Sermons

"Digesting Grace" Proper 11A

July 23, 2017
Genesis 28:10-19a
Proper 11A
May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength and my Redeemer. Amen.
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The Scarlet Letter - 3rd Pentecost

Proper 7 - Year A (Pentecost 3) Matthew 10:24-39     One evening several weeks ago, I read a story in the Chatham Courier about a resident’s objections to some public art in Chatham Read more

Proper 6 Year A

June 19, 2017
Genesis 18:1-15, (21:1-7)
Proper 6 Year A
And Sarah laughed.
Yeah, she laughed, because - we imagine - for most of her long life up to that point, all she could do was cry.
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Pentecost: "How does that make you feel?"

The Feast of Pentecost, Year A
June 4, 2017
John 20:19-23
Most hospitals have pastoral care offices, and chaplains make rounds, just like doctors or social workers, visiting with patients and their families during some of the most critical times of their lives.
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The Best We Can Be: Easter 4

Easter 4 – Year A
Acts 2:42-47
Psalm 23
1 Peter 2:19-25
John 10:1-10 [Note: All non-scriptural quotations and all biographical data about John Elder Robison in this sermon are from his book Switched On: A Memoir of Brain Change and Emotional Awakening.] Read more

Do Not Let Your Hearts Be Troubled: Easter 5

Easter 5 Year A
Sunday, May 14, 2017
John 14:1-14
May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength and my Redeemer. Amen.
As many of you know, I spent my undergraduate years at a very small liberal arts college in Tennessee.
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Palm Sunday: "Walk with me"

Palm Sunday Year A
Matthew 21:1-11
April 9, 2017
“Walk with me”
From the beginning of time, words have formed life.
In Genesis, for example, naming the plants and animals in the Garden of Eden brought them into being.
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Lent 4A: A Pharisee's Transformation

Lent 4 Year A
March 26, 2017
John 9:1-41
“A Pharisee’s Transformation” Read more

Lent 2A: The Circle of Security

Lent 2 Year A
March 12, 2017
Genesis 12:1-4a
May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength and my Redeemer. Amen.
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"Behold, I am doing a new thing!

Epiphany 6 Year A Annual Report February 12, 2017 In the Name of God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Amen.  Read more

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