Saturday, October 21, 2017

Sermon: Hearing Ourselves Ask, “Who Are You?”

September 24, 2017 Church of Peace, UCC Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield Genesis 25:19-34   Hearing Ourselves Ask, “Who Are You?” (second in the series Choosing Family)   About ten years ago, I attended a wedding. In her toast, one of the bride’s moms made this statement which I’d never heard before, but it struck a chord […]

Sermon: Not Quite Fifteen Minutes (Rally Sunday)

September 10, 2017 —Rally Sunday Church of Peace, UCC Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield (guest speaker, Rhoda) Acts 12:1-19   Not Quite Fifteen Minutes   Oh my dear people! How sweetly splendid is it that you invited me to come and talk on Rally Day. I love this! I’m Rhoda. I travel through time and talk to […]

Sermon: Part One: Taking A Stand

September 3, 2017 Church of Peace, UCC Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield Romans 16   Part One: Taking A Stand (ninth in the series Church and State)   All summer, our sermon series has explored the dicey and dynamic relationship between church and state. We’ve considered topics like: If being Christian is no longer simply what’s “normal”, […]