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Sermons from 2020

In the Event of an Emergency

The Reverend Matt Gaventa

September 20, 2020
Matthew 18:1-14

A Reading from the Gospel of Matthew At that time the disciples came to Jesus and asked, ‘Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?’ He called a child, whom he put among them, and said, ‘Truly I tell …

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Wild at Heart

The Reverend Matt Gaventa

September 13, 2020
Matthew 13:31-33

A Reading from the Gospel of Matthew Jesus put before them another parable: “The kingdom of God is like a mustard seed that someone took and sowed in his field; it is the smallest of all the seeds, but when …

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Weeds and Wheat

SPM Intern Rachel Watson

September 6, 2020
Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43

A Reading from the Gospel of Matthew: He put before them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven may be compared to someone who sowed good seed in his field; but while everyone was asleep, an enemy came and sowed weeds …

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Good Earth

The Reverend Matt Gaventa

August 30, 2020
Matthew 13:1-9, 19-23

The Parable of the Sower That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat beside the lake. Such great crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat there, while the whole crowd stood on …

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Stories that Jesus Imparts

The Reverend Matt Gaventa

August 23, 2020
Matthew 13:10-17

A Reading from the Gospel of Matthew Then the disciples came and asked him, “Why do you speak to them in parables?” He answered, “To you it has been given to know the secrets of the kingdom of heaven, but …

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Power-Hungry

The Reverend Matt Gaventa

August 16, 2020
Genesis 45:1-15

A Reading from the Book of Genesis Then Joseph could no longer control himself before all those who stood by him, and he cried out, “Send everyone away from me.” So no one stayed with him when Joseph made himself …

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The Pits

The Reverend Matt Gaventa

August 9, 2020
Genesis 37:1-11, 18-28

A Reading from the Book of Genesis Jacob settled in the land where his father had lived as an alien, the land of Canaan. This is the story of the family of Jacob. Joseph, being seventeen years old, was shepherding …

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Help Us to See

The Reverend Karen Greif

August 2, 2020
Genesis 32: 22-32

A Reading from the Book of Genesis The same night he got up and took his two wives, his two maids, and his eleven children, and crossed the ford of the Jabbok. He took them and sent them across the …

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For Nothing?

The Reverend Austin Shelley

July 26, 2020
Genesis 29:15-28

A Reading from the Book of Genesis Then Laban said to Jacob, “Because you are my kinsman, should you therefore serve me for nothing? Tell me, what shall your wages be?” Now Laban had two daughters; the name of the …

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Land of Enchantment

the Reverend Dr. David Evans

July 19, 2020
Genesis 28:10-19a

Genesis 28:10-19a Jacob left the town of Beersheba and started out for Haran. At sunset he stopped for the night and went to sleep, resting his head on a large rock. In a dream he saw a ladder that reached …

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