Sermons

September
13
2020

Sermon; Saint John's Day (tr)

Today is our annual celebration of our Patron Saint, John the Apostle and Evangelist.

John was a fisherman, along with his brother James and father Zebedee. James and John, along with Peter, make...

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September
6
2020

Sermon; 14 Pentecost/Proper 18A; Matt. 18:15-20; Rom. 13:8-14

There's a three-letter word . . . begins with “S” . . . that the Church really doesn't like to deal with. That word is . . . . No! Not that one . . . shame on you! ;) The word is,...

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August
30
2020

Sermon (Dcn. Sue); 13 Pentecost/Proper 17A; Matthew 16:21-28

I know a lot about grass.  The kind you mow.  I’ve been mowing lawns since I was nine years old.  That was when I was 4 foot 10 and weighed 89 lbs.  My parents bought a...

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August
23
2020

Sermon; 12 Pentecost/Proper 16A; Exodus 1:8 - 2:10

Today's gospel passage is the famous, “Who do you say that I am?” Jesus first asks the disciples who the general population says he is, then asks them more directly who they say he is,...

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August
16
2020

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

When dealing with Scripture, or anything for that matter, context is important. At its most basic level, context rounds out a story so we can fully understand what is going on. At its most...

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