Sermons and Homilies
A sermon from Genesis 4:1-16 dealing with what the Cain and Abel story tells us about God and ourselves.
An audio homily on Genesis 15, dealing with Abraham and his faithfulness to a future promise.
Homily from Deuteronomy 8:11-18, dealing with human inadequacy and the sufficiency of God's presence.
A Tribute to Dona Belle Bratcher, and the value of heritage and tradition; a Mother's Day Sermon from Joshua 4:19-24, that could also be adapted to Father's Day or other services that emphasize heritage.
A sermon from 1 Samuel 3:1-20, the RCL OT reading for Year B, Epiphany 2 and Proper 4.
A sermon from Psalm 22 that provides the basis for a service of healing; this can be used as the basis for an anointing service (originally written for the 2nd anniversary of the Oklahoma City Bombing).
A short homily from the RCL Lectionary reading for Advent 1, Year A, Isaiah 2:1-5.
A homily for Good Friday from Jeremiah's vision of the two baskets of figs, Jeremiah 24:1-10.
A first person sermon telling the story of Holy Week as seen through the eyes of the Roman Centurion at the foot of the Cross.
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