Sermons and Messages from the Rector

On this page you will find links to PDFs of sermons, recorded sermons, thoughts and messages from our Priest in Charge, Revd Anthony Smith.

Please remember, if you have any questions, comments or need help or prayer then please do get in touch. Either by Email or phone me on 01635 278470.
Yours in Christ, Anthony

Revd. Anthony Smith, Priest in Charge of
the United Benefice of Burghclere with Newtown, Ecchinswell and Sydmonton

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The documents are listed newest at the top.

To watch this weeks sermon on YouTube click Christian Unity
Dated 17 January 2021. Epiphany 2 - Matthew 5: 21-26 and 1 Corinthians 1: 10-18

To watch this weeks sermon on YouTube click Baptism of Christ
Dated 10 January 2021. Epiphany 1 - Mark 1: 4-11

To watch this weeks sermon on YouTube click Epiphany - The Magi
Dated 3 January 2021. Epiphany - Matthew 2: 1-12

To watch this weeks sermon on YouTube click A Reflection
Dated 20 December 2020. Fourth in Advent. Our Carol service, so many readings

To watch this weeks sermon on YouTube click John the Baptist
Dated 13 December 2020. Third in Advent - Matthew 3: 1-12.

To watch this weeks sermon on YouTube click Come, Lord Jesus
Dated 6 December 2020. Second in Advent - Matthew 24: 36-44.

To watch this weeks sermon on YouTube click Advent - A Reflection
Dated 29 November 2020. Advent - Readings and Carols.

To watch this weeks sermon on YouTube click Christ the King
Dated 22 November 2020. Christ the King - Daniel 7: 9-19, 13-14 and John 18: 33-37.

To watch week 7 in the series on YouTube click I am the True Vine
Dated 15 November 2020. The 'I am' sayings of Jesus - John 15: 1-11 - I am the True Vine.

To watch Burghclere talk on YouTube click Remembrance Sunday
Dated 8 November 2020, Remembrance Sunday - Matthew 5: 1-12 - The Beatitudes.

To watch week 6 in the series on YouTube click I am the Resurrection and the Life
Dated 1 November 2020. The 'I am' sayings of Jesus - John 11: 11-44 - I am the Resurrection and the Life.

To read click Looking to the future
Dated 6 September 2020. Matthew 16: 13-20 - Jesus speaks about the Church.
Talk on "What is a Benefice of the Future?"

To read click Saturday 28 March
Uploaded 1 April

To read click Where is God in all of this? The coronavirus pandemic, Covid-19.
Dated 25 March