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Good Friday – A sermon on John 18:1-19:42

One of the more interesting aspects of crafting a sermon is called doing the Exegetical work; referring back to scripture, peeling the layers back like an onion to find what is at the center of the teachings. Done right, it

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Palm Sunday – a sermon on Mark 14:1-15:47

Today is a strange, complex, confusing day in the life of our Church. At one point we stand and process together in praise and excitement – the Messiah is coming! And later, we stand in stunned shock, unable to comprehend

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We travel not alone – A sermon on Luke 24:13-35, The Road to Emmaus

I suppose, twenty years from now maybe my enthusiasm will dim a bit, though I really hope it doesn’t… but what a GREAT story we hear in this mornings Gospel. The writer of the Gospel of Luke goes into great

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Just Love them – A sermon on John 13: 1-17, 31b-35

May the yearnings of all our hearts be the answers to your call Oh God, Creator, Redeemer and Sustainer, AMEN When I started writing this sermon last week, knowing I had two to write, I gained a deep awareness and

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In Joyful Expectation – A sermon on Luke 1:26-56

In the name of the Creator, Redeemer and Sanctifier, Amen  The news of a pregnancy and pending birth of a child can stir many emotions in people, generally emotions of excitement and hopeful expectation, but there are also moments of

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Extravagant Giving – A Sermon on John 12:1-8

Good Morning, It was an honor to accept Rick’s invitation to preach here at All Saints this morning and I’m thrilled to be here with you. My name is Harry and I am a Candidate for ordination to the priesthood,

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Cheeks, Eyes and being perfect – A sermon on Matthew 5;38-48

This morning and over the past few weeks, we’ve heard an ongoing series of teachings where Jesus is offering a rule of life for those gathered around him to follow. Teachings that are leading us to look beyond ourselves, illustrating

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