Sermons

February
17
2021

Sermon; Ash Wednesday

Today, more than any other day on the Church calendar, we are reminded of our own mortality. In a few minutes I will ask you to kneel before the Lord as a mark of our mortal nature. And a few...

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February
7
2021

Sermon; Epiphany 5B; Mark 1:29-30

The Gospel of Mark begins with this sentence: “The beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ, the Son of God.” And then Mark plows ahead into the story. He rapidly moves from John the...

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January
31
2021

Sermon; Epiphany 4B; Mark 1:21-28

“Just then there was in their synagogue a man with an unclean spirit . . .”

So I went down a rabbit hole with this one.

For starters, I followed an online conversation thread that began...

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January
24
2021

Sermon; Epiphany 3B; Mark 1:14-20

Today we have Mark's version of the calling of the first disciples. Last week we heard from the Gospel of John as Jesus called Philip and Andrew, but today we're in Mark and get his version of the...

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January
17
2021

Sermon; Epiphany 2B; 1 Samuel 3:1-10, John 1:43-51

During the first few Sundays of the Epiphany season we hear stories related to the revelation of Jesus and the calling of disciples. Obviously the Epiphany story itself with the wise men seeing the...

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