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Stepping into the New - New Year, New Life

January 6th, 2019 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'Stepping into the New - New Year, New Life' (John 11:45-57) at Morning Church on the 6th of January 2019.

Sermon outline:

  • What do we learn from history?
  • Therefore
  • The players
  • The scene
  • The lesson
  • Will you learn from history?

Tags: New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · John · Stepping into the New

The Lord’s Prayer - Your Will Be Done

October 7th, 2018 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'The Lord's Prayer - Your Will Be Done' (Matthew 6:9-15) at Morning Church on the 7th of October 2018.

Sermon outline:

  • Introduction
  • Definition: What is will?
  • The Father's will – ages past
  • The Father's will – present age
  • The Father's will – future
  • On Earth as it is in Heaven
  • Conclusion

Tags: New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · Matthew · The Lord's Prayer

The Lord’s Prayer - Our Father in Heaven

July 15th, 2018 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'The Lord's Prayer - Our Father in Heaven' (Matthew 6:9-15) at Morning Church on the 15th of July 2018.

There is no outline for this sermon.

Tags: New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · Matthew · The Lord's Prayer

Side by Side - More Than Friends?

March 18th, 2018 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'Side by Side - More Than Friends?' (1 John 1:1-7, Philemon) at Morning Church on the 18th of March 2018.

There is no outline for this sermon.

Tags: New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · Philemon · 1 John · Side by Side

Short Steps for Long Gains - Income

February 4th, 2018 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'Short Steps for Long Gains - Income' (1 Corinthians 16:2) at Morning Church on the 4th of February 2018.

There is no outline for this sermon.

Tags: New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · 1 Corinthians · Short Steps for Long Gains

When You Come Together - Do You Know the Love That Lasts?

November 12th, 2017 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'When You Come Together - Do You Know the Love That Lasts?' (1 Corinthians 12:31-13:13) at Morning Church on the 12th of November 2017.

Sermon outline:

  • Recap and introduction
  • What do YOU do?
  • Love
    • This is not...
    • Nor is it...
    • Nor...
    • This love that Paul is encouraging us to is agape
  • A still more excellent way
    • We love because God first loved us (1 John 4:16, 19)
  • Putting it together as a part of the body of Christ
    • Jobs and roles – gifts of the Spirit will pass (v8)
    • But love (agape) never fails (v8)

Tags: New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · 1 Corinthians · When You Come Together

Seeking True Life? Come and Believe Jesus, the Giver of True Life

July 2nd, 2017 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'Seeking True Life? Come and Believe Jesus, the Giver of True Life' (John 4:43-54) at Morning Church on the 2nd of July 2017.

Sermon outline:

  • What is 'life' and 'living'?
  • Passage overview
  • Created for eternal life
  • Born in sin to die
    • Physical death
    • Spiritual death
  • Be reborn to eternal life - in Christ

Tags: · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · John · Seeking True Life?

Defending the Gospel: Defending the Hope We Have

January 8th, 2017 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'Defending the Gospel: Defending the Hope We Have' (1 Peter 3:8-17) at Morning Church on the 8th of January 2017.

Sermon outline:

Tags: · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · 1 Peter · Defending the Gospel

Christmas Through the Eyes of… the Angel

December 11th, 2016 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'Christmas Through the Eyes of... the Angel' (Luke 1:28-39) at Morning Church on the 11th of December 2016.

Sermon outline:

  • Intro
  • Understanding angels
    • Appearance/nature
    • Actors/roles
    • Proclaimers
  • How angels are invested in Christmas
  • Why angels celebrate Christmas

Tags: · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · Luke · Christmas Through the Eyes of...

DMD Series - Sex, Marriage and Singleness: Marriage and Death - 1 Corinthians 7:8-9

June 1st, 2016 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'Marriage and Death' (1 Corinthians 7:8-9) at the Disciple-Making Disciples (DMD) Series on Sex, Marriage and Singleness on the 1st of June 2016.


Talk outline:

Tags: New Testament · Les Henley · 1 Corinthians · Disciple-Making Disciples: Sex, Marriage and Singleness

Short Steps for Long Gains - Growth (am)

December 27th, 2015 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'Short Steps for Long Gains - Growth' (2 Peter 3:18) at Morning Church on the 27th of December 2015.

Tags: · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · 2 Peter · Short Steps for Long Gains

Colossians: Labouring for the Supreme King - Labouring for the King - Colossians 1:24-2:5

December 28th, 2014 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'Colossians: Labouring for the Supreme King - Labouring for the King' (Colossians 1:24-2:5) at Morning Church and Night Church on the 28th of December 2014.

Sermon outline:
  • Intro
  • What (1:25-28)
  • How (1:24, 1:29)
  • Why (2:1-4)

Tags: · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Les Henley · Colossians · Colossians: Labouring for the Supreme King

The Voice: Luke 8 - Jesus Brings a Revealing Word - Luke 8:16-25

January 5th, 2014 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'The Voice: Luke 8 - Jesus Brings a Revealing Word' (Luke 8:16-25) at Morning Church and Night Church on the 5th of January 2014.

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Tags: · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Les Henley · Luke · The Voice: Luke 8

The Gospel of Luke: In My Father’s House - Luke 2:41-52

January 6th, 2013 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'The Gospel of Luke: In My Father's House' (Luke 2:41-52) at Morning Church and Night Church on the 6th of January 2013.

Sermon outline:

  • Narrative
  • A boy who amazes the teachers with his wisdom
  • A boy who must be in his Father’s house
  • A boy who returns home with Mary and Joseph, was obedient to them, and grew in wisdom, stature, and in favour with God and man

Tags: · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Les Henley · Luke · The Gospel of Luke

Psalm 130 - Out of the Depths: The Inside Story (am)

September 30th, 2012 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'Out of the Depths: The Inside Story' (Psalm 130) at Morning Church on the 30th of September 2012.

Sermon outline:

  • Intro
  • Pre-cross - waiting for the Messiah
  • Post-cross - the Messiah has come
  • As we wait - for the Messiah's return

Tags: · Old Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · Psalms: Old Testament Worship · Psalms

Living the 10 Commandments in the 21st Century - Not Distorting God’s Character - Exodus 20:7

July 31st, 2011 ·

Les Henley speaks on 'Living the 10 Commandments in the 21st Century: Not Distorting God's Character' (Exodus 20:7) at Morning Church and Night Church on the 31st of July 2011.

Sermon outline:

Tags: · Old Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Les Henley · Exodus · Living the 10 Commandments in the 21st Century

Psalm 3 - Thick Trouble

January 9th, 2011 ·

Les Henley speaks on Psalm 3 at Morning Church and Night Church on the 9th of January 2011.

Sermon outline:

  • Introduction: David and Absalom
  • What's the problem?
    • State it clearly
    • Relative to God's capacity
  • What to do?
    • Pray
    • Trust God
    • Pray again
  • Step out in faith

Tags: · Old Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Les Henley · Psalms: Old Testament Worship · Psalms

Jesus the Sacrifice - Hebrews 9:1-10:18 (am)

May 30th, 2010 ·

Les Henley speaks on Hebrews 9:1-10:18 at Morning Church on the 30th of May 2010.

Sermon outline:

  • Sacrifice - what is it?
  • Why is sacrifice for sin needed?
  • The shadow - OT sacrificial system
  • The reality - Jesus, a perfect sacrifice
  • Your choice

Tags: · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · He Fulfils the Old Testament · Hebrews

Psalm 51 - A Broken and Contrite Heart

January 10th, 2010 ·

A sermon on Psalm 51 by Les Henley at Morning Church and Night Church on the 10th of January 2010.

Sermon outline:

  • Background
    • David and Bathsheba - 2 Samuel 11
    • David and Nathan - 2 Samuel 12
      • David's confession: 2 Samuel 12:13a
      • God's response: 2 Samuel 12:13b
    • Contrast:
      • Adam and Eve
      • David
  • Psalm 51
    • Terms
      • Sin (verses 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 13)
      • Transgression (verses 1, 3, 13)
      • Iniquity (verses 2, 5, 9)
    • David's sin
      • Depraved heart
      • Not capable of making itself righteous
    • God establishes rebirth
    • David:
      • v1-2: seeks God's mercy
      • v3-5: confesses his sin
      • v6: only by God does he know his sin
      • v7-12: repents
      • v13-16: anticipates his response to God's mercy
      • v17: recognises the standard
      • v18-19: submits to God's response

Tags: · Old Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Les Henley · Psalms: Old Testament Worship · Psalms

Ecclesiastes 4 - How to Survive in the Real World (am)

November 29th, 2009 ·

A sermon on Ecclesiastes 4 by Les Henley at Morning Church on the 29th of November 2009.

Sermon outline:

  • Intro
  • "Under the Sun"
  • 1) Oppression (v1-3)
  • 2) Toil (v4-6)
  • 3) Building wealth (v7-8)
  • 4) Partnership (v9-12)
  • 5) Poor wisdom (v13-16)

Tags: · Old Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Les Henley · Ecclesiastes · Ecclesiastes: An Honest Look at Life