Knit Together, All Saints 2020

One of the ways I’m staying sane in through this pandemic is by knitting more. And it’s amazing to me how well the things even I make hold together because of the physics of knitting. Today we pray that God’s people are knit together. I had some thoughts about that: I worked most closely with […]

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Christian Fish, All Saints 2015

Today we celebrate All Saints, part of a three day period where we remember those who have died, whether we all or individually remember or have forgotten their names.  Today I shared a weird and ancient Christian symbol. The lessons can be found by clicking here. As happens, I preached on the theology of the […]

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Linked Together, All Saint’s 2014

We are surrounded by, linked to, a great cloud of witnesses. This sermon had an activity.  I’ll post a picture of our saintly links on Tuesday.   The lessons can be found by clicking here.  I preached on the theology of All Saints more than any single reading.   Listen:

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Budgeting Grace, All Saints sermon 2013

The lessons can be found by clicking here.  I leaned toward Ephesians 1:11-23, but mostly preached hagiology (Sainthood). I was taught that budgets were important–and that grace doesn’t have a budget. Listen:

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All Saint’s 2012

As many other parishes did, we transferred All Saint’s to this Sunday.  The lessons can be found by clicking here. I worked most closely with John 11:32-44. Lazarus died. Jesus wept. Lazarus lived. (There will be a few moments of silence before the sermon starts. Thank you for your patience.) Listen: All Saint’s 2012

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