Archive: Jan 2015

  1. Fishing for People

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    Mark 1: 14-20; 01252015; 3 Epiphany Mark Twain told the story of his spending three very pleasant and relaxing weeks in the woods of northern Maine.  On his way home, he was settling himself into his seat on the train, bound for New York City.  A very sour faced man sat down next to him, […]

  2. Hide & Seeking

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    John 1: 43-51; 2 Epiphany; 01182015 I heard about a group of kids that were playing hide and go seek, one warm and sunny day.  They picked the child who was going to be “it” and then all the other children ran off into the neighborhood and hid.  One young boy found a good spot […]

  3. I am well pleased…

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    Mark 1: 4-11; 01110215; Baptism of Our Lord Once again this morning, we find ourselves spending time with our old friend John the Baptist.  Like bookends, John appears both before and after the birth of Jesus, in the seasons of Advent and Epiphany.  And like a best supporting actor, John stands in the wings of […]

  4. Epiphany-Would you buy a used car from these guys?

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    Epiphany—Would you buy a used car from these guys? Sermon By Bridget Hyde O.K.  So…let me get this straight.  These three guys with stars in their eyes roll into town from “afar,” with gifts for the “king.”  I don’t know about you, but this all sounds a little sketchy to me.I mean, would you buy […]