Sermons

Welcoming the Stranger

  And the Word became flesh and lived among us.  John 1   In the name of God, Emmanuel.  AMEN     When I think of Mary and Joseph seeking shelter that Holy Night, I think of how they must have felt like strangers in… Read More >
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Trust the River

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Mandela the Prophet

Advent 2 December 8, 2013 RCL, Year A Memorial Episcopal Church       The spirit of the Lord shall rest on him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and the fear of the Lord. … Read More >
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Joyful Resilience

Homecoming Sunday September 8, 2013 RCL, Year C Memorial Church     I call heaven and earth to witness against you today that I have set before you life and death, blessings and curses.  Choose life so that you and your descendants may live., loving… Read More >
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Can you grasp the hand of resurrection?

    Last of all…he appeared to me also.  1 Corinthians 15:8   In the name of God, who appears to all of us in the those we love.  AMEN.   Pulled out of the grave.   Esther de Waal, that great writer on the… Read More >
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Easter Day Sermon

Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb.  So she ran and went to Simon Peter and the other disciple…then Peter and the… Read More >
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What’s in the bag?

First Sunday of Lent       February 26, 2012 RCL, Year B        Memorial Church All the paths of the Lord are steadfast love and faithfulness, For those who keep his covenant and his decrees.  Psalm 25:1-10 In the name of God, Creator, Redeemer and Sustainer.  AMEN. How do you… Read More >
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Christmas Eve Sermon

The light shines in the darkness and the darkness did not overcome it.The Gospel of John It’s hard to believe but this is my 12th Christmas season in Baltimore. Growing up in Alexandria, Virginia and being from a family that traces its roots to both… Read More >
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Sermon for the 4th Sunday of Easter

Length: 16:16 minutes (4.65 MB) Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 40Kbps (CBR) Sermon for the 4th Sunday of Easter
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Sermon for Easter Sunday

Length: 14:00 minutes (4 MB)Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 40Kbps (CBR) Sermon for Easter Sunday audio
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