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The Twenty-First Sunday After Pentecost Sermon – October 17, 2021

A sermon that hears Jesus proclaiming “I came not to be served but to serve” as a life giving epitaph with the a story bringing someone a cup of coffee.

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The Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost Sermon (The Pearl of Great Price) – October 3, 2021

A sermon featuring the Pearl of Great Price: a story about the surprising Good News that unfolds when you commit to sell all that you have and discover your real role was always that of God’s steward.

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The Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost Sermon – September 26, 2021

A sermon that connects the witness of personal story (that of the preacher’s call to priesthood) to how God uses the least likely people to do God’s work.

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The Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost Sermon – September 19, 2021

A sermon that links the deep meaning of shalom to embracing by word and action this statement: “We belong to one another. Together, with God’s help, we can make one another stronger.”

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The Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost Sermon – September 12, 2021

A sermon that confronts presumptuous sins, untamed tongues, and the arrogance of opinion with a call to humility and the deep spirituality of the Prayer attributed to St. Francis.

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The Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost Sermon – September 5, 2021

A sermon that connects us to Jesus and his very human struggle to hear and respond to the voices of outsiders as we learn to live a prayer of self-dedication.

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The Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost Sermon – August 29, 2021

A sermon that ponders how well we can stay open to God’s invitations to be hearers and doers of the word through a visible practice that connects with how deep and broad is the love found on the transformed cross.

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The Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost Sermon – August 22, 2021

A sermon that confronts the reality of “I believe, help my unbelief” with a continual commitment to the vows we make at Holy Baptism as we set our hearts on Jesus.

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The Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost Sermon – August 15, 2021

A sermon that reminds us of what it means to be bold enough to share the saving embrace we have found in the love of Jesus Christ.

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The Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost Sermon – August 8, 2021

A sermon that reminds us of what it means to share the bread of life that is the love of Jesus Christ.

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