9:1-7

Prince of Peace (Speaker: Adrian Morgan)

16 December

2 Corinthians 8:9

Afternoon Carols

23 December

Isaiah 11:1-9

A shoot from the stump of Jesse
(Speaker: Ben Wilkinson)


Sermons 2nd September - 2nd December 2012

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Date

Passage

Title

2 September

Mark 11:1-11

The Humility of the King

9 September

Mark 11:12-25

The Judgment of the King

16 September

Mark 11:27-33

The Authority of the King

23 September

Mark 12:1-12

The Mission of the King

30 September

Mark 12:13-17

The Demand of the King 1

30 September

Psalm 67

Harvest Thanksgiving Service

7 October

Mark 12:18-27

The Life of the King

14 October

Mark 12:28-34

The Demand of the King 2

21 October

Mark 12:35-37

The Rule of the King

28 October

Mark 12:38-44

The Demand of the King 3

4 November

Mark 13:1-13

The Assurances of the King

11 November

Mark 13:14-23

The Warning of the King

18 November

Matthew 6:5-14

The Lord's Prayer (Speaker: Henry ET)

25 November

Mark 13:24-31

The Enthronement of the King

2 December

Mark 13:32-37

The Return of the King


AUGUST SERIES 


Date

Passage

Title

12 August

Psalm 24

Ascending the hill (Speaker: Ben Wilkinson)

19 August

Matthew 7:24-29

Building the house (Speaker: Chris Fishlock)

26 August

1 John 4:7-10

Loving the family (Speaker: Henry ET)



Sermons 6th May - 5th August 2012

Date

Passage

Title

6 May

Mark 9:2-13

On the way: A planned death

13 May

Mark 9:14-29

On the way: A life-giving death

20 May 

Mark 9:30-41

On the way: Last of all

27 May

Psalm 8

What is man that you are mindful of him?

3 June

Mark 9:42-50

On the way: Unquenchable fire

10 June

Psalm 1

The secret of happiness (Jamie Child)

17 June

Mark 10:1-12

On the way: What the law reveals 

24 June

Mark 10:13-16

On the way: Receiving the King

1 July

Mark 10:17-31

On the way: Mission impossible?  

8 July

Mark 10:27-31

On the way: Giving your all

8 July

1 Peter 2:9-10

Patronal Festival

15 July

Mark 10:32-45

On the way: True Greatness 

22 July

Matthew 6:19-24

Where’s your treasure?

29 July

Mark 10:45

On the way: A Ransom for Many

5 August

Mark 10:46-52

On the way: Seeing the King


ARCHIVED SERMONS - October 2011 - April 2012


Date

Passage

Title

1 April

Psalm 19

God's Grandeur (Andrew Sach)

8 April

John 20:24-31

Did Jesus really rise from the dead?


Date

Passage

Title

15 April

Mark 8:27-30

Who is Jesus?

22 April

Mark 8:31-33

Why did Jesus come?

29 April

Mark 8:34-9:1

What does it mean to follow Jesus?


Sermons 9th October 2011 - 11th December 2011

Date

Passage

Title

9 Oct

Mark 1:1

What’s Mark got to tell us at St Benet’s?

16 Oct

Mark 1:2-15

Who says that Jesus is the King?

23 Oct

Mark 1:16-39

What can the King do?

30 Oct

Mark 1:40-2:12

What is the King’s priority?

6 Nov

Mark 2:13-17

Who has the King come for?

13 Nov

Mark 2:18-3:6

Why doesn’t the King make himself clearer?

20 Nov

Mark 3:7-19

Who will be the people of the Kingdom?

27 Nov

Mark 3:20-35

What characterises the King’s people?

4 Dec

Mark 4:1-20

Why such contrasting responses to the King?

11 Dec

Mark 4:21-34

Why listen to the word of the King?


Carol Service Talks - Christmas 2011

Date

Passage

Title

14 Dec

John 1:1-18

Evening Carols: The True Light

18 Dec

Matthew 13:44

Sunday Carols: Unexpected Treasure


Sermons 18th December 2011 - 18th March 2012

Date

Passage

Title

18 Dec

Mark 4:35-41

The King to be Trusted 1

1 Jan

Mark 5:1-20

The King to be Trusted 2

8 Jan

Mark 5:21-43

The King to be Trusted 3

15 Jan

Mark 6:1-13

The King to be Honoured

22 Jan

Mark 6:14-30

The King to be Obeyed

29 Jan

Mark 6:31-44

The King who Redeems 1

5 Feb

Mark 6:45-52

The King who Redeems 2

12 Feb

Mark 6:53-7:13

The King who Exposes the Heart 1

19 Feb

Luke 7:36-50

Forgiven? (Speaker: Jamie Child)

26 Feb

Mark 7:14-23

The King who Exposes the Heart 2

4 Mar

Mark 7:24-30

The King for Everyone 1

4 Mar

Mark 12:35-37

St David's Day 3pm Service: The Son of David

11 Mar

Mark 7:31-37

The King for Everyone 2

18 Mar

Mark 8:1-10

The King for Everyone 3

25 Mar

Mark 8:11-30

The King who Opens Eyes