Sermon 3-18-18

Lent 5B sermon by Brandon Haynes   1972. That was the year that my grandparents set of New World Encyclopedias where written. They sat on a solid wood shelf specifically made for them. I’m sure some of you remember what they looked like and may have even owned a set yourself. I grew up with…

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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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