Sermons tagged with ‘Message’

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Reverend’s Message for the season

Well, we’re just days away from ‘All Hallows Eve’, and the weather’s changed, and it seems an end to the glorious summer-like autumn weather. For the first time this season, there was frost on my car windshield this morning! Trinity starts the month with a new venture—a Roast Beef dinner. There are still some tickets […]

Lost and Found Message for Sept 11th

sheep pasture

Lost and Found: Message for Sunday September 11th, 2016. Based on Luke 15: 1-10 Many of you know I live on a sheep farm, and have for more than 40 years. I’ve made it a bit of a hobby to watch the behavior and activities of our sheep. Have you ever watched livestock grazing in […]

The Power of the Tongue Message for Sept 13

The Power of the Tongue! Based on James 3: 1-12

Message for Sept 13th: The Power of the Tongue! Based on James 3: 1-12 3 Dear brothers and sisters,[a] not many of you should become teachers in the church, for we who teach will be judged more strictly. 2 Indeed, we all make many mistakes. For if we could control our tongues, we would be […]

Seeing God, Missing God Message

Jesus-healing miracle

Seeing God, Missing God Message for June 7th, 15. Based on Mark 3: 20-35 Loving and Gracious Lord: Open our eyes to see you, our ears to hear you, our hearts to know you and our minds to understand you. Today’s scripture reading from Mark’s gospel is a really interesting one. It’s full of name […]

The Lord is Near – Message for the 2nd Sunday of Epiphany

The Second Sunday of Epiphany January 18/15 The Lord is Near Based on John 1:43-51, Psalm 139:1-16 The day before our gospel story for today starts, Jesus has already begun gathering up people to become his disciples. The first one to follow Jesus is Andrew, and another disciple whom John doesn’t name. And interestingly, these […]

Christmas Eve Message 2014 “a message of hope “

Christmas Eve Message 2014  Based on the Luke’s Nativity Story: Luke 2. 1-14 The Christmas story—we hear it every year at this time, some of us will have entire verses of this story memorized – well for those of us who are “of an age” shall we say. As I get older, I find it […]

The Road Maker ~ Message for Advent 2

“ The Road Maker” Message for the Second Sunday of Advent, December 7, 2014 Based on: Isaiah 40: 1-11 & Mark 1: 1-8 Today’s Gospel reading is the opening verses of Mark. “The beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ, the Son of God.” (Mk 1.1 NRSV) Sounds like it could maybe even be […]

Loving God ~ Message for Oct 26, 2014

Loving God: Message for October 26, 2014 Based on Matthew 22. 34-46 As I was pondering this passage on love, I got to thinking about my first “love”, my first serious boyfriend. Do you remember your first serious crush on someone, the first time you fell in love? Can you recall what that was like? […]