//
archives

Archive for

Serving Those in Need

7/26/2015 Ninth Sunday after Pentecost  Text is John 6:1-21.   Grace and peace to you from God our Father and our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.  Amen. Be prepared – I remember being told that from my mother’s knee.  That’s why we were never to leave home without a nickel in the pocket for the phone booth, … Continue reading

A Balanced Life

7/19/2015 Eighth Sunday after Pentecost  The text is Mark 6:30-34, 53-56. Grace and peace to you from God, our Father, and our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.  Amen. Before I entered seminary, I worked a 9-5 job in Hartford.  I was working in an accounting firm when the IBM Mag Card word processor entered the marketplace. When … Continue reading

No Cinderella Story

7/12/2015 Seventh Sunday after Pentecost  Text is Ephesians 1:3-14. Grace and peace to you from God, our Father, and our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.  Amen. We all know the story of Cinderella.  Cinderella lived alone with her father until he remarried a woman with two daughters.  I guess you could say that they were one of … Continue reading

Boasting in the Lord

7/5/2015 Sixth Sunday after Pentecost Text is 2 Corinthians 12:2-10. Grace and peace to you from God, our Father, and our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.  Amen. Once there was a little man named Bilbo Baggins who went on a great adventure.  He was a very common man, not the kind you would expect to do such … Continue reading