Previous Services & Sermons

Below are extracts from recent services and sermons given at Temple.
Please note recordings may not include all content as all permissions may not have been obtained.

(see also This Week's Service and Home Worship pages for worship contributions)

There are recent services recorded at Rowbarton on their website Preaching Plan and Recent Service Recordings page, adhering to the social distancing guidance. The circuit has been worshipping together using these services which are livestreamed Sunday mornings at 9:30 am.

Sunday 13th June 2021

Rev Deborah Kirk online video (V)

Morning Worship at Temple led by Glenys Allinson

Audio of service (A)


Hymns: New every morning is the love (V)
Seek ye first the Kingdom of God (V)
Lord for the years (V)


Readings: 2 Corinthians 5: 6 - 10, 14 - 17

Mark 4: 26 - 34

Lectionary for Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time:

1 Samuel 15: 34 - 16: 13, Psalm 20, 2 Corinthians 5: 6 - 10, 14 - 17, Mark 4: 26 - 34

The Vine resources for those worshipping from home

Sunday 13th June (D)

Methodist Church resources for those worshipping from home

Sunday 13th June (D)

Sunday 6th June 2021

Rev Tony Cox online video (V)

Holy Communion at Temple led by Rev Deborah Kirk

Hymns: All Creatures of our God and King (V)
Song of Kingdom Come (Christian Aid) (V)
O Lord my God when I in awesome wonder (V)


Readings: Mark 3 : 31 - 34
Colossians 1 : 15 - 20

Lectionary for Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time:

1 Samuel 8: 4 - 11, 16 - 20, Psalm 138, 2 Corinthians 4: 13 - 5: 1, Mark 3: 20 - 35

The Vine resources for those worshipping from home

Sunday 6th June (D)

Methodist Church resources for those worshipping from home

Sunday 6th June (D)

Sunday 30th May 2021

Rev Deborah Kirk online video (V)

Trinity Sunday at Temple led by Margaret Wood

Hymns: For the beauty of the earth (V)
Breathe on me, Breath of God (V)
Spirit of the Living God (V)
There's a spirit in the air (V)

Readings: John 3: 1-17 (NIV), Romans 8: 12-17 (The Message)

Lectionary for Trinity Sunday:

Isaiah 6: 1 - 8, Psalm 29, Romans 8: 12 - 17, John 3: 1 - 17

The Vine resources for those worshipping from home

Sunday 30th May (D)

Methodist Church resources for those worshipping from home

Sunday 30th May (D)

Sunday 23rd May 2021

Rev Tony Cox online video (V)

Pentecost at Temple led by Arthur Salisbury

Hymns: Holy Spirit we welcome you (V)
Spirit of the living God fall afresh on me (V)
Breathe on me Breath of God (V)
God is working His purpose out (V)

Readings: Acts 2:1 - 21

Lectionary for Pentecost:

Acts 2: 1 - 21 - 26, Psalm 104: 24 - 34, 35b, Romans 8: 22 - 27, John 15: 26 - 27, 16: 4b - 15

The Vine resources for those worshipping from home

Sunday 23rd May (D)

Methodist Church resources for those worshipping from home

Sunday 23rd May (D)

Other recent recordings

Rev Deborah Kirk, Sunday 13th June (V)
Glenys Allinson, Sunday 13th June (A)
New every morning is the love (V)
Seek ye first the Kingdom of God (V)
Lord for the years (V)
Rev Tony Cox, Sunday 6th June (V)
Rev Deborah Kirk, Sunday 6th June (A)
All Creatures of our God and King (V)
Song of Kingdom Come (Christian Aid) (V)
O Lord my God when I in awesome wonder (V)
Rev Deborah Kirk, Sunday 30th May, Trinity Sunday (V)
Rev Tony Cox, Sunday 23rd May, Pentecost (V)
Rev Deborah Kirk, Sunday 16th May (V)
Rev Tony Cox, Sunday 9th May (V)
Virginia Pearson (A)
Praise to the Lord, the Almighty, the King of creation! (V)
What a friend we have in Jesus (V)
King of Kings, Majesty (V)
Rev Deborah Kirk, Sunday 2nd May (V)
Rev Deborah Kirk, Sunday 2nd May (A)
Lord, your church on earth is seeking (V)
Be known to us in breaking bread (V)
Let us build a house where love can dwell (V)
Rev Tony Cox, Sunday 25th April (V)
Glenys Allinson, Sunday 25th April (A)
I will sing the wondrous story (V)
When I was lost you came and rescued me (V)
Community of Christ (V)
May the peace of the Lord (V)
Rev Deborah Kirk, Sunday 18th April (V)
Rev Peter Thomas, Sunday 18th April (A)
Up from the Grave he arose (V)
Peter and John went to pray (V)
I will offer up my life (V)
Rev Tony Cox, Sunday 11th April (V)
Worship Leaders, Sunday 11th April (A)
Jesus calls us here to meet him (V)
StF 307 On the day of resurrection (A)
When Easter to the dark world came (V)
There’s a spirit in the air (V)
Rev Deborah Kirk, Easter Sunday 4th April (V)
Rev Deborah Kirk, Easter Sunday 4th April (A)
Jesus Christ is risen today (V)
Christ has risen while earth slumbers (V)
The day of resurrection earth tell it out abroad (V)

See more in the archives 2021 2020 2019

V - Youtube video link, A - MP3/M4A audio, D - PDF document
StF - Singing The Faith, MP - Mission Praise

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