LENT 2021 – DAY 15

Jeremiah 5:1-9Romans 2:25-3:18John 5:30-47 Circumcision indeed is of value if you obey the law; but if you break the law, your circumcision has become uncircumcision. So, if those who are uncircumcised keep the requirements of the law, will not their uncircumcision be regarded as circumcision? Then those who are physically uncircumcised but keep the law will condemnContinue reading “LENT 2021 – DAY 15”

LENT 2021 – DAY 4

Deuteronomy 7:17-26Titus 3:1-15John 1:43-51 “Can anything good come out of Nazareth?” [John 1:46] I have preached exactly one sermon since I retired last December, and it was on the very Gospel lesson that we read today. Those of you who follow the liturgical calendar can remember that this was the reading for January 17 ofContinue reading “LENT 2021 – DAY 4”

WHOEVER WELCOMES ME

Then [Jesus] took a little child and put it among them; and taking it in his arms, he said to them, “Whoever welcomes one such child in my name welcomes me, and whoever welcomes me welcomes not me but the one who sent me.” [Mark 9:37] As I was preparing this sermon for a clergyContinue reading “WHOEVER WELCOMES ME”