Sermons from January 2019

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Isaiah 43:1-7

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Let us pray:  “Do not be afraid; I am with you. I have called you each by name. Come and follow me. I will lead you home. I love you and you are mine.” Your providence and your care for us never ceases, and yet we are prone to wander: wander to the grass that […]

Exodus 3:1-14

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  Let us pray: Holy and loving God, your ways are higher than our ways and your thoughts are higher than our thoughts. We confess that we are creatures of habit, and even we begin a new thing, that new thing wears into routine and we are unaware. We pray that your Spirit will speak […]

Luke 2:1-20

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May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be pleasing and acceptable to you, O LORD, our strength and our redeemer. Amen. My spouse is well-known in our families for detesting clutter and for spaces to look nice and neat. In fact, if I even suggest that a colleague, community member, […]

Micah 5:2-5

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Let us pray: Mighty and powerful God, your love for creation is everlasting. We confess that in your magnificent presence, we often shrink back, unsure and afraid of how we may be of value in your kingdom. Grant to us the strength of your Spirit, to allow our light of God to shine to others. […]

Zephaniah 3:14-20

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Let us pray: Holy and awesome God, your love for us is unmatched by anything or anyone else in all of creation. We confess, that as we draw nearer to the Christmas season, we find less time to stop and listen for your voice and activity in the midst of our day. We are restless […]

Malacki 3:1-4

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Let us pray: Holy and mystic God, as we await the coming of the Christ child in this season of Advent, we hold fast to your promise of your unfailing love. As we await the coming of Christ, during this season of Advent, we remember that you have created us in your image and have […]