Sermons tagged with ‘Special Feast Day’

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2014 Easter Sunday

Resurrection

Topic: Three Resurrections

There is more to the Easter event than the divine Son of God being brought back to life. In fact, there are three dimension that the early church fathers taught concerning the Resurrection: a past, present, and a future dimension.

2014 Sunday of the Passion: Palm Sunday

palm sunday

Topic: Why Palms-to-Passion all today?

It is difficult for us, 2,000 years removed from these events, to grasp this huge swing of mood within the first 15 minutes of our worship experience today. But it is important for us to read these stories together, to remember how fleeting and fickle human affections are; and how risky it is to trust human approval.

2014 Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany

South Sudan

Topic: Transformation through Hardships

In 1983 it was estimated that 5% of the population of the south was Christian. Today nearly 90% are either Episcopalian or Roman Catholic. The bishops, including Episcopal Bishop Nathaniel Garang, are clear when they say that “we live only on the mercy of God…”