Fr. Dave Sermon Proper#13

PROPER #13…Series C Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (July 30th-2016) Title: The Successful Fool… Text: Luke 12:13-21 Three men were walking down a country road when, suddenly, they stumbled across what looked like an old treasure chest.  When they opened the chest they found that it was filled to the brim…

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Fr. Dave’s Homily LOVE WINS

A Wedding Homily Marchese-Emanuel Wedding (June 18th, 2016) Text: Mark 12: 28-34 Title: LOVE WINS!!  LOVE…it’s what makes a Suburu a Suburu! LOVE  is at the heart of Jesus’ Great Commandment from the 12th chapter of Mark’s Gospel: “You shall love the Lord your God with your total being…heart, soul,…

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Mother’s Day Homily

Easter #7…Series C Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (May 7&8-2016)   Text: John 13:31-35 Title: Two Stages of Love…A Mother’s Day Meditation   I begin my homily this evening/morning with an honest confession.  I admit that I am (and have always been) a bit ambivalent about preaching on Mother’s Day, and…

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Father Dave’s Sermon for Easter 2

Easter #2…Series C Saint Andrew’s EC (4-2&3-2016) Text: John 20:19-31 Title: Doubt…the “Ants in the Pants” of Faith!!   The Gospel for this second Sunday of Easter concerns the relationship between doubt and faith. One of my favorite contemporary theologians is a Presbyterian minister named Frederick Buechner.  In hs book,…

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Fr. Dave’s Easter Sermon

Easter Sunday…Series C (March 27th, 2016) St. Andrew’s EC Text: Luke 24: 1-12 Title: Planet NINE and the Resurrection!!   On January 20th, 2016 the world was introduced to a new planet in our solar system. This new planet (named planet NINE by researchers at the California Institute of Technology…

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