Sermon 7.22.18: In Praise of Boredom

Father Joshua Daniel Year B Proper 11 Sermon Text: Mark: 6:30-34, 53-56 (Pictured: Qumran, Judean Wilderness, Palestine) (Audio cuts out half way)       There is much to like in Robert Fulghum’s well-known book, Everything I Needed to Know I Learned in Kindergarten. Here are just a select few insights. 1. Share. 2. Play…


Sermon 7.15.18: A Political Sermon

Father Joshua Daniel Year B Proper 10 Gospel Text: Mark 6:14-29 (No audio–audio was corrupted, sadly) —————————- I’ve never been to Disneyland. The fanciest my family got for vacations was a day trip to Branson, which obviously at twelve years old, I thought was the coolest place on earth. The lines at Silver Dollar City…


Sermon 7.8.18: The Presence of God

Sermon by Father Joshua Daniel Year B Proper 9 Sermon Text: Mark: 6:1-13 (Pictured: Sisters of Nazareth Convent)     In the early 19th Century a handful of nuns left their village in France and made a pilgrimage to the Holy Lands, specifically to Nazareth where they believed they had been called to serve. They…


Fr. Joshua’s First Sunday

Sunday, July 1 is Father Joshua’s first Sunday at St. Mark’s. Come for the services at 8 am or 10 am, and stay for a light reception following the 10 am service. We look forward to getting to know Joshua, Jenna, Jude (8), and Ruby (4).