The Better Part

a sermon for the 9th Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 11C)

Martha complained when her sister was not doing her share of the work. But Jesus saw things differently.

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What Made the Samaritan Good?

a sermon for the 10th Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 10C)

When the Samaritan stopped to help the man at the side of the road, he treated his wounds, carried him to town, and paid two days wages for his care.  But that’s not what made him good.

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