Sermons from October 2017

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Reverend’s Message for the season

Well, we’re just days away from ‘All Hallows Eve’, and the weather’s changed, and it seems an end to the glorious summer-like autumn weather. For the first time this season, there was frost on my car windshield this morning! Trinity starts the month with a new venture—a Roast Beef dinner. There are still some tickets […]

Made in God’s Likeness – message for October 22

Made in God’s Likeness Message for October 22, 2017 Based on Matthew 22: 15-22   Let me set the scene for you for our gospel story from Matthew for today. It’s a couple of days after Palm Sunday, the day Jesus is hailed by the people as the Son of David, a prophet, a king, […]

Thoughts for a Thanksgiving Sunday

Thoughts for Thanksgiving Sunday – 2017 Matthew 6: 25-33 You know, I really had trouble putting this sermon together this week—so many false starts and stops, having a thought, going on a tangent with one idea, another would pop into mind, and I’d try again. You’d think a Harvest Thanksgiving celebrations would be easy for […]

Do-overs, God’s Specialty Message for Oct 1, 2017

Do-overs—God’s Specialty! Message for October 1, 2017 Based on Matthew 21. 23-32 Our gospel story for today starts with Jesus in the great temple of Jerusalem, where he was teaching. And the chief priests and the elders of the people ask him by what authority is he doing all these things. All what things? Well, […]