a sermon on who we are

Fifth Sunday after Epiphany | Texts: Isaiah 58:1-12, Matthew 5:13-20 | The words of the prophet Isaiah read to me this morning like I imagine the trickle of a stream of water might sound to someone who has been thirsty for a long, long time...

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a sermon at a time and place

Second Sunday after Epiphany | Texts: Isaiah 49:1-7, Psalm 40:1-11, 1 Corinthians 1:1-9, John 1:29-42 | “Listen to me, O coastlands; pay attention, you peoples from far away!” The first reading we hear today from the prophet Isaiah is spoken not in the voice of God, but in the voice of the Servant, a character that is featured several times in Isaiah’s writings...