Sermon for Trinity Sunday 2016

S. Trinity Sunday.16 “Trivia?” John 8:48-59 Today is Trinity Sunday and you may well wonder: “Hmmm! What does this Gospel have to do with the Holy Trinity? I only see the Jews accusing Jesus of being demon possessed and not really Jewish. And Jesus isn’t talking about

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Sermon Day of Pentecost 2016

S. Pentecost Day.16 “Let Us Go From Here…” John 14:23-31 We often think that our second reading today from Acts tells the story of the first Pentecost, the Advent of the Holy Spirit. But it doesn’t, actually—popular as that story is. The real Advent of the Holy

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Sermon for Ascension Day (Observed) 2016

S. Ascension Day (Observed).16 “The Place Where You See Him” Luke 24:44-53 It was some Greek dudes who said it, started us off 8 weeks ago on Passion Sunday on the arc that we complete today, the 7th and culminating Sunday of Easter—for us, Ascension Day (Observed)

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