Epiphany C

…ways of such care?Epiphany; Kingdom of God; Government; Lectionary; SermonComments, Observations, and Questions to Consider As many churches will do this Epiphany Sunday, my last church often celebrated the Epiphany

Epiphany 5C

…did it to Israel in the days of Isaiah to save their lives, even though he had to be incredibly harsh to do that.Epiphany; Lectionary; SermonEpiphany; Lectionary; SermonEpiphany; Lectionary; Sermon…

Epiphany 1C

…holds back, the results are nothing less than cosmic. It’s a quiet epiphany, but it packs more wallop than a million renditions of the “Hallelujah” chorus ever could!Epiphany; Lectionary; SermonEpiphany;…

Epiphany C

Epiphany Sunday, most preachers will choose the Gospel reading for their preaching text. Matthew 2 shows us the very first Epiphany of Christ to the world. Born in a barn…

Epiphany 3C

…every Sunday were a glory day for all God’s people as the Word is read and we celebrate the victory of the Lord Jesus.Epiphany; Lectionary; SermonEpiphany; Lectionary; SermonEpiphany; Lectionary; Sermon…

Epiphany 4C

…and care than they did before urban renewal began.Epiphany; Lectionary; SermonEpiphany; Lectionary; SermonIn the more than twenty years that I’ve ministered with and to the church I currently serve, I’ve…

Epiphany 2C

…is also often content to watch people—sometimes even Christian people who should know better—from afar as they soak up the goodness of his creative work.Epiphany; Glory; Lectionary; SermonEpiphany; Shalom; Lectionary;…

Epiphany 3C

Epiphany; Kingdom of God; Lectionary; SermonEpiphany; Law; Scripture; Lectionary; SermonEpiphany; Obedience; Worship; Praise; Disobedience; Creation; Law; Lectionary; Sermon; PsalmsToday there is a great deal of concern about the weak state…

Epiphany 2C

…eager hearts expect! Jesus, in mercy bring us to that dear land of rest, Who art, with God the Father and Spirit, ever blest.Epiphany; Lectionary; SermonEpiphany; Lectionary; SermonEpiphany; Lectionary; Sermon…

Last Epiphany C

…it’s almost beyond bearing.” (From “Beyond Words” by Frederick Buechner, Harper San Francisco 2004).Transfiguration; Epiphany; Jesus Christ’s divinity; Jesus Christ’s humanity GloryEpiphany; Forgiveness; God’s attributes; Glory; GraceOn this Transfiguration Sunday,…

Last Epiphany C

epiphany of glory, the disciples were sleepy! It took a bit, apparently, before they even fully woke up (and then saw something so odd they must have wondered if they…

Epiphany 2B

…reimagining of Nathanael.) Comments, Observations, and Questions On this second Sunday after Epiphany, the lectionary reading from the Epistles seems to have little to do with Epiphany, unless we consider…