a sermon for the 5th Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 7C)
Jesus healed the demoniac by naming his demon. Until we are willing to name our own demons, we will never be rid of them.
Note: This sermon was a joint effort with my good friend and colleague, the Rev. Pam Smith, Pastor of First Lutheran Church in Nashville.
a sermon for the 4th Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 6C)
Bathsheba, the silent woman, and the Stanford victim all cried out for justice.
a sermon for the 3rd Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 5C)
When the widow lost her only son, she had no voice. But in his compassion, Jesus gave voice to her heart’s deepest desire and transformed her wailing into joy.