Pentecost 8C – August 4, 2018

Pentecost 8C Luke 12:13-21 Sunday, August 4, 2018 In a classic monologue from his A Prairie Home Companion show, Garrison Keillor riffed on the difference between Lutherans and Episcopalians. Lutherans, Keillor noted, were so guilt-ridden and sure that the other shoe must be about to drop culminating in their dancing bear act of worship being […]

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Maundy Thursday ~ April 18, 2019

Maundy Thursday – Rev. Debra Slade – April 18, 2019 St. Francis Church, Stamford, CT Christ has no body but yours, No hands, no feet on earth but yours, Yours are the eyes with which he looks compassion on this world, Yours are the feet with which he walks to do good, Yours are the […]

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Palm Sunday ~ April 14, 2019

Palm Sunday Sermon, April 14, 2019 St, Francis Church, Stamford, CT Today we have been an active part of the story that is at the very heart of our faith – by carrying palms we reenact Christ’s celebratory ride into Jerusalem — by the liturgy play of the passion we hear and speak of Jesus’ […]

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Lent 2C ~ March 17, 2019

Sermon for Lent 2, March 17, 2019 Rev. Debra Slade, BCC, St. Francis Church, Stamford, CT When thinking about a sermon, I often spend several days just reading the assigned texts until something jumps out at me that seems to pull it all together. For over a week, the word – enemy – loomed large […]

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