Sermon for Pentecost, Year A, May 31, 2020

Acts 2:1-21,   Psalm 104: 25-35, 37,  1 Corinthians 12:3b-13, John 20:19-23                 I preached my first Sunday here at St. Paul’s on Pentecost three years ago.  I shared then, how my plans were …

Sermon for Easter 7, Year A, May 24, 2020

Acts 1:6-14, Psalm 68:1-10, 33-36,  1 Peter 4:12-14; 5:6-11,   John 17:1-11 Memorial Day           “Lord is this time,” the apostles ask the resurrected Christ, “when you will restore the kingdom of …

Easter 6, Year A, May 17, 2020

Acts 17:22-31, Psalm 66:7-18, 1 Peter 3:13-22, John 14:15-21 People I talk with seem to be experiencing much of what I have been experiencing.  I get restless and want to …

Sermon for Easter 4, Year A, May 3, 2020

Acts 2:42-47                        Psalm 23                                              1 Peter 2:19-25                                  John 10:1-10 Our online services began on March 19th with our weekday Morning Prayer and on March 22nd with Sunday Worship.  It has …

Sermon for Easter 3, Year A, April 26, 2020

Acts 2:14a, 36-41,  Psalm 116:1-3, 10-17, 1 Peter 1:17-23, Luke 24:13-35           This past week, our bishop met with clergy and some other church leaders from across the state to discuss …

Sermon for March 29, 2020 Lent 5, Year A

Ezekiel 37:1-14                       Psalm 130                   Romans 8:6-11                        John 11:1-45         Over these past two weeks I have learned a great deal about how to be with others without being physically present.  …

Sermon for Lent 2, Year A, March 8, 2020

Genesis 12:1-4a                                Psalm 121                            Romans 4:1-5, 13-17                       John 3:1-17           One day in my Old Testament class, our professor, James Sanders, said that whenever the people of Israel defined God …