Sermons tagged with ‘control’

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The Problem With Our Desire for Control


Proper 13 (18), Tenth Sunday after Pentecost, Year B 1 August 2021 Exodus 16:2-4, 9-15 Psalm 78:23-29 Ephesians 4:1-16 John 6:24-35   Two years before I was born my parents became vegetarian. As it happened before I was born, I only know the family lore. My father had been ill, my mother feared to be […]

Life in and from Relationship


All Saints Day, Year A 1 November 2020 Revelation 7:9-17 Psalm 34:1-10, 22 1 John 3:1-3 Matthew 5:1-12   The longer one serves a congregation the more likely it is to repeat oneself, but maybe some things need to be said more than once. A former colleague who came alongside me as a mentor in […]