Sermons

  • Sunday, May 20, 2018
    Divided Tongues
    Acts 2:1-21: When the day of Pentecost had come, the disciples were all together in one place. And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting. Divided tongues, as of fire, appeared among them, and a tongue rested on each ...
  • Sunday, May 13, 2018
    Be Still and Listen
    This morning’s Gospel from John needs to be put into context in several ways. First, how it fits into the church year. Earlier this week, we marked the Feast of the Ascension. While that story is not told in John’s Gospel, it is assumed throughout the Christian faith. Next Sunday if Pentecost Sunday as we ...
  • Sunday, May 6, 2018
    Creed of St. Anthanasius
    John 15:9-17: Jesus said to his disciples, “As the Father has loved me, so I have loved you; abide in my love. If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and abide in his love. I have said these things to you so that ...
  • Sunday, April 29, 2018
    Big Old Cherry Tree
    John 15:1-8  May the words of my mouth and the meditations of all of our hearts be ever acceptable in your sight, O Lord, our rock and our redeemer… When I was in, I think, second or third grade, we had a homework assignment to count the trees in our backyard. And as a very fastidious ...
  • Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018
    He Is Alive
        John 20:1-18: Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb. So she ran and went to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one whom Jesus loved, and said to them, “They have ...