Jesus and the Canaanite woman

Aug. 17, 2020 by

Sermon by John Hayton, Isaiah 56: 6-8; Matthew 15: 21-28. We have an appropriate sermon today for the holiday season – because it starts with Jesus on holiday like the vicar by the Mediterranean. Jesus was near the ancient city

Humility – a sermon for Maundy Thursday by John Hayton

Apr. 30, 2019 by

Set in the south wall at St Mary’s / Childwick / is a small glass-fronted case containing a set of Maundy money.  I shall say no more about it because you can see for yourself next time you are up

All Saints Day sermon – John Hayton

Nov. 12, 2018 by

All Saints. 2018. Yr B. Rev 21: 1 – 6a.  Jn 11: 32-44  You will have noted that today we are celebrating “All Saints” and not “All  Souls.  The reason is that Kenneth thinks it is more important to concentrate 

Feeding the 5000: Sermon by John Hayton

Aug. 1, 2018 by

2 Kings 4: 42-44; John 6:1 – 21  St Michael’s AL3 4SL; 29th July 2018 The story of the feeding of the five thousand is the only example we have of the power and authority of Jesus that is reported

Sermon: the wedding at Cana

Jan. 29, 2018 by

Revd John Hayton Epiphany 4 Yr B. 28th January 2018. [Gn14: 17-20].  Rev 19: 6-10. Jn 2: 1-11 The wedding at Cana, understandably, takes pride of place in Anglican and I guess other Christian wedding liturgies.  But to see it