Sermons

September
10
2017

Sermon; Feast of St. John the Evangelist (tr) and Ministry Fair

Welcome to the annual St. John's Day Celebration and Ministry Fair. For those who pay attention to such things, the Feast of St. John is celebrated on December 27, but we received special...

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August
27
2017

Sermon; 12 Pentecost/Proper 16A; Romans 12:1-8

I don't preach on Romans very often. In fact, I believe this might be the first time I've done so. One of the basic reasons for this is that Romans is a long, carefully worded document from Paul...

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August
20
2017

Sermon; 11 Pentecost/Proper 15A; Matt. 15:10-28

Let the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart be always acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength and Redeemer.

I don't know about you, but this past week has been overly long. It...

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August
13
2017

Sermon; 10 Pentecost/Proper 14A; Matthew 14:22-33

Last week we celebrated the Feast of the Transfiguration. And while that was a good and proper thing to do (or, as the people in the BCP study learned, it was “very meet and right so to...

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August
6
2017

Sermon; Feast of the Transfiguration; Luke 9:28-36

Today is the Feast of the Transfiguration. We don't get to celebrate this feast very often because it has a fixed, non-transferable day of August 6. That being said, the BCP rubrics do state that...

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