Services & Sermons

Below are extracts from recent services and sermons given at Temple

Sunday 23rd June 2019 : Refugee Sunday

Jennie Sleep

Readings: Deuteronomy 10:17 - 22, Matthew 25:31 - 40

Sermon: “Different pasts, shared future"

Hymns: StF 228 Hail to the Lord’s Anointed

StF 605 O perfect love, all human thought transcending

StF 685 In Christ there is no east or west

StF 703 In an age of twisted values

StF 696 For the healing of the nations

Video: “Home” by Warsan Shire

Poem: “Is that you?” by Andrew King

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Sunday 16th June 2019 : Trinity Sunday

Rev. Tony Cox

Call to Worship: “Elm, Oak and Ash?”

Readings: Romans 5: 1 - 5, John 16: 12 - 15

Sermon: “Hear, O Israel: the LORD our God, the LORD is one"

Hymns: StF 726 Come to us creative Spirit

StF 390 My God! I know, I feel thee mine

StF 764 We believe in God the Father

StF 164 Your words to me are life and health

StF 156 From the breaking of the dawn

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Sunday 9th June 2019: Pentecost and

Church Anniversary

Rev Ruth Whitehead

Readings: Acts 2: 1 - 9, John 14: 8 - 17

Hymns: StF 726 Come to us creative Spirit

StF 21 Born in song!

StF 394 Spirit of God unseen as the wind

StF 399 When deep despair casts out all light

StF 398 There's a spirit in the air

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Sunday 2nd June 2019

Three Churches United Service with URC & St John's & Temple

held at St John the Evangelist Taunton

Sunday 26th May 2019: 6th Sunday of Easter

Merlyn Brown

Readings: Exodus 10: 20 - 29, John 14: 23 - 29

Hymns: StF 368 When morning gilds the skies

StF 476 One more step along the world I go

StF 338 There is a Redeemer

StF 710 Peace, perfect peace, is the gift of Christ our Lord

StF 545 Be thou my vision

Address: The Vigil

Sermon: Letting Go

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Other recordings

Glenys Allinson, 19th May 2019

Robert Thompson, 12th May 2019

Rev Deborah Kirk, 5th May 2019

Rev Deborah Kirk, Easter Sunday 21st April