Wisdom from above is . . . full of mercy and good fruits
I'm on an adventure with a congregation that has been around for over 125 years. Venerable old vines are producing fresh new fruit.
November 27. Happy New Year! The Season of Advent is here, and the new church year begins. We have planned a whole series of sermons for Advent based on the Baptismal Covenant. Don't have a prayer book? Here's an online version: 1979 Book of Common Prayer. Today's sermon, for the first Sunday of Advent, can be found here.
In this time of polarization and rancor, the church's mission of justice, peace, hope and reconciliation has never been more important. How do we do it? We can begin by living into our baptismal covenant. Each week, we will explore different aspects of the Covenant. Read the sermon The Covenant Life: Advent…Continue
Posted by Becky on November 27, 2016 at 9:30pm
For five days, I've been listening closely to a wide range of people. I've heard pain. I've heard relief. I've heard nastiness. I've heard anger. Now, I have something to say, at least to Christians: First, we Stand Up for Jesus. Only then do we decide what more we should say and do. Listen to the sermon here, or read it…Continue