Wisdom from above is . . . full of mercy and good fruits
What difference does being baptized make for living out everyday life? Surprise! It does not mean rolling along assured YOU have YOUR ticket to the HEAVEN EXPRESS. It means being the answer to prayers God hears from the last, the least, the lost and the lonely. So, we prayed A Christmas Prayer (below) for strength and courage to live our lives as the baptized disciples of Jesus. Listen to the sermon …Continue
Added by Becky on December 25, 2016 at 6:00pm — No Comments
The third in our series on the Baptismal Covenant, focusing connecting our lives to God's striving for justice and peace among all people, and respect the dignity of every human being. Book of Common Prayer p. 305; you can find it online here). The manuscript of the sermon is here; there was no…Continue
Added by Becky on December 18, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Christ doesn't just redeem us - or liberate us - FROM captivity; he redeems and liberates us FOR the Reign of God. We are liberated to live the Kingdom life and values right now. Listen to Deacon Cindy's sermon here, or read it here.
Added by Becky on December 11, 2016 at 6:30pm — No Comments
Repentance is such a downer word. But, we can also see it as a joyful step in a Covenant Life, where truth, then hope give us the best of gifts: a fresh start. Listen to the sermon here, or read it here here.
Added by Becky on December 4, 2016 at 10:00pm — No Comments