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Sermons from April 2016

Drawn In

After these things Jesus showed himself again to the disciples by the Sea of Tiberias; and he showed himself in this way. Gathered there together were Simon Peter, Thomas called the Twin, Nathanael of Cana in Galilee, the sons of Zebedee, and two others of his disciples. Simon Peter said to them, “I am going…

Chasing Ghosts

They got up and returned at once to Jerusalem. There they found the Eleven and those with them, assembled together and saying, “It is true! The Lord has risen and has appeared to Simon.” Then the two told what had happened on the way, and how Jesus was recognized by them when he broke the…

Drawing of the Road to Emmaus by Rembrandt

An Angel Unawares

As they came near the village to which they were going, he walked ahead as if he were going on. But they urged him strongly, saying, “Stay with us, because it is almost evening and the day is now nearly over.” So he went in to stay with them. When he was at the table…

"Doubting Thomas" mosaic

Transforming Pain into Love

Somehow, we humans need a God with scars; reminders of struggles we’ve been through, of all kinds; but scars are also signs of the healing process of life. The scars that Jesus showed to Thomas, paired with his announcement of forgiveness and peace, drove home the reality of Jesus’ transforming love and surprising presence.