2 Easter 2019: God is God, and God is love

My sermon preached at Trinity Episcopal Church, Mission, S.D., on the Rosebud Reservation. From both Acts 5 and John 20: We are the ones to stop the hatred in the world.

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Easter 2019: Believing the ones who went before

My sermon for Easter Sunday 2019, on believing the ones who went before us, and who testified to the truth of what they had seen.

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5 Lent C: Sending forth in love

The sermon preached on Sunday, 7 April 2019, the Fifth Sunday in Lent, Year C, at Trinity Episcopal Church, Rosebud Episcopal Mission, Rosebud Reservation, S.D.

Thank you to Karoline Lewis of Luther Seminary for her insights into the Gospel passage.

(And one little note: Dr. Wright was a general surgeon, not an orthopedic surgeon.)

The painting that Dr. Tom Wright gave to me when I left St. Alban’s Episcopal Church in Annandale, VA, to serve as a missionary in Sudan. He was sending me forth in love.
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3 LentC: Who knew we needed so much manure in our lives?!

Sermon preached on 24 March 2019 at Trinity Episcopal Church, Mission, on the Parable of the Fig Tree, with great thanks to #JakeOwensby and #NadiaBolzWeber for their insights.
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2 LentC: Love, even in the darkness

Sermon preached at Trinity Episcopal Church, Mission, on the 2nd Sunday in Lent on the Rosebud Indian Reservation, South Dakota.

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4 Epiphany C: God’s love is for everybody …

A sermon in two parts: This week, on Luke 4:21-30, when the people realize that Jesus is speaking to them, and they don’t like it.

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4 Advent: Ordinary people (just like us) doing extraordinary things for God

On the eve of Christmas Eve, we hear the story of Mary and Elizabeth coming together, the story of two very ordinary women called to do extraordinary things on God’s behalf. And we are challenged to say “Yes,” just as those two women did so very long ago …

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3 Advent: Lessons from kindergarten … for the whole world

In the second Advent sermon of the series (remember, we missed 1 Advent due to ice and snow), the focus from the Gospel of Luke (3:7-18), John the Baptist teaches us anew the same lessons we learned in kindergarten … only applied to the whole world.

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2 Advent: How do WE prepare the way …?

We missed the first Sunday of Advent due to ice and snow, so there are only three in this year’s Advent series.

For the second Sunday of Advent, from the Gospel of Luke (3:1-6), the focus is on how we prepare the way for the coming Lord.

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Proper 27B: Seeking Hope and Justice

My sermon on Mark 12:38-44.

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