Sermons

November
27
2022

First Sunday in Advent

Happy Advent! Today marks the beginning of Advent, the season when we prepare for the coming of Christ, a season when we hear again the Church’s emphasis on hope and future. Part of what we...

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November
20
2022

Sermon; Christ the King Sunday

Today is the 24th Sunday after Pentecost. It is the last Sunday of the long, green season of Ordinary Time. Next week begins a new year and the beginning of “liturgical time.” What I...

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October
23
2022

Proper 25C; Luke 18:9-14

My Wednesday Word last week touched on following Jesus as art, not science. I hadn't ever put discipleship into those words before, but the more I think about it, the more I like it.

In science...

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October
9
2022

Proper 23C; Luke 17:11-19

On his determined journey to Jerusalem, Jesus encounters a variety of people. He is also collecting people who develop a parade or convoy of sorts. Today this band of people enters a village where...

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October
2
2022

Proper 22C; Luke 17:5-10

Christian discipleship is based on invitation. Christ himself never mandated that people follow him, it was always an invitation and people were free to accept or decline. Jesus told the fishermen,...

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