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Coronavirus update

While we are unable to meet in person, Rugby Baptist Church's services have gone online. You can find the sermons below, but please see our Video page for a fuller experience. We hope they will bless you, and God be with you in this season.

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The fullness of Christ (Ephesians 1:15-23)Peter den Haan15th March 202017,066 Kb
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'I pray also that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened…' How often do we pray that prayer? We focus on the ways Jesus and the church relate.
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A song in the desert (Psalm 22)Peter den Haan8th March 202014,168 Kb
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Psalm 22 takes us from the agony of abandonment to victory. We together are the church because Christ has travelled that road to purchase redemption for us.
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Coming home (Mark 4:1‒9)Alison Mackay8th March 202012,691 Kb
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For our anniversary service, Alison reflects on four parables: the sower, the prodigal son, the lost sheep, and the good Samaritan.
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Getting to know God (Psalm 19)Mary Stringer1st March 202023,907 Kb
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'The heavens declare the glory of God', but we can walk with him in a more personal way. Mary explores this psalm with us.
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A life of spiritual blessing (1:1-14)Peter den Haan1st March 202016,296 Kb
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We open the letter to the Ephesians, and explore what it means to be a church family of those who are blessed in Christ by the Father's will.
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Walk of the upright (Psalm 15)Peter den Haan23rd February 202023,054 Kb
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Lord , who may dwell in your sacred tent? We explore the thumbnail sketch Psalm 15 gives of what it means to live God's way - and what that means for our character.
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Walking God's way (John 17:20-26)Jane Robson23rd February 202013,394 Kb
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God will level the mountains: but we are to walk the road as one, in him, with grace and love, the way Jesus has prayed for us.
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When life hurts (Psalm 5)Peter den Haan16th February 202022,739 Kb
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'Listen to my words, Lord, consider my lament. Hear my cry for help, my King and my God, for to you I pray.' David turns to God from a place of pain - and so can we.
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A path out of the past (Matthew 18:21-35)Peter den Haan16th February 202021,583 Kb
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God can break the hold of the past, but it may just be the hardest thing you'll ever do.
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Songs of PraiseMiscellaneous9th February 202021,811 Kb
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Once every few months we ask people to pick a song or hymn and tell us why it is meaningful to them. Featuring: Come, now is the time to worship (Joe); Above all powers (Graham); Nothing is impossible (Virginia); Lord, for the years (Emma); New wine (Gill); Come people of the risen King (Brian).
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Following well (Exodus 18:13-26; Matthew 28:16-20)David Fleming2nd February 202023,206 Kb
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From the Great Commission and Moses' appointment of leaders at Jethro's suggestion, David reflects with us on the importance of following well.
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Birds of a feather (Mark 2:13-17)David Fleming2nd February 202013,314 Kb
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David reflects with us on Jesus' attitude to Levi's sin, and what that means for us missionally.
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Unexpected provision (2 Kings 4:1-7; John 2: 1-11)Peter Walls26th January 202024,328 Kb
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We often look to what we have not, rather than to what we have. Yet in God's grace, what we have may be enough to get through.
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Living a meaningful life (Psalm 1)Peter den Haan19th January 202025,079 Kb
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We start a new series Songs from the Muck of Life, reading through a selection of 16 psalms that between them encompass everything that life and faith can throw at us. Psalm 1 puts a stark dilemma before us. What do we choose: the path of the righteous, or the path of the wicked?
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A way through the sea (Exodus 14:1–31)Peter den Haan19th January 202022,437 Kb
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God can make a way in our circumstances - but we must not let fear dominate our vision.
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Being or doing? (James 2:14-26)David Higham12th January 202014,770 Kb
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What is more important: who we are, or what we do? If we are saved by faith, then why are works important? David explores whether we need to choose.
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Jesus pitched his tent amongst us! (John 1:1-14)Anthony Orr12th January 202021,232 Kb
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With the help of the opening of John's gospel, we continue reflect on what we celebrate in Jesus' coming.
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What we’ve learned (Romans 15:14–22)Peter den Haan5th January 202017,961 Kb
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We go over the previous seven weeks and put the territory covered in the larger context of the mission of God and our own place within it.
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