Jesus Questions, September 2014

The Pharisees play “Questions with Jesus” in today’s Gospel. What do we do with Jesus Questions.   The lessons can be found by clicking here. I worked Matthew 21:23-32.   Listen:

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SR: A Just Vineyard, September 2014

Link: A Just Vineyard, September 2014 Summary of what I was saying and why: Short Stories by Jesus, Amy Jill Levine’s new book, had a strong influence on this sermon. I came to it a bit tired of the story and all of the familiar ways of preaching it. Her turn where it was economic […]

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A Just Vineyard, September 2014

An owner, a vineyard, workers, a just wage. And a steward…   The lessons can be found by clicking here. I worked most closely with Matthew 20:1-16.   Listen:

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Why The Episcopal Church?

I drove to and from my vestry meeting last night listening to episodes of The Collect Call.  If you don’t listen to Brendan and Holli, I heartily recommend this.  I enjoy it because they are church-y but they are also just plain delightful and entertaining.  Holli and Brendan offer The Collect Call as part of […]

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SR: Crosses and Windows, September 2014

It’s been a couple of weeks, hasn’t it? Sorry. A bit of vacation time, a small cold, and a my schedule leapt out of control. Link: Crosses and Windows, September 2014 Summary of what I was saying and why: This is one of the differences between the Canadian and American churches–up here Holy Cross takes […]

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Crosses and Windows, September 2014

There can be a lot of fuss about the stuff of a faithful life, especially if we forget it’s purpose.   The lessons can be found by clicking here.   Listen:

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Witnessing, September 2014

“If you are not listened to bring one or two witnesses…” To witness what?   The lessons for today can be found by clicking here.  I worked most closely with Matthew 18:15-20.   Listen:

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