WORSHIP FROM THE RECTORY - last updated 19th September 2021 at 1.20am

The Audio PODCAST, service sheet, and sermon for the 16th Sunday after Trinity - 19th Sept 
are now available to download. 
Keep scrolling down this page until you find them.  

good shepherd

                                                                     The Good Shepherd wall painting from Lincoln Cathedral

Rev Chris has been putting together a service sheet with hymns, prayers, readings, and a sermon every Sunday and a few special holy days since March 2020 so you can continue worship with us within the comfort and warmth of your own home or garden. Thanks to Andy Mellett Brown from 'Heckington Living Community Radio' the services which Rev Chris records at home are broadcast on this internet radio station each Sunday at 11am. Just Google 'Heckington Living Community Radio' and you should find it. Afterwards it has been broadcast an audio PODCAST is available to download from this website (usually at 12 noon on the day of broadcast). For a copy of any of the PODCASTs, service sheets, or the sermons since March 2020 click on the links below. 
Each week members of our ministry team and others send in the intercessions as they usually do for church services and  as well as those written by Rev Chris, Rev Stephen, Canon Beverley or David Stark send in a written sermons which Rev Chris reads out in the service. Since we started these radio services at the end of March quite a library of sermons and audio PODCASTS has been building up so you can return to them to enjoy again or catch up with those you missed. Just keep scrolling down until you find the ones you are looking for,  they are in descending order with the oldest at the top.  

SERVICE SHEETS inc sermon and hymn words beginning with the oldest first

SUNDAY SERVICE - 29th MARCH 2020 - 5th Sunday of Lent

PALM SUNDAY SERVICE - 5th APRIL 2020

MAUNDY THURSDAY SERVICE

MAUNDY THURSDAY REFLECTIONS from Rev Al Jenkins

GOOD FRIDAY SERVICE

STATIONS OF THE CROSS from Rev Al Jenkins

EASTER SUNDAY SERVICE

2nd SUNDAY OF EASTER - 19th April 2020

3rd SUNDAY OF EASTER - 26th April 2020

4th SUNDAY OF EASTER - 3rd May 2020

5th SUNDAY OF EASTER - 10th May 2020

6th SUNDAY OF EASTER - 17th May 2020

ASCENSION DAY - 21st May

7th SUNDAY OF EASTER - 24th May 2020

PENTECOST SUNDAY - 31st May 2020

TRINITY SUNDAY - 7th June 2020

FIRST SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 14th June 2020

SECOND SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 21st June 2020

THIRD SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 28th June 2020

FOURTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 5th July 2020

FIFTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 12th July 2020

SIXTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 19th July 2020

SEVENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 26th July 2020

EIGHTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 2nd August 2020

NINTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 9th August 2020 

TENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 16th August 2020

ELEVENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 23rd August 2020

TWELFTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 30th August 2020

THIRTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 6th September 2020

FOURTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 13th September 2020

FIFTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 20th September 2020

SIXTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 27th September 2020

SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 4th October 2020

EIGHTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 11th October 2020

NINETEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 18th October 2020

LAST SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY 'BIBLE SUNDAY' - 25th October 2020 

ALL SAINTS SUNDAY - 1st November 2020

THE ACT OF REMEMBRANCE WITH TWO MINUTE SILENCE - 8th November 2020

REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY - 8th November 2020

SECOND SUNDAY BEFORE ADVENT - 15th November 2020

LAST SUNDAY BEFORE ADVENT - 'CHRIST THE KING' - 22nd November 2020 

ADVENT SUNDAY YEAR B - 29th November 2020

SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT - 6th December 2020

THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT - 13th December 2020

FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT - 20th December 2020

CHRISTMAS DAY - 25th December 2020

FIRST SUNDAY OF CHRISTMAS - 27th December 2020

NEW YEARS DAY - 1st January 2021

EPIPHANY SUNDAY - 3rd January 2021

SECOND SUNDAY OF EPIPHANY - 10th January 2021

THIRD SUNDAY OF EPIPHANY - 17th January 2021

FOURTH SUNDAY OF EPIPHANY - 24th January 2021

LAST SUNDAY OF EPIPHANY 'CANDLEMAS' - 31st January 2021

SECOND SUNDAY BEFORE LENT - 7th February 2021

SUNDAY NEXT BEFORE LENT - 14th February 2021

ASH WEDNESDAY - 17th February 2021

FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT - 21st February 2021

SECOND SUNDAY OF LENT - 28th February 2021

THIRD SUNDAY OF LENT - 7th March 2021

FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT - 14th March 2021

FIFTH SUNDAY OF LENT - 21st March 2021

PALM SUNDAY - 28th March 2021

MAUNDY THURSDAY - 1st April 2021

GOOD FRIDAY - 2nd April 2021

EASTER SUNDAY - 4th April 2021

SECOND SUNDAY OF EASTER - 11th April 2021

THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER - 18th April 2021

FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER - 25th April 2021

FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER - 2nd May 2021

SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER - 9th May 2021

ASCENSION DAY - 13th May 2021

SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER - 16th May 2021

PENTECOST SUNDAY 2021 - 23rd May 2021

TRINITY SUNDAY 2021 - 30th May 2021

FIRST SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 6th June 2021

SECOND SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 13th June 2021

THIRD SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 20th June 2021

FOURTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 27th June 2021

FIFTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 4th July 2021

SIXTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 11th July 2021

SEVENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 18th July 2021

EIGHTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 25th July 2021

NINTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 1st August 2021

TENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 8th August 2021

ELEVENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 15th August 2021

TWELTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 22nd August 2021

THIRTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 29th August 2021

FOURTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 5th September 2021

FIFTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 12th September 2021

SIXTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY (YEAR B) - 19th September 2021

SERMONS (printed version only)

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Sermon on Ezekiel 37 & John 11 on 29th March by Rev Chris

Sermon for Palm Sunday by Rev Chris

Sermon for Maundy Thursday by Rev Stephen

Sermon for Good Friday by Canon Beverley 

Sermon for Easter Sunday by Rev Chris

Sermon for 2nd Sunday of Easter by David Stark

Sermon for 3rd Sunday of Easter 'The Road to Emmaus' by Rev Chris

Sermon for 4th Sunday of Easter ' The Good Shepherd' by Rev Stephen

Sermon for 5th Sunday of Easter - 'In my Father's House are many dwellings' by Rev Chris

Sermon for 6th Sunday of Easter - 'To an unknown god' by Canon Beverley

Sermon for Ascension Day - 'Coming on the clouds of heaven' by Rev Chris

Sermon for 7th Sunday of Easter - 'Let us pray' by David Stark

Sermon for Pentecost Sunday by Rev Chris

Sermon for Trinity Sunday 'Holy Holy Holy' by Rev Chris

Sermon for First Sunday after Trinity  - 'Hospitality' by Rev Stephen

Sermon for Second Sunday after Trinity - 'Just whose side are you on?' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Third Sunday after Trinity - 'Dead to sin, alive in Christ' by Canon Beverley Stark

Sermon for Fourth Sunday after Trinity 'Love is in the air' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Fifth Sunday after Trinity 'The Sower' by David Stark

Sermon for sixth Sunday after Trinity - 'Jacob the Dreamer' by Rev Chris

Sermon for seventh Sunday after Trinity 'Parables of the Kingdom' by Rev Stephen 

Sermon for eighth Sunday after Trinity - 'Encounters & Blessings' by Rev Chris 

Sermon for ninth Sunday after Trinity - 'Keep your eyes upon Jesus' by David Stark

Sermon for tenth Sunday after Trinity - 'You meant it for evil' by Rev Chris

Sermon for eleventh Sunday after Trinity - 'Who do you say I am' by David Stark

Sermon for twelfth Sunday after Trinity - 'Go - I AM will be with you' by Rev Chris

Sermon for thirteenth Sunday after Trinity - 'The Passover' by Rev Chris

Sermon for fourteenth Sunday after Trinity - 'Between the devil & the deep blue sea' by Rev Chris

Sermon for fifteenth Sunday after Trinity - 'Grumbling and Generosity' by Rev Stephen

Sermon for sixteenth Sunday after Trinity - 'The battle belongs to the Lord' by Rev Chris

Sermon for seventeenth Sunday after Trinity - 'Rejoice in the Lord aways' by David Stark

Sermon for eighteenth Sunday after Trinity - 'The shock of the golden calf' by Rev Chris 

Sermon for nineteenth Sunday after Trinity - 'St Luke' by Rev Stephen

Sermon for the Last Sunday after Trinity/Bible Sunday - 'Hope on the mountain' by Rev Chris

Sermon for All Saints Sunday - 'Remembering Mordecai Ham' by Canon Beverley

Sermon for Remembrance Sunday - 'God's dream of peace' by Rev Chris 

Sermon for 2nd Sunday before Advent - 'Judgement warnings' by Rev Stephen 

Sermon for the Sunday before Advent - 'Christ the King' by Rev Chris 

Sermon for Advent Sunday Year B - 'Watch' by David Stark

Sermon for Advent Sunday & St Andrew's Day by Fiona Lightfoot

Sermon for 2nd Sunday of Advent - 'Comfort or Mercy' by Rev Chris

Sermon for 3rd Sunday of Advent - 'the work of the Spirit' by Rev Chris

Sermon for 4th Sunday of Advent - 'The promise to Mary' by Rev Stephen

Sermon for Christmas Day - 'Ponder the Wonder of it all' by Rev Chris

Sermon for 1st Sunday of Christmas - 'Shepherds and The Lamb' by Rev Chris 

Sermon for New Year's Day - 'Trust this Child to guide you' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Epiphany Sunday - 'Visit of the wise men' by Rev Stephen

Sermon for 2nd Sunday of Epiphany - 'Massacre at Bethlehem' by Rev Chris

Sermon for 3rd Sunday of Epiphany - 'The call of Samuel & Nathaniel' by Rev Stephen 

Sermon for 4th Sunday of Epiphany - 'A sign of the Kingdom' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Candlemas - 'The presentation of Jesus in the Temple' by David Stark 

Sermon for 2nd Sunday before Lent - 'The Early Years of Jesus' by Rev Chris

Sermon for the Sunday next before Lent - 'The Transfiguration' by Rev Stephen 

Sermon for Ash Wednesday 2021 - by Rev Chris

Sermon for 1st Sunday of Lent 2021 - 'Four Pictures' by Canon Beverley Stark

Sermon for 2nd Sunday of Lent 2021 - 'The 5 Sacred Covenants of God' Rev Chris

Sermon for 3rd Sunday of Lent 2021 - 'The foolishness of God' Rev Stephen 

Sermon for 4th Sunday of Lent 2021 - 'Infected by Sin' Rev Chris

Sermon for 5th Sunday of Lent 2021 - 'We want to see Jesus' by David Stark

Sermon for Palm Sunday 2021 - 'Ride on to die' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Maundy Thursday 2021 - 'A new commandment' by Rev Stephen

Sermon for Good Friday 2021 - 'Why' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Easter Sunday 2021 - 'He was heard' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Second Sunday of Easter 2021 - 'I believe in doubts' by Rev Chris 

Sermon for Third Sunday of Easter 2021 - 'The Gospel' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Fourth Sunday of Easter 2021 - 'Our Good Shepherd' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Fifth Sunday of Easter 2021 - 'God's love revealed in Christ' by Rev Stephen

Sermon for Sixth Sunday of Easter 2021 - 'Encounters at the Seaside' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Ascension Day 2021 - 'Why are you gazing upwards' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Seventh Sunday of Easter 2021 - 'Christ the source of life & truth' by Rev Stephen

Sermon for Pentecost Sunday 2021 - 'The Paracletos of Christ' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Trinity Sunday 2021 - 'Holy Holy Holy Lord God Almighty' by Rev Chris

Sermon for First Sunday after Trinity (Year B) 2021 - 'Corruption - an evil that effects us all' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Second Sunday after Trinity (Year B) 2021 - 'The Anointing of David' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Third Sunday after Trinity (Year B) 2021 - 'Power of God triumphs in adversity' by Rev Stephen

Sermon for 3rd Sunday after Trinity (Year B) 2021 - 'Facing giants in the armour of God' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Fourth Sunday after Trinity (Year B) 2021 - 'The Lord's Anointed' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Fifth Sunday after Trinity (Year B) 2021 - 'Nothing straightforward with God' by Rev Chris

Sermon for Sixth Sunday after Trinity (Year B) 2021 - 'God is not in a box' by Rev Chris 

Sermon for Seventh Sunday after Trinity (Year B) 2021 'Where is God to be found?' by Rev Stephen

Sermon for the 7th Sunday after Trinity (Year B) 2021 - 'God is not in a Temple made with hands' by Rev Chris

Sermon for the Eighth Sunday after Trinity (Year B) 2021 - 'Lights, camera, roll, action' by Rev Chris 

Sermon for the Ninth Sunday after Trinity (Year B) 2021 - 'Confrontation, Conviction, Contrition' by Rev Chris 

Sermon for the Tenth Sunday after Trinity 2021 - 'David introduces music into the worship of God' by Rev Chris

Sermon for the Eleventh Sunday after Trinity (Year B) 2021 - 'True Love' by Rev Stephen 

Sermon for the 11th Sunday after Trinity 2021 - 'Incest rape & murder in the royal household' by Rev Chris

Sermon for 12th Sunday after Trinity 2021 - 'Reconciliation but no repentance' by Rev Chris

Sermon for 13th Sunday after Trinity 2021 - 'A right royal coup' by Rev Chris

Sermon for 14th Sunday after Trinity 2021 - 'Advice, Guidance & Temptation' by Rev Chris

Sermon for 15th Sunday after Trinity 2021 - 'David's acts of grace & forgiveness' by Rev Chris

Sermon for 16th Sunday after Trinity 2021 - 'The mystery of David's census' by David Stark

AUDIO PODCASTS FROM RADIO BROADCASTS

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The Sunday Radio services are put together by Rev Chris, featuring sermons and prayers written by him and others in our group of parishes. They feature songs and hymns you can sing along with, or listen to as well. There is now quite a library of recordings if you want to go back and listen again.  Our thanks go to Andy Mellett Brown of Heckington Living Community Radio for coming up with idea of an Internet Radio station for our village and making these Sunday service broadcasts possible. 
The station broadcast lots of other interesting programmes made by local people, so do have a listen. This also includes 'Sounds on the Sunny Side' - which follows the Sunday Service each week. It is an hour or so of music from the past 50 years chosen by Rev Chris to enjoy whilst you prepare your Sunday lunch. It is repeated on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9am.  

HECKINGTON LIVING COMMUNITY RADIO LINK :
Google -  'Heckington Living Community Radio'. 

HOW TO LISTEN TO THE PODCASTS
To hear the Sunday Service PODCASTS that were originally broadcast on Heckington Living Community Radio double click on the particular link below. It will automatically down load the service to your computer or tablet. Then go to the downloads menu of your computer or tablet and when you find it click on it and it should begin to play using your computers audio system which may need the volume turned up. Enjoy.

SUNDAY SERVICE PODCAST - 29th March 2020

Palm Sunday PODCAST - 5th April 2020

Maundy Thursday PODCAST - 9th April 2020

Good Friday PODCAST - 10th April 2020

Easter Sunday PODCAST - 12th April 2020

2nd Sunday of Easter PODCAST - 19th April 2020

3rd Sunday of Easter PODCAST - 26th April 2020

4th Sunday of Easter PODCAST - 3rd May 2020

5th Sunday of Easter PODCAST - 10th May 2020

6th Sunday of Easter PODCAST - 17th May 2020

Ascension Day PODCAST - 21st May 2020

7th Sunday of Easter PODCAST - 24th May 2020

Pentecost Sunday PODCAST - 31st May 2020

Trinity Sunday PODCAST - 7th June 2020

First Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 14th June 2020

Second Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 21st June 2020

Third Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 28th June 2020

Fourth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 5th July 2020

Fifth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 12th July 2020

Sixth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 19th July 2020

Seventh Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 26th July 2020

Eighth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 2nd August 2020

Ninth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - - 9th August 2020

Tenth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 16th August 2020

Eleventh Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 23rd August 2020

Twelfth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 30th August 2020

Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 6th September 2020 

Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 13th September 2020

Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 20th September 2020

Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 27th September 2020

Seventeenth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 4th October 2020

Eighteenth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 11th October 2020

Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity/St Lukes Day PODCAST - 18th October 2020 

Last Sunday after Trinity/Bible Sunday PODCAST - 25th October 2020

All Saints Sunday PODCAST - 1st November 2020

Remembrance Sunday PODCAST - 8th November 2020

Act of Remembrance PODCAST - 8th & 11th November 2020

Second Sunday before Advent PODCAST - 15th November 2020

Sunday before Advent - Christ the King PODCAST - 22nd November 2020 

Advent Sunday PODCAST - 29th November 2020

Second Sunday of Advent PODCAST - 6th December 2020

Third Sunday of Advent PODCAST - 13th December 2020 

Fourth Sunday of Advent PODCAST - 20th December 2020

Christmas Day PODCAST - 25th December 2020

First Sunday of Christmas PODCAST - 27th December 2020

New Year's Day PODCAST - 1st January 2021

Epiphany Sunday PODCAST - 3rd January 2021

Second Sunday of Epiphany - 10th January 2021

Third Sunday of Epiphany - 17th January 2021

Fourth Sunday of Epiphany - 24th January 2021

Fifth Sunday of Epiphany (Candlemas) - 31st January 2021

Second Sunday before Lent (Early Years of Jesus) - 7th February 2021 

Sunday next before Lent - 14th February 2021

Ash Wednesday - 17th February 2021

First Sunday of Lent - 21st February 2021

Second Sunday of Lent - 28th February 2021

Third Sunday of Lent - 7th March 2021

Fourth Sunday of Lent - 14th March 2021

Fifth Sunday of Lent - 21st March 2021

Palm Sunday - 28th March 2021

Maundy Thursday - 1st April 2021

Good Friday - 2nd April 2021

Easter Sunday - 4th April 2021

Second Sunday of Easter - 11th April 2021

Third Sunday of Easter - 18th April 2021

Fourth Sunday of Easter - 25th April 2021 

Fifth Sunday of Easter - 2nd May 2021

Sixth Sunday of Easter - 9th May 2021

Ascension Day 2021 - 13th May 2021

Seventh Sunday of Easter - 16th May 2021

Pentecost Sunday 2021 - 23rd May 2021

Trinity Sunday 2021 - 30th May 2021

First Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 6th June 2021

Second Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 13th June 2021

Third Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 20th June 2021

Fourth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 27th June 2021

Fifth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 4th July 2021

Sixth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 11th July 2021

Seventh Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 18th July 2021

Eighth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 25th July 2021

Ninth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 1st August 2021

Tenth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 8th August 2021

Eleventh Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 15th August 2021

Twelfth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 22nd August 2021 

Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 29th August 2021

Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 5th September 2021

Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 12th September 2021

Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity PODCAST - 19th September 2021

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