Pentecost 23B – October 28, 2018

Pentecost 23B Mark 10.36-42 Sunday, October 28, 2018 “What do you want me to do for you?” Whoa! Now there’s a question! What. Do. You. Want. Me. To. Do. For. You! On the one hand, it’s asked all the time in our world. It’s almost a throw away line. From the, “What can I do […]

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Pentecost 19B – September 30, 2018

Pentecost 19B Mark 9.38-50 Sunday, September 30, 2018 Along with the kaleidoscopic foliage, the brisker evenings, and the pronounced withdrawal of the sun from each progressive day, you know that fall is here when football overwhelms the airwaves and bandwidth. While there are clearly issues that challenge the sport, it seems that it has usurped […]

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Pentecost 15B – September 2, 2018

Pentecost 15B Mark 7.1-8 Sunday, September 2, 2018 I would imagine that images of people cleaning out a pig pen or a cow barn do not rate very high in the social media world. No selfies of slopping out the maure. No instagrams of knee deep in you-know-what. It’s always serene sunsets, awesome dinners, and […]

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Pentecost 12B – August 12, 2018

Pentecost 12B John 6 Sunday, August 12, 2018 Many of you may remember the popular Irish Dance production of the late 1990’s, Riverdance. It familiarized a whole generation with the sound and movement of Celtic dance. It also introduced the dancer and choreographer, Michael Flatley, to the world. While Flatley’s choreography delighted crowds from Dublin […]

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Epiphany 5B – February 4, 2018

Epiphany 5B Mark 1 Sunday, February 4, 2018 With all the hype and hoopla, it is impossible not to know that today is Super Bowl Sunday. And with the Super Bowl parties and Super Bowl pools, along with some possible skin in the game as a fan of the New England Patriots or the Philadelphia […]

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Christmas Eve – December 24, 2017

Christmas Eve Luke 2.1-20 Sunday, December 24, 2017 If you remember nothing else from this evening and Christmas going forward, remember this: Jesus did not come to change the mind of God about humanity; Jesus came to change the mind of humanity about God. We all have our favorite Christmas movies. Right? What’s yours? Do […]

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Pentecost 24A – November 19, 2017

Pentecost 24A Matthew 25.14-31 Sunday, November 19, 2017 Wow, as if the colder weather and the darker days that fill November weren’t enough to make you feel a bit depressed, we have our second week of people being thrown into the outer darkness, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth . And the […]

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