Sermons from October 2019

Sermons from October 2019

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God’s Mercy Covers Us: Pentecost 20

Twentieth sunday After Pentecost: October 27, 2019 Year C, Proper 25: Joel 2:23-32;  Psalm 84:1-6; 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 16-17; Luke 18:9-14 At the time of posting, there was no audio recording of this sermon. Parables are a little bit like Halloween in that they full of attractive features – outsized characters, bright colors. We welcomed more than a few of those outsized characters and brightly colored costumes right out in the front of the church yesterday. Among the outsized characters…
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Pray Without Ceasing: Pentecost 19

Ninteenth sunday After Pentecost: October 20, 2019 Year C, Proper 24: Genesis 32:22-31;  Psalm 121; 2 Timothy 3:14-4:5; Luke 18:1-8 CLICK HERE to listen to an audio recording of this sermon. Bishop Susan Goff was our homilist today. There is no transcript of her sermon, but we encourage you to listen to this sermon of love and hope. “The church is not dying. The church is the body of Christ, and it is not dying, but it is certainly changing.”…
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Gratitude Fuels Faith: Pentecost 18

Eighteenth sunday After Pentecost: October 13, 2019 Year C, Proper 23: Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7;  Psalm 66:1-11; Timothy 2:8-15, 16-17; Luke 17:11-19 CLICK HERE to listen to the audio recording of this sermon. “Then one of them, when he saw that he was healed, turned back, praising God with a loud voice.” Jesus walked a lot. He covered a vast length of miles in the very short period of his ministry. It is evident from the stories about him that he…