Sermons tagged with ‘Ash Wednesday’

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Facing Repentance

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Facing Repentance

In Mark 1:9-15, Jesus reveals the mission of God, but another school shooting tests our resolve to see it, or to listen to his words of hope, saying that the time is now, kin-dom is here! A school shooting tests Ash Wednesday’s invitation to reconciliation Lent 1B  |  Mark 1:9-15 I had a really good […]

Ashes and Hearts – On Fire

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Ashes and Hearts - On Fire

Most of what we talk about on Ash Wednesday is found in the small part of the Sermon on the Mount we get in the lectionary (Matthew 6:1-6,16-21). The rest of the chapter reveals it means so much more. Ash Wednesday is way more than ashes – it’s the work of forgiveness Ash Wednesday  |  […]

Not-So Secret Faith

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Not-So Secret Faith

How can we talk about always telling the truth and being honest, if we are also keeping secrets and refusing to share with one another? The love (without hypocrisy) Jesus longs for Ash Wednesday |  Matthew 6:1-6,16-21 For the text and audio, visit the Rector’s Page

Make the Kingdom

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Make the Kingdom: What Ash Wednesday Tells Us About What Jesus Really Wants / Text: Matthew 6:1–6, 16–21 / Ash Wednesday