Sermons

October
18
2020

Sermon; 20 Pentecost/Proper 24A; Matthew 22:15-22

If you've looked at your calendar recently you will have noticed that we are rapidly approaching the end of the church year. Deacon Sue pointed out to me recently that we only have three green...

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October
11
2020

Sermon (Dcn. Sue); 19 Pentecost/Proper 23A; Matthew 22:1-14

What a Debbie Downer Wedding Banquet!

We all have been there, a nightmare wedding reception.  There is one who knocks down two attendants vying for the bouquet.  Or someone who is...

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October
4
2020

Sermon; 18 Pentecost/Proper 22A; Feast of St. Francis

Today, October 4, is the Feast Day of Saint Francis of Assisi. According to the rules of the BCP, Sundays take precedence over any feast day that falls on a Sunday except for Christmas, Holy Name,...

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September
27
2020

Sermon; 17 Pentecost/Proper 21A; Philippians 2:1-13

At our diocesan convention two weeks ago Resolution 2020-06 was brought up for a vote. The title of the resolution is, “Racial Restitution and Reconciliation.” In short, this resolution...

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September
20
2020

Sermon; 16 Pentecost/Proper 20A; Ex. 16:2-15, Matt. 20:1-16

 

Several years ago the Episcopal Church adopted the Revised Common Lectionary as its standard Sunday lectionary. What this means, if you don't know, is that in Ordinary Time, the Sundays...

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