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TitleSubjectDelivered ByCentral PassageDate

Sermon - July 5

Dcn. Alan HartMatthew 11:16-19, 25-30Sunday,
July 5, 2020

Sermon - June 28

Mtr. Sally HeiligmanMatthew 10:40-42Sunday,
June 28, 2020

Sermon - June 21

The grace and love of God for youFr. Neal P. LongeRomans 6:1b-11, Matthew 10:24-39Sunday,
June 21, 2020

Sermon - June 14

We have peace with GodFr. Neal P. LongeRomans 5:1-8Sunday,
June 14, 2020

Sermon - June 7

The response of Christians to injustice, racism, and division.Fr. Neal P. LongeGenesis 1:1-2:4a, 2 Corinthians 13:11-13, Matthew 28:16-20Sunday,
June 7, 2020

Sermon - May 31

The power and work of the Spirit in the midst of the killing of George FloydFr. Neal P. LongeActs 2:1-21,1 Corinthians 12:3b-13,John 20:19-23Sunday,
May 31, 2020

Sermon - May 24

Fr. Neal P. LongeActs 1:6-14, 1 Peter 4:12-14; 5:6-11, John 17:1-11Sunday,
May 24, 2020

Sermon - May 17

The love and presence of GodFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 14:15-21Sunday,
May 17, 2020

Sermon - May 10

Jesus our way, truth and lifeFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 14:1-14Sunday,
May 10, 2020

Sermon - May 3

Listen to the voice of the ShepherdFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 10:1-10Sunday,
May 3, 2020

Sermon - April 26

Our eyes opened to recognize JesusFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 24:13-35Sunday,
April 26, 2020

Sermon - April 19

Being people of forgivenessFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 20:19-31Sunday,
April 19, 2020

Sermon - Easter Sunday

The Empty TombFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 20:1-18Sunday,
April 12, 2020

Sermon - Good Friday

What Jesus did for usFr. Neal P. LongeIsaiah 52:13-53:12, Hebrews 4:14-16; 5:7-9, John 18:1-19:42Friday,
April 10, 2020

Sermon - Maundy Thursday

The Eucharist and the call to serveFr. Neal P. Longe1 Corinthians 11:23-26, John 13:1-17, 31b-35Thursday,
April 9, 2020

Sermon - March 29

Jesus our resurrection and lifeFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 11:1-45, Ezekiel 37:1-14Sunday,
March 29, 2020

Sunday Mass - March 29

Fr. Neal P. LongeSunday,
March 29, 2020

Sermon - March 22

God in the midst of our strugglesFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 9:1-41Sunday,
March 22, 2020

Sermon - March 15

God fully knows us and loves us all the sameFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 4:5-42Sunday,
March 15, 2020

Sermon - Healing & Reconciliation Service

Reconciliation and the forgiveness of GodFr. Bob LongobuccoLuke 15Friday,
March 13, 2020

Sermon - March 8

Being born from above in the love of GodFr. Neal P. LongeRomans 4:1-5, 13-17, John 3:1-17Sunday,
March 8, 2020

Sermon - March 1

Temptation: A test of our identityFr. Neal P. LongeGenesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7, Romans 5:12-19, Matthew 4:1-11Sunday,
March 1, 2020

Sermon - Ash Wednesday

Fr. Neal P. LongeJoel 2:1-2,12-17, Corinthians 5:20b-6:10, Matthew 6:1-6,16-21Wednesday,
February 26, 2020

Sermon - February 23

Dcn. Alan HartMatthew 17:1-9Sunday,
February 23, 2020

Sermon - February 16

Mtr. Sally HeiligmanMatthew 5:21-37Sunday,
February 16, 2020

Sermon - February 9

You are the salt of earth and the light of the worldFr. Neal P. LongeMatthew 5:13-20Sunday,
February 9, 2020

Sermon - February 2

The Presentation of JesusFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 2:22-40, Hebrews 2:14-18Sunday,
February 2, 2020

Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting 2020Fr. Neal P. LongeSunday,
January 26, 2020

Sermon - January 26

Our choice to follow JesusDcn. Alan HartMatthew 4:12-23Sunday,
January 26, 2020

Sermon - January 19

Spending time with Jesus changes youFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 1:29-42Sunday,
January 19, 2020

Sermon - January 12

You are a loved child of God.Fr. Neal P. LongeMatthew 3:13-17Sunday,
January 12, 2020

Sermon - January 5

Following the leading of GodFr. Neal P. LongeMatthew 2:1-12Sunday,
January 5, 2020

Sermon - December 29

What do we do after Christmas?Mtr. Sally HeiligmanIsaiah 61:10-62:3, Galatians 3:23-25; 4:4-7, John 1:1-18Sunday,
December 29, 2019

Sermon - Christmas Eve

The gift of ChristmasFr. Neal P. LongeIsaiah 9:2-7, Titus 2:11-14, Luke 2:1-14(15-20)Tuesday,
December 24, 2019

Sermon - December 22

God is with usFr. Neal P. LongeIsaiah 7:10-16, Romans 1:1-7, Matthew 1:18-25Sunday,
December 22, 2019

Sermon - December 15

Jesus is the one...so what?Fr. Neal P. LongeMatthew 11:2-11, Isaiah 35:1-10, James 5:7-10Sunday,
December 15, 2019

Sermon - December 8

Repentance: A way of lifeFr. Neal P. LongeRomans 15:4-13, Matthew 3:1-12Sunday,
December 8, 2019

Sermon December 1

Expecting the return of JesusFr. Neal P. LongeRomans 13:11-14, Matthew 24:36-44Sunday,
December 1, 2019

Sermon - November 24

Christ the KingMtr. Sally HeiligmanJeremiah 23:1-6, Colossians 1:11-20, Luke 23:33-43Sunday,
November 24, 2019

Sermon - November 17

Resurrection LifeDcn. Mary Carol HartLuke 21:5-19Sunday,
November 17, 2019

Sermon - November 10

Resurrection LifeFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 20:27-38, Job 19:23-27a, 2 Thessalonians 2:1-5, 13-17Sunday,
November 10, 2019

Sermon - November 3

Keeping our eye on our inheritanceFr. Neal P. LongeEphesians 1:11-23, Luke 6:20-31Sunday,
November 3, 2019

Sermon - October 27

Psalm 23Dcn. Alan HartPsalm 23Sunday,
October 27, 2019

Sermon - October 20

Longing for the return of Jesus and God's justiceFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 18:1-8, Psalm 121Sunday,
October 20, 2019

Sermon - October 13

Focusing on what is central and not being distracted by everything elseFr. Neal P. Longe2 Timothy 3:14-4:5Sunday,
October 13, 2019

Sermon - October 6

Our small faith and God's big powerFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 17:5-10, 2 Timothy 1:1-14Sunday,
October 6, 2019

Sermon - September 30

A life content in GOdFr. Neal P. Longe1 Timothy 6:6-19, Luke 16:19-31Monday,
September 30, 2019

Sermon - September 22

You can't serve God and the worldFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 16:1-13Sunday,
September 22, 2019

Sermon - September 15

The Mercy of GodFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 15:1-10, Exodus 32:7-14, Psalm 51:1-11, 1 Timothy 1:12-17Sunday,
September 15, 2019

Sermon - September 8

Hate your family, give up your possessions, take up a cross...what's that aboutFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 14:25-33Sunday,
September 8, 2019

Sermon - September 1

PrideFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 13:10-17Sunday,
September 1, 2019

Sermon - August 25

Sabbath: An invitation to restFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 13:10-17Sunday,
August 25, 2019

Sermon - August 18

Dcn. Mary Carol HartLuke 12:49-56Sunday,
August 18, 2019

Testimony - Yolie Waples

Yolie WaplesSunday,
August 18, 2019

Sermon - August 11

Luke 12:32-40Fr. Steve ScarciaSunday,
August 11, 2019

Sermon - Funeral for Ruth Chubbuck

Mtr. Nancy BetzThursday,
August 8, 2019

Sermon - Funeral for Thomas Doane - August 7

Fr. Neal P. LongeJohn 11:21-27, Revelation 21:2-7, Psalm 121Wednesday,
August 7, 2019

Sermon - August 4

Where do we put our focus and our hope?Fr. Neal P. LongeColossians 3:1-11, Luke 12:13-21Sunday,
August 4, 2019

Sermon - July 28

Fr. Neal P. LongeLuke 11:1-13Sunday,
July 28, 2019

Sermon - July 21

Colossians 1:15-28Fr. Neal P. LongeSunday,
July 21, 2019

Sermon - July 15

Breaking down the barriersFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 10:25-37Monday,
July 15, 2019

Sermon - July 7

Dcn. Alan HartLuke 10:1-11, 16-20Sunday,
July 7, 2019

Sermon - June 30

Sermon - June 30Sunday,
June 30, 2019

Sermon - June 23

The power of Christ to set us freeFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 8:26-39Sunday,
June 23, 2019

Sermon - June 16

The Trinity - Not how, but so whatFr. Neal P. LongeRomans 5:1-5Sunday,
June 16, 2019

Sermon - June 9

The Holy SpiritFr. Steve ScarciaJohn 14:8-17, (25-27)Sunday,
June 9, 2019

Sermon - June 2

Longing for the return of ChristFr. Neal P. LongeRevelation 22:12-14,16-17,20-21Sunday,
June 2, 2019

Sermon - May 26

Following Christ in LoveFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 14:23-29Sunday,
May 26, 2019

Sermon - May 19

Love is the measuring rodFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 13:31-35Sunday,
May 19, 2019

Stewardship Testimony - May 19

StewardshipTim MunnSunday,
May 19, 2019

Sermon - May 12

The testimony of Christ by actionFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 10:22-30; Revelation 7:9-17Sunday,
May 12, 2019

Sermon - May 5

Stepping out of your comfort zoneDcn. Mary Carol HartJohn 21:1-19Sunday,
May 5, 2019

Stewardship Testimony - May 5

StewardshipJeanne TaylorSunday,
May 5, 2019

Sermon - April 28

God's desire to reveal himself to usFr. Neal P. LongeRevelation 1:4-8, John 20:19-31Sunday,
April 28, 2019

Revelation Song

Charlene Donohue and Lisa LongeSunday,
April 28, 2019

Sermon - Easter Sunday

The power of the empty tombFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 20:1-18Sunday,
April 21, 2019

Sermon - Easter Vigil

Because He is RisenFr. Neal P. LongeRomans 6:3-11;Luke 24:1-12Saturday,
April 20, 2019

Sermon - Good Friday

The Sacrifice of GodFr. Neal P. LongeIsaiah 52:13-53:12;Hebrews 10:16-25;John 18:1-19:42Friday,
April 19, 2019

Sermon - Maundy Thursday

A life of serviceFr. Neal LongeExodus 12:1-4, (5-10), 11-14;1 Corinthians 11:23-26;John 13:1-17, 31b-35Thursday,
April 18, 2019

Sermon - Palm Sunday

The tension of Palm Sunday and an honest look at ourselvesFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 19:28-40; Luke 22:14-23:56Sunday,
April 14, 2019

Sermon - April 7

Forget the past and press forward with the LordFr. Neal P. LongePhilippians 3:4b-14; John 12:1-8Sunday,
April 7, 2019

Sermon - March 31

The wide open loving arms of the FatherFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 15:1-3, 11b-32; 2 Corinthians 5:16-21Sunday,
March 31, 2019

Sermon - March 24

A life of repentanceFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 13:1-91, Corinthians 10:1-13Sunday,
March 24, 2019

Sermon - March 17

God is faithful to keep the covenantFr. Neal P. LongeGenesis 15:1-12,17-18, Philippians 3:17-4:1, Luke 13:31-35Sunday,
March 17, 2019

Sermon - March 10

Jesus does overcomes where we never canFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 4:1-13, Deuteronomy 26:1-1, 1 Romans 10:8b-13Sunday,
March 10, 2019

Sermon - Ash Wednesday

Ash WednesdayFr. Neal P. LongeWednesday,
March 6, 2019

Sermon - March 3

Lent, the Transfiguration, and the invitation of JesusDcn. Alan HartLuke 9:28-36, [37-43a]Sunday,
March 3, 2019

Sermon - February 24

Fr. Steve ScarciaGenesis 45:3-11, 15, 1 Corinthians 15:35-38,42-50, Luke 6:27-38Sunday,
February 24, 2019

Sermon - February 17

The BeatitudesFr. Robert HaskellLuke 6:17-26Sunday,
February 17, 2019

Sermon - February 10

Understanding who we are in God's presence.Fr. Neal P. LongeIsaiah 6:1-8, [9-13], 1 Corinthians 15:1-11, Luke 5:1-11Sunday,
February 10, 2019

Sermon - February 3

The greatest is loveFr. Neal P. Longe1 Corinthians 13:1-13Sunday,
February 3, 2019

Sermon - January 27

Using your giftsDcn. Mary Carol Hart1 Corinthians 12:12-31aSunday,
January 27, 2019

Annual Meeting 2019

Rector's report to annual meetingFr. Neal P. LongeSunday,
January 27, 2019

Sermon - January 13

The Baptism of Jesus and our own BaptismFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 3:15-17, 21-22Sunday,
January 13, 2019

Sermon - January 6

Continuing to seek and searchFr. Neal P. LongeMatthew 2:1-12Sunday,
January 6, 2019

Sermon - December 30

Fr. Peter SchofieldIsaiah 61:10-62:3, Galatians 3:23-25; 4:4-7, John 1:1-18Sunday,
December 30, 2018

Sermon - Christmas Eve

Christmas: God's gift and desire to be close to usFr. Neal P. LongeIsaiah 9:2-7, Luke 2:1-20Monday,
December 24, 2018

Sermon - December 23

Zechariah and the story of ChristmasDcn. Alan HartLuke 1:39-55Sunday,
December 23, 2018

Sermon - Funeral - Bud Engle

Fr. Neal P. LongeSaturday,
December 22, 2018

Sermon - December 16

Joy in the midst of repentanceFr. Neal P. LongePhilippians 4:4-7, Luke 3:7-18Sunday,
December 16, 2018

Sermon - December 9

Repentance: The life of a discipleFr. Neal P. LongeMalachi 3:1-4, Philippians 1:3-11, Luke 3:1-6Sunday,
December 9, 2018

Sermon - Decemeber 2

Awaiting the return of ChristFr. Neal P. LongeLuke 21:25-36, Thessalonians 3:9-13Sunday,
December 2, 2018

Sermon - Funeral for Peter Terplak

Life in ChristFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 14: 1-6Friday,
November 30, 2018

Sermon - November 25

Christ the KingFr. Neal P. LongeRevelation 1:4b-8, John 18:33-37Sunday,
November 25, 2018

Sermon - November 18

Walking together in the midst of conflict: Keeping our focusFr. Neal P. LongeHebrews 10:11-14 (15-18) 19-25, Mark 13:1-8Sunday,
November 18, 2018

Sermon - November 11

Where do you focus your heart and put your trust?Fr. Neal P. Longe1 Kings 17:8-16, Hebrews 9:24-28, Mark 12:38-44Sunday,
November 11, 2018

Sermon - November 4

Living close to the kingdom of GodFr. Neal P. LongeIsaiah 25:6-9, Revelation 21:1-6a, John 11:32-44Sunday,
November 4, 2018

Sermon - October 28

What do you want Jesus to do for you?Fr. Neal P. LongeMark 10:46-52Sunday,
October 28, 2018

Sermon - October 21

The awesome sacrafice of Jesus ChristFr. Neal P. LongeMark 10:35-45, Hebrews 5:1-10, Isaiah 53:4-12 Sunday,
October 21, 2018

Sermon - October 14

What are you seeing after?Dcn. Mary Carol HartMark 10:17-31Sunday,
October 14, 2018

Sermon - Healing Service - October 13

Rember the inheritance that is already yoursFr. Neal P. LongeEphesians 1Saturday,
October 13, 2018

Sermon - October 7

The foundations of our faithFr. Neal P. LongeHebrews 1:1-4; 2:5-12Sunday,
October 7, 2018

Sermon - September 30

Pray, Pray, PrayFr. Neal P. LongeJames 5:13-20Sunday,
September 30, 2018

Sermon - September 23

The wisdom of God vs. the wisdom of the worldFr. Neal P. LongeJames 3:13-4:3, 7-8a, Mark 9:30-37Sunday,
September 23, 2018

Sermon - September 16

But who do you say that Jesus is?Fr. Rod BrantFrancisMark 8:27-38Sunday,
September 16, 2018

Sermon - September 9

Fatih without actionFr. Neal P. LongeJames 2:1-17Sunday,
September 9, 2018

Sermon - September 2

What really matters? Our actions or our heart?Fr. Neal P. LongeJames 1:17-27, Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23Sunday,
September 2, 2018

Sermon - August 26

Will you stick with the Lord even when things don't make sense?Fr. Neal P. LongeJohn 6:56-69Sunday,
August 26, 2018

Sermon - August 19

Dcn. Alan HartJohn 6:51-58Sunday,
August 19, 2018

Sermon - August 12

Fr. Steve ScarciaJohn 6:35, 41-51Sunday,
August 12, 2018

Sermon - August 5

Why are you looking for Jesus?Fr. Neal P. LongeJohn 6:24-35Sunday,
August 5, 2018

Sermon - July 29

Ephesians 3:14-21, John 6:1-21Fr. Neal P. LongeGod can do infinitely more than you can ask or imagine.Sunday,
July 29, 2018

Sermon - July 22

God desires to make a way where none seems possibleFr. Neal P. LongeJeremiah 23:1-6, Psalm 23,0 Ephesians 2:11-22, Mark 6:30-34, 53-56Sunday,
July 22, 2018

Sermon - July 15

The choices a disciple makesFr. Neal LongeMark 6:14-29, Ephesians 1:3-14Sunday,
July 15, 2018

Sermon - July 8

When our prayers aren't answered as we wantFr. Neal P. Longe2 Corinthians 12:2-10Sunday,
July 8, 2018

Sermon - July 1

The Power of PrayerDcn. Alan HartMark 5:21-43Sunday,
July 1, 2018

Sermon - June 24

Handling the storms of lifeMtr. Nancy BetzMark 4:35-41Sunday,
June 24, 2018

Old Rugged Cross

Charlene DonohueSunday,
June 24, 2018

Sermon - June 17

Walking in Confidence.Fr. Neal P. Longe2 Corinthians 5:6-10,[11-13],14-17Sunday,
June 17, 2018

Sermon - June 10

Fr. Steve ScarciaGenesis 3:8-15, 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1, Mark 3:20-35Sunday,
June 10, 2018

Sermon - June 3

Our need for the SabbathDcn. Mary Carol HartDeuteronomy 5:12-15, 2 Corinthians 4:5-12, Mark 2:23-3:6Sunday,
June 3, 2018

Sermon - May 27

The Trinity - What difference does that make?Fr. Neal P. LongeIsaiah 6:1-8, Romans 8:12-17, John 3:1-17Sunday,
May 27, 2018

Sermon - May 20

The life giving power of the Holy SpiritFr. Neal P. LongeEzekiel 37:1-14, Romans 8:22-27, Acts 2:1-21, John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15Sunday,
May 20, 2018

Sermon - Healing Service

The living water of GodFr. Neal P. LongeIsaiah 55, John 4Saturday,
May 19, 2018

Sermon - May 13

If we want life we must choose ChristFr. Neal P. Longe1 John 5:9-13, John 17:6-19Sunday,
May 13, 2018

Stewardship Testimony - Gary Sorensen

StewardshipGary SorensenSunday,
May 13, 2018

Sermon - May 6

Obedience Fr. Neal P. LongeJohn 15:9-17, 1 John 5:1-6 Sunday,
May 6, 2018

Sermon - April 29

We must stay connected to ChristFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 15:1-8Sunday,
April 29, 2018

Sermon - April 22

Believe, Receive, Live, and GiveFr. Neal P. LongeActs 4:5-12, 1 John 3:16-24, John 10:11-18, Psalm 23Sunday,
April 22, 2018

Stewardship Testimony - Elaine Santiago

StewardhsipElaine SantiagoSunday,
April 22, 2018

Sermon - April 15

ForgivenessDcn. Alan HartLuke 24:36b-48Sunday,
April 15, 2018

Sermon - Easter Sunday

Because Christ is risen, so can weFr. Neal P. LongeMark 16:1-8Sunday,
April 1, 2018

Sermon - The Great Vigil of Easter

Completely immersing yourself in Christ.Mtr. Nancy BetzRomans 6:3-11, Mark 16:1-8Saturday,
March 31, 2018

Sermon - Good Friday

The love of God displayedFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 18:1-19:42Friday,
March 30, 2018

Sermon - Maundy Thursday

The call of Jesus to love one another and the demonstration he gave us.Fr. Neal P. LongeJohn 13:1-17, 31b-35Thursday,
March 29, 2018

Sermon - Funeral for Jean Morin

Fr. Neal P. LongeJohn 14:1-6Wednesday,
March 28, 2018

Sermon - March 25

God's love displayedFr. Neal P. LongeMark 14:1-15:47Sunday,
March 25, 2018

Sermon - March 18

Jesus knew his purpose and mission. What is yours?Fr. Neal LongeJohn 12:20-33Sunday,
March 18, 2018

Sermon - March 11

What does God desire for us?Fr. Neal P. LongeEphesians 2:1-10, John 3:14-21Sunday,
March 11, 2018

Sermon - March 4

We are powerless but God is all powerfulFr. Neal P. Longe1 Corinthians 1:18-25Sunday,
March 4, 2018

Sermon - February 25

Dcn. Mary Carol HartMark 8:31-38Sunday,
February 25, 2018

Sermon - February 18

Mtr. Nancy Betz Genesis 9:8-17,1 Peter 3:18-22,Mark 1:9-15Sunday,
February 18, 2018

Sermon - February 11

The revelation of the Glory of ChristFr. Neal P. LongeMark 9:2-9Sunday,
February 11, 2018

Sermon - February 4

Bishop William LoveIsaiah 40:21-31, 1 Corinthians 9:16-23, Mark 1:29-39Sunday,
February 4, 2018

Sermon - January 28

Do you know who Jesus is?Dcn. Alan HartMark 1:21-28Sunday,
January 28, 2018

Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting 2018Fr. Neal P. LongeSunday,
January 28, 2018

Sermon - January 21

Follow Jesus into a new and radically different lifeFr. Neal P. LongeMark 1:14-20, Jonah 3:1-5, 10, 1 Corinthians 7:29-31 Sunday,
January 21, 2018

Sermon - January 14

Take a small step to follow JesusFr. Neal P. LongeJohn 1:43-51Sunday,
January 14, 2018

Sermon - January 7

What does baptism mean for us?Fr. Neal P. LongeMark 1:4-11, Genesis 1:1-5, Acts 19:1-7 Sunday,
January 7, 2018

 
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