Sermons

Welcome to the page where you can view Pr. James's recent sermons.  Both Trinity and St. John's follow the Revised Common Lectionary.  In year B (2020-2021), most of the Gospel readings come from Mark.  Please feel free to click here to see the latest--or better yet, join us at 9:00 at Trinity or 10:30 at St. John's to hear them in-person, or online  for Zoom worship!

Just click the Date to open the sermon or the focus text to view the reading!

 

 

Date Liturgical Occasion Focus Text Focus Statement
9/12/2021 Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost Proverbs 1:20-33

Jesus shows us wisdom in the cross.

9/5/2021 Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost Proverbs 22:1-2, 8-9, 22-23 God’s wisdom is for all and especially the least of these.
8/29/2021 Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost Song of Solomon 2:8-13 God gives us the sacrament of human love.
8/22/2021 Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost 1 Kings 8:(1,6,10-11), 22-30, 41-43  
8/15/2021 Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost 1 Kings 2:10-12; 3:3-14 God gives us wisdom.
8/8/2021 Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost 2 Samuel 18:5-9, 15, 31-33 Christ gives us forgiveness.
8/1/2021 Tenth Sunday After Pentecost 2 Samuel 11:26--12:13a Jesus makes the world right through confession and forgiveness.
7/25/2021 Ninth Sunday After Pentecost 2 Samuel 11:1-15 God works through sin to bring healing and new life.