Tenth Sunday after Pentecost – August 9, 2020 – Matthew 14:22-33 – STEM-Wide Morning Prayer via Zoom This sermon, which I preached this morning, is a slightly different version of the sermon I wrote as a contribution to this week's installment of Sermons that Work. Today we find Jesus’ disciples terrified on the Sea of Galilee. … Continue reading “Why did you doubt?”
Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost – October 20, 2019 – Luke 18:1-8 – Trinity, Winchester There is a series of internet memes that begin, “Always be yourself…” Maybe you’ve seen them. Perhaps the most popular is “Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman. Then always be Batman.” It’s not without warrant. Batman is really, really … Continue reading Always be . . .
Fourth Sunday of Easter – May 12, 2019 – Acts 9:36-43 – Trinity, Winchester During the Easter season we hear quite a bit from the book of Acts. Acts chronicles the early days of the Church, the first communities of faithful disciples, and the early apostles, like Peter and Paul, who led them. Speaking of, you … Continue reading Show yourself to be alive
May 1, 2017--Feast of St. Philip and St. James--John 14:6-14 You can watch me preach this sermon by clicking here. Jesus said, “If you know me, you will know my Father also. From now on you do know him and have seen him.” Then Philip said to Jesus, "Lord, show us the Father, and we … Continue reading Satisfied
Lent II—March 12, 2017—John 3:1-17 I preached this sermon at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Decatur, Alabama where I am doing my field education. I am blessed in having the opportunity to spend time with and learn from them every week. I am especially grateful for them recording my sermon which can be found by clicking … Continue reading Born From Above
February 20, 2017 - Mark 9:14-29 You can watch and listen to this sermon by clicking here. Take a trip with me back to Mark chapter six. Jesus called the disciples, “and began to send them out two by two and he give them authority over unclean spirits.” Their confusion is understandable, then, when in … Continue reading Help My Unbelief!
December 25, 2016 - Luke 2:1-14 Thanks to the fine folks at my home parish, you can watch me preach this sermon here. The sermon starts at 7:30. Merry Christmas! And what a merry occasion it can be. The good news for us is, even in the silence we can experience it. Eh, maybe music would be nice, … Continue reading Experiencing The Joy