Sermons from March 2020

Sermons from March 2020

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Come Out and Live: Lent 5

The Fifth Sunday in Lent: March 29, 2020 Year A: Ezekiel 37:1-14; Psalm 130; Romans 8:6-11; John 11:1-45 At the time of this posting, there was no audio recording of this sermon. Today we hear about death and new life, about the end of some things, and, perhaps, the beginning of others. Death is always a topic close to home, one that seems to get closer every year. With what’s happening in the world around us, and on the eve…
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Live as Children of the Light: Lent 4

The Fourth Sunday in Lent: March 22, 2020 Year A: 1 Samuel 16:1-13; Psalm 23; Ephesians 5:8-14; John 9:1-41 At the time of this posting, there was no audio recording of this sermon. I want to welcome you all to this celebration of Morning Prayer. I welcome all of Beckford Parish, Emmanuel and St. Andrew’s who are able to gather with us virtually, and to all our friends who may be joining us. This is a different way of worshiping…
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Seek A Right Relationship With God: Lent 1

Seek a Right Relationship With God: March 1, 2020 Year A: Genesis: 2:15-17, 3:1-7; Psalm 32; Romans 5:12-19; Matthew 4:1-11 At the time of this posting, there was no audio recording of this sermon. Every year on the first Sunday in Lent we hear one of the gospel stories of the temptations faced by Jesus Christ. In the Gospel story, Jesus is engaging the powers of the world – the powers of this world are characterized by domination and violence,…