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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Fr. Dave’s Homily for Maundy Thursday

Maundy Thursday Saint Andrew’s EC (March 23rd, 2016) Text: John  (John 13:1-15) Title: A New Mandate & Food for the Journey!!   Two things of paramount importance  occurred in the Upper Room on the night before Jesus’ passion and death…two things which happened more than 2000 years ago, but which…

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Homily from the Third Sunday in Lent

LENT #3…Series C Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (February 27th&28th, 2016) Text: Luke 13:1-9 Title: Severe Mercy! The headlines in the evening newspapers where unusually grim-even by Jerusalem standards: Terrorism in the Temple (agents of Pontius Pilate…Roman Procurator of Judea… indiscrimately murder a few Galilean peasants while in the act of worshipping, and then…

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Father Dave’s Homily for Advent III

Advent 3…Series C Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (December 12&13th, 2015)   Title: JOY and John the Baptist!! Text: Luke 3: 7-18   On this third Sunday in Advent, I want to begin my homily with a serious question.  The question is question #146 in The Book of Questions…and Question #146…

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Father David Snyder’s Homily for Advent II

Advent #2…Series C Saint Andrew’s EC (December 5th and 6th, 2015) Text: Luke 3:1-6 Title: Word for the Wilderness… If you listened carefully to the Gospel reading for this second Sunday of Advent, you actually heard two voices speaking to you thru the words of the Evangelist Luke. The first…

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