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Sermons on prayer

Philippians 2:1-11 from April 5, 2020

We keep it simple and look at three ways to respond to this remarkable reading, a hymn of the ancient church, today: We are to contemplate what Christ has done, become a people who witness what Christ has done, and learn to live what Christ has done.

Luke 18:1-8 from October 20, 2019

We take a brief detour into the Luke reading this week and find Jesus encouraging us to bring our experiences of injustice, our frustration, our pain to God in prayer. We are invited and instructed to assault God with our prayers. Will we do so? Or will we lose faith?

Song of Songs 2:8-13 from September 2, 2018

We look at this particular portion of Song of Songs but take the opportunity to discuss the book more widely.  This erotic poem that is part of our holy canon invites us into an image of love unbounded, and we see that it is helpful in numerous ways for us to wander into this image…