Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

Sermons from May 2021

Pentecost Sunday 23 May 2021

Texts: Acts: 2:1-21; John 15:26-27 & 16:4b-15 Bringing down the barriers It’s celebration time today! For we’re joining together to share together the Feast of Pentecost which is one of the most important days in the life of the Church after Easter and Christmas.   Today we celebrate God’s outpouring of His Holy Spirit on Jesus’ disciples and the birth of the church…

Sunday 16 May 2021 7th Sunday of Easter (Sunday after Ascension Day)

Sermon for Sunday 16 May 2021  7th Sunday of Easter (Sunday after Ascension Day) Texts: Acts 1:15-17, 21-end; I john 5:9-13; John 17:6-19 Making Choices I was feel quite sorry for both St Mathias and the other candidate, Barsabbas of whom we heard today.  First of all for St Matthias because nothing is heard of him since he was chosen and he…

Sermon 9 May 2021

Sixth Sunday of Easter Texts: Acts 10:44-end;  1 John 5:1-6; John 15: 9-17 “You did not choose me but I chose you.  And I appointed you to go out and bear fruit, fruit that shall last, so that the Father may give you whatever you ask him in my name”. I love hiking and the opportunity to explore new places and this…

Sermon Sunday 02 May 2021 Fifth Sunday of Easter

Texts: Acts 8:26-end; Psalm 22:25-end; I John 4: 7-end; John 15: 1-8 Abide- Love –Bear Fruit! One of the great delights of the chaplain’s flat in Geneva which I’m discovering is the balcony.  Actually there are two which is quite incredible. But it’s the large one overlooking the main road which has caught my attention as it receives lots of sunshine as…

Sermon for Sunday 18 April 2021 3rd Sunday of Easter

Texts: Acts 3:12-19; Psalm 4; I John 3:1-7; Luke 24:36b-48 Joy or Disbelief Well I’m finally here and I can hardly believe it! Making a radical, life-changing decision is never going to be easy particularly if we wonder whether that which we are choosing is actually going to be real. I know that from my experience and that’s why I can really…