Christ is Present (a sermon on Matthew 18:15-20)

God’s grace and peace be with all of you. There’s a website on the internet (because there’s a website for everything) devoted to chronicling passive-aggressive notes. Passive-aggressive notes are the notes you leave your roommate, or your neighbor, or your co-worker, about something they’re doing that you don’t like. A note on the office refrigerator, … Continue reading Christ is Present (a sermon on Matthew 18:15-20)

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A Litany Against White Supremacy

http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-white-virginia-rally-20170811-story.html As Charlottesville, VA becomes the focal point of white supremacy and those who stand against it, this litany was prepared by myself and Pastor Elizabeth Rawlings for use in worship.   Litany against white supremacy   Gracious and loving God, In the beginning, you created humanity and declared us very good We were made … Continue reading A Litany Against White Supremacy

Generational Divide (a sermon on Matthew 11:16-19,25-30)

God’s grace and peace be with all of you. Let’s talk for about generations. Here in this congregation, we probably have representatives of five or six different generations, spanning the 20th century. There are just a few left from the Greatest Generation, those whose early lives were shaped by the Great Depression and who lived … Continue reading Generational Divide (a sermon on Matthew 11:16-19,25-30)