Category Archives: Sermons

People of the Book

A Reading from the Psalms Teach me, O Lord, the way of your statutes, and I will observe it to the end. Give me understanding, that I may keep your law and observe it with my whole heart. Lead me …

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Peace: Pass It On!

A Reading from the Letter to the Philippians Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will …

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Martha’s Confession

John 11:17-27 When Jesus arrived, he found that Lazarus had already been in the tomb four days.  Now Bethany was near Jerusalem, some two miles away, and many of the Jews had come to Martha and Mary to console them …

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Every Given Sunday

A Reading from Deuteronomy Observe the sabbath day and keep it holy, as the Lord your God commanded you. Six days you shall labor and do all your work. But the seventh day is a sabbath to the Lord your …

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The Church with a Hole in the Floor

The letter to the Hebrews is one of the more mysterious corners of scripture. We don’t know who wrote it, though of course there are more than a few guesses. We don’t know to whom it was written; the original …

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Any Time Now

A Reading from the Gospel of Luke ‘Do not be afraid, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom. Sell your possessions, and give alms. Make purses for yourselves that do not wear out, …

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Teach Us to Pray

A Reading from the Gospel of Luke Jesus was praying in a certain place, and after he had finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray, as John taught his disciples.” He said to them, …

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Marvelous Mysteries

A Reading from the Gospel of Luke  Now as they went on their way, he entered a certain village, where a woman named Martha welcomed him into her home.  She had a sister named Mary, who sat at the Lord’s …

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Prophet and Loss

A Reading from the Book of Amos This is what he showed me: the Lord was standing beside a wall built with a plumb line, with a plumb line in his hand. And the Lord said to me, “Amos, what …

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Near to You

A Reading from the Gospel According to Luke After this the Lord appointed seventy others and sent them on ahead of him in pairs to every town and place where he himself intended to go. He said to them, “The …

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