Sermons tagged with ‘relationship’

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Loving Those Who Are Different

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Trinity Sunday, Year B 30 May 2021 Isaiah 6:1-8 Psalm 29 Romans 8:12-17 John 3:1-17   I grew up in a world of much fear. I am not speaking of the cold war and nuclear war heads nearby. That was not really a topic around our dinner table. But I remember my grandmother’s warnings not […]

Life in and from Relationship

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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 […]

Seeing and Imagination

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Proper 24 (29), Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost, Year A 18 October 2020 Exodus 33:12-23 Psalm 99 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10 Matthew 22:15-22   There is a quote from the Talmud, an ancient text that comments and expands on the Rabbinic law, that says, “We do not see things as they are. We see things as we […]