Category Archives: Sermons

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In Ordinary Times

A Reading from the Book of Genesis So he said, “I am Abraham’s servant. The Lord has greatly blessed my master, and he has become wealthy; he has given him flocks and herds, silver and gold, male and female slaves, …

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The Voice of the Boy

A Reading from the Book of Genesis The child grew, and was weaned; and Abraham made a great feast on the day that Isaac was weaned. But Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, whom she had borne to …

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When Do We Get to Laugh Again?

A Reading from the Book of Genesis The Lord appeared to Abraham by the oaks of Mamre, as he sat at the entrance of his tent in the heat of the day. He looked up and saw three men standing …

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The Mark

A Reading from the Book of Genesis Now the man knew his wife Eve, and she conceived and bore Cain, saying, “I have produced a man with the help of the Lord. ”Next she bore his brother Abel. Now Abel …

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Put Things in Order

A Reading from Paul’s Second Letter to the Corinthians Finally, brothers and sisters, farewell. Put things in order, listen to my appeal, agree with one another, live in peace; and the God of love and peace will be with you. …

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As the Spirit Gave Them

A Reading from the Book of Acts When the day of Pentecost had come, they 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 …

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Real Time

A Reading from the Book of Acts So when they had come together, they asked him, “Lord, is this the time when you will restore the kingdom to Israel?” He replied, “It is not for you to know the times …

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Where Sheep & Cretans Lie

A Reading from the Gospel of John ‘If you love me, you will keep my commandments. And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate, to be with you for ever. This is the Spirit of …

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Hold My Coat

A Reading from the Acts of the Apostles When they heard these things, they became enraged and ground their teeth at Stephen. But filled with the Holy Spirit, he gazed into heaven and saw the glory of God and Jesus …

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Bad Feet

A Reading from Paul’s Second Letter to the Corinthians I know a person in Christ who fourteen years ago was caught up to the third heaven–whether in the body or out of the body I do not know; God knows. …

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