Genesis

The Joy Of Cooking – Sermon

The Joy of Cooking Sunday, July 17, 2016 Based on Genesis 18:1-10; Luke 10:38– 42 Fr. Benjamin Thomas

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A Spirit of Peace

Pentecost, May 15, 2016 Based on Genesis 11:1-9, Acts 2:1-21, John 14:8-27 Fr. Benjamin Thomas

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What Makes You so Special?

October 4, 2015, based on Genesis 2:8-14, Psalm 8, Hebrews 1:1-2:12, and Mark 10:2-16 Fr. Benjamin Thomas What is man that you should be mindful of him? the son of man that you should seek him out? -Psalm 8:5 This line from today’s Psalm poses a profound question: why does God bother with human beings…

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Whose Flood?

Fr. Benjamin Thomas February 22, 2015 Based on Genesis 9 and 1 Peter 3:18-22 Once upon a time, there was a man who was warned by a god that a great flood would destroy mankind. The man was told to gather everything necessary for life: supplies, his family, every sort of animal, and put the…

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Under Water

January 11, 2014, based on Genesis 1:1-5; Psalm 29; and Mark 1:4-11 Fr. Matthew Kemp When I was in college I spent a week in New Orleans working on houses for Habitat for Humanity. It was March 2007–a year and a half after Hurricane Katrina had flooded most of the city and displaced hundreds of…

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Learning to Live without Blame

March 9, 2014 (Evensong), based on Genesis 3 & Matthew 4 Fr. Benjamin Thomas   With four children under the age of seven, our family has experienced hundreds of incidents in which one or more children forcefully resolve a dispute. I usually discover this when a crying child informs me that “my brother hit me”…

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