Fr. Dave’s Sermon for “Christ the King”

Christ the King…Series A Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (November 26th, 2017)   Text: Matthew 25:31-46. Title: Christ…the INVISIBLE KING!! On this final Sunday of the Church year…I would like to share three simple stories…stories which I believe communicate something of the central truth…the surprising truth…the somewhat disturbing truth of Jesus’…

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Stewardship Sunday Homily Nov 11 & 12

Stewardship Sunday Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (November 11&12-2017) Title: REMEMBERING the FUTURE… Text: Luke 12:13-21 The title of my homily this evening/morning is REMEMBERING THE FUTURE. I wish I could take credit for this clever title, but I really can’t…I borrowed it from the title of a really wonderful book…

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All Saints Day Homily Nov 5th

The Feast of All Saints…Series A Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (November 5th, 2017) Title: Silk Purses and Sow’s Ears… Text: Matthew 5:1-12   Today we join Christian churches around the world in celebration of the feast of All Saints…a feast which we know the church has been celebrating since the…

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Fr. Dave’s homily for Oct. 14th & 15th

Proper 23A (Pentecost #17) Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (October 14&15-2017) Text: Matthew 22: 1-14 Title: God PROVIDES what God REQUIRES!!   I have always thought that the most interesting thing (and, maybe the most important thing) about our Gospel reading for this 19th Sunday after Pentecost, is that it is…

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Fr. Dave’s homily for Oct. 7th & 8th

Proper 22…Series A Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (October 7th&8th, 2017)   Text: Matthew 21: 33-43 Title: The Illusion that IT’S OURS!!   Like the parable of the Laborers in the Vineyard (our Gospel reading for last weekend) you don’t need a seminary degree to understand the main message of the…

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Fr. Dave’s Homily for Oct 1st.

Proper #21…Series A St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church (October 1st, 2017)   Text: Matthew 21: 28-32 Title: The No and Yes Sons!!   Once there was a father who had two sons.  And at breakfast one morning, the father said to his youngest son, “you know that we are in the…

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Fr. Tinh’s Homily from August 13

Proper 14 — Year A – St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church — August 13, 2017 Text:  Matthew 14:22-33.  ” Title: Jesus walks on the Sea.” ——————– In the Name of God: the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. Amen.I have a great nephew who lives with his parents and sister…

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