Sermons

April
14
2022

Sermon; Maundy Thursday 2022

On March 8, 2020, we gathered for the final time before COVID forced us to close the doors to the church indefinitely and stop doing what we were doing. We may have had an inkling of what was to...

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April
10
2022

Sermon; Palm Sunday C; Luke 22:14 - 23:56

I don't normally preach on this day. I know that, according to the rubrics of the BCP, a sermon is required at every celebration of the Eucharist; but on Palm/Passion Sunday when we have gone from...

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April
3
2022

Sermon; Lent 5C; John 12:1-8

Today's gospel begins with a dinner party for Jesus. Exactly one chapter earlier we have the story of Jesus raising Lazarus from the dead. So it's not that far-fetched to think this dinner is given...

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March
27
2022

Sermon; Lent 4C; Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32

The parable of the prodigal son is one of those parables that only occurs in Luke. It is one of those stories that has become so familiar that we sometimes miss what is being said. It's so familiar...

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March
13
2022

Sermon; Lent 2C; Luke 13:31-35

Last week I talked about shortcuts and how our wish to get to our desired outcome can be a source of temptation. Jesus was tempted to shortcut his ministry with people by turning stones into bread....

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