Blog Archives

“This Way”

Sermon, Day of Holy Trinity, 2015, Gospel, John 3:1-17 Nicodemus said to him, “How can these things be?” 10 Jesus answered him, “Are you the teacher of Israel and yet you do not understand these things? 11 Truly, truly, I say to you, we speak of what we know, and

Read more ›

Posted in Sermons

“Not as the World Gives”

Sermon, Pentecost, 2015, Gospel, John 14:23-31 “But the Helper, the Holy Spirit,whom the Father will send in my name, he will teach you all things and bring to your remembrance all that I have said to you. 27 Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not

Read more ›

Posted in Sermons

“The Spirit of Truth”

Sermon, Easter 7, Exaudi, Gospel, John 15: 26-16:4 “But when the Helper comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, the Spirit of truth, who proceeds from the Father, he will bear witness about me. 27 And you also will bear witness,because you have been with me from

Read more ›

Posted in Sermons

“I Have Overcome the World.”

Sermon, Easter 6, Rogate, 2015, Gospel, John 16:23-33 “Behold, [Jesus said] the hour is coming, indeed it has come, when you will be scattered, each to his own home, and will leave me alone. Yet I am not alone, for the Father is with me. 33 I have said these

Read more ›

Posted in Sermons

“Guide and Helper”

Sermon, The Fourth Sunday after Easter, Cantate, 2015, Gospel, John 16:5-15 “I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. 13 When the Spirit of truth comes, He will guide you into all the truth, for He will not speak on his own authority,

Read more ›

Posted in Sermons

“A Little While”

Sermon, The Third Sunday after Easter, Jubilate, Gospel, John 16:16-22 You’ve all heard the stories about children who get in the family car for a vacation trip and after an hour or so say, “Are we there yet?” Our daughter Vanessa says something like that, “Are we almost there?” Sometimes

Read more ›

Posted in Sermons, Uncategorized

“The Fold

Sermon, Misericordias Domini,the Second Sunday after Easter, 2015, Gospel,John 10:11-16 “People are sheep; they’re a face in the crowd that no one can see. I hate to be the one to say it, but someone had to break the news. Do you want to stand out? Then stop being a

Read more ›

Posted in Sermons

“Word, Faith, Life”

Sermon for the First Sunday after Easter, April 12, 2015, Quasimodo Geniti, Gospel, St. John 20:19-31   Were you by chance on one of the Apollo missions that went to the moon? Have you been to Egypt and  seen and touched the pyramids? Did you see the Spanish Armada sunk,

Read more ›

Posted in Sermons, Uncategorized

“Just As He Told You”

Sermon, Easter Day, 2015, Gospel, Mark 16:1-8 They say that nobody likes an “I told you so.” But that’s not completely true. We don’t like it when someone has warned us that if we don’t change our behavior we will pay a price and we ignore them and pay the

Read more ›

Posted in Sermons

“My Redeemer Lives!”

Sermon on Easter Sunrise, OT, Job 19:23-27 “I know that my Redeemer lives, and at the last He will stand upon the earth. And after my skin has been thus destroyed, yet in my flesh I shall see God, whom I shall see for myself, and my eyes shall behold.”

Read more ›

Posted in Sermons