Sermons tagged with ‘service’

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Love and Service

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Maundy Thursday, Year C 14 April 2022 Exodus 12:1-4, (5-10), 11-14 Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 John 13:1-17, 31b-35   Our Gospel reading begins with these words, “Now before the festival of the Passover, Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart from this world and go to the Father. Having loved his […]

Understanding Power and What to Do With It

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1 John 3:16-24 16We know love by this, that he laid down his life for us—and we ought to lay down our lives for one another. 17How does God’s love abide in anyone who has the world’s goods and sees a brother or sister in need and yet refuses help? 18 Little children, let us […]

What it means to follow Jesus

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Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany / Proper 5, Year B 4 February 2018 Isaiah 40:21-31 Psalm 147:1-11, 20c 1 Corinthians 9:16-23 Mark 1:29-39 We always read the scriptures from our own perspective and, of course, we believe that God speaks to us through the scriptures and that God speaks into our own time and lives. […]