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On Healing and Service

A sermon preached at St. John’s in Kingston NY on the Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany, February 4, 2018.  Click here to read the scripture. Click the play button below to listen along. Isaiah paints for us a picture of … Continue reading

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Wounded Healer, Welcoming Stranger

A sermon preached at St. John’s Episcopal Church on the fourth Sunday after the Epiphany on January 28, 2018.  You can read today’s scripture by clicking here. Click on the play button below to listen along.     The image … Continue reading

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Guest Post – Deacon Sue Bonsteel

Sue Bonsteel, our deacon at St. John’s, preached on the Sunday after this year’s presidential election.  It’s posted as a guest post here because it’s an important piece of preaching.  Thank you, Sue, for your witness and your ministry. You … Continue reading

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Breathing Faith

You can read today’s scripture by clicking here. What is faith? In today’s gospel, we have the disciples asking Jesus to “increase our faith!” How often do we find ourselves in that place of needing more faith, needing someone to … Continue reading

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I’ll Meet You There

Click here for today’s readings. You can listen to the sermon here as you read: The book of Exodus describes how the Israelites were led out of slavery into the promised land of freedom.  In response, Israel enters into a … Continue reading

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Return to Love

Preached on the celebration of Juan de la Cruz – Dec. 14, 2015.  The Gospel reading was John 16:12-15; 25-28. I like the darkness.  I like the nighttime.  I’m a night owl, not a morning person.  I’ve always envied morning … Continue reading

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I Believe In You

Preached at St Paul’s in Brighton, MI on the Feast of All Saints, November 1, 2015.  The Gospel was John 11:32-44 and we used Marianne Williamson’s famous quote from A Return to Love as one of the readings. Jesus said … Continue reading

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