A sermon that looks at why we promise “We will” in support of the newly baptized, especially infants and young children I preached it to the one year old candidate for baptism with hopes that she will one day appreciate the reference to the movie The Godfather..
Tags: Affirmations. Godparents, baptism, believe, Bishop Brent Collect for Mission, Children Learn What They Live, conversation, Dorothy Law Nolte, Episcopal, faith, inward grace, Latin baptism rite, outward sign, Prayer of Self-Dedication, promise, Renunciations, sacrament, sermon, set-your-heart, Show and Tell, signature, support newly baptized, The Godfather Movie
A Sermon about the importance of sharing the abundant love of Jesus with the seven-fold gifts of the Spirit articulated in Holy Baptism.
Category: Liturgical Resources, Sermons
Tags: abundant love, baptismal certificate, Breaking of the Bread, Coved-19, Episcopal, Holy Baptism, Jesus, promises, Psalm 23, saving embrace, sermon, shadow of death shepherdâ€™s voice, shared in common, signature, tactile
The Sermon – The First Sunday After The Epiphany: The Baptism of Our LordÂ Â (1 Epiphany Year C)Â preached in my role as Priest-in-Charge Christ Episcopal Church Middletown, New Jersey – January 10, 2016. This sermon can viewed at
Tags: baptism, Confirmation, credit card chip, credit card stripe, DMV, driver's license, Endorsement, Episcopal, holy spirit, Jesus, pledge card, River Jordan, sermon, signature, signing your name, Transfiguration