Category Archives: Sermons

Love Isn’t Enough

Ash Wednesday February 14, 2018 Today is a celebration of love. Yes, both Valentine’s Day and Ash Wednesday. And you will find plenty of sentiments in both the Hallmark aisle and the Christian church about the power of love. If we could all just love a little more. If love really was all there is. […]

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Clouds of Belovedness

Transfiguration of Our Lord Sunday, February 11, 2018 Listen to today’s gospel reading and sermon: 2Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and John, and led them up a high mountain apart, by themselves. And he was transfigured before them, 3and his clothes became dazzling white, such as no one on earth […]

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The “Church” Miracle

5th Sunday after Epiphany February 4, 2018 Listen to today’s gospel reading and sermon: 29As soon as [Jesus and the disciples] left the synagogue, they entered the house of Simon and Andrew, with James and John. 30Now Simon’s mother-in-law was in bed with a fever, and they told him about her at once. 31He came […]

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Demons Be Gone!

Sunday, January 28, 2018 4th Sunday after Epiphany Listen to today’s gospel reading and sermon: 21[Jesus and his disciples] went to Capernaum; and when the sabbath came, he entered the synagogue and taught.22They were astounded at his teaching, for he taught them as one having authority, and not as the scribes. 23Just then there was […]

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A Miracle of Faith

3rd Sunday after Epiphany January 21, 2018 Listen to today’s gospel reading and sermon: 14Now after John was arrested, Jesus came to Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God, 15and saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God has come near; repent, and believe in the good news.”   16As Jesus passed along […]

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Breathing Out

Baptism of Our Lord (transferred) Sunday, January 14, 2018 Listen to today’s gospel reading and sermon here: 1In the beginning when God created the heavens and the earth, 2the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters. 3Then […]

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Another Set of Footprints

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Epiphany of Our Lord (transferred) Sunday, January 7, 2018 1In the time of King Herod, after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem, 2asking, “Where is the child who has been born king of the Jews? For we observed his star at its rising, and have come […]

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Enough is Enough

First Sunday of Christmas December 31, 2017 Listen to the gospel reading and sermon here:   22When the time came for their purification according to the law of Moses, [Joseph and Mary] brought [Jesus] up to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord 23(as it is written in the law of the Lord, “Every firstborn […]

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Holy Disruption

Christmas Eve 2017 1In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered. 2This was the first registration and was taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria. 3All went to their own towns to be registered. 4Joseph also went from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea, […]

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Finding Your Voice

3rd Sunday of Advent December 17, 2017 Listen to today’s gospel reading and sermon here: 6There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. 7He came as a witness to testify to the light, so that all might believe through him. 8He himself was not the light, but he came to testify to […]

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