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Sermons from 2019

Another Silent Night

the Reverend Krystal Leedy

December 29, 2019
Matthew 2:13-23

A Reading from the Gospel of Matthew Now after they had left, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Get up, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt, and remain there …

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Christmas Eve Homily 2019

the Reverend Matt Gaventa

December 24, 2019
Luke 2:1-18

Audio not available. 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 …

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Something in the Air

The Reverend Matt Gaventa

December 23, 2019
Luke 1:5-13

A Reading from the Gospel of Luke In the days of King Herod of Judea, there was a priest named Zechariah, who belonged to the priestly order of Abijah. His wife was a descendant of Aaron, and her name was …

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Good News in Bad Taste

The Reverend Matt Gaventa

December 8, 2019
Mark 1:1-8

A Reading from the Gospel of Mark The beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. As it is written in the prophet Isaiah, “See, I am sending my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare …

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Keep in Touch

The Reverend Krystal Leedy

December 1, 2019
Luke 1:24-45

Right before this passage, an angel makes an announcement about the birth of John the Baptist is foretold to his father, Zechariah, a priest. Elizabeth, his wife, is a descendant of Aaron. Zechariah loses his ability to speak because he …

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Where the Lord Stands

The Reverend Matt Gaventa

November 24, 2019
Jeremiah 23:1-6

A Reading from the Book of Jeremiah Woe to the shepherds who destroy and scatter the sheep of my pasture! says the LORD. Therefore thus says the LORD, the God of Israel, concerning the shepherds who shepherd my people: It …

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One to Listen

The Reverend Matt Gaventa

November 17, 2019
2 Thessalonians 2:1-17

A Reading from Paul’s Second Letter to the Thessalonians As to the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and our being gathered together to him, we beg you, brothers and sisters, not to be quickly shaken in mind or alarmed, either …

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and Love One Another

The Reverend Matt Gaventa

November 10, 2019
Matthew 22:34-40

A Reading from the Gospel of Matthew When the Pharisees heard that he had silenced the Sadducees, they gathered together, and one of them, a lawyer, asked him a question to test him. “Teacher, which commandment in the law is the greatest?” He …

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Holy One

The Reverend John Leedy

November 3, 2019
Ephesians 6:18; John 17:1-11, 20-24

A Reading from the Letter to the Ephesians Pray in the Spirit at all times in every prayer and supplication. To that end keep alert and always persevere in supplication for all the saints. A Reading from the Gospel of …

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More than Words

Austin Seminary Intern Savannah Demuynck

October 27, 2019
Hebrews 11:1-3; James 2:14-26

 A Reading from Hebrews Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. Indeed, by faith our ancestors received approval. By faith we understand that the worlds were prepared by the word of …

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