Sermons

January
2
2022

Sermon; 2nd Sunday after Christmas Day; Matthew 2:1-12

Merry Christmas, everyone.

Today is the 9th Day of Christmas, and the Second Sunday after Christmas Day. The lectionary gives us three options for gospel readings today: one from Matthew telling of...

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December
25
2021

Sermon; Christmas Day

Merry Christmas.

When Christmas falls on a Saturday, like this year, I refer to this weekend as the Holy Triduum of the Incarnation. The Triduum, if you remember, is/are the three great days of...

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December
24
2021

Sermon, Christmas Eve, 4 pm

Merry Christmas!

On my Twitter feed last week another clergy person wrote, “One of my biggest liturgical shifts since ordination has been becoming a 100 percent Christmas pageant...

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December
24
2021

Sermon; Christmas Eve; 11 pm

Merry Christmas!

How many of you enjoy holiday/Christmas movies or specials? I know there are people out there who live for the Hallmark Christmas Movie season. I'm not one of them. But I do have...

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December
12
2021

Sermon; Advent 3C; Luke 3:7-18

Today is the Third Sunday of Advent and, according to the banner on the Advent wreath, it is the Sunday of Joy. It's the Sunday of Joy because we pray that God's power will be stirred up and come...

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