Be Refreshed by the Word Made Flesh

Readings for Christmas Day Isaiah 52:7-10 Hebrews 1:1-4,(5-12) John 1:1-14 Psalm 98 This sermon was preached at Christ Episcopal Church in Eureka CA on December 25, 2018. Merry Christmas! Merry Christmas on this first day of how many days of Christmas? Twelve! Many of us know that from the song “The Twelve Days of Christmas” […]

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The World is About to Turn…

Readings for the Fourth Sunday of Advent Micah 5:2-5a Hebrews 10:5-10 Luke 1:39-45, (46-55) Canticle 15 This sermon was preached at Christ Episcopal Church Eureka on Sunday December 23, 2018.    My heart shall sing of the day you bring. Let the fires of your justice burn. Wipe away all tears, For the dawn draws […]

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Advent and Prophetic Angels

Readings for the Second Sunday of Advent Malachi 3:1-4 Philippians 1:3-11 Luke 3:1-6 Canticle 16 This sermon was preached at Christ Episcopal Church Eureka on Sunday December 9, 2018.  Merciful God, who sent your messengers the prophets to preach repentance and prepare the way for our salvation: Give us grace…that we may greet with joy the coming […]

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Advent and Archangels

Readings for the First Sunday of Advent Jeremiah 33:14-16 1 Thessalonians 3:9-13 Luke 21:25-36 Psalm 25:1-9 This sermon was preached at Christ Episcopal Church Eureka on Sunday December 2, 2018.  O day of God, draw nigh as at creation’s birth, let there be light again, and set thy judgments in the earth. At the Community of the […]

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Christ the King Sunday 2018

Readings for the Last Sunday after Pentecost: Feast of Christ the King Daniel 7:9-10, 13-14 Psalm 93 Revelation 1:4b-8 John 18:33-37 This sermon was preached at Christ Episcopal Church Eureka on Sunday November 25, 2018.  Today is the feast day of Christ the King, the culmination and conclusion of the liturgical year. Next Sunday we begin a […]

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