Sermons

September
15
2019

Sermon; 14 Pentecost/Proper 19C; Luke 15:1-10

Today we get two very familiar parables: that of the one lost sheep and that of the one lost coin. We have heard these parables so many times we probably are already mentally jumping to the end . ....

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September
8
2019

Sermon; Proper 18C; Luke 14:25-33

“So, therefore, none of you can become my disciple if you do not give up all your possessions.”

As we begin the pledge drive, this is the message we get from today's gospel passage. I...

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September
1
2019

Sermon; Proper 17C; Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16

Today is the last of our four readings from the Letter to the Hebrews. Two weeks ago when I preached on Hebrews I neglected to give some background information, so here's a little of that for you.

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August
18
2019

Sermon; Proper 15C; Hebrews 11:29 - 12:2

Last week we began a stretch that will cover four weeks from the Letter to the Hebrews. That passage opened up with this sentence: “Faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction...

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July
14
2019

Sermon; 5 Pentecost/Proper 10C; Luke 10:25-37

“What is written in the Law? What do you read there?”

This was Jesus' answer to the question, “What must I do to inherit eternal life?” Answering a question with a question...

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