Sermon – February 2, 2020 – Fourth Sunday after Epiphany

Grace and peace and blessings to you, this day and every day, from God our Creator, from Christ our Savior, and from the Holy Spirit. Amen.   Tomorrow / Today, I will get to see my nephew again. You may have heard me mention David before. He’s 6 years old and he encounters the world with … [Read more...]

Sermon – January 19, 2020 – Second Sunday after Epiphany

I am often not a huge fan of the gospel of John. It feels like he is always shouting. It’s like reading an email written in all capitol letters.   I want to ask him – to give me a second – and back up a little bit. Give me some space. It seems like he is never asking a … [Read more...]

Sermon – January 12, 2020 – Baptism of Our Lord

Grace and peace to you, this day and every day, from God our Father, from Christ our Beloved Saviour, and from the Holy Spirit, Amen. I’ve got (Sat.: thirty-one)/ (Sun.: thirty)days. One month. Thirty-one / Thirty tediously long days until they’re here. … Pause … This will be the fifth time I’ve … [Read more...]

Sermon – January 5, 2020 – Epiphany

Star-Journey   Well, another Christmas Day is in the books.  In the stores, all the shiny little bits and bobs that once looked so festive and bright have been marked down 60, 70, maybe even 90 percent, shoved onto out-of-the way shelves to make way for the hearts and flowers of … [Read more...]