Sermons & Series

Live from Christ Episcopal Church
November 20, 2011

Pariahs, Sandpiles and Farm Animals

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November 13, 2011

God’s Destiny For Us

Today I’m preaching from the fifth chapter of Paul’s First Letter to the Thessalonians, which many scholars believe was Paul’s earliest letter, written around 50 AD. The church at Thessalonica was founded by Paul during his second missionary journey (Acts 17:1-9), and the believers there, like many of us, struggled with their understanding of various […]

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November 6, 2011

Oh Wow… Oh Wow… Oh Wow

Today we celebrate All Saints’ Day, the day we remember those who have gone before us into glory, as it were. We acknowledge the cloud of witnesses that both surrounds us and waits for us. Today we “remember before God all those who rejoice with us, but upon another shore and in a greater light, […]

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November 3, 2011

“What Would Uncle Scrooge Do? Gratitude, Honesty and Astonishment” starring Kermit the Frog, John Lennon and Thornton Wilder

"What Would Uncle Scrooge Do? Gratitude, Honesty and Astonishment" starring Kermit the Frog, John Lennon and Thornton Wilder

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November 3, 2011

“Check Out Any Time You Like (But You can Never Leave), Part 1: Anger, Depression and Christian Hope” starring Whit Stillman, Emily Dickinson & David Foster Wallace

“Check Out Any Time You Like (But You can Never Leave), Part 1: Anger, Depression and Christian Hope” starring Whit Stillman, Emily Dickinson & David Foster Wallace

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November 2, 2011

The Foolish Wisdom of God, Part 4

“The Foolish Wisdom of God: Paradoxical Insights for Everyday Living,” taught by Paul Walker. Each talk will look at a different aspect of how the Gospel turns our lives upside down (in a good way) and transforms hurt into hope, from instances of forgiveness and love, to control and guilt, to work and family life, […]

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October 30, 2011

God’s Mercy Endures Forever

Someone recently emailed me about the following event that occurred in a church one Sunday morning: A few minutes before the church service started, the congregation was chatting in their pews when, suddenly, Satan appeared at the front of the church. Everyone started screaming and running for the back entrance, trampling each other in a […]

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October 27, 2011

“Getting Out of Jail Free: Death, Despair and Sacrifice” starring Bob Dylan, W.H. Auden, Leo Tolstoy and Clint Eastwood

“Getting Out of Jail Free: Death, Despair and Sacrifice” starring Bob Dylan, W.H. Auden, Leo Tolstoy and Clint Eastwood

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October 26, 2011

The Foolish Wisdom of God, Part 3

“The Foolish Wisdom of God: Paradoxical Insights for Everyday Living,” taught by Paul Walker. Each talk will look at a different aspect of how the Gospel turns our lives upside down (in a good way) and transforms hurt into hope, from instances of forgiveness and love, to control and guilt, to work and family life, […]

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October 23, 2011

The Love of a Dragon Mother

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