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Sermon – July 17, 2016 – The Rev Kelly Aughenbaugh

Proper 11 Year C Genesis 18:1-10a, Psalm 15, Colossians 1:15-28 and Luke 10:28-32 Prayer: God, open our hearts and ears to your Spirit of truth and guide us in following it. Amen. About ten years ago a 75 year old … Continue reading

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Sermon – July 10, 2016 – The Rev Nancy Wittig

Pentecost 8 Proper 10 Deuteronomy 30:9-14 Col. 1:1-14 Luke 10:25-37 Who is Your Neighbor? Is it the one whom you like? Or is it the one you fear? This week’s bloodshed in our nation invites us to take seriously this … Continue reading

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Sermon – July 3, 2016 – The Rev Kelly Aughenbaugh

Proper 9, Year C 2 Kings 5:1-14, Psalm 30, Galatians 6:1-16, Luke 10:1-11, 16-20 Participating in mission Can you remember a time when your expectations for something weren’t what you thought? Think of preparing for a meeting, a presentation, an … Continue reading

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Sermon – June 19, 2016 – The Rev. Keith Owen

QOL DAMAMAH DAKKAH Proper 7, Year C LISTEN: In that lesson from First Kings this morning, we heard a marvelous little piece of poetry, in which is one of the most famous and evocative little phrases in all the Hebrew … Continue reading

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Sermon – June 12, 2016 – The Rev. Nancy Wittig

PROPER 6, YEAR C LISTEN: Two remarkable Biblical stories make for a rich bounty today. Both the OT and the Gospel speak about greed. Wikipedia’s definition of greed is an inordinate or insatiable  longing especially for wealth, status, and power. … Continue reading

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Sermon – June 5, 2016 – The Rev. Keith Owen

REMEMBER THE WIDOWS    Proper 5, Year C The title of today’s sermon–because it’s the central metaphor of  today’s Gospel and Old Testament Scriptures—the title today is “remember the widows.”    In the Old Testament lesson today, we encounter the widow of … Continue reading

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Sermon – May 22, 2016 – The Rev Keith Owen

PERICHORESIS Trinity Sunday, Year C LISTEN: This is not a full text, but extensive notes. Today is Trinity Sunday, the First Sunday after Pentecost, the first Sunday in that long liturgical season we call, alternately, Pentecost or Ordinary time. All … Continue reading

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Choral Scholars Recital – May 15, 2016

A celebration of the ministries of our 4 fantastic Choral Scholars: Kristine Caswelch, Soprano Caroline Scheibe, Mezzo-soprano John Schmeig, Baritone Evan Hines, piano With an organ/piano duet by Rees Roberts and Michael Miller. May God bless you and keep you … Continue reading

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Sermon – Pentecost, May 15, 2015 – The Rev Keith Owen

PARAKLEET Pentecost Sunday, May 15, 2016 Text: John 14: 8-17, 25-27 LISTEN: Today’s sermon was preached from notes. There is no full text. And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate, to be with your … Continue reading

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Sermon-May 8, 2016- The Rev. Nancy Wittig

EASTER 7, YEAR C Acts 16:16-34 John 17:20-26 LISTEN: Whatever one thinks of prison systems there is little doubt that those in jail are stripped of their power and dignity. Most would agree that running afoul of the law has … Continue reading

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