Sermons - St. Martin's In the Desert

Sermon – May 19, 2019

SermonMay 19,2019Fifth Sunday in EasterYear C First Reading: Acts 11:1-18Psalm 148Second Reading: Revelations 21:1-6Gospel: John: 13: 31-35 “I give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Just as I have loved you.” Gospel: John 13: 31-35 Jesus’ farewell to the disciples, “Now the Son of Man has been glorified, and God has been […]

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Sermon – April 28, 2019

SermonApril 28, 2019Second Sunday of EasterYear C First Reading: Acts 5:27-32Psalm 118:14-29 Second Reading: Revelation 1:4-8Gospel: John 20:19-31 The first verse of Hymn 508 Breath on me, Breath of God, fill me with life a – new, that I may love what thou dost love, and do what those wouldst do. Gospel (John 20:19-31) Jesus […]

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Sermon – April 14, 2019

SermonApril 14, 2019Sunday of the Passion: Palm SundayYear C First Reading: Isaiah 50:4-9aPsalm 31: 9-16Second Reading: Philippians 2:5-11Gospel: Luke 22:14-23:56 or Luke 23: 1-49 Palm Sunday is the Sunday of Passion: We have been in the season of Lent leading towards the comment in our baptism. “Lent” a beginning a spiritual journey with prepares for […]

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Sermon – March 24, 2019

SermonMarch 24, 2019Third Sunday in LentYear C First Reading: Exodus 3:1-15Psalm: 63:1-8Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 10: 1-13Gospel: Luke 13: 1-9 God Hears Our Cry Exodus 3:7 Gospel: Luke 13:1-9 The Gospel today is divided into two parts. When I read the readings for today’s sermon…I was a bit nervous to say the least. Wow! How […]

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Sermon – March 6, 2019

SermonMarch 6, 2019Ash WednesdayAll Years Isaiah 58:1-12Psalm 103:8-142 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10Matthew 6:1-6,16-21 Isn’t it appropriate that Spring is in the air and Lent is here? The word lent comes from the English word, Lente…” Spring” also Lengthen, “to lengthen (daylight)” We have been blessed with so much rain and we are all anticipating a beautiful spring […]

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