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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Homily for Advent 1

Advent #1…Series A Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (November 26&27-2016)   Title: It’s Just a Question of WHEN!! Text: Matthew 24: 36-44   I wonder if any of you remember the 1998 film entitled Armageddon (staring Bruce Willis, Billy Bob Thornton and a very young Ben Afflect). It was an exciting…

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Fr. Dave’s Sermon for October 8th and 9th

PROPER #23…Series C Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church (October 8th&9th, 2016) Title: The Tenth Leper…Doubly Blessed!! Text: Luke 17: 11-19   Friends, embedded in this beautiful Gospel story from the 17th chapter of Luke is a profound and important spiritual truth…a truth that we would all do well to remember. The…

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