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Sermons from 2016

Christmas Eve Homily

The Reverend Krystal Leedy

December 24, 2016
Luke 2:1-20

  A reading from the Gospel of Luke: In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered. This was the first registration and was taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria. All …

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Ask for the Moon!

Dr. David Evans

December 21, 2016
Isaiah 7:10-17

  There is way too much going on in the first few chapters of the prophet Isaiah for a short sermon. So by way of setting the context, let me just say this:  nothing much has changed in three millennia. …

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A Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols

December 11, 2016

It’s a Tradition! The Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols tradition we share each year originated in its present form on Christmas Eve at King’s College, Cambridge, in 1918. Thanks to its world-wide broadcasts since early mid 20th Century, it …

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Fragile Hope

Dr. David Evans

December 4, 2016
Isaiah 11:1-10

    The armies of the mighty nation of Assyria are even now sitting on the doorstep of Jerusalem.  Like Sherman’s march to the sea during the last days of the Civil War, the powerful Assyrian army overwhelms everything in …

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Light One Candle

Reverend John Leedy

November 27, 2016
Isaiah 2:1-5

  A reading from Isaiah… The word that Isaiah son of Amoz saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem. In days to come    the mountain of the Lord’s house shall be established as the highest of the mountains,    and shall be raised …

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“The King Who Never Turned His Back on Anyone”

Dr. David Evans

November 20, 2016
Colossians 1:11-22; Luke 23:33-43

Colossians 1:11-22 May you be made strong with all the strength that comes from his glorious power, and may you be prepared to endure everything with patience, while joyfully giving thanks to the Father, who has enabled* you* to share …

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An Answer to Prayer / Remarks on Stewardship

Dr. David Evans, President Ted Wardlaw

November 13, 2016
Luke 21:1-2

  All fall we have been on a journey with Jesus. We have wandered through the whole area of Palestine. We have had many adventures along the way we have had many adventures along the way, and we have met …

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Desperate To See Jesus

Dr. David Evans

October 30, 2016
Luke 19:1-10

  We have been journeying with Jesus for the past two months now.   We are following as Jesus makes his way to Jerusalem and eventually to the cross.   Along the way we keep meeting rich men. Today we are in Jericho. Hear …

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Other Peculiar People

Meg Vail, APTS Intern

October 23, 2016
Luke 18:9-14

A reading from the Gospel of Luke: He also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and regarded others with contempt: ‘Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and …

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There Was a Rich Man: Part II

Dr. David Evans

September 25, 2016
Luke 16:19-31

  We are in our second week of immersing ourselves in the 16th chapter of the gospel of Luke. Last week we considered the strange story of the dishonest manager and I want to than you for the conversations that …

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