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Sermons from July 2018

Enough

2 Kings 4:42-44 and John 6:1-21 ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ Good morning. The gospel passage today may seem… somewhat familiar to those of you who were here last week. Actually, if you noticed, can you just raise your hand? So now that you are here, trapped, I can confess that I have undone the hard work of the creators of the revised common lectionary and…

Rest Awhile

Psalm 23 and Mark 6:30-56 ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ Good morning. I’m tired and a little jet lagged this morning because I just got home from Minnesota—I was working at a summer camp, one that’s been very close to my heart for fifteen years now, and I flew home late yesterday afternoon. The very sharp among you might be wondering why on earth I would…

Dance with Abandon

2 Samuel 6:1-19 David Brings the Ark to Jerusalem 6David again gathered all the chosen men of Israel, thirty thousand. 2David and all the people with him set out and went from Baale-judah, to bring up from there the ark of God, which is called by the name of the Lord of hosts who is enthroned on the cherubim. 3They carried the…