Digital Church

Welcome to our Digital Church page where we’ll be posting new sermons every Sunday. Whether you’re a regular at Hope Church or visiting our site for the first time  you’re very welcome. Please do get in touch via Facebook, Instagram or our contact us page if you’d like to find out more.

Our Very Selves

We are continuing to look at Thessalonians 1 and today we’re exploring chapter 2. Together we’ll be looking at what it means to be a church that gets involved in the lives of the communities around us.

Positively Thriving

This Sunday Steve explores the 1st letter to the Thessalonian church as part of a new series, and encourages us to think about what it means to positively thrive even in these days!

On God’s Front Line

Today we’re looking at hope on God’s front line as Jonty shares his experiences from Moria Refugee Camp in Greece – focusing on our response as Christians to the contemporary refugee crisis and how to practice what we preach.

The Hope of Heaven

When death, serious illness or injury strikes close to home, in what do you believe? Where does your hope lie? This week we look at ‘The Hope of Heaven’, chapter 6 in ‘The Case for Hope’, and explore what the Bible says about going to Heaven.

James – Wealth

This morning’s preach looks at having a godly attitude to wealth and possessions from the start of James chapter 5. We will be looking at how to get our priorities right, how to keep ourselves just and fair, and how to look to eternity.

James – Pride

This week Steve unpacks chapter 4 of James. He looks at how we deal with the tongue’s tendency to quarrel, compromise, speak ill of people and boast. We will also be joined by Ruth for a Blaze Blast to kick off today’s talk.

James – Wisdom

What does it mean to be a teacher and how can we live our lives with wisdom? In this week’s video, Isaac explores the message of James chapter 3 and shows how James’ words can help advise us on how we speak and act. We’re also joined again by the Blaze team for a fun […]

James – Family

Families come in all shapes and sizes and it’s a common metaphor used in the Bible to describe the church. This week we’re joined by the Blaze team for half an hour of fun and Bible learning before Steve looks at James chapter 2 and explores the themes of family, favouritism and faithful action.

James – Trials

Join us today as Lyndsey starts us off on a new series looking at James’ letter and explores why we experience trials. Click here to listen to the song Lyndsey refers to in her preach.

New World – Disciples

This is the third and final sermon in our series on: New World. Today Steve explores what wisdom we can gather from the disciples after the resurrection of Jesus and how we can do life with skill.

New World – Nehemiah

This is the second sermon in our new series: New World. Today Richard is exploring Nehemiah and how Jesus loves to restore our individual lives in Him, and build us together as a church to see His Kingdom rule in love upon this earth.

New World – Noah

This week we begin a new series: New World. For the next three weeks we’ll be searching the Bible for wisdom on how to start afresh emerging from significant world changing events. We’ll be starting with Noah, a special guest in today’s sermon, as we discover how the builder of the ark rebuilt life after […]

Following Jesus – Good News

This Sunday we conclude our series on ‘Following Jesus’ with an encouraging talk looking at why following Jesus is good news, and how we can share that good news with others.

Following Jesus – The Hope of Heaven

This week Steve looks at a central part of the Christian faith – did Jesus rise from the dead and if so then does this make following Jesus the hope of heaven? 

Following Jesus – The Foundation of Faith

Are you a wise builder? Are you someone who stands strong when the storms of life come your way? This Sunday Steve continues our series on ‘Following Jesus’ looking at Jesus as the foundation of our faith.

Following Jesus – The Gift from God

As we continue to look at what it means to follow Jesus, this week Steve invites us to explore the Christmas story to see how Jesus is the gift from God that brings joy to strengthen us in troubled times.

Following Jesus – Evidence

Is there a God? It’s a question that divides opinion. Join us as Steve explores if opinion matters or if we need more evidence. This is part of a new mini series about following Jesus. 

The Lost Sons – The Other Lost Son

This week Steve looks at the second lost son in Jesus’ Prodigal Son story and asks “what can the church learn from this tale?”. We use a clip from the BibleProject to remind ourselves of the story. 

The Lost Sons – The Prodigal Son

Continuing on our theme of being lost, this week Steve looks at the story of the prodigal son. Let’s explore how God is the way back when we can get consumed and lost in our own pride. To remind ourselves of the story of the prodigal son we’re using a clip from the BibleProject.

The Lost Coin

This week Steve explores Jesus’ story of the lost coin. In this talk Steve looks at how highly Jesus values each of us even when we sometimes feel at a loss or not good enough.