Connect the Dots

August 7, 2022 – Proper 14C Hebrews 11: 1-13 Michael Swartz “Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence for things not seen” Hebrews 11:1 When I last preached on this text at Church of Peace I began with the story of an elderly pastor who was...

Sermon: People of New Life

Romans 12:4-21 The scripture Judy read comes to us right from the heart of Paul’s letter to the church in Rome. If you think it sounds like he’s presenting a litany of instructions for how to be Christian, you’re exactly right: Let love be genuine. Hate what is evil....

Reflection: Sharing Faith

Note: This reflection is part of our celebration of the ministry of Mary Kae Waytenick. The service also included a handful of exquisite testimonials and, of course, fantastic music. Acts 27:13-25 In the scripture Sylvia just read, we meet up with Paul on the Worst...

Sermon: Lord, Help Me

Matthew 15:21-28 You might remember. There was a Tuesday at the end of December when we had one of those meaningful snow storms. It started early in the day, and nobody was really ready for it, and already the ground was icy —one of those. At about four o-clock, I...

Sermon: We Used to Fear the LORD…

Daniel 6:1-16 Today we’re continuing the summer series on courage, with a classic Sunday School favorite. Our hero Daniel was Jewish; he was living under Persian rule and working in the administration of King Darius. The Bible says he had an excellent spirit. When...

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