Sermon 3-11-18

The Rev. Hannah Hooker’s Lent 4B sermon     When I was in elementary school, I dreaded bedtime. I was frightened of the darkness and what monsters lurked there. I was frightened of nightmares and frustrated that I couldn’t prevent them. And I was convinced that all the worst things happened at night: storms, illness,…

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Sermon 3-4-18

The Rev. Hannah Hooker preaches Lent 3B I love to cook. I’ve been cooking since I was 20 years old, and in the past ten years I have honed a few of my own recipes. The first recipe that I worked on was my tomato sauce, inspired by the Godfather trilogy in 2011. These days…

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Sermon 2-18-18

The Rev. Hannah Hooker’s Lent 1B sermon   Reading the epistles is often like reading someone else’s mail. We always come in halfway through a conversation, we only hear one side, and on any given Sunday, we only get a small snippet. We do our best to piece the rest together. We hope to find…

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Sermon 2-11-18

The Rev. Hannah Hooker’s sermon from the Last Sunday after the Epiphany, Year B.   This epiphany we have heard about and prayed about and contemplated the ways that Jesus of Nazareth is revealed to be the Christ in Scripture. First, the Magi were drawn by a star and God made them to understand that…

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