Preaching Schedule – Yearly

Date
Seasons
Theme
3-Jan-16
2nd Sunday after Christmas
We are Shares in the Sonship of Christ
10-Jan-16
3rd Sunday after Christmas
At his baptism Jesus is revealed as the Son of God
17-Jan-16
4th Sunday after Christmas
Jesus brings joy through the fulfilment of God’s gracious purpose
24-Jan-16
9th Sunday before Easter
God creates men and women to be join heirs of his Kingdom
30-Jan-16
8th Sunday before Easter
Leprosy Sunday. Prayer is made for the ministry among leprosy patients
7-Feb-16
7th Sunday before Easter
Healing Ministry. Prayer should be made for the healing ministry of the Church
14-Feb-16
6th Sunday before Easter
Lent 1. The victory of Jesus when tempted helps us when we are tempted
21-Feb-16
5th Sunday before Easter
Lent 2. The compassionate love of God gives confidence to his children
28-Feb-16
4th Sunday before Easter
Lent 3. True Glory of God is manifest in the humanity of Jesus
6-Mar-16
3rd Sunday before Easter
Lent 4. The Power of God is manifested in the works of Jesus
13-Mar-16
2nd Sunday before Easter
Lent 5. The Magnetism of the Cross.
20-Mar-16
1st Sunday before Easter
Lent 6. Christ enters Jerusalem to offer his life for the salvation of the world.
25-Mar-16
Good Friday
The victory of the Cross
27-Mar-16
Easter Day
The Lord is risen. He has risen indeed. Alleluia.
3-Apr-16
Sunday after Easter
Joy and peace, power and new life are given through the resurrection of Christ.
10-Apr-16
2nd Sunday after Easter
Witnesses to Christ’s Resurrection
17-Apr-16
3rdSunday after Easter
The Good Shepherd
24-Apr-16
4thSunday after Easter
Our redemption is completed through life in union with Christ
1-May-16
5thSunday after Easter
Thanksgiving for Joseph, the craftsman of Nazareth and spouse of Mary.
8-May-16
6th Sunday after Easter
We are created to know God and abide in him
15-May-16
Pentecost
The gift of the Holy Spirit
22-May-16
Trinity Sunday after Pentecost
God and Holy Trinity
29-May-16
2ndSunday after Pentecost
The difference between what the world values and what God values
5-Jun-16
3rd Sunday after Pentecost
Evil can only be overcome with good
12-Jun-16
4thSunday after Pentecost
Judge not and you will not be judged
Date
Seasons
Theme
19-Jun-16
5thSunday after Pentecost
The works of Jesus are signs of his being Christ
26-Jun-16
6thSunday after Pentecost
Those who confess that Jesus is the Christ must be ready to suffer
3-Jul-16
7th Sunday after Pentecost
The joy of the Lord’s messengers
10-Jul-16
8th Sunday after Pentecost
Who is my neighbour
17-Jul-16
9th Sunday after Pentecost
The one thing necessary is God himself
31-Jul-16
11th Sunday after Pentecost
God reveals his saving purpose through the signs which he sends.
7-Aug-16
12th Sunday after Pentecost
The Holy Name of Jesus. The right attitude to possessions
14-Aug-16
13th Sunday after Pentecost
The watchfulness that is required of the Church’s pastors
21-Aug-16
14th Sunday after Pentecost
God has called us to be free
28-Aug-16
15th Sunday after Pentecost
Our response to the call of God
4-Sep-16
16th Sunday after Pentecost
The cost of discipleship
11-Sep-16
17th Sunday after Pentecost
God does not abandon his people when they go astray
18-Sep-16
18th Sunday after Pentecost
Common sense as well as devotion are needed for the service of God
25-Sep-16
19th Sunday after Pentecost
True compassion is based on justice
2-Oct-16
20th Sunday after Pentecost
Thankfulness for God’s mercies
9-Oct-16
21stSunday after Pentecost
Perseverance in prayer
16-Oct-16
22ndSunday after Pentecost
True humility is to know what we are in the sight of God
23-Oct-16
23rdSunday after Pentecost
God works in unexpected ways to fulfil his purpose
30-Oct-16
24th Sunday after Pentecost
God works in unexpected ways to fulfil his purpose
6-Nov-16
25th Sunday after Pentecost
Council for World Mission Sunday. God upholds those who suffer for his sake
13-Nov-16
26th Sunday after Pentecost
CCI Unity Sunday. Whole-hearted service to God
20-Nov-16
Last Sunday after Pentecost
Christ the Lord. The Kingly glory of Jesus on the Cross
27-Nov-16
4th Sunday before Christmas
Advent 1. Be prepared at all times for the Lord’s appearing.
11-Dec-16
2nd Sunday before Christmas
Advent 3. John the Baptist-a model for Christian ministers
18-Dec-16
Sunday before Christmas
Advent 4. Mary’s Son is ‘Emamanuel’, ‘God with us’
25-Dec-16
Christmas Day
The birth of the Saviour who is the Word made flesh