Proper 6A Matthew 9:35-10:8 Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and proclaiming the good news of the kingdom, and curing every disease and every sickness. When he saw the crowds, he had compassion for them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd. T…

Gospel: St. Matthew 28:16-20 The eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to which Jesus had directed them. When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted. And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, bapti…

TODAY is PENTECOST. We celebrate the gift of God’s Holy Spirit. In our scripture readings for today, we heard how this Holy Spirit of God creates and renews the face of the earth. We listened as Jesus breathed the Holy Spirit upon his disciples on that Resurrection Sunday. And, we are encouraged by the gumption given b…

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{NOTE: From this point forward, sermons will be offered in a notes format, rather than word for word. This is Fr. John’s preferred way to preach. By fall, we hope to have video posts of the sermons.}   May 28, 2017 EASTER 7A Gospel of John 17:1-11 After Jesus had spoken these words, he looked up to heaven and said, “Fa…

John 14:15-21 Jesus said, “If you love me, you will keep my commandments. And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate, to be with you forever. This is the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees him nor knows him. You know him, because he abides with you, and he will…

One of the least favorite things I enjoy is shopping for cereal. The cereal aisle in most grocery stores seems endless. Boxes of cereal are stacked from just above ground level to towering 10 feet in the air. And, while my taste buds are tempted by the variety, suspicion of genetically modified foods, bleached flour, b…

https://youtu.be/ihhvm6eLWZI St. Paul’s VBS will be making a special music video of this song in July! It will be up on the website August 1.

John 10:1-10 10“Very truly, I tell you, anyone who does not enter the sheepfold by the gate but climbs in by another way is a thief and a bandit.  2 The one who enters by the gate is the shepherd of the sheep.  3 The gatekeeper opens the gate for him, and the sheep hear his voice. He calls his own sheep by name and lea…

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