July 6, 2019
This reading begins Luke's Travel Narrative. In the chapters which follow, Jesus makes His final trip to Jerusalem. From the very beginning, what stands out is Jesus' determination. Next week…

The Empty Tomb

April 27, 2019
The events John recounts read like a three act play, with Mary as the central figure in each act. The story moves from dismay to confusion and bewilderment and finally…

Unless You Repent

March 23, 2019
In the scripture reading Jesus addresses a question on the minds of people everywhere, throughout time: "Why do bad things happen to people?".  Jesus'  answer has implications for all.

The View on the Mountain

March 2, 2019
The account of Jesus' transfiguration has connections to other scriptural events which expand our understanding of God's plan. In the sermon we examine some of those connections to see what…

Reversal of Fortune

February 16, 2019
Luke's account of Jesus' beatitudes differs from the account in Matthew. Luke presents his as a contrast. For each one that comforts the distressed, there is one to warn the…

The Ax is At the Root

January 12, 2019
Jesus' ministry was a radical departure from what the people were familiar with under the Old Covenant. Jesus' teachings  overthrew old ways of understanding. They were not at all what…

The Magnificat Meeting

December 22, 2018
Our sermon peeks in at a visit between two unexpectedly pregnant women who are bubbling over with the inspiration of the Holy Spirit. There is much to discover from the…